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Robert A. George
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Success Academy charter schools lawsuit over NYC co-location fight. 
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So, over the last years, during the first week in April, I've attended the Conference on World Affairs in Boulder, CO.  I call it my intellectual Spring Break.  I appear on several panels talking politics, media, pop culture, comic books and various other matters of a high and low nature!  This year one of them was on the "Uses of Twitter"!  As luck would have it, the C-SPAN cameras were there to cover it.  
It aired a few times last week and is available online right here, http://www.c-spanvideo.org/program/311967-1.  My initial comments click in around 6 minutes and 15 seconds, but I recommend the whole segment.  My learned co-panelists are journalist Shane Bauer who spent several months imprisoned in Iran, comic book writer G. Willow Wilson and drug law activist Sanho Tree.  
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+Robert A. George on #themostbrilliantpanelofall  at  #cwa2013  needs no introduction :)
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On the blog: Mother Jones' Adam Serwer and I talk "gifts," demographics and black nerd-itry!! 
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My Op-Ed for The Daily on the challenges to justice being attained in the Trayvon Martin case.
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ok +Robert A. George its time to return to g+ theres alot more people now!!!!!!!
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The Jason Riley-Robert George barbershop duet continues!
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"His body abused, but his mind is still free." RIP, Nelson Mandela 
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Mother Jones' Adam Serwer and I had a great conversation on Bloggingheads TV! Topics included Mitt Romney "gifts," demographics and political parties -- and, of course, the rise of the Black Nerd on TV! Enjoy! 
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Being deemed so suspicious that you are suddenly followed by an individual carrying a threatening object is an unpleasant experience. It stays with you a quarter century later.
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Say it ain't so, Joe.

The winningest coach in college football history is out, following the exposure of what amounted to a 13-year institutional cover-up at Penn State of alleged serial pedophile, defensive coordinator Jerry Sandusky. (Gory grand jury details can be read here. And FAIR WARNING: This is truly ugly stuff.) So, students end up rioting in Happy Valley because of Paterno's instant dismissal. Really, kids? You planning on purchasing "Rioters 4 Pederasts"?
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A punning, improvising, tweeting writer and occasional stand-up comic.
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Robert A. George is journalist working and living in New York. He is also a blogger and performs improv and political-themed stand-up comedy in several venues around the city.
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  • St. John's College
    Classics, 1981 - 1986
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