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This week on The Disclaimer, WMSE's weekly half hour of conversation with Ryan Schleicher, Milwaukee Record co-founder Matt Wild and I, we're reconsidering some long-held assumptions about social media. In a recent piece for The Guardian, writer L.. more

Jan 5, 2017 7:49 PM On Music

The chief concern of The Internet of Us Knowing More and Understanding Less in the Age of Big Data by University of Connecticut philosophy professor Michael Patrick Lynch, is the way Googling can “weaken and undermine other ways of knowing,... more

Oct 4, 2016 2:08 PM Books


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In a city as diverse as Milwaukee there are an unlimited amount of perspectives to see the city through. Instagram has become an outlet for young, up and coming photographers to showcase the.. more

Jan 8, 2016 3:27 PM Around MKE

'Unfriended' views a group of online chat-room friends who are haunted after their dead friend messages the group to declare they must pay for a shameful video posted online, that ultimately provoked her suicide. more

Apr 15, 2015 12:15 PM Film Clips

This week on The Disclaimer, WMSE's weekly half hour of truth telling with Ryan Schleicher, Matt Wild and I, we debunk a recent online listicle that proclaimed Milwaukee the number one city "you wouldn’t expect for tech." The article was widely sh.. more

Jul 18, 2014 5:39 PM On Music

Savvy Republicans know that something is deeply wrong with the GOP—frequently mocked these days by Republicans themselves as "the stupid party"—which has lost the popular vote in five of the last six presidential more

Feb 21, 2013 3:58 PM News Features

This week will be a fateful one for Egypt. Its firstpost-revolution president, Mohamed Morsi, just granted himself sweeping powers.Many in the judiciary have pushed back. Protesters are back in Tahrir Square.And now Morsi is rushing through a v.. more

Nov 29, 2012 8:24 PM Daily Dose

There's no college these days that isn't using Facebook and usually Twitter to recruit kids.The strategy "get them where they are" couldn't be more evident than when you make your presence known on Facebook and Twitter.But could Pinterest be a n.. more

May 6, 2012 10:55 PM More Sports

Researching Egyptian pharaohs is genuinely dangerous work that takes archaeologists to unforgiving desert climates and treacherous tombs, and pits them against thieves who want to get their own hands on historical treasures for more

Dec 29, 2010 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

The Skylight Opera Theatre kicks off its season with the light, comedic musical Dames at Sea , which runs through Oct. 3. A parody of the large movie musicals of the 1930s, Dames tells the story of Ruby (Meghan Deese) more

Oct 3, 2010 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

SHOP 1918 E. Capitol Drive 414-962-4030 Runners-up:,Best of Milwaukee 2009 more

Nov 16, 2009 12:00 AM Best of Milwaukee 2009

The Receptionistruns through Oct. 10 at Windfall Theatre, located in the Village Church A The ,Theater more

Oct 6, 2009 12:00 AM Theater