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BlacKkKlansman takes out Cannes Grand Prix, Grand Wizards to follow

Spike Lee’s forthcoming flick, BlacKkKlansman has taken out second place in its run at this year’s Cannes Film Festival. Loosely based on the real life Ron Stallworth’s autobiography, the film blends the intense social upheaval of civil rights in the 70’s and the current volatile cultural landscape. Lee has applaudably woven the 70’s based film and subject matter, with […]

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No wise fish would go anywhere without a porpoise.

Mock Turtle – Alice in Wonderland

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Well, do you need a lot of what you’ve got to survive?

Modest Mouse – Teeth Like God’s Shoeshine

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Sit down, kid. It’s time we talked about Jane The Virgin

I watch Jane The Virgin. There, I said it! And I tell you what, the past few years have been absolutely exhausting living this lie, desperately attempting to hide my love for a show my partner labelled ‘absolute trash’. But perhaps out of sheer exasperation for its endless and erratic plot twists – partnered with […]

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You are blind to reality, and for that I am most proud.

Moira Rose – Schitt’s Creek

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I believed that stories helped us to ennoble ourselves, to fix what was broken in us, and to help us become the people we dreamed of being. Lies that told a deeper truth.

Dr. Robert Ford – Westworld

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Nolite te bastardes carborundorum.

Margaret Atwood – The Handmaid’s Tale