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About robertstevenson

Dr. Robert Stevenson is a Professor of Journalism and Director of Student Publications for the Department of Mass Communications and Theater at Lander University in Greenwood, SC. He received the Distinguished Faculty of the Year award for 2007-'08, and the Lander University Young Faculty Scholar Award in 2005-06. Stevenson also serves as chair of the Lander University American Democracy Project. First and Formost I am a dad of two wonderful boys.

Do something nice for yourself today

Mondays can be tough. They often mean a long wait until the next weekend, hard work, less time with those you love,  and a bunch of other challenges. Bob Geldof and the Boomtown Rats immortalized an infamous Bloody Monday back … Continue reading

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I’m Ba-ack

Greetings bloggers, surfers, and everyone else. As you may remember, almost exactly one year ago, I put this, my wordpress.com blog on hold and started a new blog at http://www.robsmegaphone.com. Well when my first year ended just a few days … Continue reading

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Caption Police: failure

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What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

What Could Possibly Go Wrong?      

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Silly Kitty Pics

 

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Curiosity Corner: Give ’em something to talk about

Give ’em something to talk about!                                                                                                  CURIOSITY CORNER By Dr. Jerry D. Wilson Emeritus Professor of Physics Lander University   Trivia time. You gotta keep your trivia knowledge sharp. * Four states do not allow billboards: Maine, Vermont, Alaska … Continue reading

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Silly Signs # 51: Funny signs

         

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Just made best of SlideShare with 80,000+ hits in 24 hours – no joke

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Marcomé will take you on a musical ride out of this world

Check Out Marcome’s Blog Treat yourself: Audio/Video See Reviews Seven Seas: Listen/purchase River of Soul: Listen/purchase A hauntingly beautiful voice is what I discovered the other day in Canadian singer songwriter Marcomé (pronounced Mar-ko-may) . Life’s hectic pace has met its … Continue reading

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Lightning Theif Movie Destined for Greatness

Lightning Thief Movie Destined for Greatness   There’s thunder rumbling – get ready for the Lightning Thief Lightnng that is –  destined to be the next Harry Potter-esque phenomenon.   Pierce Brosnan and Uma Thurman have signed on for the Percy Jackson movie adaptation…which … Continue reading

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Silly Signs #50: street sign language slang

Here are some street signs with a little something extra Silly Signs #50: street sign language slang  

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Silly sign #49: file under duh

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St. Patrick's Day: Honoring Famous Leprechauns

St. Patrick’s Day: Honoring Famous Leprechauns    

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