David Pennington

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JJ Abrams: Hollywood's Renaissance man

Sci-fi visionary JJ Abrams tells Horatia Harrod about publishing his first novel and breathing new life into 'Star Wars’<p>JJ Abrams is not an easy man to pin down. When you’re the busiest man in Hollywood, it takes the combined efforts of a publicist, a personal assistant and a scheduling assistant …

Beers, Bikes, Bemusement - Tour de Fat strikes gold in Denver.

by John Mogos<p>Tour de Fat promised 3 things – Beer, Bikes, and Bemusement and all three were delivered in glorious quantities. With a picturesque …

Kickstarting a Brewery - Former Future Brewing Company - Part 1

Former Future’s Kickstarter Banner.<p>With all the brewery news that comes out of Colorado every week, you’d be forgiven for missing the launch of …

Hey Fatty Fatty, It Was Ska Brewing's Birthday!

“It is a lot like a live high school party, except we are thirty years older and our heads hurt worse in the morning,” says Dave Thibodeau of Ska …

Beers Made by Walking to feature Cerebral Brewing

Official event poster<p>[box]Looking for Beers Made By Walking Tickets? They are available through TicketAlternative.com (updated 9/23, link may not …

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A Beginner's Guide to Wine

A BEGINNER'S GUIDE TO WINE<p>MAISON JEUNE<p>GRAVIERE<p>Downland Vineyard . Pine Mountain<p>25% Grenache 75% Syrah<p>2007<p>Alc. …

Worthy Wine Wisdom, in Infographic Form

Though younger Americans are drinking more wine these days, many of us aren’t as familiar with the ins and outs of everything vinous, with good …

8 Simple Steps: How To Not Be A Dick While Drinking Beer

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No Beer No Work_Print by Melissa Mercado

Literary And Mainstream Novels: What's The Difference?

<i>From Writer's Relief staff:</i><p>The guidelines for literary and mainstream fiction often differ from those of popular fiction such as romance novels, fantasy novels, crimes novels, etc. Although the guidelines for submitting literary and mainstream novels are similar, the content of the work is very …

Woody Allen: What I've Learned

Writer and Director, 77, New York City<p><i>Allen was photographed on June 3 at his office in Manhattan. His forty-eight picture as a director,</i> Blue Jasmine<i>, is now in theaters. Interviewed June 4, 2013</i><p><b>My two teenage girls</b> think of me as ancient. But I'm up before them and wake them to go to school.<p><b>What</b> …

Breaking Bad's Moral Lesson to Civilians

When Walter White and those around him feel forced to do the "wrong" thing, many in the military and veteran community understand all too well the lingering effects.<p>AMC<p>I can almost make out his expression. If I wait a second longer, I'll know from the look on his face whether he's a threat or not. …

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At Work, Be Like Water

By onJuly 16, 2013 in Book Reviews, Wellbeing in the World of Work<p><i>“You must be shapeless, formless, like water. When you pour water in a cup, it</i> …

Changes proposed for GABF brewery competition registration

Too many breweries, not enough tables at GABF (photo provided by Brewers Association)<p>After an unprecedented crush of breweries tried unsuccessfully …

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Love, Dishonor, Marry, Die, Cherish, Perish

• <b>Author:</b> David Rakoff<p><b>From the incomparable David Rakoff, a poignant, beautiful, witty, and wise novel in verse whose scope spans the twentieth century</b><p>Through his books and his radio essays for NPR's <i>This American Life</i>, David Rakoff has built a deserved reputation as one of the finest and funniest …

13 Timeless Lessons from the Father of Advertising - Copyblogger

In 1962, Time magazine called David Ogilvy “the most sought-after wizard in today’s advertising industry.”<p>In his years as an advertising executive …

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What drives writers to drink?

In the small hours of 25 February 1983, the playwright Tennessee Williams died in his suite at the Elysée, a small, pleasant hotel on the outskirts …

A Hollywood Ending

Mardi Gras in June. That was the noise out the window. Like a spray of firecrackers. A <i>tack-a-tack-a-tack-a-tack-a-tack-tack</i> midnight burst of joy.<p>It …