All posts tagged "Arts & Entertainment"

  • The Beat Reviews: ‘Plastic Beach’

    The brainchild of Blur vocalist Damon Albarn and comic artist Jamie Hewlett, the virtual band known as the Gorillaz did not garner much attention when it debuted in 1998. Not until 2005, with the release...

    • Posted March 29, 2010
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  • Slavery by Another Name

    In 21st century America, the promises of freedom and liberty are guaranteed to every citizen. Slavery is recognized as a dark chapter in the nation's history, but is no longer considered an issue challenging ...

    • Posted March 29, 2010
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  • Kentucky – Strange Facts – Weird Laws

    Strange Facts

    Cheeseburgers were first invented in 1934 at Kaelin's restaurant in Louisville.

    Mammoth Cave is the world's longest cave and was first promoted in 1816, making it...


    • Posted March 15, 2010
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  • Peculiar Places

    This Spring Break, and the rest of the spring season,
    has the possibility to become one continuous adventure of the Bluegrass state.
    This is a guide to the odd and unknown facts, places and people...

    • Posted March 15, 2010
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  • Relay for Life committee will Paint it Purple to honor cancer victims

    It is the latest operation of one committee on campus: Paint it Purple.
    This is the theme among Relay for Life events across the nation. Purple is the signature color for cancer awareness and is also the...

    • Posted March 8, 2010
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  • The Beat Reviews: Citizen Cope

    I have to admit: Clarence Greenwood has a special place in my heart. I have seen him three times since  high school. When I found out that his band, Citizen Cope, was coming to Headliner's Music Hall,...

    • Posted March 8, 2010
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  • Distorted Reflections

    Long hair, big breasts, a tan complexion and a tiny waistline is the image that is painted for women every morning when they roll out of bed and turn on the television. It is desirable...

    • Posted March 2, 2010
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  • The Beat Reviews: Soweto Gospel Choir

    I have gotten e-mails from the Student Government Association about student tickets for concerts at the Kentucky Center for the Arts many times in the past, but have never felt persuaded to buy them until the Soweto...

    • Posted February 22, 2010
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  • Louisville is for Lovers

    Love was in the air on the night of Saturday, Feb. 13. There was love for local venues, love for the city of Louisville, love for musicians and especially love for John King and his Louisville is...

    • Posted February 15, 2010
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  • The Beat Reviews: ‘Valentine’s Day’

    The week before Valentine's Day every year, I complain about how ridiculous of a holiday it is, the fact that the only good part is the candy and how the sappy love stuff annoys me. Funny thing...

    • Posted February 15, 2010
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