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SIMPLY JESSICA: Scholastic Kids news reporter talks about his job

Maxwell Surprenant was one of eight kid reporters from Scholastic News Kids Press who were invited to the White House to talk to former first lady Michelle Obama about her Let’s Move Campaign. The 13-year-old Surprenant had traveled from a small town in Massachusetts called Needham. The seventh grader with an interest in politics couldn’t […]

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SIMPLY JESSICA: Masiela Lusha reprises role for ‘Sharknado Five’

Masiela Lusha didn’t know what to expect when she was offered the role as Fin Shepard’s cousin in “Sharknado Four.” The only thing she knew was that the core of the series was about family and overcoming obstacles. Lusha hadn’t watched any of the other movies in the series. But that changed when she decided […]

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SIMPLY JESSICA: Comedy duo use cell phones, internet for stage material

Jen Jamula and Allison Goldberg act out community forums, missed connections, Yelp reviews, Cupid profiles, fan fiction, tweets, comment sections and anything else they can find on the internet. Goldberg and Jamula perform the internet word-for-word on stage. The two created “How to Break Up by Text” and “Blogologues” (combining blogs and monologues) in 2011. […]