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Album Review: Bruno Mars, "Unorthodox Jukebox" (2012)

I’ve had about zero interest in Bruno Mars and his music over the past few years.  I remember the summer of 2010 when he debuted on the radio- first on a guest spot for B.o.B.’s “Nothin’ on You” and then on Travie McCoy’s song, “Billionaire”- and while both songs were decent enough, I didn’t particularly care for either of them, nor Mars’ (whose real name is Peter Gene Hernandez) vocals.   1,176 more words

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Lunch to the sound of White Hinterland (Baby; 2014)

The third album of Day of White is White Hinterland’s Baby. I’m not sure what to think about this album… the vocals were terrible, but the piano was great… some beats were cool, while others seemed off… I have to question the producer of this record and his or her approach and execution. 10 more words

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Flash Movie Review: The Duff

One of the definitions for friend that I found in a dictionary said it was, “A person who you like and enjoy being with.” This is absolutely true but for me there is more involved for me to call someone my friend. 414 more words


Review: The Good Earth: Classic Collection

Title:  The Good Earth: Classic Collection

Series: House of Earth #1

Author: Pearl S. Buck

Published: August 1, 2007 by Blackstone Audiobooks (first published 1931) 156 more words


Lunch to the sound of The Flaming Lips (With a Little Help From My Fwends; 2014)

A great band releasing a not-so-great album based on a great album… This is what The Flaming Lips just did, as they reworked (or should I say, messed up?) The Beatles’ … 59 more words

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Review: Wondrous Strange by Lesley Livingston

Title:  Wondrous Strange

Series: Wondrous Strange #1

Author: Lesley Livingston

Published: June 16, 2009 by HarperTeen

Excerpts: Since the dawn of time, the Faerie have taken. 404 more words


Review: Paranormalcy by Kiersten White

Title: Paranormalcy

Series: Paranormalcy #1

Author: Kiersten White

Published: August 31, 2010 by HarperTeen

Excerpts: Evie’s always thought of herself as a normal teenager, even though she works for the International Paranormal Containment Agency, her ex-boyfriend is a faerie, she’s falling for a shape-shifter, and she’s the only person who can see through paranormals’ glamours. 225 more words