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Media and empathy

There’s been some interesting discussions of late on the role of media in building empathy and creating more emotion in their storytelling.

The NY Times have been experimenting… 107 more words

Behaviour Change

Week 42 - Meetings and meetings

On this Monday we had a meeting in the comfy sofas of the University of Tampere. Lots of questions have arised among us according to this project and the features, but we are still quite thrilled about this. 142 more words

Some additional reading/listening on mass shootings

This, unfortunately, turns out to be the semester when we talk about mass shootings. Our scheduled class discussion on the media’s coverage of the Charleston church shootings was Friday — just a day after yet another gunman opened fire at Umpqua Community College. 104 more words


Why Nihilism

I have been experiencing and writing a lot about nihilism recently. I’ve struggled with it for the last 3 years, yet I could never pinpoint why I was so attached to it. 883 more words

Yeti's Life


When I think of lawyers, I remember I do not know any personally, but I have seen them played on TV. One of my favorite shows is… 2,161 more words


Please adopt me, Bob Garfield! OR Everyone: Listen to THIS

Do you listen to On The Media?  It’s really good.  Before I had a kid I listened religiously to the broadcast; these days I keep up with the show via their weekly podcast.  477 more words