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“Derry Girls,” which premiered in Jan. 2019, portrays the teenage experience with war-torn North Ireland as its backdrop.
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The awkward perfection of Netflix’s ‘Derry Girls’

When “Derry Girls” first came out in 2018, I immediately binged the first season, enthralled by awkward and absurd lead actors finding themselves in the most ridiculous situations. To me, each half-hour episode captured a unique part of the teenage experience, particularly one wrought with the background violence of war and division. 


Quentin Tarantino's latest film, "Once Upon a Time in Hollywood," follows an aging Hollywood star, played by Leonardo DiCaprio (left).
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'Once Upon a Time in Hollywood' reimagines Hollywood at the close of the '60s

“Once Upon a Time in Hollywood,” the latest film from writer and director Quentin Tarantino, premiered in July. The movie follows Rick Dalton (played by Leonardo DiCaprio) as he navigates the ups and downs of a Hollywood career in 1969, as well as the looming presence of the Manson Family cult in Los Angeles. Editor Nina Wilder and Campus Arts Editor Kerry Rork chatted about their thoughts on Tarantino’s new film and the events that inspired it. Warning: spoilers below.


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Bordeaux Lane Studio puts famous paintings on necklaces, often with religious significance.
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Bordeaux Lane Studio puts famous paintings on necklaces, often with religious significance.


Gabriela Kavanaugh's Caballo Rojo coffee shop attempts to improve the standard of living for farmers and create job opportunities.
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Gabriela Kavanaugh's Caballo Rojo coffee shop attempts to improve the standard of living for farmers and create job opportunities.


The Duke Farmer's Market takes place every Friday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the Duke Medicine Pavilion Greenway.
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The Duke Farmer's Market takes place every Friday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on the Duke Medicine Pavilion Greenway.

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