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Jack Kerouac’s “Beat Paintings:” Now Gathered in One Book and Exhibition for the First Time

Most of us enter Jack Kerouac's world through his 1959 novel On the Road. Those of us who explore it more deeply thereafter may find much more than we expected to: Kerouac's inner life came out not just in his formidable body of written work, but in spoken-word jazz albums, fantasy baseball materials, and even paintings. Though Kerouac has now been gone for nearly half a century, it wasn't until just last year that his works of visual art were brought together: Kerouac: Beat Painting did it in ...
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Brother of Eagles' Barnett dies in car accident

Eagles DE Derek Barnett is in Nashville with his family after his 33-year-old brother, David Barnett, died in a head-on collision earlier in the week, coach Doug Pederson said.
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'Punks Not Dead,' And Neither Is This Intrepid Granny

David Barnett and Martin Simmonds' comic about a troubled teen haunted by the ghost of Sid Vicious really gets going when it introduces centenarian (but immortal) ghost-buster Dorothy Culpepper.(Image credit: )
Tags: News, Sid Vicious, David Barnett, Martin Simmonds, Dorothy Culpepper


Cleveland Arts Prize Announces 2018 Award Winners

The artistry recognition nonprofit Cleveland Arts Prize announced its list of winners for 2018 Friday. The organization has celebrated the best of Northeast Ohio's artistry in the fields of music, visual art, design, literature, architecture, philanthropy and more since 1960. Emerging Artist Awards Darius Steward, visual arts "His work is really his voice. He uses what he knows, and he loves and creates [watercolor paintings] from that, his family, his children, his friends, his environment. It ...
Tags: New York, Cleveland, Northeast Ohio, Mark, Playhouse Square, Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland Arts Prize, David Barnett, Darius Steward, Cleveland Arts Prize Executive, Alenka Banco


Why camping becomes far more enjoyable in adulthood

Despite childhood holidays that were low on thrills, having discovered the joy of canvas later in life David Barnett is determined to carry on camping [Author: David Barnett]
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Design Job: Get a Grip on Your Career

PopSockets LLC, based in Boulder, Colorado, designs, manufactures and sells innovative lifestyle products. Our flagship product, the PopSockets grip, was invented by philosophy professor David Barnett, with the first grip sold on PopSockets.com in 2014. Our product is a collapsible grip and stand that provides secure View the full design job here
Tags: Design, Jobs, Boulder Colorado, David Barnett, PopSockets LLC


The Unintended Value Proposition That Sold Over 35 Million PopSockets

No matter how well we think we know our products, customers can still surprise us with new use cases and benefits. In the case of one inventor, the problem he set out to solve with his product wasn't the real reason people were buying it at all. In this episode of Shopify Masters, you’ll hear from David Barnett, the inventor and founder of PopSockets: a unique smartphone accessory that provides a kickstand, earbud management, and ergonomic grip for your texting, calling, and gaming convenience....
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Former principal charged with sexually exploiting a minor

RANDOLPH, Vt. (AP) — A former co-principal at a Vermont high school faces criminal charges of sexually exploiting a student. Randolph authorities officially charged 50-year-old David Barnett Tuesday after a lengthy investigation. WCAX-TV reports the Waitsfield resident had been on paid leave from Randolph Union High School since late last year. Authorities say the school […]
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The Unintended Value Proposition That Sold Over 35 Million PopSockets

No matter how well we think we know our products, customers can still surprise us with new use cases and benefits. In the case of one inventor, the problem he set out to solve with his product wasn't the real reason people were buying it at all. In this episode of Shopify Masters, you’ll hear from David Barnett, the inventor and founder of PopSockets: a unique smartphone accessory that provides a kickstand, earbud management, and ergonomic grip for your texting, calling, and gaming convenience....
Tags: Google, Facebook, Ecommerce, Asia, South Korea, Europe, New York, Hollywood, Colorado, China, Southeast Asia, Ryan Seacrest, India, US, Los Angeles, San Francisco


A giant knob you can stick on the back of your phone is taking off with celebrities — and it's on track to sell 30 million this year

The PopSocket, an expanding stand and phone grip, has skyrocketed in popularity and has become a top-selling smartphone accessory. The company plans to sell as many as 30 million PopSockets in 2017, and has plans to ramp up its international market next year.   Over the past year, you may have noticed more and more smartphones sporting one increasingly ubiquitous accessory: a colorful, rubbery knob attached smack dab in the center of their backs. Turns out, the knob has a name. It's called a...
Tags: Amazon, Hollywood, Youtube, Singapore, Trends, Finland, Seattle, Jared Leto, Barnett, Gigi Hadid, Dodgers, David Barnett, PopSockets LLC, China Korea Mexico


Meet the PopSocket, a handy gadget that's taking the smartphone accessory market by storm

The PopSocket, an expanding stand and phone grip, has skyrocketed in popularity and has become a top-selling smartphone accessory. The company plans to sell as many as 30 million PopSockets in 2017, and has plans to increase their expansion on the international market next year.   Over the past year, you may have noticed more and more smartphones sporting one increasingly ubiquitous accessory: a colorful, rubbery knob attached smack dab in the center of their backs. Turns out, the knob has a...
Tags: Amazon, Hollywood, Youtube, Singapore, Trends, Finland, Seattle, Jared Leto, Barnett, David Barnett, Gigi Hadid Serena Williams, PopSockets LLC, China Korea Mexico


Meeting Kenny Baker, the real-live human behind R2-D2 | David Barnett

How ‘the smallest man in show busness’ made a big impact on writer David BarnettOn the pavement by a bungalow on a residential street near Preston docks Kenny Baker was standing by a huge blue Rolls-Royce Corniche. “I’ve been to Asda,” he said. “A nice lad put my shopping in the boot, but I can’t reach it.”The car did look monstrous beside Kenny – 3ft 8in and proud of it. This was the mid-1990s, and not an accidental meeting; Kenny, then 60, had contacted me, a reporter on the Lancashire Evening...
Tags: Star Wars, Film, Life and style, Film Industry, Culture, Preston, Science fiction and fantasy, Asda, Kenny, Kenny Baker, Lancashire Evening Post, David Barnett, David BarnettOn, 3ft 8in