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U2’s “Free” Concert: You’re Doing it Wrong

Blair Hanley Frank

November 10, 2009

To celebrate the fall of the Berlin Wall 20 years ago today, world-famous rock group U2 held a free concert at the Brandenburg Gate. Free, in this case, means that the tickets were free of charge, not that anyone could go and see the aforementioned concert. In fact, in a case of what I certainly hope...

Netflix it: ‘Edukate yourself’


November 9, 2009

This film depicts Daniel Brühl shirtless.  The review could probably stop right there. But if your brain is up to processing two things at once, you'll also notice that "The Edukators" ("Die fetten Jahre sind vorbei") is packed with powerful social themes. We are thrown into the lives of three...

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