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Crashed

Sometime early last week, I was sitting in the living room with one of my housemates playing video games. While he was single-handedly opposing an interplanetary genocide in Halo: Reach, I was logged into World of Warcraft to mindlessly farm … Continue reading

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Gravity

On page 228 (digital copy, I’m not sure where it falls in the paperback), Eggers sets up one of his strongest questions present in the novel. It spans only a single page of the book, which seems like a small investment for … Continue reading

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KABLE’S LAST STAND

Forty-one minutes and thirty-five seconds into the film, there’s a very short panning shot of a city that I think Frank Kermode would deem absolutely vital for a discussion about this film’s social commentary. Beneath all the fancy advertising and … Continue reading

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