Category Archives: Arts Squad

Video(s) of the Day: Coming Back Ain’t Ever Easy

For those of you who have used the summer to hide from the pains of reality and everything that comes with it, I’ve got some sad news for you. School starts in a little over two weeks. But before you … Continue reading

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Leave Your Virtual World Behind to Spend Virtual Time with “The Dudleys!”

If you still haven’t had your fill of how our fantasy lives inside of our computers are becoming real, or how life is actually like a video game,  you have a chance this week to check out a new comedy at … Continue reading

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Just Because the Dinosaurs are Old Doesn’t Mean We Can’t Have Cool Gadgets

Getting around any museum in New York can be tough—not everyone can be as easy as a giant one-way spiral. But for those of you without an apprehension about technology, a couple museums are making it easier. The brain trust … Continue reading

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Big Brothers in the Museums

When we go to museums, either for Art Hum or because we (secretly!) enjoy it, we go to look. We watch how a certain brushstroke creates a new effect, how a certain angle of light reveals a new dimension on … Continue reading

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Video of the Day: Winners of Our Daily Show Contest

Unless you have been hiding under a rock the last week and completely avoided our Twitter and Facebook bombardments, along with shoutouts from the both the Spectator and Bwog, we held a little contest to see who would be awesome … Continue reading

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How A Lawless Man Became an American: Clint Eastwood at Film Society

There’s a moment in Clint Eastwood’s Gran Torino in which the actor and director finally reveals the chiseled 1972 titular vehicle in the film. Eastwood’s character Walt remarks he put together the lavish muscle car together himself. It’s hard not … Continue reading

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Video of the Day: Because Life is Better with a Vuvuzela

So what have you been up to this summer? Working hard at that internship, or skipping out of work to get drunk at odd mornings while blowing a plastic horn for a country you have only vague and irrelevant ties … Continue reading

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