Category Archives: Youtube

Naked selfies, ‘Game of Thrones’ and lip sync battles: Maine’s Anna Kendrick wins the Internet

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Outside of politics — the realm in which author Stephen King and Gov. Paul LePage trade headline fodder — can anyone remember the last time a Mainer lit up the Internet like Portland native and award-winning actress Anna Kendrick? This week, Kendrick spun Twitter heads for the latest time by demanding HBO’s hit fantasy series “Game […]

Popular gaming show host lauds Maine-made ‘NHL 94,’ tries to pronounce ‘Bangor’

“Colin & Greg Live,” a popular livestream show covering video games and related technology, recently discussed what host Colin Moriarty refers to “the most beloved hockey game of all time.” Colin and co-host Greg Miller, who work for San Francisco-based Kinda Funny, offer a roundup of game-related news during their daily livestream. “NHL ’94” and its programmer, Maine native […]

An interactive playlist of Maine’s — and every other state’s — favorite love songs

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Big tips of the cap here to Judy Long for noticing this neat interactive display, Tableau’s Clara Siegel for devising it and BDN maps-and-charts expert Darren Fishell for helping me hoist the thing up onto one of our own #Maine posts. (How many journalists and programmers does it take to screw in an interactive playlist? […]