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Film Review: From Up on Poppy Hill – Goro Miyazaki (3 stars)

May 10, 2013
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Film Review: From Up on Poppy Hill – Goro Miyazaki (3 stars)

From Up on Poppy Hill, a high school melodrama set right before the 1964 Tokyo Olympics, is somewhat of a departure from the norm for Studio Ghibli. There are no flying pigs, wolf girls or floating cities. Instead, there is young love – and only young love. Umi and Shun (voiced by Sarah Bolger...
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Friday afternoon photos: These dogs who just met are now BFF

May 10, 2013
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Friday afternoon photos: These dogs who just met are now BFF

You know why dogs are awesome? Because they can go pretty much anywhere, meet other dogs and be completely open and honest about who they are, right off the bat. They don’t want to play? Then they don’t. They seem to like one another? Then they can be BFF with no drama, right away....
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I’m Every Woman: Sick-time advocates send Mother’s Day video to Gov. Rick Scott appealing for pre-emption veto

May 10, 2013
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In the spirit of Mother’s Day (which is this Sunday, deadbeats), the sick-time advocates behind a current petition effort aimed at getting Gov. Rick Scott to veto HB 655 – the anti-local-control, anti-sick-time measure passed by the Florida House and Senate last week – have put together a YouTube video of their own iteration...
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Twin Tigers offer goth-pop at the Peacock Room

May 10, 2013
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Twin Tigers offer goth-pop at the Peacock Room

With equally solid show support from locals the Dark Sixties and Tideup, the only gamble at stake at this killer Norse Korea event is the possibility of losing your mind over Twin Tigers’ sound.
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Short Film Friday – After School Sex and a Living Nightmare

May 10, 2013
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Short Film Friday – After School Sex and a Living Nightmare

Love You More (NSFW) Dir: Sam Taylor-Wood Runtime: 15m I wrote about Sam Taylor-Wood in my blog this week about Danny Boyle’s needless worry about the future of (British) film, and this is specifically the film I was talking about with her. She turned some heads at Cannes with this one a few years...
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Clutch joins the Sword and Lionize for a live show at House of Blues

May 10, 2013
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Clutch joins the Sword and Lionize for a live show at House of Blues

Though the three bands come from distinctively different corners, their heaviness unifies them.
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