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The Role of Art in Dario Argento’s Opera

The Role of Art in Dario Argento’s Opera Dario Argento’s resume of work makes up some of the most difficult films to critique (or even analyze for that matter) because really, what are they? Are they exploitative slasher films?  Or … Continue reading

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Three Things to Check Out This Week/End

1) Jane Eyre 2) Hanna 3) The Magic Flute

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Twitter and Facebook…Do We Really Need Both?

Alright, I’m the first one to point out that spending anything more than an hour or so a day on Facebook and Twitter really isn’t making the best use of the hours in the day, we only live so long … Continue reading

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Cool Thing #15: It’s Been A Helluva Week To Be A Gamer…

Hey all, some seriously wicked trailers have come out this week for some of 2011’s most highly anticipated games…so I’ll let the videos do the talking. LA Noire – Release Date: May. 17/2011 Final Fantasy Versus XIII – Release Date: … Continue reading

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Cool Thing #14: Aristotle’s Nicomachean Ethics and the Life of Study

The main articles of discussion here at The Kiosk usually involve movies, video games, music, culture, etc.  Well there is more to us, a more intellectual, if not brooding side.  A side that contemplates virtue and the meaning of our … Continue reading

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Cool Thing #12

Flynn Lives! With the release of Tron: Legacy this past December, it is interesting to look back on the “Flynn Lives” ARG (Alternate Reality Game) to see what exactly it accomplished, and how far its creators pushed the ficticious world … Continue reading

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Cool Thing #11

Pauline Kael It is hard to narrow down why exactly it happened, if the readers just lost interest or the people involved did (the latter seems highly unlikely) or if the dawn of the Internet age caused it, but for … Continue reading

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