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Thursday 08/27/2015
Film review: ‘The End of the Tour’
Posted: August 27, 2015 - 1:09 am

There is nothing flashy about "The End of the Tour." It is visually bleak, does not have much of an emotional climax and the narrative just flows like one long conversation, which is basically what this film is. Yet, the film is incredibly rewarding on a cerebral level.

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Off the Record: New releases you should be looking out for
Posted: August 27, 2015 - 1:10 am

"Break the Law" by Mac Miller

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Netflix Binge Drinking Game: Wentworth
Posted: August 27, 2015 - 1:12 am

During my two weeks of freedom between the Summer and Fall terms I, of course, did what any other college kid in America would do: binge watch Netflix and binge drink.

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Thursday 08/06/2015
Locals start petition against CMT’s series “Gainesville”
Updated: August 06, 2015 - 12:34 am

“Gainesville,” a new show on CMT network, is set to air back-to-back episodes Aug. 20 at 10 p.m. While some may be excited that a reality television series will take place within their own city, others don’t think “Gainesville” will accurately represent all aspects of the show’s namesake city.

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Wednesday 08/05/2015
“Vacation” receives criticism for its sensitive comedy plot
Updated: August 06, 2015 - 12:01 am

The newest installment of the “National Lampoon’s Vacation” series was released last week, only to be met with overly harsh criticism. Though it’s necessary to swallow any preconceived ideas of high comedy prior to seeing “Vacation,” the film is not bad — idiotic, yes, but certainly not the terrible movie it’s been made out to be.

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Thursday 08/06/2015
GNV icon to travel to world’s best restaurant in Denmark
Updated: August 06, 2015 - 12:03 am

Gainesville’s dearest icon and Maude’s Cafe performer Tom Miller is asking his family and friends to buy him a reasonably priced dinner in a small town for his 50th birthday. 

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New Releases To Check Out On Spotify
Updated: August 06, 2015 - 12:05 am

“Hotline Bling” and “Right Hand” by Drake

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Wednesday 07/29/2015
Cave of Swimmers to perform at the Atlantic on Saturday
Updated: July 29, 2015 - 10:31 pm

Imagine a night at the opera. Now get rid of the orchestra, keep the iron lungs, toss in some drums and a howling guitar. Now rinse in distortion and repeat.

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Off the Record: Drake and Meek Mill Go #backtoback in feud
Updated: July 29, 2015 - 10:27 pm

Last week, rapper Meek Mill put the internet in a chokehold when he claimed that rapper Drake doesn’t write his own lyrics. 

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Swamp Dance Fest to hold final shows this weekend
Updated: July 29, 2015 - 10:33 pm

The UF School of Theatre and Dance will host the final performances of the 2015 Swamp Dance Fest this weekend.

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