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Careful what you wish for: Taste

What would the holiday season be without food? Time is running out to indulge in your favorite goodies before New Year's resolution time comes around, so Otis the season for culinary gifts.


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Nowhere Man

s critics never fail to note, the Brothers Coen are some kind of film savants--they know everything about movies and nothing about life.


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De Chirico Lands at the DUMA

t can be taken as a refreshing proof of the existence of some sort of natural justice in the universe that Giorgio de Chirico, a genius most mortally in touch with his own unique muse, was plagued...


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Morning After Pill

A real hangover cure--is it too good to be true? After seeing commercials for Alka-Seltzer's new Morning Relief tablets, Recess decided to find out if it's the real deal.


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Jill of All Trades

n 2000, Jill Scott posed a seemingly simple query to an unprepared nation: "Who Is Jill Scott?" Today, everyone from Moby to Ron Isley can answer that question.


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Drum on the Djembe

Before it's time to head home for turkey and cranberry sauce, the Department of Music will present a performance of the Djembe Ensemble--Duke's West African drumming group--with special guests...


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Loser Light Show

James Downey of Columbia, Mo., is a dreamer--with way too much time on his hands. The writer/artist is soliciting the help of everyone in the world to make his latest fantasy come true. On Nov.


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Life as a...Tearduct

If Oprah had a movie club, Life as a House would be a must-see. It has all the elements of one of her book picks--contrived laughs, silly animals, teary-eyed women, troubled teens, etc.


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Animal Instincts

Techno Animal sounds like two dogs trapped in a car with the windows rolled up and a sampler as their only toy. They're staring death in the face and pissed off.


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Hot and Heavy

know it may be sacrilegious to say this on a college campus where one out of every five students count Dumb and Dumber as one of their all-time favorite movies, but I must admit that I am not the...


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Halo

This is Xbox's flagship title, and for good reason.


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The Phantom Edit

If you thought that last movie you saw was crap, why don't you just make a better version yourself? Well, go on. No, really.


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Smooth Criminals

avid Mamet is a great playwright, a very good screenwriter and a pretty good director. Up until Heist, every film he has helmed has been, at best, a beautiful mess.


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Club Cafe

Sick and tired of the same old Duke scene? Feel like if you've been to one campus art event you've been to them all? Then think about getting off campus for a taste of CafZ DADA.