Brett Myers

Brett Myers

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Internet culture, web humor, social media, Tumblr, YouTube, french fries

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Review: Screaming Females at Brooklyn's Knitting Factory

Several counterculture groups packed into New York's famous Kitting Factory on Saturday October 4th. From punks in their broken denim jackets to genderqueer persons to hipsters drinking their Shiner Bock and...

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Review: "Annabelle" Showcases A Grasp On Tension And Horror, But Little Else

John R Leonetti's Annabelle , the expansion on the opening the 2013 hit The Conjuring , has all the ingredients of a bad horror movie: Boring characters, acting as stiff as the titular doll, a few jump scares, and loud music...

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Out With The Facebook Feed, In With The Snapchat Story

It takes a powerful and genius force to bring down an entity like FaceBook and Snapchat might be the app to do it. Valued at $10 billion according to Forbes, the app seems to be striking a nerve with members of Generation Z..

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"If Paintings Could Text" Brings Classical Art Into the 21st Century ...

Internet memes thrive on clever combinations. From walruses and dancing to cats in cups, online gurus will put any two random things together and create digital gold. However, every once in a while, an idea comes around that serves as both hilarious online content and fodder for intellectual debate....

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Review: Family and Pain Go Hand-in-Hand in "The Skeleton Twins"

The pain of sudden family tragedy cuts deep and in Craig Johnson's The Skeleton Twins and the cuts go deep enough to bring two siblings back together after 10 years...

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New York City More Haunted Than Ever This Halloween

The time of year has come when the seasons click and the New York air has forgone the summer humidity for autumn's crispness. And once the leaves change color and jackets come out of storage, the first thing New Yorkers look forward to is Halloween...

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Facebook Forces Drag Performers to Use Real Names or Close Account

Over the past several weeks, drag queens and other performers who don't use their real names have found their Facebook profiles deleted due to the website's policies...

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Review: Lorde Takes New York City to Church

The United Palace Theater, a church turned music venue, became the house of the Lorde on Tuesday Sept. 16. Underneath the gold, neoclassical decor that intricately sprawls across every inch of the theater, fans of all ages, from selfie-taking teens...

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Internet Trolls Set Sights On Slut-Shaming Emma Watson After Feminist Speech

One step forward and one step back, how typical of the internet. Public figure and influential actress Emma Watson gave an impassioned speech at the United Nations to promote the real definition and goals of feminism, encouraging men to join the movement of gender equality....