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BTV offers up second helpings

While it may seem strange to hype up a second episode, BTV premiered its second installment of Slice and ‘Deis to a nearly-filled Golding Auditorium, allowing it to showcas… Read More...

Red and black all over

The Academy Awards, that world-renowned ceremony of iconic golden statuettes, turned 80 this year and I am sad to report that its age is starting to show, if not in the ceremony itse… Read More...

Black History Month

dc02290807.jpgThursday night’s Black History Month Closing Ceremony in the Napoli Trophy room in Gosman was not a typical closing affair. The evening started off with a dramatic recitation f… Read More...

And the Oscar goes to…

After all the nail-biting and hair-graying, February 24, 2008 served as the date for the 80th annual Academy Awards. It was an evening of glitz, glamour, and Jon Stewart.

There wer… Read More...

More than your average Western

dc02290803.jpg“A Hell of a Place to Make Your Fortune” is the tagline for HBO’s three season mini-epic Western Deadwood. A show that totally encompasses history, drama, the west, the Amer… Read More...

An Odd Couple indeed

dc02290805.jpgdc02290806.jpg Alternative/neo-soul/funk/rapper/everything-er Cee-Lo and wonder-boy producer Danger Mouse are back at it again.

Danger Mouse is the highly experimental, innovative and r… Read More...

Quarterlife is dead on arrival

dc02290801.jpgGen Y has its own technology (the Ipod), its own networking strategy (Facebook) and now with the premiere of NBC’s new one-hour drama, Quarterlife, its own television show.

App… Read More...

When I listen

When I listen, I see a woman.

I do not know her face, or her name, but she has brown hair, and pale white skin.

I do not know where she is, but only that she is here, she comes to me with no con… Read More...

The Band's Visit: A Welcomed Arrival

dc02290810.jpgIf you’ve been too afraid to approach that group of intellectuals that congregate outside your politics class, here’s a topic to catch their attention: foreign fil… Read More...

A throw back to the hybrid music of Paul Simon

dc02290802.jpgIf we trace rock and roll music’s roots back far enough—through jump blues and boogie to blues and African shuffles—indie band Vampire Weekend appears doubly indebted to w… Read More...

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