Nate Waggoner

Nate Waggoner's writing has appeared on SFWeekly.com, thefanzine.com, and in Sparkle & Blink. He has read at KQED’s New Kids on the Block Litcrawl event, Quiet Lightning, Bang Out, 851, and Write Club SF. He and his ex-girlfriend host a podcast called “Invitation to Love,” which is available on iTunes. He is the author of a comic book called "A Lifetime of Free Haircuts." He is an MFA candidate in Fiction at San Francisco State University.

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Death Is Complicated: 6 Emotionally Ambivalent Funeral Scenes

Death Is Complicated: 6 Emotionally Ambivalent Funeral Scenes

| July 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

What can funeral scenes in movies and television teach us about how to grieve and how to continue living our lives?

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The Ethics of Paying for Spotify

The Ethics of Paying for Spotify

| July 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

Feeling ambivalent about giving your money to Sean Parker to stop the ads on Spotify? See what a syndicated ethics columnist and the author has to say on the subject.

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Wake Up Call: We Are Not as Post-Racial As We Think

Wake Up Call: We Are Not as Post-Racial As We Think

| July 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

What does the verdict in the George Zimmerman case mean in a karaoke bar on the opposite side of the country?

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Mad Men: Is It Time to Give Up on Don Draper’s Soul?

Mad Men: Is It Time to Give Up on Don Draper’s Soul?

| June 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Over the last six seasons, Don Draper has turned into a nearly irredeemable person. Is it time for us to stop caring?

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Art as Activism at the SF Green Film Festival

Art as Activism at the SF Green Film Festival

| June 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

“More Thank Honey” and “Trash Dance” are not only entertaining films, they are important pieces of social commentary that you should probably go see.

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Why We Can’t Stop Listening to Deerhunter’s “Monomania”

Why We Can’t Stop Listening to Deerhunter’s “Monomania”

| May 21, 2013 | 1 Comment

What makes Deerhunter’s “Monomania” the kind of song you listen to on the way to work and on the way back?

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Watch 5 Beautiful Trailers from the Upcoming SF Green Film Festival

Watch 5 Beautiful Trailers from the Upcoming SF Green Film Festival

| May 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

The third annual San Francisco Green Film Festival, which starts May 30, will be both beautiful and disturbing. Get ready!

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3 Steps to Becoming a Pub Quiz Champion

3 Steps to Becoming a Pub Quiz Champion

| May 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Make friends, win beer and feel good about yourself with these simple trivia tips!

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Celebrate Mother’s Day With These Six Mom-Centric TV Episodes

Celebrate Mother’s Day With These Six Mom-Centric TV Episodes

| May 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

Missing your mom this Mother’s Day? Watch these mom-related TV show episodes, all available on Netflix Instant!

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Marc Maron Shows Me How It’s Done at the Palace of Fine Arts

Marc Maron Shows Me How It’s Done at the Palace of Fine Arts

| April 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

Marc Maron makes his own creative process into a great comedy show.

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