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Topic: magazine

Munn ho!: First in a series


CFN

Gazette staff
Former Oklahoman turned actress/model/ geek icon Olivia Munn won’t return our Twitter DMs. We assume she’s too busy being a “Daily Show” correspondent and all, so throughout 2011, Chicken-Fried News will attempt to keep tabs with her semi-tabloid life.
 
Tuesday, January 18, 2011

Munn ho!: Second in a series

The girl gets around


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Gazette staff
Munn, a 2002 graduate of the University of Oklahoma’s Gaylord College of Journalism and Mass Communication, made a stopover at NBC’s “Today” for a little network synergy, promoting her new Thursday-night sitcom, “Perfect Couples.
 
Wednesday, January 26, 2011

Just another Link in the chain

LinkedIn named as an under-utilized job search tool


Features

Gazette staff
According to the current issue of Website magazine, LinkedIn is “the most overlooked social network,” suggesting that if job-seekers aren’t already using it, they should.
 
Wednesday, February 2, 2011

VOTD: It ain’t easy being ... from New Zealand

Bret McKenzie and Kermit the Frog sing an original song from ‘The Muppets.’

There is a poster promoting “Flight of the Conchords”’ second season on HBO in my office. Thus, any video of Bret McKenzie playing or writing songs on the fly are an automatic VOTD, doubly so when accompanied by any Muppet.

That’s the case here, thanks to The New York Times magazine, which corralled the New Zealand comedian into a studio to talk about his work composing original songs for the new “Muppets” movie and even perform one with the little green guy. It’s a fun little feature, and most definitely worth your time (click through to watch). Turns out writing songs for Muppets is extra-tricky, as McKenzie learned.

Also be sure to read Rod Lott’s super-exclusive interview with Jason Segel. And pick up a copy of tomorrow’s Gazette for a review of the film, which also opens tomorrow.

by Matt Carney 11.22.2011 2 years ago
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Blog up


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Oklahoma City Thunder power forward Nick Collison is moonlighting this season as guest contributor to Balls Out, GQ magazine’s sports blog.
 
Wednesday, January 4, 2012

Best of Business 2012 finalists announced

okcBIZ magazine to recgonize winners at Feb. 24 awards luncheon.


News

Gazette staff
okcBIZ magazine, a sister publication of Oklahoma Gazette, will announce the 2012 Best of Business winners at an awards luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Feb. 24 at the Skirvin Hilton Hotel, 1 Park Ave.
 
Wednesday, January 11, 2012

Take this job and love it?


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Gazette staff
Hate your job? Is your work a Kafkaesque nightmare of drudgery, dullness and slow death?
 
Wednesday, January 25, 2012

The Lowbrow Reader Reader

Deals a royal flush of smart humor.


Nonfiction

Rod Lott
Zines were the blogs of their day, but you could read them in the bathroom. In the early 1990s, I was heavily plugged into the zine culture, sending stamps and dollar bills away in exchange for these indie pubs. Soon, during a short period of boredom and unemployment, I started one of my own.
 
Friday, June 15, 2012

The Goonies: 25th Anniversary Collector's Edition

It's good enough for me.

 
Tuesday, November 2, 2010

The sounds of Science

Sound becomes art in an audiovisual exhibition at Science Museum Oklahoma.


Visual Arts

Louis Fowler
Soundscapes
7-10 p.m. Saturday
through Aug. 2
Science Museum Oklahoma
2100 N.E. 52nd
sciencemuseumok.org
602-6664
 
Wednesday, February 6, 2013
 
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