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Review: Porter Robinson & Madeon’s Shelter

Recently, Porter Robinson and Madeon (with Robotaki) went on tour for their newest single, Shelter. They’ve also released an animated music video that was trending on YouTube back in October. There’s not much to say about it lyrically; it’s a song about

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Review: Lion

Lion is so brazenly melodramatic that viewers flock to the cinema expecting a good cry. Or at least that’s the impression I got upon seeing a full house at the cinema. It’s a movie that knows what it wants, and audiences don’t mind

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Review: Cold War 2

From time to time, I like to visit a Cineplex in Markham and watch a Chinese movie with my parents. Being raised in a different country, my perspective is often radically different from my parents’ perspective. But by using Hong

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Video Games: Part 2

(This is Part 2 in a series on video games. You can read Part 1 here.) We have grown to love video games over the past few decades. As I’ve mentioned in Part 1, video games are inherently unique due to its

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Video Games: Part 1

Since the beginning of the 21st century, video games have become a staple in youth culture. Games have evolved by leaps and bounds since its early years on primitive CRTs, and has since developed into a culture that involves hundreds

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Hacktivism and Project Mayhem

Hacktivism is the kind of stupid word that can only come from the internet. A portmanteau of “hack” and “activism,” it traditionally refers to the act of breaking into one’s computer system for a political or social purpose. But nowadays,

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Pornography

Pornography: the greatest guilty pleasure. Most people watch porn, or at least have watched it before, but we rarely talk about it. Probably because we are too embarrassed to tell others that we like to play with our genitals. But the

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