The Wall Street Journal's Bootleg Video Coverage of the Olympics

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NBC shelled out over $1 billion to air the Olympic Games from London this summer, so what's a scrappy media outlet like The Wall Street Journal to do? They decided to cobble together their own coverage by recreating key moments with popsicle-stick puppets and pompoms. The series is called Homemade Highlights and it's pretty adorable.

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Kasia Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg is the executive producer for video at The AtlanticMore

Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg's work in media spans documentary television, advertising, and print. As a producer in the Viewer Created Content division of Al Gore's Current TV, she acquired and produced short documentaries by independent filmmakers around the world. Post-Current, she worked as a producer and strategist at Urgent Content, developing consumer-created and branded nonfiction campaigns for clients including Cisco, Ford, and GOOD Magazine. She studied filmmaking and digital media at Harvard University, where she was co-creator and editor in chief of H BOMB Magazine.

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