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About Photographer Sam Stiles
April 16, 2018 No Commentby

About Photographer Sam Stiles

How did you get into photography? I started working with photos and video because I struggled to tell stories as ...

Providence Community Radio: A Very Long Engagement
April 4, 2018 No Commentby

Providence Community Radio: A Very Long Engagement

Broadcast radio underwent changes in the 1990s that had consequences impossible to foresee. As the first stirrings of what would ...

ALTernative Facts: Porn Star Income, Marlon Bundo and Oh, Zuck
April 4, 2018 No Commentby

ALTernative Facts: Porn Star Income, Marlon Bundo and Oh, Zuck

  A Primer: How to supplement your porn star income (Note: This advice may not be relevant to all Motif ...

Phillipe & Jorge's Cool, Cool World: Pope Frankie, Knowing a Guy and Passages
April 4, 2018 No Commentby

Phillipe & Jorge’s Cool, Cool World: Pope Frankie, Knowing a Guy and Passages

Cruisin’ for a Love Phillipe and Jorge rarely see eye-to-eye with Pope Frankie of the Vatican, except to acknowledge that ...

InvestiGATE: Sunshine Week
April 4, 2018 No Commentby

InvestiGATE: Sunshine Week

Each March, journalists and freedom of information advocates mark Sunshine Week. Sunshine Week, so named because of the Sunshine Act, ...

RI Rambles: Historic Cemetery Awareness Day
April 4, 2018 No Commentby

RI Rambles: Historic Cemetery Awareness Day

People are dying to get into this In an interesting juxtaposition, April 14 is also Historic Cemetery Restoration / Awareness ...

PawSox Stadium Continues Quest for New Outfield
April 1, 2018 No Commentby

PawSox Stadium Continues Quest for New Outfield

The embattled PawSox, having recently lost several bids to move their stadium to the old I-195 land near India point ...

Whole Foods Bans Motif
March 19, 2018 No Commentby

Whole Foods Bans Motif

For a dozen years, Motif has had a robust relationship with Whole Foods Market, occasionally hitting up their experts with ...

Red Flags: Taking Guns from the Mentally Ill
March 14, 2018 No Commentby

Red Flags: Taking Guns from the Mentally Ill

A surprising amount of common ground underlies the positions of opposing stakeholders on proposed legislation that would create an “Extreme ...

An Interview with Cover Artist Zack Deus
March 14, 2018 No Commentby

An Interview with Cover Artist Zack Deus

Though most people would consider music a performance art, when the right visual artist comes along, you can see how music can transcend ...