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Connected features the personal stories of six New Yorkers woven together into one of the most intimate series ever. This groundbreaking show changes the nature of storytelling by giving each character a camera to document their lives. The result is a unique format revealing as different as everyone appears to be, we are all universally Connected.
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Jews and Money. Asian Drivers. Polish IQ. CPT… that's racist! But where do these stereotypes come from? Comedian Mike Epps explores the backstories of this humor and how history and fact often distorts into a snide – but sometimes funny – shorthand.
"INSPIRED" features celebrities, visionaries and some of the biggest newsmakers of our generation, recounting the stories behind their biggest, life-changing moments of inspiration.
In a compelling series of verite encounters, Win Win provides unique access into the minds and lives of the world’s most-celebrated entrepreneurs and athletes.
Explore what it means to be human as we rush head first into the future through the eyes, creativity, and mind of Tiffany Shlain, acclaimed filmmaker and speaker, founder of The Webby Awards, mother, constant pusher of boundaries and one of Newsweek’s “women shaping the 21st Century.”
Nicole Richie brings her unfiltered sense of humor and unique perspective to life in a new series based on her irreverent twitter feed. The show follows the outspoken celebrity as she shares her perspective on style, parenting, relationships and her journey to adulthood.
Comedy is hard, but teaching comedy to children is hilariously difficult. Kevin Nealon is giving the challenge to some world-famous comedians. As these young minds meet with comedy’s best, get ready to learn some valuable comedy lessons, and to laugh!
James Franco loves movies. He loves watching them, acting in them, directing them, and even writing them. And now, he’s going to take some of his favorite movie scenes from the most famous films of all time, and re-imagine them in ways that only James can.
The story of punk rock singer Laura Jane Grace of Against Me! who came out as a woman in 2012, and other members of the trans community whose experiences are woefully underrepresented and misunderstood in the media.
Executive produced by Zoe Saldana (who will be the subject of one episode), a celebrity travels back to their hometown to pay tribute to the one person from their past (before they were famous) who helped change their life by giving them an over-the-top, heart-felt surprise.
Enter the graceful but competitive world of ballet through the eyes of executive producer, Sarah Jessica Parker. This behind-the-scenes docudrama reveals what it takes to perform on the ultimate stage, the New York City Ballet. Catch NYCB on stage at Lincoln Center.
Park Bench is a new kind of "talking show" straight from the mind of born and bred New Yorker and host, Steve Buscemi.
So we lift the feet and gently bring the right foot back behind you. And the thigh in the same position as it was before and we change the angle of the lower part of the leg. Release the right hip getting there let it gently be pulled by gravity. Relaxing sleeve in the thighs, square in the pelvis and then slowly bringing the right leg back. Pay it together before taking the left leg back behind, square the pelvis up; relaxed the left hip and again the gravity gently pull the left hip. Try not to force anything through this position.
Inhaling and then exhaling come back with your feet. Take the right foot in front to the left foot, let the knee separate link from the spine and as you exhale gently coming forward through the thighs and then don’t force knees towards the ground, relaxed the thighs in order for the knees to drop. And then eventually you can start to bring your head down towards your feet.
Just tuck your chin in, in the back of the neck length and lift the head and touches the feet, good. If the head doesn’t touch the feet well that’s fine also. Inhalation, exhalation, come around left foot in front of the right foot this time and keep the feet in line with the center of the powers and as you exhale gently coming forward through the thighs to release and let the knees drop. Inhaling and exhaling, and as you exhale and little bit further forward through the lower back, upper back and then eventually you tuck your chin and let the back of the neck length and as you gently bring the head down towards the feet.
Inhalation and exhalation, okay and then slowly make your way backup into setting. And knees this together stand the lengths out in front of view and then roll back on to your back, open your knees ones again.