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Jenny Benevento
Worked at Sears Holdings Corp.
Attended St. Vincent Ferrer
Lives in Chicago, IL
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"We knew we couldn’t make it illegal to be either against the war or black."
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The amount of fuckery of policy and lives that followed.... We need a new campaign to legalize. Not just medicinal either. And I don't do anything but drink and have zero material interest in this. 

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This is everything. 
Apparently, the bright "air dancers" scare the marine mammals.
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Sent this to my bro and sis in law. Parentals of wiggles' #1 fan. So many lols.

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So much schadenfreude 
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But only when people don't know their gender. 
Computer code written by women has a higher approval rating than that written by men - but only if it is not obvious that the coders are female, new research suggests.
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I guess "People can't tell whether code is good" didn't make as good of a headline.

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I made this for you so when Serial ends you won't be sad.  If you like Serial you'll probably also like....
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Pavlock electric shocks you when you do a bad habit.  Awesome or scary?
Get a free shocking Pavlok during prelaunch. Pavlok is a wearable that helps you form good habits, break bad habits, and change behavior --- with electric shock. As seen on The Colbert Report.
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On the podcast we continuously talk about how you should just start doing something and not be afraid to suck.  But how do you stop being afraid?
This Hangout On Air is hosted by Jenny and Paul Sell Out. The live video broadcast will begin soon.
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Thu, February 6, 2014, 5:15 PM
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If you answer this question, please let me know because this is extremely relevant to my life right now.
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This is one of the most simplified things I have read for people who want to incorporate swimming.  I love it.
Swim for fitness. That sounded easy: I already knew how to swim. So one day I stood on the pool deck looking at all the other happy lap swimmers, from speedy athletes to the portly old lady, swimming slow and steady. I was about to join their ranks, but I was woefully unprepared.
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Intriguing. Yeah, I'm another water baby. I can't even remember a time when I didn't know how to float. 

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Best headline
The whistleblower who revealed the extent of the NSA's mass surveillance program joined the debate over the San Bernardino shooter's iPhone — and (surprise, surprise) he's not buying the FBI's line.
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Aw on my phone it was "respectfully, that's bullshit."

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this is about how tmz is like the cia
Harvey Levin, TMZ’s founder, leaving an L.A. gym. TMZ resembles an intelligence agency as much as a news organization. Credit Photograph by Peter Bohler for The New Yorker
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I heard an excerpt from this on the radio yesterday! Excited to read.

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These are our favorite #podcats  of the year. What are yours?
This year I’m pleased once again to share the top podcasts of the year as chosen by my esteemed colleagues, friends and podcast fanatics, Jenny Benevento and Kyle Riismandel. Jenny is an information architect who lectures on branding, social media, musicians and pop culture. She is a taxonomy consultant to Etsy and also hosts a …
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Employment
  • Sears Holdings Corp.
    Taxonomist, 2013
  • Associated Press
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Reed College
  • Multnomah County Library
  • Oak Park Public Library
Places
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Currently
Chicago, IL
Previously
Chicago, IL - Portland, OR - Jackson Heights, NY - Champaign, IL
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Bragging rights
once got busy in a burger king bathroom.
Education
  • St. Vincent Ferrer
    1984 - 1993
  • Fenwick High School
    1993 - 1997
  • Reed College
    1997 - 2001
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
    2004 - 2005
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Female