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On Reviewing Films

I thought I'd share this article I read today on movie reviews: Confessions of a Critic: The three main blind spots...

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The Hot New Thing

Anyone ever hear of this site called MyAnimeList?! If not, you should join it!!! I did and my name over there is PleiadesRising. I think MAL might have a future! Now, for a quick r...

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Triumph of the Kids

Today I was browsing a library's catalog for something to borrow, and I placed requests for a few items. Where one of the items was shelved stuck me as odd, considering what it was I borrowed: Leni Riefenstahl's Nazi propaganda classic ...

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Weirdo from Another Planet

@MarsCuriosity I'm safely on the surface of Mars. GALE CRATER I AM IN YOU!!! #MSL A next-day update to add more stuff for the sake of posterity! Here's a neat ...

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My Big Mouth

"Americans want grungy people stabbing themselves in the head onstage. They get a bright bunch like us, with deodorant on, they don’t get it." Liam Gallagher (NME, November 2006). Okay, the only reason I'm making this short post is to...

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