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Dean de Benedictis embarks on mountainous musical odyssey

Credit: Eduardo Vazquez


September 8, 2011

In Whitman's vibrant liberal arts setting, it's common to find students who are equally devoted to creative pursuits and the great outdoors. This August, The Pioneer spoke with a musician who embodies this philosophy: Dean de Benedictis, son of 10-time Emmy Award nominee Dick DeBenedictis. Dean de Benedic...

Iron Mike is Back in ‘Tyson’

Becquer Medak-Seguin

April 22, 2009

It's difficult to imagine how such a complex and intriguing story, like Mike Tyson's, didn't reach the big screen earlier. Told with fidelity and a genuine interest in the subject, James Toback's documentary 'Tyson' is as honest a documentary as you will find: he lets Tyson talk - a relatively straightforward endeavor few inve...

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