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Gilbert Gottfried: Interview with the slightly mad man

Gilbert Gottfried was a cast member on Saturday Night Live so briefly (one season) and so long ago (1981), that many people have probably forgotten he was ever on it. 834 more words

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When Hard Times Refine us

Not a week goes by after my last blog post before my mom calls…to tell me that she quit her job. Not fired- quit. (This is the first job she’s had after being unemployed for the past four years.) I don’t get any more details than that until about a week later, as she went into an emotional tailspin, with recurring phonecalls throughout the week telling me about how… 860 more words


TERI on the Radio

Tune in to 91.9fm KVRC on Friday, 10/3 at 8pm and Saturday, 10/4 at 7pm to hear Ron Suskind speak about TERI’s upcoming event, Building Bridges. 8 more words

The Way of the World by Ron Suskind (Book Review)


With all the competition from modern news outlets like twitter where information is doled out piecemeal and with such breathtaking pace as to make it almost impossible to verify the validity of sources traditional journalism has suffered and would seem a dead craft but for investigative journalists like Ron Suskind who seem to have carried on where legendary Watergate investigators Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein left off. 1,388 more words

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'Life, Animated,' Memoir Based on Autistic Boy's Love of Disney, Inspires Documentary

A&E IndieFilms has partnered with Oscar-winning director Roger Ross Williams and Motto Pictures to produce the feature documentary “Life, Animated.”

The movie will recap the story of Owen Suskind, son of journalist Ron Suskind and his wife, who was unable to speak due to autism but memorized dozens of Disney animated movies and then turned them into a language to express love, pain and joy. 137 more words