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ABE : Psychotic Robot Butler

Originally posted on Reason & Existenz:
London filmmaker Rob McLellan;s straightforward short film ABE takes some heavy minutes out of Silence of the Lambs, speciifically where serial killer Buffalo Bill interacts with the girl in the well. The twist: gender enraged…

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#Bartoli and #Sexualization

Originally posted on Dr. Jennifer W. Shewmaker:
Marion Bartoli at the 2009 US Open (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Marion Bartoli wins the Wimbledon championship. The crowd cheers, she celebrates and rushes to hug her father and former coach. And BBC Sport…

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Franz Kafka by Piotr Dumala

Based on the Diaries of Franz Kafka. Happy Birthday, Franz!

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The Legacy of Franz Kafka As Seen Through His Impact on Gabriel García Márquez | Memoir | Biographile

Originally posted on Reason & Existenz:
The influence of Kafka, born 130 years ago this week (July 3, 1883) in Prague, is  great among twentieth-century writers from Albert Camus to Jorge Luis Borges — the term Kafkaesque has even entered…

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‘Dark Girls’: Documentary Sparks Colorism Debate

See on Scoop.it – Writing and Literature Oprah premiered the documentary about skin color on her television channel, and viewers responded online. Angela Drummond-Mathews‘s insight: This is a must see documentary. It not only validated the experiences of millions of … Continue reading

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Accidental Racism? Paula Deen and Accidental Racism   As Tavis Smiley just told Piers Morgan when discussing this issue, “change is inevitable, but growth is optional.” Deen has had enough time in and out of the public eye to have … Continue reading

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Seven Traits of Great Innovators

99U describes seven traits of great innovators.  Polaroid co-founder Edwin Land said, “The test of an invention is the power of [the] inventor to push it through in the face of staunch – not opposition, but indifference – in society.” … Continue reading

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