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The Uncomfortable Truth about Racism by John Barnes

CW: references to racially aggravated violence In 2019, beloved Irish actor Liam Neeson made headlines for his controversial comments on race. While promoting the film Cold Pursuit, he told a story from nearly 40 years prior when a friend of his had been raped by a Black man. Neeson was so enraged that, for a […]

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Adele Unveils Plans To Pursue A Literature Degree

In recent years, I have developed a quiet respect for singer-songwriter Adele.  She produced one of the best Bond themes of all time, gave us two endlessly hilarious Graham Norton appearances, and (at least in her interviews) seems to be a genuine, sympathetic woman with an honourable sense of humour. Additionally, I will conjure to say […]

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Stephen King’s IT: the page to screen legacy

Forgive me for choosing a very easy author to write on for the Halloween season, but there is a reason why Stephen King is so frequently discussed and widely read. It cannot be overrated, the author is a master of horror. King has churned out several books considered modern classics and his influence on cinema, […]