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DESERT ONE'S Barbara Kopple, RBG's Julie Cohen & BUOYANCY'S Rodd Rathjen Up Next On Tom Needham's SOUNDS OF FILM

Two-Time Academy Award Winning Director Barbara Kopple (SHS 1964), Producers Eric Forman & David Cassidy, Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Richard "Taco" Sanchez and John Limbert, Diplomat and one of the Iran Hostages are Tom Needham's guests on THE SOUNDS OF FILM. They will be speaking about Kopple's amazing new documentary DESERT ONE. Also on the program are RBG director, Julie Cohen, and BUOYANCY director, Rodd Rathjen.

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Chegg Inc (CHGG) PRESIDENT, CEO & CO-CHAIRMAN Daniel Rosensweig Sold $1.9 million of Shares

PRESIDENT, CEO & CO-CHAIRMAN of Chegg Inc (30-Year FinancialInsider TradesDaniel Rosensweig (SHS 1979) (insider trades) sold 28,000 shares of CHGG on 09/22/2020 at an average price of $66.26 a share. The total sale was $1.9 million.

Chegg Inc is a student-first connected learning platform empowering students to take control of their education to save time and money. It offers its products and services under Chegg services and required materials categories. Chegg Inc has a market cap of $8.73 billion; its shares were traded at around $67.94 with and P/S ratio of 16.82. GuruFocus has detected 2 severe warning signs with Chegg Inc. .

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Mara Liasson (SHS 1973): Trump Camp Went After Joe Lockhart for ‘Reckless’ Health Speculation While Trump Himself Speculated About Biden’s Health

You may remember that last week, there was some speculation about President Donald Trump’s health over his November 2019 trip to Walter Reed. Some details surrounding the visit were reported on in a new book, and the president ended up publicly blasting rumors that he suffered from “mini-strokes.”

Hours later the Trump campaign apparently pointed to a tweet that set Trump off — from CNN political analyst and former Bill Clinton press secretary Joe Lockhart — and demanded that Lockhart be fired for recklessly speculating about the president’s health, asking if Trump had a stroke

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Watch Teaser Trailer for Aaron Sorkin’s “Trial of the Chicago 7”

Aaron Sorkin (SHS 1979) wrote and directed “The Trial of the Chicago 7” for Netflix, appearing they say in theaters and then on the platform. Cast includes Yahya Abdul-Mateen II, Sacha Baron Cohen, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Michael Keaton, Frank Langella, John Carroll Lynch, Eddie Redmayne, Mark Rylance, Alex Sharp, Jeremy Strong, Noah Robbins, Danny Flaherty, Ben Shenkman, Kelvin Harrison Jr., Caitlin Fitzgerald, Alice Kremelberg, John Doman, J.C. MacKenzie, Damien Young, Wayne Duvall, C.J. Wilson.

Looking forward to this one. That’s for sure!

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Animator Zartosht Soltani Discusses His Work on Barbara Kopple’s New Documentary

Fans of powerful documentaries that use animation to tell some or part of their stories can look forward to screening Oscar-winning filmmaker Barbara Kopple’s latest work Desert One. In this fascinating look at the U.S. secret mission to free the hostages of the 1979 Iranian revolution, Kopple (American Dream, Shut Up & Sing!, Harlan County, USA) uses interviews with the likes of President Jimmy Carter, VP Walter Mondale and journalist Ted Koppel, archival footage and animation to bring this chapter of modern history to life. We had a chance to chat with the film’s New York-based animation director Zartosht Soltani (Fahrenheit 9/11, Hamilton’s America, Some Girls) about how he helped bring the acclaimed filmmaker’s vision to animated life.

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Chegg's 'Boss' Finds His Inspiration In Bruce Springsteen's Music

Chegg's CEO Dan Rosensweig (SHS 1979) shares a similar enthusiasm to music legend Bruce Springsteen, whose music Rosensweig says helps inspire him to make Chegg an education powerhouse.

 

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The West Wing stars and creator share their favorite memories from set

From improvised tap dancing to the iconic walk-and-talk scenes, Aaron Sorkin, Bradley Whitford, Marlee Matlin, Rob Lowe, and more reveal all during EW's 30th anniversary cover shoot.

For seven seasons, fans watched the inner workings of the Bartlet administration unfold in all their ups and downs in the White House on The West Wing. EW got cast members and creator/writer/executive producer Aaron Sorkin (SHS1979) to reunite more than 20 years after the Emmy-winning drama debuted to reminisce on their favorite memories from set. From improvised tap dancing to getting those walk-and-talk scenes just right, they shared all kinds of secrets for EW's 30th anniversary issue cover story, starting with the opening shot that kicked off the series' legendary run.

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This year’s “Quest for the Stanley Cup” will provide “exclusive access” to the NHL bubbles, but raises access questions in the process

Quest for the Stanley Cup started in 2016 as a behind-the-scenes NHL playoff series from famed producer Ross Greenburg (SHS 1973), the former president of HBO Sports, in association with NHL Original Productions. It aired on Showtime for its first two seasons, then moved to ESPN+ in 2018 as part of their expanded hockey coverage, and has been there since and has been generally well-received by those looking for behind-the-scenes footage from each year’s Stanley Cup Playoffs.

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Chegg CEO: Coronavirus burst the higher education bubble

Chegg CEO and President Dan Rosensweig on how the coronavirus is impacting higher education, the debate over in-person vs. remote learning and a lawsuit by a Yale student claiming online classes are inferior.

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When Is a Coronavirus Test Not a Coronavirus Test?

Desperate to continue the tradition of a family beach week, I hatched a plan that would allow some mask- and sanitizer-enhanced semblance of normality.

We hadn’t seen my two 20-something children in months. They’d spent the lockdown in Brooklyn; one of them most likely had the disease in late March, before testing was widely available. My mother had died of COVID-19 in May.

So a few weeks ago, I rented a cute house on the Delaware shore. It had a screened-in front porch and a little cottage out back, in case someone needed to quarantine.

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