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George Lara
Works at Chicago Public Media
Attended Eastern Michigan University
Lives in Chicago, IL
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“I will find you. I will hurt you. I will physically violate you… for being wrong about Spider-Man.”

Sound weird and extreme, right? Sad thing is women are often on the receiving end of language like this. 
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I'm am one of those gamers that fears the Pay to Win overlords. 
The makers of Candy Crush and Clash of Clans love it. RollerCoaster Tycoon fans, not so much.
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In the future everyone will look like Beyonce. Funny as a Dominican - American, most of my family looks like this now.
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Yay!
 
Coming soon to an iPhone near you!
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Every library should have a good occult section.
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Great presentation. Brands know a lot about you, but in the end, they are just shadows.
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My friend +Charlie Colpaert got to geek out on coffee yesterday.
 
CoffeeCon Chicago 2014: Wrap Up
Another great CoffeeCon. I met some wonderful people. I caught up with friends. I learned a little more about coffee. I drank coffee. I had fun. Zhou Brothers Art Center is an incredible facility. There is a definite warehouse feel and vibe to it. This is g...
Another great CoffeeCon. I met some wonderful people. I caught up with friends. I learned a little more about coffee. I drank coffee. I had fun. Zhou Brothers Art Center is an incredible facility. There is a definite warehous...
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I geek out at so few things in life. So yes...I had a lot of fun.
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To simply say success is the result of hard work, conveniently ignores people who busted their asses and languished in obscurity.  Success is like a puzzle, and sometimes it takes a while to figure out.
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It seems that some developers are more interested in revenue stream than compelling game play. 
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Does bad design and mechanics make you want to kill?
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Works in HR at a public radio station.
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  • Chicago Public Media
    Internship Director, 1999 - present
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Chicago, IL
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Chicago, IL - Berrien Springs, MI - Ypsilanti, MI
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 Interested in media, journalism, technology and video games.
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I'm a gay man that hates show tunes.
Education
  • Eastern Michigan University
    Art, 1992 - 1993
  • Lake Michigan College
    General, 1991 - 1992
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Male