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Rosebud-Compare a movie with Toastmasters Speech

An Old newspaper baron in his palace in America utters the word “Rosebud” and dies in his death bed in the movie Citizen Kane.The news paper publishers are puzzled with the word “Rosebud” and a group of reporters proceed to investigate the reason for the Citizen Kane to utter the word in his death bed. 624 more words

USA, Cambria: Fjölmiðlakóngurinn

William Hearst, fjölmiðlakóngurinn, reisti höll hér rétt norður af bænum Cambria þar sem við dveljum nú. Hearst byggði upp stórt fjölmiðlaveldi í Bandaríkjunum í kringum 1900 og var upphafsmaður hinnar svokölluðu gulu pressu. 528 more words

Roadtrip Part One: I Want to be a Hearst

I have to be honest, when friends come to visit me in Los Angeles I feel a little pang of anxiety. I still don’t know where anything is here and driving still stresses me out. 1,181 more words


February 18 Fried Pickles

“Ask not what you can do for your country, ask what’s for lunch.” Orson Wells

At a bar with friends, listening to a band, I thought I would try Fried Pickles for my First today. 61 more words

Trump this!

On the BBC this morning, an excellent Jonathan Friedland piece on Donald Trump and other past would be political behemoths, William Randolph Hearst, Henry Ford and Charles Lindbergh. 45 more words

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New Books! 11/17/15

Catify to Satisfy: Simple Solutions for Creating a Cat-Friendly Home by Jackson Galaxy (speaking & signing at BookPeople this Friday, 11/20!)

Jackson Galaxy, star of Animal Planet’s hit show My Cat from Hell, and Kate Benjamin, cat design wizard, show cat guardians everywhere how to use home design tricks to address everyday cat care issues. 749 more words


I hate the word superstar”. I have never been able to think in those terms. They are overstatements. You don`t hear them speak of Shakespeare as a superpoet. 157 more words