Lin-Manuel Miranda drops the mic after my question

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Video: Rapping to Lin-Manuel Miranda at Disney’s ‘Moana’ Press Conference

Lin-Manuel Miranda, award-winning creator of “Hamilton” and songwriter for Disney’s latest princess movie, “Moana,” dropped the mic after I asked him my question at the “Moana” press conference. Here’s the video–you don’t have to wait for it any longer. I did not throw away my shot, and this resulted in one of my proudest moments…
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Cassandra Hsiao

November 16, 2016

Lin-Manuel Miranda, award-winning creator of “Hamilton” and songwriter for Disney’s latest princess movie, “Moana,” dropped the mic after I asked him my question at the “Moana” press conference.

Here’s the video–you don’t have to wait for it any longer. I did not throw away my shot, and this resulted in one of my proudest moments in my journalism career. Click above to see my question, his reaction, and his articulate answer!

 

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Lin-Manuel Miranda and Dwayne Johnson at the “Moana” Press Conference.

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Reporter Cassandra Hsiao at the “Moana” Press Conference.

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Lin-Manuel Miranda applauding after my question.

Catch “Moana” in theaters, Nov. 23!

Column: Breaking down the uses of lambda

Column: Breaking down the uses of lambda

What is lambda? You may know that it’s the eleventh letter in the Greek alphabet. Perhaps you recall from Physics that it’s the symbol used to represent wavelength in calculations, or you might have heard about it from other places. In C++, a lambda is an expression...