So Theres That http://nhpr.org en The Mysterious Case of the Mall: An Investigation http://nhpr.org/post/mysterious-case-mall-investigation <p>A listener question raises my inner Nancy Drew hackles.</p> Tue, 03 Apr 2012 15:45:11 +0000 Rebecca Lavoie 2898 at http://nhpr.org The Mysterious Case of the Mall: An Investigation Web only: Standing in the place where I work http://nhpr.org/post/web-only-standing-place-where-i-work <p>I've been standing at work for months and months. Not only am I less achey, but I'm more productive. Am I alone?</p> Mon, 26 Mar 2012 16:40:40 +0000 Rebecca Lavoie 2754 at http://nhpr.org Web only: Standing in the place where I work Blog-Blog http://nhpr.org/post/blog-blog <p><em>By Danielle Lima</em></p><p>This week has been an incredibly fast one- I can&rsquo;t believe it&rsquo;s Friday already! I really need to start writing down what I do here every day&hellip; because come Friday&hellip; I do what I&rsquo;ve been doing for the past 10 minutes or so&hellip; sitting here trying to remember what I did the last couple days&hellip; and drawing a complete blank. Maybe if I just start writing&hellip;</p> Fri, 17 Feb 2012 20:32:52 +0000 intern 1966 at http://nhpr.org Blog-Blog A Word With the "Web-Savvy" Intern http://nhpr.org/post/word-web-savvy-intern <p><em>By Danielle Lima</em></p><p>Well, I&rsquo;ve been here for almost a month now! This week was about a 9.125 on the cool-o-meter. Let me give you a little description.</p> Fri, 10 Feb 2012 21:26:15 +0000 intern 1830 at http://nhpr.org A Word With the "Web-Savvy" Intern Yes, I'm Alive! http://nhpr.org/post/yes-im-alive <p><em>By&nbsp;Danielle&nbsp;Lima</em></p><p>So, things are still going great. It&rsquo;s great to finally be a part of something relevant to my interest in &ldquo;the real world.&rdquo; Aside from the fact that I&rsquo;ve scored an amazing opportunity to work with NHPR, just the thought of contributing to something that will become a part of many lives within thought and conversation is that amazing feeling of accomplishment, success, and of course, who doesn&rsquo;t like to feel a little &ldquo;important?&rdquo;</p> Fri, 03 Feb 2012 21:28:06 +0000 intern 1697 at http://nhpr.org Yes, I'm Alive! Status: Intern http://nhpr.org/post/status-intern-0 <p><em>By Danielle Lima</em></p><p>&quot;Rebecca, is there anything Danielle can do?&quot;</p><p>&quot;...This computer is taking&nbsp;FOREVER to load!&quot;</p><p>&quot;Hey,&nbsp;I&nbsp;know. Danielle, I&nbsp;want you to write a blog.&quot;</p><p>&quot;Okay!&quot;</p> Fri, 27 Jan 2012 22:01:27 +0000 intern 1602 at http://nhpr.org Status: Intern Primary Day Intern Addition ! http://nhpr.org/post/primary-day-intern-addition <p>A bit of this and that from an intern during Primary time.</p> Thu, 12 Jan 2012 20:22:16 +0000 intern 1394 at http://nhpr.org Primary Day Intern Addition ! Senator Kelly Ayotte Should Doll Up Her Office http://nhpr.org/post/senator-kelly-ayotte-should-doll-her-office-0 <p>As one of the nation&#39;s <a href="http://darrengarnick.wordpress.com/politics/senator-john-kerrys-ego-wall/" target="_blank">top experts on U.S. Senate office decor</a>, no one is more pleased than me that New Hampshire&#39;s Kelly Ayotte decided to bring &quot;<a href="http://www.wmur.com/r-slideshow/29371761/detail.html" target="_blank">Oscar the Moose</a>&quot; to Washington.</p> Mon, 31 Oct 2011 04:00:00 +0000 Darren Garnick 879 at http://nhpr.org Senator Kelly Ayotte Should Doll Up Her Office Whatever you do, DON'T call it a pie! http://nhpr.org/post/whatever-you-do-dont-call-it-pie <div style="height:auto;overflow:hidden;"><img alt="" class="imagecache imagecache-Front_page_main_article" height="459" src="http://www.nhpr.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/Front_page_main_article/news/wedge.jpg" title="Whatever you do, DON&amp;#039;T call it a pie!" width="460" /><div class="photocredits"><p>I learned a little trivia while watching the film <em>Answer This </em>in preparation for today&#39;s interview with writer and director <strong>Chris Farah.</strong></p> Thu, 20 Oct 2011 04:00:00 +0000 Virginia Prescott 880 at http://nhpr.org Whatever you do, DON'T call it a pie! Look How Cute the Wallaby Is! http://nhpr.org/post/look-how-cute-wallaby <p>Today&#39;s <a href="http://www.nhpr.org/prehistoric-antibiotics-club-superbugs-death">story</a> on resurrected proteins developed by Australian scientists to fight superbugs pointed to the wallaby as the source for their idea. You see, when that teeny wallaby baby climbes into its mother&#39;s pouch to finish cooking, that pouch is a pretty icky place...sort of like if we put our preemies to bed on used kitchen sponges. So the wallaby, as it turns out, has some genes for super-immunity that go far back in evolution..we&#39;re talking tens of MILLIONS of years back.</p> Wed, 19 Oct 2011 04:00:00 +0000 Rebecca Lavoie 881 at http://nhpr.org Look How Cute the Wallaby Is! Brace yourself for what Andrew Ridgely looks like today... http://nhpr.org/post/brace-yourself-what-andrew-ridgely-looks-today <p>Thanks, @JohnSellers, for blowing my mind. While responding to his Twitter confession of his former Wham! love with my own (somewhat current) Wham! love, I asked the only logical question, #WhateverHappenedtoAndrewRidgely ??</p><p>Well, tweeted @JohnSellers, here&#39;s what happened: (see photo)</p><p>Looks like <em>someone&#39;s</em> ready to be our father figure, no?</p><p>Thanks, @JohnSellers!</p><p>/RL</p> Tue, 04 Oct 2011 04:00:00 +0000 Rebecca Lavoie 882 at http://nhpr.org Brace yourself for what Andrew Ridgely looks like today... ....Better Than I Ever Did. http://nhpr.org/post/better-i-ever-did <p>I&#39;m still standing.</p><p>A few months ago, we aired a <a href="http://www.nhpr.org/could-your-chair-be-killing-you">segment</a> with this super smart&nbsp;guy who basically said that sitting down all day is killing us...literally. I don&#39;t want to die. So I decided to try standing at work, using this incredibly snazzy standing workstation I borrowed from a company called <a href="http://www.ergotron.com/tabid/71/Default.aspx">Ergotron.</a></p> Sat, 23 Jul 2011 04:00:00 +0000 Rebecca Lavoie 883 at http://nhpr.org ....Better Than I Ever Did. All About VP... http://nhpr.org/post/all-about-vp <p>Let&#39;s just get this cat out of the bag right away...I&#39;m a 30-year-old intern.</p><p>I decided to take the leap back into school last year and I&#39;m half way through my Masters degree in Journalism, hence, my flashback to summer internship-hood. I must admit, I pretty much nailed it when I applied for an internship with <a href="http://www.nhpr.org/wordofmouth"><em>Word of Mouth</em></a>. I can&#39;t imagine a better experience.</p> Wed, 13 Jul 2011 04:00:00 +0000 Shannon Dooling 884 at http://nhpr.org All About VP... The First Day I Stood... http://nhpr.org/post/first-day-i-stood <p>A few months ago, we aired a <a href="http://info.nhpr.org/could-your-chair-be-killing-you">segment</a> with this super smart&nbsp;guy who basically said that sitting down all day is killing us...literally. I don&#39;t want to die. So I decided to try standing at work, using this incredibly snazzy standing workstation I borrowed from a company called <a href="http://www.ergotron.com/tabid/71/Default.aspx">Ergotron.</a></p><p>It&#39;s only day one...and to be fair, it took Taylor Quimby quite a while to put this thing together.</p> Tue, 12 Jul 2011 04:00:00 +0000 Rebecca Lavoie 886 at http://nhpr.org The First Day I Stood... Survivor: Intern Edition http://nhpr.org/post/survivor-intern-edition <p>Word of Mouth intern <strong>Hanna Goldberg </strong>is smart, sassy, funny, and exceedingly stylish...and those are just a few of the reasons I&#39;m totally jealous of her. So when she got the chance to interview one of her favorite musicians, John Darnielle from <a href="http://www.mountain-goats.com/">The Mountain Goats</a>, I did what any nurturing and supportive mentor would do...made it as scary as possible.</p> Fri, 08 Jul 2011 04:00:00 +0000 Rebecca Lavoie 887 at http://nhpr.org Survivor: Intern Edition