By Jonathan Kiefer
There's a cautionary tale in the notion that life sometimes imitates art enough to destroy both, and this piece might have striven harder to assess which is the greater American tragedy.
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Tau Cross: Pillar of Fire
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The Poetry of Heartbreak in 'The Umbrellas of Cherbourg'
Quindar: Hip Mobility
Radiohead Music Theory, Pure and Simple
"Read Only Memories is a bubblegum-happy, brooding and brutal noir about kidnapping, murder, corruption, revenge, and corporate conspiracies.