Media Moment: Turn On, Tune In, Pod Out

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child with large headphones on

Kerry Crowley works in media and is an avid consumer of movies, television, and podcasts alike! A few weeks ago, the unthinkable happened: my wireless headphones broke. I was stepping onto the train after work, minding my own business, when suddenly the podcast I was listening to cut out completely. After multiple attempts to restart,… Read more »

Media Moment: A Very Jewish Christmas

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Four humans and a dog in matching holiday pajamas

The holiday season is upon us! Goodbyes now include a cheerful, “happy holidays!” and my Starbucks cup wishes me a “Merry Coffee” every morning. I’m constantly talking to friends and coworkers about our upcoming holiday plans, and I come home every day eagerly looking for the trinkets I ordered online for gift exchanges. This is… Read more »

Media Moment: A Community-Wide Web

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Very different pictures of Neeki

When I was a teenager, I heard a little about different genders and sexualities – not through my school’s abstinence-based sex education curriculum, but through the informal speculatory gossip of my peers. I had known who I was attracted to for as long as I can remember (people of any gender), but I assumed that… Read more »

Media Moment: No Plans

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Old photo of kids crafting

Sarah Wolfson works at CMCH as an Administrative Associate, and is an editor for Media Moments. Over brunch one cold November morning, with pumpkin pancakes piled high on our plates and hot apple cider in our mugs, my friends and I took turns sharing our Thanksgiving plans. Kerry started us off by explaining how her… Read more »