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by Barry Wiley


Friday is said to be an unlucky day, Kyame Piddington read. It is hangman’s day. Some star having special gravity struck with sporadic force yesterday and illuminated some of the social phases in the zodiac of Dodge City. There was a gambling sport who was chaired by a pugilistic concubine.

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by Cynthia Chow


Historian Jaya Jones should be happy: she’s on her way to tenure at Berkeley University, has been published in a prominent journal, and has a wonderfully settled life in a great apartment near her friends and family. So why is she so bored?

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G.I. Joe: Retaliation: Movie Review

IN THE April 15 ISSUE

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by Joseph Ham



I went into G.I. Joe: Retaliation having only a vague idea of what to expect. Unlike many children, I didn’t grow up immersed in the world of G.I. Joe, although I’ve certainly heard the name a few thousand times. That being said, I wasn’t entirely surprised when what I ended up getting was a fairly generic action film packed with as many fight scenes and big, fiery explosions as they could jam into two hours. And trust me, there are plenty.

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by Lorie Lewis Ham



On Stranger Tides is the fourth in the series of Pirates of the Caribbean movies starring Johnny Depp as the charming antihero Captain Jack Sparrow, and it may end up being one of my favorites.

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Sanctum: Movie Review

IN THE February 7 ISSUE

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by Lorie Lewis Ham



From executive producer James Cameron, the man who brought us Avatar and Titanic, comes Sanctum, an adventure movie that takes place in an unusual setting—caves; in particular an underwater cave that has never before been explored.

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