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‘Harry Potter’ Fans, Rejoice! You Can Now Take Hogwarts Classes Online

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No more pretending to take classes with your action figure collection: Now you can attend Defense Against the Dark Arts online.

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Prone to Mistakes? So Was Plato

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Michael Amity notes that even one of our greatest thinkers blundered.

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‘’Yeah’! Usher’s ‘Confessions’ Ten Years Later

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Ten years ago, Usher released the best album of his career. It ended up being the last great album the music industry would release. Here’s why we still scream ‘Yeah!’

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‘Mrs. Doubtfire’ Is Set To Make A Triumphant Return As A Sequel Is In The Works

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Believe it or not, a sequel for this film is really happening.

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When a Concert Becomes an Experience: Hunter Hayes

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JJ Vincent went expecting some good music and a biggish crowd of teenage girls. What he got was something completely different.

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7 Word Movie Review: Draft Day

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Is Dances in End Zones worth your signing bonus?

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Transcendence: A Review

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A quick spoiler free review of why you should see Transcendence and think about the ideas it explores.

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‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier’ Better Than Its Predecessor

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Jay Snook thinks Marvel’s latest is an amazing thrill ride that everyone should see.

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Days of Our Lives Star Guy Wilson Felt Privileged to Be Part of Gay Male Wedding

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Greg Hernandez reports that the actor has only been a part of the cast since January, but already he is a part of daytime television history.

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Hip Hop Archive: MTV Killed Hip-Hop

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The writer once wrote about hip-hop. In this piece, we look back at how he strongly felt about MTV’s drift from hip-hop programing.

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Macondo Mourns as the Yellow Butterflies Flutter Off: Gabriel “Gabo” Garcia Marquez (1927-2014)

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“The only regret I will have in dying is if it is not for love.” — Gabriel Garcia Marquez. (1927-2014)

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Hip Hop Archive: You Tube Is The Way To A Record Deal

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The writer once wrote about hip-hop, a lot. In this limited series, he takes a look back at pop culture through a hip-hop lens.

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Coming Soon: The Fault in Our Stars

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John Green’s fantastic book, The Fault in Our Stars, is being made into a movie. Hopefully it can live up to the reputation of the original.

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One Direction Rollercoaster: On Hannah Horvath as a Writer

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Sure, HBO’s breakout hit is about characters, relationships, and transitioning into adulthood, but it’s about something else: the writing life.

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These 5 Albums Are Hated, Ignored or Both, But I Will Defend Them Forever and Ever and Ever

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Not everything can be genius every single time. But among these disappointments there is often gold and that’s what this post is about.

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Dear Artists: We Need You Now More Than Ever

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The world is getting more confusing. Eric Shapiro reminds us why we need you.

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