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Top 10 Favorite Adaptations

Top 10 Film Adaptations According To SourceFed

Based on a poll taken around the office today, here’s the top 10 favorite film adaptations in no particular order: 1. The Shawshank Redemption The plot of the film centers around Andy Dufresne, a man framed and jailed for the cold-blooded murder of his wife and her lover. The film’s gorgeous score, beautiful cinematography, and


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J.K. Rowling’s Secret Identity!

J.K. Rowling’s secret second identity was revealed today. Robert Galbraith, was displayed as an ex-military man turned security guard, basing his novel, The Cuckoo’s Calling, after his life experiences. The Sunday Times of London investigated, acting on an anonymous tip, and unmasked the pseudonym as popular writer Joanne Rowling. When Harry Potter first came out, J.K. Rowling


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The Great Gatsby Trailer Released!

The trailer for the upcoming adaptation being undertaken by Baz Luhrmann has been released today! Personally, I am an enormous fan of the book and if the film delivers on what the trailer is offering, then Luhrmann has created the greatest adaptation seen yet. The trailer starts off with music by Florence and the Machine,


Myst Book Replica

Nerdgasm: Myst Book Working Replica

Nerdgasm: Myst Book Working Replica! Ok, so I am a HUGE fan of the Myst franchise.  Myst garnered me intense amounts of gamer cred in school when I was told by everyone that I “needed” the walkthrough guide to beat it.  I then drank a crap-ton of Jolt, and lived on Pixie Sticks, and within


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Is texting ruining the English language?

Is texting ruining the English language? The list of texting acronyms added to the Oxford English Dictionary has been steadily growing with each passing year–beginning with the induction of the shorthand “OMG”, “LOL, “IMHO”, “FYI”, “TMI”, and “BFF” in 2011–and has led to a ‘battle’ of sorts between texting enthusiasts whose everyday conversations are full


Facebook’s First/Worst Ad

You know how they say ‘first the worst’? It’s true. I’m not sure if you’ve seen the jumble of confusion that claims to be an ad for FaceBook (video embedded for your viewing…pleasure? That doesn’t seem like the right word…I’m so confused), but it sure is something else.


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