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Gorillaz' Humanz Culture Featured Society 

Gorillaz’ Humanz Is the Mature Racial Commentary We Need

7 years post 2010’s album Plastic Beach, (6 if you count the follow-up “The Fall”), Damon Albarn and Jamie Hewlett have taken their time with their collaborative musical project Gorillaz. Both had their own things, Damon even releasing a new album and composing for an opera, while Hewlett got married and opened an art exhibition for himself. Work on Gorillaz’ Humanz, due on 28th April (it is 22nd at the time of writing), only began in 2014, but that’s that. The new album is all that you would expect, and…

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Borussia Monchengladbach Featured Sports 

Borussia Monchengladbach : The start of something beautiful?

To describe this season for fans and followers, and anyone with vested interests in the football club of Borussia Monchengladbach, one word suffices- misery. Hoping to live up to what Lucien Favre had tried to set for them, a permanent place in German football’s top 4, Gladbach started off another campaign with a 2-1 win over potential top 4 rivals, Bayer Leverkusen, (who for their own troubles seem to also have fallen off the upper half of the Bundesliga, possibly permanently), but soon started off with their old woes- timid…

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Me Me Me Generation Culture Featured Society 

Why The Me Me Me Generation Is You You You, Too

“The youth of today now love luxury. They have bad manners, contempt for authority, they show disrespect for elders, and love chatter in place of exercise”. Repeat this quote to your dad or anyone from before the 1980s. They’ll probably agree. Who wouldn’t agree with one of the greatest thinkers of our time? I’m sorry, I mean of 370 BC. Socrates said this to Plato in his book “Democracy” when talking of the presumably raucous youth of Greece of the time. Alright then, bad example. Let’s look at what the…

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Culture Society 

The Death of daily Vlogging

The daily vlogging genre is dying. It’s no surprise, really. We’ve come to the point where the internet is saturated with content creators. You’ve got way too many people trying to make a living off it and every YouTuber after reaching a decent amount of subscribers, tries to make a vlogging career out of it. Problem is, it’s not just as simple as shoot and edit; although the closer you are to that essence, the better. Vlogs are like a journal. Like stuff which you write in your diary: “Dear…

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