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Senshi-Con 2014 for newcomers and old-timers: A first timer’s experience versus and expert’s perspective

September 30, 20140

First timer’s experience By Tulsi Patil Overwhelmed. That was how I was prepared to feel as I looked for parking…

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‘Minimum’ is an intriguing blend

September 30, 20140

Game: “Minimum” Developer: Human Head Studios Platform: PC Release Date: Sept. 10, 2014 Rating: 4/5 +Great genre mixing +Looks stunning…

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‘Brazil’ is dystopian at its best

September 30, 20140

Every single bureaucrat and piece of technology in Terry Gilliam’s opus, “Brazil,” is, without exception, incompetent or broken. The whole…

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‘Infection’ is a deliciously repulsive mess

September 23, 20140

If David Lynch created “All My Children,” it would probably look a lot like “Infection.” That’s both good and bad.…

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Successful first concert at the Alaska Airlines Center

September 23, 20140

The Alabama Shakes took the stage Sept. 13 at the Alaska Airlines Center with opening Alaskan act the Whipsaws. The…

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‘Destiny’ is too ambitious

September 19, 20140

Bungie is primarily known as the developer of the “Halo” series. Even three years after it split off from Microsoft,…

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‘Ultra Street Fighter IV’: Brilliant, difficult design

August 26, 20140

Game: “Ultra Street Fighter IV” Developer: Capcom Platforms: PS3, 360, PC Genre: Fighting Release Date: Aug. 5, 2014 Rating: 4…

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Howlapalooza: A day of music and food

August 26, 20140

The Anchorage arts community is bustling with talent. Musicians, visual artists and acrobats alike have made their name in the…

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Rap made respectful with ‘All You Can Do’

August 25, 20140

With recent stirrings in the black community regarding the appropriateness of Iggy Azalea’s participation in hip-hop, a common complaint wasn’t…

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AK Airlines Center debut concert: Alabama Shakes

August 25, 20140

Get ready for the blues and southern rock group Alabama Shakes, performing live at the Alaska Airlines Center as part…

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Where to get some grub around UAA

August 25, 20140

Food in Gorsuch Commons Creekside Eatery The Creekside Eatery, mainly used by students living on campus, offers all-you-can-eat buffet-style meals.…

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A brief introduction to world cinema

August 5, 20140

World cinema is a tricky landscape to navigate. Almost every country around the world has a great movie to their…

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State Fair concerts

August 5, 20140

KC & the Sunshine Band Straight from the ‘70s, the R&B/funk group KC and the Sunshine Band will appear at…

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Reggie Watts at Campus Kick-Off

August 5, 20140

For last year’s Campus Kick-Off comedy show UAA Concert Board brought up Nick Offerman, who packed a full house at…

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