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Look: Oldest Louisville Slugger bat being auctioned off

The bat is now being put on the auction block by Goldin Auctions and could fetch north of $5,000.<p>But it’s the story of the bat that is pretty …

Major League Baseball

10 Useful Features That You'll Only Find in FCPX

Here are 10 reasons FCP stands out from the NLE pack.<p>Final Cut Pro X has been churning out some great, pro-focused updates in the last year or so. …

Filmmaking

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article<p>“We hold these truths to be self-evident: that all men and women are created equal.” - Elizabeth Cady Stanton

Visual Design

In which a reader seeks my Seattle expertise and is sorely disappointed

He writes I hope you and your family are doing well. I’m a long-time reader of your books and blog. In fact, your book BY WHAT AUTHORITY? was one of …

Bootleg

Find Out What Danny DeVito, Ken Burns, And Armie Hammer Have To Say

<b>Ever wonder what’s on the mind of today’s most notable people? Well, don’t miss our unbelievable roundup of the best and most talked about quotes of</b> …

Humor

Ken Burns' news website uses visual history lesson to bridge bitter political divide

Documentary filmmaker Ken Burns has a new idea to help Americans cope with these divisive times as we celebrate the nation's 242nd anniversary: a visual history lesson to remind everyone that "we've been there before."<p>His new website is named after the nation's motto, E Pluribus Unum – Out of many …

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Ken Burns on political divide: We've been there before

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Monthly Mission

Fri, Jun 22 11:37am<p>By tonyhart87, @TonyHart87<p>Executive producer and director Ken Burns, and directors Erik Ewers and Christopher Loren Ewers have …

Mayo Clinic

Ken Burns Says Making PBS’ ‘The Vietnam War’ Docuseries “Was About Learning” – The Contenders Emmys Video

In Ken Burns and Lynn Novick’s 10-part documentary series <i>The Vietnam War</i>, 80 witnesses give testimonies about their experiences in the conflict from …

Vietnam

Ken Burns’ ‘The Vietnam War’ Is Now on Netflix

If you’re looking for a new Netflix binge (or just something to talk to your dad about at the Fourth of July gathering), then you will be pleased to …

Vietnam

Amazon Blu-ray Sale from $8: Lord of the Rings, LEGO, Ken Burns, more

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>This morning we’ve spotted a number of notable Blu-ray deals over at Amazon. Leading the way is The Lord of the Rings Trilogy …

Darkest Hour

Germany’s World Cup–Winning Coach Joachim Löw Looks a Lot Like Ken Burns

While scrolling through World Cup coverage over the past few days, something came to my attention. I’d like to now bring it to yours. Germany’s 2014 …

Joachim Löw

Volume

About Perspectives<p>Airs on KQED Public Radio every weekday morning at 6:43am, 8:43am and 11:29pm and weekends at 7:36am and 8:36am<p><b>Share Your</b> …

Vietnam War

Ken Burns' THE MAYO CLINIC: FAITH, HOPE, SCIENCE to Debut September 25 on PBS

PBS announced today that THE MAYO CLINIC: FAITH - HOPE - SCIENCE, a new two-hour documentary executive-produced by Ken Burns and directed by Burns, …

Mayo Clinic

Ken Burns Film - The Mayo Clinic: Faith - Hope - Science

PBS announced today that it will air?The Mayo Clinic: Faith - Hope - Science, a new documentary executive produced by Ken Burns, Tues., Sept. 25, …

Mayo Clinic

Ken Burns’ ‘The Vietnam War’ Explores Human Side Of The Conflict – The Contenders Emmys Video

Ken Burns and Lynn Novick have become synonymous with penetrating documentaries in their long careers. In PBS’ <i>The Vietnam War,</i> they tackle one of the …

Vietnam

Ken Burns Sees the Past in the Present With ‘The Vietnam War’

People like to say that history repeats itself, but Ken Burns isn’t buying it.<p>“Every event is new and unique,” documentarian Burns says. “What …

TV

Ken Burns Looks Back on Student Film ‘Working in Rural New England’

Since garnering an Oscar nomination in 1981 for his first documentary feature, “Brooklyn Bridge,” Ken Burns has chronicled events and influential …

New England

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Ken Burns on heavyweight champion Jack Johnson and the legacy of racism

After President Donald Trump granted a posthumous pardon to boxer Jack Johnson on Thursday, we spoke with filmmaker Ken Burns, who chronicled …

Jack Johnson

Pardoned boxer Jack Johnson just ‘wanted to live well,’ Ken Burns says

<b>Judy Woodruff:</b><p>Today, President Trump granted a rare posthumous pardon to Jack Johnson, boxing’s first African-American heavyweight champion.<p>John Yang …

Jack Johnson

LPB wins Telly Award for Vietnam War project

A Louisiana Public Broadcasting project telling the personal stories of Louisianians serving in the Vietnam War has won a Bronze Telly Award.<p>Winners …

Vietnam War

Kens Burns: National parks, trails are our inheritance

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Reporters Committee honors Lynn Novick with 2018 Freedom of the Press Award

Jenn Topper May 10, 2018"She is really, truly interested in hearing the perspectives and ideas on any given subject from every voice you can find, …

Vietnam War

Ken Burns gives a Twitter shout-out to Portland Timbers mockumentary about Seattle rivalry

Ken Burns' Twitter account takes notice of "The Rivalry," a Burns-style mockumentary about the battles between the Portland Timbers and Seattle …

Comedy

Artist and Architect Maya Lin's Inspiring Secret to Making a Big Impact

A conversation with the recipient of the 2018 Ken Burns American Heritage Prize.<p>4 min read<p>"The way Maya boldly and creatively brings attention to some of the nation's and world's most critical social and historical issues embodies all that is the indomitable American spirit." So said documentary …

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Portland Timbers release mockumentary on Seattle Sounders rivalry

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Comedy

What Ken Burns Omits From The Vietnam War

In his own remarks, Mac Owens mentioned an essay by Jim Webb, the decorated Vietnam combat veteran, writer, and former U.S. senator. That essay, …

Vietnam

F. Scott Fitzgerald Estate Wondering Why The Hell Ken Burns Hasn’t Come Knocking Yet

NEW YORK—Saying that the story of one of America’s greatest novelists was “just sitting there begging to be told,” representatives from the estate of …

Literature

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article<p>When James Madison got to Manhattan on March 14, most of Congress still wasn't there.

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