KTTZ http://kttz.org en Sturgill Simpson: Tiny Desk Concert http://kttz.org/post/sturgill-simpson-tiny-desk-concert <a href="http://www.npr.org/templates/search/index.php?searchinput=sturgill+simpson">Sturgill Simpson</a> doesn't fit today's common image of a country singer. When he arrived for his Tiny Desk Concert, the 36-year-old Kentucky native sauntered in sleepy-eyed, wearing jeans, a pair of old canvas tennis shoes, no socks and a well-worn button-down blue shirt, one of only two identical shirts he said he had in rotation while on tour. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 09:38:00 +0000 Robin Hilton 50486 at http://kttz.org Sturgill Simpson: Tiny Desk Concert Hip-Hop In Print: Brooklyn Publisher Looks To 'Reverse Gentrify' Literature http://kttz.org/post/hip-hop-print-brooklyn-publisher-looks-reverse-gentrify-literature At this summer's Calabash International Literary Festival in Jamaica, thousands turned up for readings by big-name authors: Salman Rushdie, Jamaica Kincaid, Zadie Smith and Albert Johnson. Odds are the name Albert Johnson doesn't ring a bell. But if you're a hip-hop fan, you might recognize the author by another name: Prodigy. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 09:23:00 +0000 Baz Dreisinger 50487 at http://kttz.org Hip-Hop In Print: Brooklyn Publisher Looks To 'Reverse Gentrify' Literature Results From Screening Tests Can Be High In Anxiety http://kttz.org/post/results-screening-tests-can-be-high-anxiety For years I've had a patient who is a gym teacher. As you might expect, he's pretty fit. Well into his 60s, he can do an impressive number of pushups, as he demonstrated one morning in our exam room.<p>He surprised me in a different way at an appointment several months ago. He pulled out results from medical tests that he'd had done at his church. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 09:12:00 +0000 John Henning Schumann 50488 at http://kttz.org Results From Screening Tests Can Be High In Anxiety Tech Week: Uber's Tricks, JPMorgan Hacked & A Desk Microwave http://kttz.org/post/tech-week-ubers-tricks-jpmorgan-hacked-desk-microwave Each weekend, we look back on the tech week that was, which includes original content from NPR and the stories worth noting from across the Internet. Here we go...<p><h3>ICYMI</h3><p><strong>Amazon Buys Twitch</strong>: In a <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/alltechconsidered/2014/08/25/343208186/amazon-buys-twitch-proving-gaming-live-streams-are-golden">nearly $1 billion purchase</a>, Amazon bought the exceedingly popular Twitch, which allows viewers to watch live streams of gamers gaming. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 08:45:00 +0000 Elise Hu 50485 at http://kttz.org Tech Week: Uber's Tricks, JPMorgan Hacked & A Desk Microwave Not My Job: Gov. Deval Patrick Gets Quizzed On Burning Man http://kttz.org/post/not-my-job-gov-deval-patrick-gets-quizzed-burning-man Deval Patrick was elected governor of the commonwealth of Massachusetts in 2006. He's finishing his second and final term, and he clearly no longer cares because he's agreed to join us to play our quiz.<p>We've invited him to answer three questions about Burning Man, the annual art festival/hippie magnet taking place in the desert of northern Nevada. <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. Sat, 30 Aug 2014 01:33:00 +0000 editor 50484 at http://kttz.org Not My Job: Gov. Deval Patrick Gets Quizzed On Burning Man