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How could I unsee it When I know how Lisbon looks At dawn What language is spoken At 4am In the bathrooms of pubs On Bleeker Sptreet I know what you hear in An elevator On your way to the top Of Madrid I danced in the touchy heat Of Barcelona And sung with Dublin … Continue reading Native

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“Lady Bird” Proves To Be the Realest Coming of Age Film in Years

Though the common perception is that we watch movies in order to escape, the practice inherently runs much deeper than that. Yes, we watch movies to drop out of reality. We also, however, watch movies to find ourselves. Sitting in a dark theater, emotions run deeper as though the art is shouting out at you. … Continue reading “Lady Bird” Proves To Be the Realest Coming of Age Film in Years

Ghouling Out on the Town: Where the Devil Did Halloween Come From?

While the scantily-clad and sometimes fundamentally offensive costumes you see on Halloween may cause alarm, the holiday's roots run much deeper than creepy fake contacts and and excuse to hook up with a dude dressed as a dementor while you're wasted on Pumpel Drumkin. It all started with those Celts back in the days of … Continue reading Ghouling Out on the Town: Where the Devil Did Halloween Come From?