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Rick Pearson

Rick Pearson is a music critic for the London Evening Standard. More

Rick Pearson is a music critic for the London Evening Standard. He has also written for The Telegraph, Rock'n'Reel and MOJO. When he's not reporting on gigs, Rick busies himself by running a monthly folk night, Instant Karma, and following the fortunes of his struggling soccer team, Crystal Palace.

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Things Not to Say to a Pregnant Woman

You don't have to tell her how big she is. You don't need to touch her belly.


Maine's Underground Street Art

"Graffiti is the farthest thing from anarchy."


The Joy of Running in a Beautiful Place

A love letter to California's Marin Headlands


'I Didn't Even Know What I Was Going Through'

A 17-year-old describes his struggles with depression.


Google Street View, Transformed Into a Tiny Planet

A 360-degree tour of our world, made entirely from Google's panoramas


The Farmer Who Won't Quit

A filmmaker returns to his hometown to profile the patriarch of a family farm


Riding Unicycles in a Cave

"If you fall down and break your leg, there's no way out."


Carrot: A Pitch-Perfect Satire of Tech

"It's not just a vegetable. It's what a vegetable should be."



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