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Skins: Everything is Better with British Accents

Teen dramas are my guilty pleasure, I’ve probably seen every episode of Beverly Hills 90210, The OC, One Tree Hill, and Dawson’s Creek. The popular British teen drama Skins has been on my list for awhile, but it wasn’t until MTV started to bombard me with commercials for their Skins remake that I finally took(…)

Tree of Awesome

Terrence Malick makes beautiful movies that I love, like Badlands (1973), Days of Heaven (1978), The Thin Red Line (1998), and The New World (2005). Critics agree and have heralded Mallick as one of greatest filmmakers of our time. Needless to say, I was super excited to see the recently released trailer for his latest(…)

Grohl Sings McCartney: Definitely Amazing

Recently, I stumbled upon a YouTube clip of Dave Grohl and Norah Jones singing a duet version of Paul McCartney’s “Maybe I’m Amazed” at the 33rd Annual Kennedy Center Honors, which is a yearly gala held in the luminous Kennedy Center in our nation’s capital. And let me tell you, my friends, this clip is(…)

Is the Middle East Ready for Cosmo?

It was announced earlier this month that Cosmopolitan magazine, the world’s best selling magazine for young women, is extending its glorious handjob-giving tentacles into the Middle East. This announcement follows quick on the heels of the first issue of the Cosmo Mongolian edition, which launched in December of last year. I’m actually pretty excited to(…)