James Walden

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European Vs American Music: Closing the Gaps With Ericka Hunter

(0) Comments | Posted 5 November 2012 | (23:08)

For at least the last twenty years, Europe and the United States haven't shared a similar opinion of popular music. While European music is predominately club music, synthetic beats and dance music, American popular music has always been about pop/rock, country hip/hop rap and boy bands. Currently, excusing the few...

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Connecting The Dots: American Football and Fashion

(0) Comments | Posted 5 November 2012 | (18:23)

American Football (the NFL) always arouses certain adjectives to mind: braun, finesse, speed, perseverance... fashion? For what seems like a recent phenomenon we now have many of the sports fiercest athletes strutting their stuff for some of the finest fashion magazines and advertisements. Whether it's Tom Brady and his Ugg...

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Lionsgate's New Film Won't Keep the Screams at Bay!

(0) Comments | Posted 29 October 2012 | (21:46)

With Halloween finally here, it is no surprise anxious horror fanatics troll into the theaters to see the latest phenomenon that is Paranormal Activity 4. While the most recent film in the multi-million-dollar franchise was one of the best yet, another horror film shows it's better to be late than...

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Humor Me: What's So Funny About the US Presidential Candidates?

(0) Comments | Posted 28 October 2012 | (17:38)

When President Obama let fly the scolding, "Governor, we also have fewer horses and bayonets," to illustrate Mitt Romney's grasp of modern military during the third presidential debate, the chuckle could be heard around the world. Arguably Obama's retort accomplished what it intended to do: Embarrass his political rival and...

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Canadian Diamonds Hardly in the Rough!

(0) Comments | Posted 26 October 2012 | (17:43)

Canada is often known for its clean environment, respect for nature and the unkempt wilderness. This appreciation for all things natural has manifested itself in a specific outlet - diamonds. Canadian diamonds have become the latest phenomenon with jewelry enthusiasts around the world. But what makes them more appealing than...

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