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Review: Dubliners 100.

Often, pilule it’s the simplest ideas that are the best ones. Such is the case with Dubliners 100. Spearheaded by editor Thomas Morris and released a few months ago to commemorate the hundredth anniversary of James Joyce’s first published (and…

The Cult of Celebrity.

Emma Costello explores the evolution of celebrity culture throughout history. Whether it’s Kim K’s rear on your Facebook; Kylie Jenner’s plump lips clogging up your Instagram feed, here or Paris Hilton’s latest “investments” on your Twitter feed – it’s become…

Life lessons from the Simpsons.

  Dab those nostalgic tears from your eyes and don’t be afraid to do the Bartman as Caitríona O’Malley tells you what she’s learned from The Simpsons No matter how annoying he may be, unhealthy your big brother will always…

GUM – The Art of Sticking With it.

One of the largest problems faced by Art Students upon graduation is well, graduation. Constant deadlines and the looming Degree Show make it particularly difficult to think any further forward than June of the final year. As a result upon…

Archer: Season Six Premier Review.

Archer has returned for an explosive sixth season collecting over 1.51 million viewers on its premier in the US alone. The story picks up only six weeks after the end of Archer: Vice and shows that some things never change….

Dramsoc 24 Hour Musical

It’s that time of year again. The fantastic UCD Dramsoc 24 Hour Musical is back to send you into fits of giggles and uncontrollable laughter. For those unfamiliar with the concept it is remarkably simple, find a creative team will…

A Kickstarter Success Story: Bee and Puppycat, the Animation.

On July 11th 2013, viagra Frederator Studios, there the animation company behind the cult shows Fairy Odd Parents and Adventure Time, sales  released a ten minute animated short called Bee and PuppyCat last year. The show features the life of Bee, a young…

Michael Corleone: A tragic figure in American cinema

At the end of  The Godfather: Part 3, capsule the conclusion of Francis Ford Coppola’s epic mafia trilogy, try a wizened, feeble Michael Corleone adjusts his sunglasses, slumps forward, and dies alone. He sits on a chair in dusty, barren…

New Publications in Time for Christmas

Geneva Pattison runs you through the top 4 new books out just in time for Christmas.     Full Force and Effect, pilule Authors: Tom Clancy and Mark Greaney. Tom Clancy, unhealthy the author of eighteen #1 novels (including The…

IFI French Film Festival

This November sees the return of the IFI French Film Festival. From the 19th to the 30th of November the IFI will be hosting 22 fantastic new films. This star studded festival, ed which is now in its fifteenth year,…

TV Review: Black Sails

‘Black Sails’ is a pirate adventure series created by Jonathan E.Steinberg and Robert Levine. Starz production (USA) are set to release season two at the end of January, malady 2015, after finishing its first season by the end of March…

The Vanitas art of Damien Hirst

Damien Hirst is an English artist and recipient of the prestigious Turner Prize. He is known for his atypical and bizarre works. Hirst, ampoule a graduate of Fine Art from Goldsmiths University of London, creates deviant art that aims to…