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- -: Chefs at Google: Jacques Pépin | "New Complete Techniques"

December 5, 2012 (over 4 years ago)

Jacques Pépin joined Googlers to discuss his latest (and 28th!) book, NEW COMPLETE TECHNIQUES, which was released on November 13th. Containing nearly 1000 cooking methods and recipes and more than 2000 step-by-step photos, this 700-page volume updates and expands the scope of JACQUES PEPIN'S COMP...

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- -: TEDxRainier - Chris Bliss - Communication Meets Comedy

January 6, 2012 (over 5 years ago)

Powerhouse comedian Chris Bliss explores and reveals what communication translates, and how comedy and thinking funny can lead to better communication. A fresh and captivating voice in the tradition of American satire from Mark Twain to Jon Stewart, Chris Bliss has been one of the country's top c...

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- -: TEDxSanJoseCA - Steve Mazan - It's Never too Late to Chase your Dreams

April 19, 2011 (over 6 years ago)

Erasing the line between Silly and Cynical One joke at a time Man? Myth? Legend? Some say none of these. He is however a stand-up comic. With influences ranging from Richard Pryor to Fozzie Bear, Steve has formed a unique style that bridges the gap between clever and goofy. His material offer...

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- -: TEDxDoiSuthep - Chadwick and Spector - Anatomy of Collaboration

October 6, 2011 (almost 6 years ago)

Chadwick Gray and Laura Spector (Chadwick & Spector), are award-winning collaborative visual artists who have been searching for lost and forgotten artwork in storage facilities of museums around the world for the past 20 years. They are both Fellows of the prestigious New York Foundation for the...

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- -: TEDxEast Salon: Nikki Jean Performs

October 17, 2011 (almost 6 years ago)

Nikki Jean released her debut solo album "Pennies In A Jar" on July 12, 2011 via S-Curve Records. The lead single, "Steel And Feathers (Don't Ever)" was co-written by Bob Dylan. The album also contains the track "Million Star Motel" which features rapping from Lupe Fiasco and Black Thought.[1] On...

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- -: Authors@Google: Jonathan Ames & Dean Haspiel

May 6, 2009 (about 8 years ago)

The Authors@Google program welcomed Jonathan Ames and Dean Haspiel to Google's NY office to discuss their collaborative work, "The Alcoholic". "Jonathan Ames is the author of I Pass Like Night, The Extra Man, What's Not to Love?, and My Less Than Secret Life. He is the winner of a Guggenheim Fel...

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- -: Authors@Google: Jeff Garlin

April 1, 2010 (over 7 years ago)

Jeff Garlin visits Google's San Francisco office to present his book "My Footprint: Carrying the Weight of the World". This event took place on March 22, 2010, as part of the Authors@Google series. Jeff Garlin shares his hysterical and eye-opening journey to reduce his waistline and his carbon ...

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- -: Green@Google: M. Sanjayan

June 15, 2010 (about 7 years ago)

The Atlas of Global Conservation is being published by UC Press and The Nature Conservancy on this day. It will be presented here at Google by The Nature Conservancy's Lead Scientist, Dr. M. Sanjayan. He's a great speaker as is evident by his appearance on David Letterman. This beautiful atlas f...

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- -: Ellen Does the Top Ten with David Letterman!

October 21, 2010 (over 6 years ago)

Ellen surprised the audience at "The Late Show with David Letterman" last night by delivering the Top Ten list! Watch her appearance and find out the top ten things on Ellen's mind!

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- -: Letterman's Writers - David Letterman as a Writer (Paley Center, 2008)

July 2, 2010 (about 7 years ago)

Audience member asks if Dave is their "marionette" or if he works on the material himself. Writer Jeremy Weiner gives an example of Dave rewriting a condo pitch piece and all agree that he is a great writer.

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- -: Letterman's Writers - Richard Simmons And The Flaming Steamer (Paley Center, 2008)

July 2, 2010 (about 7 years ago)

Late Show with David Letterman writer Matt Roberts talks about having Richard Simmons as a guest and collaborator on the show with the unscripted pranks and jokes they set up for him.

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- -: Letterman's Writers - Behind the Scenes of Will It Float? (Paley Center Interview, 2008)

July 2, 2010 (about 7 years ago)

Audience member says when he lived in England his dates only laughed at Will It Float? Late Show with David Letterman writer Bob Borden gets an ovation for writing Will It Float.

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- -: Dave Barry - Why You Shouldn't Make Fun of North Dakota

November 16, 2007 (over 9 years ago)

Complete video at: http://fora.tv/2007/09/20/Dave_Barry_s_History_of_the_Millennium_So_Far Pulitzer Prize-winning humor columnist Dave Barry identifies what is, in his words, a common "theme" running throughout his career. ----- Dave Barry discusses "Dave Barry's History of the Millennium (So ...

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- -: Dave Barry on 'Twilight' and Uncomfortable Medical Procedures

May 21, 2010 (about 7 years ago)

Complete video at: http://fora.tv/2010/05/12/Dave_Barry_Ill_Mature_When_Im_Dead What do 'Twilight' and colonoscopies have in common? Nothing, really, except that humorist Dave Barry takes on both subjects with his usual wit. Barry marvels at growing older and still not understanding the desires ...

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David Letterman: Teleprompter vs. No Teleprompter

March 24, 2009 (over 8 years ago)

Comedian David Letterman makes light of recent criticisms of President Barack Obama's use of teleprompters as aids when he performs speeches. The video first aired on CBS in 2009, but the criticisms continue to this day (2011).

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Source: The Late Show

Conan O'Brien: 2011 Commencement Address at the Dartmouth College

June 12, 2011 (about 6 years ago)

Conan O'Brien gives a laugh-fest of a speech to the Dartmouth College 2011 graduates but eventually spilled true words of wisdom that all could live by to achieve success.

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Richard Kaplan: Richard N. Kaplan's 1999 University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Commencement Address

May 16, 1999 (about 18 years ago)

Richard N. Kaplan shares a brief but meaty speech on tips on how to live life and make a good career while still being a person of superb moral fiber.

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Lewis Lapham: Merlin's Owl, St. John's College Annapolis, 2003

May 11, 2003 (about 14 years ago)

Lewis Lapham shares with the St. John's College Annapolis Class of 2003 the things he has learned from Otto that will hopefully help them have a better perspective on truth and the future.

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Bill Clinton: 1995 State of the Union Address

January 24, 1995 (over 22 years ago)

President Bill Clinton's second State of the Union address discusses cutting back unecessary expenses to reduce the deficit, eradicating welfare to promote responsible parenting and education, lowering the crime rate, focusing on economic growth through grassroots movement, reducing taxes for onl...

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Caleb Chung: Caleb Chung Plays with Pleo

December 1, 2007 (over 9 years ago)

Caleb Chung shows the toys he has invented together with their implications towards the shaping of our next generation.

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Source: TED

Al Gore: Averting Climate Crisis

February 1, 2006 (over 11 years ago)

Former US Vice President Al Gore talks a bit about his life and how homes can start helping out the movement to resolve thge world's climate crisis.

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Source: TED

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