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KLOS-FM 95.5 hosts Mark Thompson and Brian Phelps inducted into Radio Hall of Fame

Mark Thompson and Brian Phelps, who were ringleaders of the KLOS-FM 95.5 radio circus known as The Mark & Brian Show, were inducted into the Radio Hall of Fame on Thursday. In their acceptance speeches, Thompson and Phelps were alternately funny and sweet as they spoke remotely from North Carolina and Los Angeles respectively. The ceremony, normally held at the Museum of Broadcast Communications in Chicago,  was held this year like an old-school radio show due to the coronavirus. They thanked ...
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New to Stream: Crackle’s November 2020 Movie & TV Lineup

New to Stream: Crackle’s November 2020 Movie & TV Lineup Crackle, the free streaming network, has announced its November 2020 movie and television lineup, including the premieres of Crackle Original Series Heroes of Lucha Libre and Breaking Beauty, as well as the Crackle AVOD Exclusive Feature Blood and Money. The full list of November titles can be viewed below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRef...
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You Ask, I Answer: When to Switch to Google Analytics 4?

Brian asks, “When should a company really consider shifting over to Google Analytics 4?” Interestingly, reports from Reddit say people setting up new properties are not given an option for GA 3 (aka Universal Analytics, it is available as an ‘advanced’ option) so we’re already seeing Google pushing hard for GA 4 adoption. You should […]
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Family Ski Resort Guide | Brian Head Resort

Utah’s two most iconic landscapes meld into a scene unlike any other at . Stark blue desert skies contrast with distant red rocks and the white snow below your feet; this is a special place. As Utah’s southernmost ski area, Brian Head is located in the Dixie National Forest near , just four hours from Salt Lake and three hours from Las Vegas. A weekend trip to Brian Head is ideal for families who want to pair their adventure with any of the three National Parks nearby. With fewer crowds visiting...
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Airbnb's Update on Trust

Almost one year ago, our CEO and co-founder, Brian, shared a note outlining significant steps we'd take in designing for trust on our platform. We made commitments to, among other things, introduce a guest guarantee, launch a neighborhood hotline, expand our risk assessment tools and verify the accuracy and quality standards of properties listed on the Airbnb platform.
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William Blinn, ‘Brian’s Song’ and ‘Roots’ Screenwriter, Dies at 83

William Blinn, two-time Emmy-winning screenwriter of “Brian’s Song” and “Roots,” died on Thursday, his daughter Anneliese Johnson confirmed to Variety. He was 83. Blinn died of natural causes at an assisted living community in Burbank, Calif, according to his daughter. Born in Toledo, Ohio, Blinn moved to Los Angeles for college, where he launched his […]
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William Blinn, Screenwriter on 'Purple Rain,' 'Brian's Song' and 'Roots,' Dies at 83

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Universal Wrapping Fast & Furious Franchise, Lin to Helm Final Two Films

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Universal wrapping Fast & Furious franchise, Lin to helm final two films It was an idea hinted at by cast and crew a few years ago and now it’s been confirmed that Universal Pictures will be wrapping up its nearly $6 billion Fast & Furious franchise with two final films and have tapped five-time franchise director Justin Lin to helm both, according to Deadline. RELATED: F9: The Fast Saga Release Delayed One Month PB = PB || {}; PB.gptS...
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Amazon Echo Dot with Clock review: A mostly aesthetic update

It’s been a busy few weeks for smart speakers. Amazon kicked things off in late September with newer, rounder versions of both the Echo and Echo Dot. Less than a week later, Google updated the Home, after four years, with the rebranded Nest Audio. And then, last week, Apple unveiled the long-awaited $99 HomePod Mini, finally delivering an affordable version of its Siri speaker. Amazon, for its part, has easily offered the most regular refreshes of the three. Both the Echo and Echo Dot are cur...
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Remembering a Beatle connected KRLA radio legend so popular he had his own flavor of ice cream

If you grew up in Los Angeles during the 1960s or even the 1970s, you are most likely familiar with Dave Hull — The Hullabalooer — heard on various stations throughout the city but best remembered on the original KRLA (now KRDC, 1110 AM) not once but four times! Hull was a thorn in the side of KHJ programmer Ron Jacobs; he was the one KRLA DJ that Jacobs couldn’t beat … his wacky, friendly, fun style of radio was just too popular and he remained one of KRLA’s most highly rated and beloved DJs th...
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Remembering Dave Hull, the KRLA radio legend so popular he had his own flavor of ice cream

If you grew up in Los Angeles during the 1960s or even the 1970s, you are most likely familiar with Dave Hull — The Hullabalooer — heard on various stations throughout the city but best remembered on the original KRLA (now KRDC, 1110 AM) not once but four times! Hull was a thorn in the side of KHJ programmer Ron Jacobs; he was the one KRLA DJ that Jacobs couldn’t beat … his wacky, friendly, fun style of radio was just too popular and he remained one of KRLA’s most highly rated and beloved DJs th...
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The 4 main types of procrastinators and how to not be one of them, according to 2 accountability coaches

Ali Schiller and Marissa Boisvert. Courtesy of Ali Schiller and Marissa Boisvert Ali Schiller and Marissa Boisvert are the co-owners of Accountability Works, where they coach professionals on accomplishing their goals without sacrificing their health. They say that there are four main types of avoidance archetypes, or procrastinators: the performer, the self-deprecator, the overbooker, and the novelty seeker. Figuring out which group you're in can help you break out of your procrastination...
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Comment on pumpkin bread by Brian

to much sugar for me i am a diabetic so i have to watch the suga
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Los Angeles Comic Con cancels plans for in-person 2020 event, postpones to 2021

Los Angeles Comic Con, which created a stir two weeks ago when it announced plans for an in-person convention in December, reversed course on Tuesday and postponed the event to September 2021. Convention organizers had hoped their plans to incorporate extensive safety measures would allow them to hold L.A. Comic Con even as the coronavirus pandemic continues. On Sept. 29 they opened ticket sales even as the state coronavirus czar expressed skepticism that an event of that type could be held so s...
Tags: Movies, Los Angeles, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Brian, Stan Lee, Eric Garcetti, Aidan, Comic-Con, Alice, Los Angeles County, John McCoy, Castillo, Samson, Los Angeles Daily News

UCLA football coach Chip Kelly talks about the Bruins’ 4-2-5 defense

Through the first few days of UCLA football’s training camp in preparation for its season opener at Colorado on Nov. 7, much of the talk has centered around the Bruins’ 4-2-5 defense that new defensive backs coach Brian Norwood is helping employ after the Bruins’ defense had bottomed out, not even ranking in the top 100 the past two seasons. Norwood was brought over from Navy, and the Bruins also added defensive line coach Johnny Nansen (from USC) to join defensive coordinator Jerry Azzinaro. On...
Tags: Colorado, Navy, Sports, NFL, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, College sports, Brian, Norwood, Duke, Usc, Brittain, Ucla, Chip Kelly, Mike

How to write a byline

A while back, I wrote a post on how to write a biography, with some tips for long-form writing about historical and public figures. However, that’s not the only kind of biographical writing you might be called upon to do. You might need to write about yourself.Many people are comfortable writing a personal bio of about two hundred words, but it can be surprisingly tricky to write a short byline for use in a newspaper, magazine, web article, or announcement for a talk. Here are a few tips.Keep it...
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Speed Read: 4 October, 2020

In this week’s weekend roundup, we’re looking at a new CB350 from Honda, farewelling the Harley-Davidson Sportster, and casting an eye over a couple of slick new Yamaha customs. And did you know that Indian has just launched an electric bike? A new Honda CB350! A famous name is back, with classic styling and affordable pricing. But all is not quite what it seems, because this isn’t an update of the iconic parallel twin with Keihin carbs: it’s a model for the Indian market with a fuel-injec...
Tags: Europe, Milwaukee, India, Motorcycles, Ducati, Brian, Honda, Aston Martin, Rhode Island, Caribbean, Harley Davidson, Harley, Yamaha, TX, Pete, Ontario Canada

LAFC faces more challenges with national team call-ups

With the start of the CONMEBOL World Cup qualifying on the horizon, the Los Angeles Football Club will face another challenge in an already difficult season. Forward Brian Rodriguez made the final 23-man roster for Uruguay and midfielder Jose Cifuentes and defender Diego Palacios were named to the preliminary roster for the Ecuador’s national team. As of Saturday, Ecuador hadn’t released its final roster. LAFC will be without Rodriguez, and possibly Cifuentes and Palacios, following tonight’s ga...
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F9: The Fast Saga Release Delayed One Month

BEGIN SLIDESHOW F9: The Fast Saga release delayed one month Following the studio’s decision to move No Time to Die to the release date, Universal Pictures has elected to delay the long-awaited F9: The Fast Saga from its Easter 2021 weekend to Memorial Day, just one year after its original release date. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; admiralCoo...
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Art Collector move might prove priceless at Preakness

Tommy Drury has been training horses for close to 30 years. He’s a Kentucky guy, through and through, and it looked like he was going to have a horse in this year’s Kentucky Derby all the way up until the week of the race. Then that evil, fickle finger of fate that all horsemen know so well struck. Art Collector suffered a minor foot injury while galloping just five days before the race and his handlers made the difficult decision to bypass the Derby and wait for Saturday’s Preakness Stakes at P...
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Working for social justice isn’t a ‘distraction’ for mission-focused companies

Eileen Burbidge Contributor Share on Twitter Eileen Burbidge is a partner at Passion Capital, an early-stage technology venture fund based in London, and is also the UK Treasury's Special Envoy for Fintech. In case you missed it: On Monday, Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong wrote a company blog post titled “Coinbase is a mission focused company” which drew both praise and critique that has continued throughout the week. Personally,...
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7 Ways to Earn and Build Customer Loyalty for Your Business

By Brian Meert Acquiring new customers is a must in growing your business, but it’s also equally important to build a rapport with your current customers. It’s not enough to be the chosen brand for a one-time purchase—you need to become the go-to brand for their desired products or services. How do you become the chosen brand? Let’s explore the ways you can cultivate loyalty with your customers. 1. Establish a unique brand It’s difficult to become customers’ go-to if you don’t have a strong, u...
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A Purpose-Built Glock 48 from DP Custom Works

U.S.A. –-( Opinions of the Glock 48 vary widely; For some, the gun is an answer to a question that no one was asking, while to others it’s a step closer to Glock “perfection.” In my opinion, the truth about the gun is found somewhere between these two polar extremes. My slide returning for DP Custom Works Philosophically, I tend to agree with the first group. Their advice is, “buy a handgun that’s suitable for defense, get training, and practice that training religiously. Do...
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Gale Sayers, NFL Legend Whose Friendship With Brian Piccolo Inspired ‘Brian’s Song,’ Dies at 77

Gale Sayers, the Hall of Fame NFL runningback whose friendship with Chicago Bears teammate Brian Piccolo was memorialized in the 1971 TV movie “Brian’s Song,” has died at the age of 77. According to the Associated Press, which confirmed his death through the Pro Football Hall of Fame, relatives of Sayers confirmed that he suffered […]
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Gale Sayers, Chicago Bears running back great, dies at 77

CHICAGO — Hall of Famer Gale Sayers, who made his mark as one of the NFL’s best all-purpose running backs and was later celebrated for his enduring friendship with a Chicago Bears teammate with cancer, has died. He was 77. Nicknamed “The Kansas Comet” and considered among the best open-field runners the game has ever seen, Sayers died Wednesday, according to the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Relatives of Sayers had said he was diagnosed with dementia. In March 2017, his wife, Ardythe, said she part...
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September 22 Blu-ray, Digital and DVD Releases

September 22 Blu-ray, Digital and DVD Releases Welcome to’s September 22 Blu-ray, Digital HD and DVD column! We’ve highlighted this week’s releases in detailed write-ups of different titles below! Click each highlighted title to purchase through Amazon! New Movies on Blu-ray/DVD Most Wanted Inspired by a gripping true story, an investigative reporter (Josh Hartnett) fights to expose the twisted truth behind a heroin bust orchestrated by dirty cops to frame an innocent man ...
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How to Be Productive While Working From Home

Working from home sounds like a dream at first. You can wear comfy clothes, sleep in a little more than usual and always stay surrounded by the people and things you love the most. You quickly realize, though, that a WFH schedule comes with a custom set of drawbacks, too. You can feel constantly steeped in work, as though you can never make a break. There’s nothing to naturally split up your days, and work will start blending with life. And when you don’t have a boss eyeing you as you walk into ...
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Doheny shines in the sun at Connemara Pro-Am

 Brian with the John Short Memorial (JSM) Salver following his performance at the recent Conor O'Dwyer Charity Pro-Am at Kilkea Castle. Brian Doheny posted back to back 69s to win the 36-hole Connemara Pro-Am on Sunday and in doing so brought the curtain down on the official PGA in Ireland season.The Callan Golf Club professional, a joint winner of th...
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Trip Amputee War Hero Brian Kolage Forced to Crawl

15 US postal agents were sent to arrest Vet Brian Kolage on the alleged charges of misuse of funds from the wall project. They denied Brian use of his prosthetics and wheelchair and forced him to crawl to the detention vehicle. This is beyond outrageous.
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Six months of pandemic photography in the Southern California

One day, this will all be over. Coronavirus will be gone and we’ll get back to normal. But what will we remember? For the past six months, almost every facet of our lives has changed – covered faces, empty shelves, remote learning and drive-thru everything. Our photographers have been working throughout this pandemic to tell the stories of the people of Southern California and record history for our posterity. For our photographers, it’s personal. Normally, when we cover a story we are uninvolve...
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