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Love Your Body Day promotes fashion reality

Project Reality Runway, Tech’s alternative fashion show, returns Tuesday at dead hour in the RUC Multipurpose Room. Promoting positive self-images, organizers of the fashion show want participants and guests to leave understanding beauty is not just skin-deep.  Challenging the standards placed on women and men by the media, Project Reality […]

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‘Gears of War 3’ finishes trilogy with fitting ending, improvements

      “Gears of War 3” builds on its previous iterations while adding new features and correcting numerous problems found in the previous games.  Admittedly, I’m not a big fan of multiplayer, so I will focus on the single player campaign. Concluding the story of Marcus Fenix and Delta […]

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Let’s Talk About Movies: The Guard

  “I don’t know if you’re really, really dumb or really, really smart,” said   FBI Agent Wendell Everett.  These words resonate throughout the whole film as we follow Sergeant Gerry Boyle (Breeden Gleeson), a.k.a. The Guard, as he helps on a case with an FBI Agent Wendell Everett (Don Cheadle) […]

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Let’s Talk About Movies: Drive

Simply stated, “Drive” is a beautiful film. Getting paid to watch movies and write about them has always been a great privilege. Movies such as “Drive,” however, make me think I have the best job in the world. Based on the 2005 James Sallis novel by the same name, “Drive” […]

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Time-bending comic ‘Casanova’ begins third series: ‘Avaritia’

Continuing a very successful run, Matt Fraction and Gabriel Bá’s “Casanova” enters its third volume, “Avaritia,” with another memorable first book. Picking up the story after the climatic end to the second volume, “Gula,” the series continues down the trippy, time-bending road on which it started.  Bá’s artistic direction of […]

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Lonesome Road finishes New Vegas story

I know for most of you out there, the release of the fourth DLC for “Fallout: New Vegas” was not the biggest title to drop on Tuesday.  Don’t fret; we’ll take a look at “Gears of War 3” next week after I’ve had time to log enough hours to give […]

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Let’s Talk About Movies: Contagion

“Contagion” is a movie about how the simplest occurrences lead to the most complex problems.  Although creators billed “Contagion” as a thriller, few thrilling moments can found within the actual plot.   However, in the apparent simplicity of the film, a darker, more sinister complexity emerges.  And, the seemingly thrill-less […]

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Let’s Talk About Television: Adventure Time

I am going to step away from talking about movies for a bit and talk about a television show that has become near and dear to my heart, “Adventure Time.”  Featuring the main characters Finn, a brave 13-year-old hero, and his best friend Jake, a dog with magic stretchy powers, […]

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WTLN offers alternative news source on campus

Tech Times, WTTU and The Oracle are no longer the only outlets for news on campus. The student-run broadcasting station WTLN is now available to students on Tech’s campus on channels 72 and 75. The WTLN broadcasts include news, sports, outstanding student and faculty recognition, as well as campus updates […]