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I-Was-Lucky-Enough-To-Have-NOTHING

I Was Lucky Enough....To Have NOTHING?!?

That's what David Wilson says about his childhood. A remarkable story of an Iowa farm boy becoming the 13th largest car dealer in the country! ‚Äč

Technology-and-Music-Autotune-vs-Imperfection

Technology and Music: Autotune vs. Imperfection

The best musicians and producers (past and present) give their take on the autotuning debate and the attempt to "fix" vocal imperfections.

IBM-Helps-Kids-to-Graduate-Debt-Free-and-Make-Double-the-Median-Income

IBM Helps Kids to Graduate Debt-Free and Make Double the Median Income

Imagine a no-cost degree program complete with mentorships/internships that led to well-paid careers.... Well that’s exactly what IBM CEO Ginni Rometty wants more of our states’ governors to partner on with her.

When-A-Professor-Confronts-Students-And-Their-Hook-Up-Culture

When A Professor Confronts Students And Their Hook-Up Culture...

Kerry Cronin is a philosophy professor at Boston College. She is known on campus as "The Love Doctor." You will see why when she addresses the Tinder/hook-up culture.

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The Snowboard King: How Jake Burton Created An Industry, A Culture, And An Olympic Sport

This is the story of Jake Burton Carpenter, the man who grew an American sport that became a world-wide phenomenon.

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