Laura G. Singleton

Laura is a graduate of the World Journalism Institute mid-career class.

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Winning (and losing) by faith

Sports | From Matthew Slater to Cody Parkey, NFL players testify to Christian conviction amid career successes and setbacks
by Laura G. Singleton
Posted 2/01/19, 11:37 am

There will be no surprise when Matthew Slater, special teams captain for the New England Patriots, calls “Heads” in the pregame coin flip for Super Bowl LIII on Sunday. 

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Out with a bang

Television | Top-rated, long-running Big Bang Theory appealed to the misfit in us all
by Steve West & Laura G. Singleton
Posted 1/31/19, 12:13 am

“Our long collective nightmare is finally over.”

That’s how critic Stuart Heritage of The Guardian celebrated the announcement by CBS that the current and 12th season of The Big Bang Theory would be its last. Yet the 15-20 million viewers who watch the half-hour sitcom each week likely feel otherwise.

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