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Film, The Bigger Picture

The Bigger Picture: The Animal, the Internet, and “Darkon”

I’ve often written in this column about the state of film criticism and the Internet. It might seem strange that I, an online film...


Bootleg City, Film, Music

Bootleg City: David Bowie in Baton Rouge, April ’78 (Pt. 2)

Late last summer a DVD of August, which features David Bowie in a cameo, showed up at the office where I used to work. If you haven’t...


No Concessions

No Concessions: Fallen Stars

I got word that Natasha Richardson had died Wednesday evening. But the Internet had killed her off Tuesday afternoon. And that bothers me....


Letter From the Editor, Music

Letter from the Editor: Tuning Out the Static

I miss buying an album and lying on the floor for three days and going over it with a magnifying glass. I still go to the record store and...


Music, Unsolicited Career Advice

Unsolicited Career Advice for… Tupac Shakur

Hip-hop music is not typically Uncle Donnie’s thing, nor is hip-hop slang, nor hip-hop fashion. Basically, Uncle Donnie doesn’t...