1. Art, Religion, and Autotune: How Bo Burnham Processes Life through Comedy

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    March 10, 2015 by Devin

    The disembodied voices are the real heroes of this show.

    All art is autobiographical. The pearl is the oyster’s autobiography. – Federico Fellini This is apropos of nothing, but I …
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  2. Why I Can Be Confident that There is No God

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    February 6, 2015 by Devin

    Disclaimer: by saying, “I am confident that there is no god,” I do understand that I am saying that if …
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  3. Fifty Shades of Grey Might be Dreck, and that Might be Okay

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    January 29, 2015 by Devin

    Let's face it: women have it good when it comes to topless men nowadays.

    Fifty Shades of Grey is the latest franchise devoted to gathering a sizable female fan base, but it’s getting heat[1] for being …
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  4. American Sniper, Unbroken, Selma: Finding the Story

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    January 28, 2015 by Devin

    This picture looks more kickass to me than anything from American Sniper.

    Since my last post, I have thought about and talked about American Sniper quite a bit. I imagine that I will …
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  5. American Sniper, TOMS, and Criticizing Idols

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    January 25, 2015 by Devin

    I wonder what he thinks of Toy Story 3. Probably doesn't care.

    So I saw American Sniper with a friend recently. I did not think it would be good, but I wanted …
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  6. Why American Sniper Makes Me Miss Enlisted

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    January 20, 2015 by Devin

    Don't they look cute?

    I have been through a lot of show cancellations in my time. I remember watching Firefly and went through my phase …
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  7. Serial and Resisting Stereotypes

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    January 19, 2015 by Devin

    Podcast action shot!

    As I mentioned in a previous post, I finally got around to listening to Serial, the audiobook released as a …
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