Jarrett Berman
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Prince of the Ball | 11 Feb 2007 // 2:00 PM

When His Majesty stood silhouetted against a billowing, yellow sheet, his phallic glyph guitar lunging into shadow, it was a bold display of virility that had many (including execs at Viagra, no doubt) shaking their heads in awe. I turned to my wife and checked her pulse. The night had reached its apex.

The Other Brother: Chris Penn (1965-2006) | 5 Feb 2006 // 6:00 PM

During the 1990s, Penn chose vivid characters on both sides of the law, guys named Pulasky, Manetti, Turk, Duke, and Bubba.


Natural Born Killers: The Director's Cut | 15 Nov 2009 // 2:59 PM

Stone's pedigree secure, the Hollywood maverick turned on the system itself; tarring sensationalism, public bloodlust, and judicial entropy, seemingly with the same brush.

Phish: Walnut Creek | 8 Sep 2008 // 5:00 PM

Famous for their eclectic set lists (no two shows were identical), Phish tapes are a collector’s dream.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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