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Long before The Real World was even a concept, the news was where TV viewers turned to see what was happening in “reality.” Today, with the profusion of “ghost hunting” paranormal TV shows, which feature over-the-top hamming for the camera and camera techniques that try to increase the suspense and

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In 1998, Geraldo Rivera decided he was going to capitalize on the paranoid fears of Satanism, much like he is doing now by capitalizing on right-wing fuckery. He produced and directed a documentary called “Devil Worship: Exposing Satan’s Underground,” an awesomely ridiculous and sensationalized look at Satanism. According to Geraldo,

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Finding myself in darkness, finding myself in sadness, losing myself in youth, losing myself in what I thought was real – through all of this, I found myself in Joy Division. This is one band that helped shape who I was and who I have become. I remember the first

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How can you be sure that you’re right if you haven’t checked all the other possibilities? That’s kind of the state of mind I was in several years ago when I decided to take interest in other cultures, because I felt pretty good about European/Occidental culture, but what if I

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In the Victorian era, asylums popped up all over the UK, places where troubled people – some mentally ill, some not – were “dumped” by their families and communities to be hidden away from society. The asylums were packed with patients by the hundreds and thousands, and patients were often

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SLOWDIVE were a part of one the raddest musical movements to take place during the 90’s in the UK. I’m a fan of everything that they recorded, and this is why I’m so stoked for the SLOWDIVE “Souvlaki” documentary that Pitchfork just put out. Watching this film not only entertains

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