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Blogs // 2 Articles
//Features

The Wig Is Off: 'Bush Mama' as a Deconstructive Narrative | 27 May 2010 // 5:00 PM

Bush Mama tells audiences what the typical Hollywood narratives do not about race, class and gender inequities in America.

Everything Is for Sale: The Merchandising of 'Buffy' | 30 Aug 2009 // 5:00 PM

Buffy the Vampire Slayer's lasting success tells us that demographic targeting is a complex process that requires both fan participation and forms of merchandising that literally allow everything to be for sale.

//Reviews

'RoboCop Trilogy': Life in Dystopian Future Detroit | 7 Nov 2010 // 3:00 PM

The RoboCop Trilogy is comprised of one amazing film, one disappointing yet enjoyable film, and one very bad film.

'Three Kings': A Thematically Dense Take on American Military Action in the Gulf | 20 Oct 2010 // 5:00 PM

Surreal, comic, chaotic, and at times, tragically sad, Three Kings offers a thematically dense take on American military action in the Gulf.

//Blogs

Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory | 10 Dec 2009 // 7:00 AM

Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory [Blu-ray] - Warner [$34.99]

Kanye West Glow in the Dark | 29 Nov 2009 // 9:03 PM

Kanye West Glow in the Dark - Kanye West and Nabil Elderkin [$50.00]

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//Blogs

Call for Papers: Threatdowns, Political Beatdowns, and the Stewart/Colbert Affect

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"We got our "news" from these two satirists, and their protégés, Noah and Wilmore, surely hope for such loyalty. What is Stewart and Colbert's legacy? What does the future hold for them -- and us?

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