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The 20 Films of 2013 That Were So Bad They Were Good

By Jenna Hawkins in Film / / November 20, 2013

Some of my favorite movies of all time are so bad that they bypass the terrible factor and have some kind of redeemable quality that ultimately makes them good. So follow your heart and embrace the Zach Galifinakis' and Adam Sandler's of the world because lets face it, there is no getting rid of them.View Now
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The 20 Best Pop Songs of 2013 That Are Embarrassingly Good

By Jenna Hawkins in Music / / November 13, 2013

The criteria for a great pop song is: do you want to sing it in the shower, the car or your bedroom at the top of your lungs and recreate the synchronised dance sequence nude? If the answer is yes then join Gaga, Katy, Britney, Miley, Taylor and myself as we explore the best pop songs of 2013.View Now
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Annoying Tropes of Hollywood Comedy

By Cora in Film / / January 30, 2013

Here are some specific Hollywood comedy tropes that we hate (and sometimes even love to hate), from bridezillas to man children.View Now
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7 Great Songs Made Greater By Movies

By Jeremy Glass in Music / / January 23, 2013

Here are seven great songs that have been made so much greater from the movies they're in.View Now
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The Art Of A Comeback (Or Why Usher Is A Genius)

By Jenna Hawkins in Music / / October 22, 2012

Making a comeback is a delicate undertaking; what you produce has to be good because people have either forgotten about you or are waiting for you to prove yourself. From Usher to Nelly Furtado, Brandy to Christina Aguilera and of course, the comeback queen herself, Madonna, we take a look at who got it right and who got it very, very wrong.View Now
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Portable’s Guide to the Artist Biopic

By Karys McEwen in Film / / September 12, 2012

Never fear, as Portable is here to guide you through this sometimes strange, mostly compelling world of the artist biopic.View Now
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Nabil Azadi and You, The Traveller

By Kat George in Uncategorized / / September 11, 2012

As he launches his newest project, a bespoke travel guide, we spoke intimately with Nabil Azadi about his world, the whole world, and you, the traveller...View Now
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Rocking The Boat: Why Aaliyah Doesn’t Need Drake

By Jenna Hawkins in Music / / August 28, 2012

Sure Drake wants to make an album using unheard Aaliyah material, but the bigger issue is, whose cane came first Aaliyah or Mya?View Now
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A Visual Guide To Oasis

By Laura Pulgarin in Music / / August 27, 2012

With both Gallagher brothers performing the songs of Oasis again and raising our hopes of a reunion we are taking a look at some of Oasis greatest hit videos and exploring the iconic Brit band.View Now
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Experimental Women Doing Things Differently

By Laura Pulgarin in Music / / August 16, 2012

We are taking a look at a couple of women musicians doing things differently in today's music industry.View Now
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