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Harris Wittels

I don’t feel like I have any room to speak on the wonderful comedic mind of Harris, or his tragic death, but I did want to just pay my respect to a well-respected and clearly loved man. 507 more words


Neil Patrick Harris Came Out In His Underwear Last Night, Was He Stuffin?

Neil Patrick Harris came out in nothing but shoes and his underwear at one point last night during the Oscars.

There is something very awkward about the photo though. 33 more words


'Birdman' takes flight at an Oscars punctuated by politics

LOS ANGELES (AP) – The long take of “Birdman” has stretched all the way to the Academy Awards, where the jazzy, surreal comedy about an actor fleeing his superhero past took Hollywood’s top honor in a ceremony punctuated by passionate pleas for equality. 1,339 more words


The Conflicting Inquiries of Plagerism

If reusing others works was illegal, what would the world be like. There would be no Twilight because Dracula came first, no Cars because Thomas the Train, and no Harry Potter because of all the medieval wizarding literature. 390 more words


The Copycat Culture

After reading Harris’ chapter titled Forwarding, and Lethem’s The Ecstasy of Influence, it became apparent that both authors can agree that artistic works, specifically those of the written variety, are the culmination of years of outside influences made upon the creator of the new piece. 483 more words


Issues with Cryptomnesia

When reading Jonathan Lethem’s Ecstasy of Influence and Joseph Harris’ chapter on Forwarding, I found both of there ideas very similar yet, in many ways, different. 485 more words


Columbine High School shooting

I’m going to start out with what I know best. I’ve researched and studied the shooting at Columbine high school for over a decade now and I know just about everything there is to know on a public level. 3,147 more words