Monthly Archive: October, 2013

Facebook and the Show-Off Culture

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Today, we’re going to do something a little different in our discussion of pop culture. This is more about what random people as opposed to professional entertainers generate, which I take to fall… Continue reading

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5 Picks for Halloween Scares!

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Halloween is coming up! We felt like now is a good time to recommend some good scary movies. This time, we have genre picks within horror. 1. Horror Comedy Dead Snow (2009) Dead… Continue reading

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5 Good Anime Coming-of-Age Love Stories

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When most people think of love stories in anime, they probably either think something for girls like Sailor Moon or a harem comedy like Tench! Well, these are some of my picks for… Continue reading

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Captain Phillips (2013)

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While I don’t remember the news as clearly as I did that of the killing of Osama bin Laden, I do recall watching reports of the hijacking of the Maersk Alabama by Somali… Continue reading

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Upstream Color (2013)

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Not long after being captivated by Shane Carruth’s debut film, Primer, I looked up Carruth’s filmography and proceeded to watch Upstream Color. ┬áReleased earlier this year, Upstream Color is Carruth’s second film, though… Continue reading

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Reaction to Alison Gold’s “Chinese Food”

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There has been more than a bit of an outcry among Cornell’s Asian community in response to Alison Gold’s new song “Chinese Food”. Curious as to what all the hullabaloo was all about,… Continue reading

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Full Metal Jacket (1987)

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This isn’t the first time I’ve seen Stanley Kubrick’s Full Metal Jacket. I remember when I first saw it about 5 years ago, I didn’t particularly like it, agreeing with mostly everyone else… Continue reading

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