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Grant Burkhardt
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The second episode of my little podcast is live with my best friend Tanner Smith - we talk about the funny origin of our friendship, what "home" means to us, and how our priorities have shifted since college.

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Subscribe to the email newsletter! Behind the lens of that camera, Tanner Smith is an original. He's caring, interesting, quirky, weird, intelligent, and he's my best friend. In this episode, he and I talk about the concept of home, and comfort, and contentedness, and how our priorities have changed since we lived together for three years in college. I also talked briefly to Lindsay Ratowski, the creator of the Fifty Coffees site ...
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For +The18: With no Suarez, no Sterling, and a hobbled Sturridge, are beautiful, flowy Liverpool about to become physical and pragmatic? 

#soccer   #EPL   #Liverpool   #LFC   #YNWA  
Without the core from the title-challenging, beautiful team of yesteryear, can Liverpool contend for the Premier League in upcoming seasons?
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Episode five of 'The Middle' is with +Matt Archibald, a quintessential Fun Guy. I hope you enjoy it. Thanks for listening and thanks to those who've rated the show on iTunes!

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That picture above is of my friend Arch (Matt Archibald) at the Arch in St. Louis. As you can probably tell, he's great. The pun wasn't lost on him that day. He and I are part of a group that shares common characteristics. Those traits - we're always laughing, little things don't bother us, etc. - are what make us friends. No one embodies the "Fun Guy Spirit" more than Arch. He works as a video producer (while wearing many other hats...
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This is a fun one: I go home in the latest podcast episode of #TheMiddle , and I talk to an old friend about her time as a schoolteacher in #Jacksonville . Then we swap stories about our grandparents and discuss whether women and men can have meaningful friendships.

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We all know people who just get us. No matter what's going on, you understand what's going on in the other person's brain, and what that person is feeling, and how they really are. For me, Annelyse Giovannitti is one of those people. We've been friends since seventh grade, and little has stood in our way since. In the third full episode of the show, Annelyse gets me a little wine-tipsy, talks about a few years teaching at a primarily...
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I've always wanted to write a bit about Andrea Pirlo and his beard. For +The18!

#soccer   #andreapirlo   #juventus   #seriea   #football   #italy   #championsleague   #ucl  
Twelve years after losing in the final, Juventus has taken the long path back to the UCL final four.
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Lindsay Ratowsky, the creator of FiftyCoffees.com, was nice enough to pick up her phone when i called her for the newest episode of #TheMiddle . We talked about her work journey, and how she started to feel creative after spending so much time around creatives.

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I've already mentioned her a few times, so it's about time I talked to Lindsay Ratowsky. The Californian turned New Yorker is the creator of Fifty Coffees, the site that sparked the idea for this podcast. Her site - where she interviews the creatives in her life and blogs about who they are and what she learns from them - was named one of the best 35 personal portfolios on the web. Aside from her site, Lindsay and I talked about her ...
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HEY YOU, WATCH THIS LASER GOAL
Daniela Montoya’s laser snatched two crucial points away from the Mexicans in their opening match.
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My teenage soccer fan is jumping for joy. Luca Toni - at 38! - just won the Serie A scoring title. For +The18:

#soccer   #football   #Verona   #italy   #seriea   #goals  
Verona’s ‘old man’ slotted in his 22nd goal of the season in a loss to Juventus.
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Here's a two-year-old moment of sporting madness for your Monday. For +The18:
 
As this season ends, let's take a look at perhaps the most dramatic finish to a semifinal ever. These 17 seconds are amazing. As the announcer says, "Do not scratch your eyes! You are really seeing the most extraordinary finish here." http://bit.ly/wat-lei
A twice-saved penalty and a mad dash of madness sent Watford to the Championship playoff Final in 2013.
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Time for the best round of the Champions League! For +The18 here are the best 6 semifinals of the last 20 years.

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If you weren't already stoked for Bayern-Barca and Real-Juve reliving these 6 stunning semifinals will get you there. http://bit.ly/best-semis
Which moments of the past 20 years were good enough to make the cut?
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The #USWNT announced its expected roster, so here are five storylines to watch as the World Cup approaches. My latest for +The18:

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The World Cup in Canada is less than two months away, and the field is the tournament’s strongest ever.
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For +The18: Liverpool's season was doomed, then a red card happened, then it was exciting, then a red card happened, and now it might be doomed again.

#YNWA   #soccer   #StevenGerrard   #Gerrard   #redcard   #LFC   #EPL   #PremierLeague  
After Steven Gerrard’s speedy sending off, Liverpool are five points out of a Champions League spot.
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  • Ohio University
    Broadcast Journalism, 2008 - 2012
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Emmy-award winner, SourceMedia Group (IA), WOUB-TV (OH)
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Producer, Content Editor, TV Host, Radio Broadcaster
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Writing, podcast, web production, digital, storytelling, content management, sports
Employment
  • Tween Brands
    Web Producer, 2014 - present
  • WOUB Digital
    Digital Content Producer, 2013 - 2014
  • Iowa SourceMedia Group
    Online Sports Editor, 2012 - 2013
    Cedar Rapids Gazette, KCRG-TV9
  • WOUB Center for Public Media
    Producer, Editor, Host, Broadcaster, 2008 - 2012
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Columbus, Ohio
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Athens, Ohio - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania - Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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