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Written by Pat's Papers | Friday, 24 May 2013 10:47 PM
Pat and his staff are taking a few extra days off—okay a week—to celebrate the Memorial Day weekend. There will be no Pat’s Picks Monday, May 27th through Monday, June 3rd. We’ll resume our regular schedule on Tuesday, June 4th. Have a great week and we’ll see you then!
Written by Pat's Papers | Friday, 24 May 2013 6:51 AM
Summer is approaching quickly (you hear that, rain clouds) and that can only mean one thing: days filled with ice cream, swimming and trivia! On Wednesday, July 24th I’m heading back to the Bell House to host TrivWorks Ultimate Summer Trivia Slam. And I hope you join me.
Written by Pats Papers | Tuesday, 21 May 2013 8:27 PM
On our media tour for CNBC “Crowd Rules” I stopped in to chat with Ali Wentworth at Yahoo’s “Daily Shot.” Not content for a simple question and answer session, Ali asked me to do a NY1-style summary of some headlines from Cosmo and Self magazines.
Written by Pat's Papers | Tuesday, 14 May 2013 8:49 AM
My “Crowd Rules” co-host Kendra Scott and I stopped by the “Today” show to talk about our new show yesterday.
Written by Pat's Papers | Monday, 13 May 2013 6:42 AM
Many people have covered David Bowie’s “Space Oddity” but none of have done it quite like Commander Chris Hadfield. VIDEO
Written by Pat's Papers | Monday, 6 May 2013 8:37 AM
The New York Daily News gave my new show on CNBC a shout out in this morning’s paper.
Written by Pat's Papers | Thursday, 2 May 2013 8:36 AM
This may be the coolest mashup video I’ve ever seen. It’s the cast of the ‘Downton Abbey’ “doing” One Direction’s “What Makes You Beautiful.” But instead of singing like the boy band idols do, this is a spoken word version. Someone time-consumingly (seriously—this must’ve taken forever) spliced episodes together to get all the words in. Result: amazing.
Written by Pat's Papers | Thursday, 2 May 2013 8:28 AM
The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation spares little expense when covering the Stanley Cup playoffs. Think Super Bowl hype in the US. Need some evidence? Check out this video montage the CBC prepared to open the game one broadcast this year. Somehow they compressed the excitement of the game and some of the greatest moments of the sport into two and a half minutes.
Written by Pat's Papers | Friday, 26 April 2013 6:57 AM
The clock read 4: 09: 43 when the first bomb went off in Boston nearly two weeks ago. The New York Times managed to pull a screen shot from NBC’s footage of the race and it’s an eerie contrast of normalcy and impending chaos.
Written by Pat's Papers | Thursday, 18 April 2013 8:33 AM
So I finally got my hands on a more substantial preview from the new show I’m co-hosting. Hopefully this will get you pumped up for the premiere, which is now set for Tuesday, May 14th at 9:00 p.m. ET on CNBC.
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