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David Pickett
Works at Chicago Humanities Festival
Attended University Of Chicago
Lives in Chicago, IL
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Clearly I need to spend more time on Google+
 
a whole new meaning to drag racing
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Who is the first among the ladies, can I know?
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Jean Baudrillard is always relevant
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Remember that blog I had? Neither do I
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I like continuity. This way, if someone where to ever stumble upon my xanga, they'd find their way to livejournal, then to blogger and now to Facebook and tumblr. Though, I should probably just go delete that xanga... Teenagers should not be allowed to have blogs
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I animated my profile - http://bit.ly/xTmbqP - the sync isn't perfect, but it's still pretty cool. Inspired by
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Lol, that's nice! :D
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Incredible infographic
Brian Fitzpatrick originally shared:
 
MPAA and the film industry are "really about fighting innovation"

This infographic tells the tale pretty clearly.

http://matadornetwork.com/change/infographic-why-the-movie-industry-is-so-wrong-about-sopa/

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While not as lengthy as my last blog post on the subject, I have revisited LEGO Friends in light of recent developments.
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excellent report David!!
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We're trying to bring back the Pennsylvania Governor's School for the Sciences
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My article on LEGO and gender is now running as an easily digestible four part series
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I'm not usually one to share cat pics, but this is hilarious. The Curlz MT cats are perfect
 
OMG WORTH A CLICK: Cats as fonts
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Those are adorable!!
The Curlz MT are definitely the cutest by far, but the Apple Chauncery has the most amazing eyes and beautiful face.
Thanks for sharing. :)
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Social Media / Multimedia Distribution
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  • Chicago Humanities Festival
    Web Content Manager, 2013 - present
  • University of Chicago
    Social Media Editor, 2012 - 2013
  • University of Chicago
    Video Producer, 2007 - 2012
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Chicago, IL
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Doylestown, PA - Roselle, IL - Pittsburgh, PA
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My brain runs on LEGO
Introduction
By day I 'm Web Content Manager for the Chicago Humanities Festival, by night I 'm a LEGO animator. I am fanatical about LEGO and proud to be a nerd.
Education
  • University Of Chicago
    Biology + Minor in Creative Writing, 2003 - 2007
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Legos for Girls: A Reprise
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It hasn't exactly been quiet on the Lego front, lately, what with leaked pictures of Lord of the Rings sets, and the release of their DC Uni

TLG launches an official YouTube channel
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Though they've had a presence there for several years now, TLG has finally created a central hub on YouTube for all of their video content.

The Star Wars Holiday Special 
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Happy Life Day, one and all! 

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Nonprofits are an important part of the YouTube community, and their videos have educated and inspired audiences since the early days of the

Why LEGO Friends is not the Worst Toy of 2012
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It's been about a year since the LEGO Friends sets were first unveiled to the world at large, sparking a wide-ranging conversation about rol

TechCrunch | Vimeo Gets Its First Facelift Since 2007
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Popular video site Vimeo is now starting to roll out a big redesign of its website. If you're a casual user of the site like me, you mig

Turning Passion Into Income Via Youtube
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Helping you succeed at what you care about.

On Frames Per Second, Hyperreality, and the Dangers of Perfectionism
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“The Machine” is the latest of a handful of brick animations that blur the line between stop-motion and live action. According to the animat

Let's Save Science!
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A summer program for top high school students to study science, CS, and math together FREE. $30K will get us there--any more would be for ad

Part I: Historical Perspective on the LEGO Gender Gap » Sociological I...
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The splashy introduction of the new LEGO friends line earlier this year stirred up a lot of controversy. My goal with this set of posts is t

YouTube — One Hour Per Second
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Every second, one hour of video is uploaded to YouTube. That’s 24 hours every 24 seconds... or a decade every single day. Discover more time

Will Robert Kyncl and YouTube Revolutionize Television?
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The path to economic recovery
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The Future of Black Politics - Michael Dawson
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Michael Dawson talks about his book "Not in Our Lifetimes: The Future of Black Politics"

If you can have one super power, which would you choose?
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Whose Style is it anyway?
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One of the reasons that I enjoy acting as a co-producer for the Off-Air events is the constant education I receive by logistically maintaini

21 Amazing Examples Of Shadow Art
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21 Amazing Examples Of Shadow Art: Everyday objects manipulated to cast incredibly realistic shadows. Here are some stunning piece...

Building to the premiere of Robots! Robots! Robots!
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How I engaged fans of the Nightly News at Nine over the five month period in between the release of the last regular episode (ROBOphelia vs.