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This Week in Highlights – The Top 5 Highlights of the Week!

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It has been quite a busy week on Ustream! In case you missed it, here is a run-down of the top 5 Ustream moments this week, in no particular order:

1. Space Shuttle Discovery Lands in Washington
 

2. Iowa Barnstormers Amazing Touchdown Pass on 4th Down Conversion

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3. TMZ’s Dax Holt Reaches 1 Million Views on Ustream!

4. Andy Richter Visits the Penguin Cam!
 

5. Beatbox Battle World Championship!
 

Remembering September 11th: 10 Years Later

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It’s been 10 years since the terrorist attacks of 2001, and although the history of the post-9/11 era is still being written, this Sunday, September 11, 2011 will be a time of quiet reflection for many who remember the events of that terrible day. Join our content partners for programming that will inspire, enlighten, and honor the memory of those lost.

Face to Face: Secretary Norman Mineta via the Smithsonian
September 10 at 11am PT/2pm ET
The Smithsonian Asian Pacific American program hosts a discussion with former US Secretary of Transportation Norman Mineta. He will discuss his life and the events and impact of September 11, 2011. [clear here]

9/11: America Remembers on CBS News
Sunday at 5:00am PT/8:00am ET
From memorial ceremonies in Shanksville, Pennsylvania to Washington, D.C., CBS News will present live coverage of the events commemorating the 10th anniversary of the attack on the World Trade Center. Scott Pelley will anchor the coverage. [clear here]

Ten Years After 9/11: The Legal Landscape of the “War on Terror”
September 14 at 9:30am PT/12:30pm ET
Duke Law Professors Curtis Bradley, Mary Dudziak, Charles Dunlap, and Neil Siegel will consider how the law governing the “war on terrorism” has evolved during the ten years since the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. They will discuss such topics as the military detention or trial of alleged terrorists, habeas corpus review, and coercive interrogation. [clear here]

Staind NYC Concert to Benefit the Families of 9/11 Victims
September 15 at 6pm PT/9pm ET
As the release of our new Staind album coincides with the commemoration of the 10th anniversary of 9/11, the band wanted to use the attention to make the point that there is still much work for all of us to do to help support the families of the 9/11 victims. Tickets to the event are only $9.11 and it will be live on Ustream for those who can’t make it in person. [clear here]

Events for the week of January 26, 2009

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On Monday, January 26th, from 2-3:15pm EST, tune in for the Installation of the 12th Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, Wayne Clough, and Regents’ meeting news briefing. Be sure to watch with us here:

http://www.ustream.tv/channel/smithsonian-on-ustream.tv


Monday, January 26th, at 12:30am PST LIVE Malayan Tiger Feeding. There are three cameras located inside the show area and one inside the night/feeding area. Be sure to tune in and watch these beautiful animals with us: http://www.ustream.tv/channel/the-malayan-tiger

Tuesday, January 27th at 7pm PST, Peter Himmelman and guests jam LIVE! This has become one of the most watched shows on Tuesday evenings, tune to find out why:http://www.ustream.tv/channel/peterhimmelman
Tuesday, at 9pm PST, watch a LIVE streaming performance of Lil Wayne debuting the world premiere of his new single from the Cox Arena. Watch with us LIVE at the  AT&T Facebook page or here:

Wednesday, January 28th at 10pm PST Driving Sports TV, the fastest show on Ustream.tv Late Night. Tune in and watch the DSTV crew showoff the latest in new cars and automotive performance: http://www.ustream.tv/channel/driving-sports-tv
Also on Wednesday the 28th, at 6pm PST we have our second RiffTrax LIVE show of 2009! From the head writer and stars of Mystery Science Theater 3000 comes RiffTrax, full of hilarious mp3 (and now LIVE) commentaries of some of your favorite and not-so-favorite movies. It’s like watching a movie with your funniest friends! Tune in LIVE with us here:


Daily at 12 Noon, watch Jason Sadler of IWearYourShirt.com in his daily LIVE chat. This Thursday, January 29 he’ll be wearing a Zappos.com shirt! Be sure to watch with us: http://www.ustream.tv/channel/iwearyourshirt-daily-shirt-show

Thursday, January 29th at7:30pm the LIVE recording of PotterCast will be a very special one, featuring Hank and John Green, otherwise known as the Vlogbrothers! Tune in this week as they discuss the latest news on Harry Potter in: PotterCast 183! Watch with us here: http://www.ustream.tv/channel/pottercast

Friday the 30th at 10pm PST, Meet the Bloggers bring us unconventional political opinion and analysis. This weekly digest of news analysis, opinion, and progressive issues from the blogosphere, accessible to a general audience but tailored to appeal to mainstream media political reporters, opinion leaders, and a politically-savvy online audience. Watch here:  http://www.ustream.tv/channel/meet-the-bloggers
Friday, January 30 at 11pm EST, the second annual Bloggie Oscars will be taking place LIVE! This event will be giving awards in seventeen main categories and five supporting content categories, and a few yet to be announced awards. Watch with us here: