Author Archives: David

Preview Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies

I’ve watched a half dozen or so of the stories on cancerfilms.org that document how people cope with cancer, and each story ends with this statistic: 1 in 2 men and 1 in 3 women will get cancer. Each time I read … Continue reading

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The NFL’s Concussion Crisis

Chris Borland is a household name to many Badger football fans and was on the verge of national celebrity following a successful rookie season with the San Francisco 49ers. This week, Borland made the biggest news of his football career … Continue reading

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Coming to Sunday Nights

Downton Abbey is over, but there’s plenty of great drama still to come in 2016. Check out previews for two highly anticipated premieres from PBS Masterpiece, plus the Season 4 premiere of Call the Midwife. If you need to catch up … Continue reading

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See Sesame Street’s “House of Cards” Parody

“Some people say there’s too much pork in this town. Frank Underwolf could not agree more.” Sesame Street released its latest parody this week, this time wonderfully merging the stories of “House of Cards” with “Three Little Pigs.” “House of … Continue reading

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Archives of Vel Phillips to be Made Available

Written by Michael Edmonds, Deputy Director of the Library-Archives Division of the Wisconsin Historical Society, which hosts a free discussion on Milwaukee’s Civil Rights Struggle Tuesday, Feb. 24. As you probably saw from Monday night’s documentary, Vel Phillips: Dream Big Dreams, … Continue reading

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