This Week on MNN: Hot and Cold

After a weekend of summer-like weather, April showers have descended upon Manhattan and busy New Yorkers are left grappling with their umbrellas in a quest to stay dry. Here’s hoping spring is finally on the way, but in the meantime, let MNN be your rainy day companion.  

This week, watch new episodes of “The Facts,” “Internet Society” and “Gotta Run With Will.”

Read on for more details.


“The Facts: The Fix Is In pt. 5”

Tuesday, April 17, 11:30 pm



Each episode of “The Facts” is either a music-story (using composed and improvised music and story), or a rehearsal for a music-story, or a discussion between scholars and experts. This week’s episode is a music story by Lenore Von Stein about romantic and office politics. Lenore Von Stein: narrator, singer. Andrew Bolotowsky, flute. Beth Griffith, singer, Bern Nix, guitar


More Info:

“The Facts” on the Web

“The Facts” on YouTube

“The Facts” on Twitter


“Internet Society”

Wednesday, April 18, 2:00 pm



See highlights from BetaNYC’s 2018 NYC School of Data and learn from guest speakers about the future of open source and digital service design. Plus, the NYC Department of City Planning shares their strategy for improving service delivery to New Yorkers.


More Info:

"Internet Society" on the Web

"Internet Society" on Facebook

"Internet Society" on Twitter


“Gotta Run With Will”

Thursday, April 19, 9:30 pm



Evan Siegfried, a member of the Dashing Whippets, is on hiatus from running while his political commentary and his consulting work as a Republican strategist has taken off. Tune in to hear part two of Will’s discussion with Evan.


More Info:

“Gotta Run With Will” on Facebook

“Gotta Run With Will” on Twitter

“Gotta Run With Will” on YouTube