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Daily Archives: 26th October 2016

Photo: Album Artwork

Album: Two Door Cinema Club – Gameshow

Hana Kelly bids a sad farewell to Two Door Cinema Club’s former glory on their third LP

Photo: Jeni Lambert

Live: Nickelback

Despite falling victim to a plateau of hate and internet trolls, Nickelback are a far cry from whimpering their swan song, writes Jeni Lambert

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Our Internet window to the world is shrinking

David Moseley argues that social media is limiting our perception of the news and the world as a whole

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Stress: let’s talk about it

Struggling with stress? Don’t worry, Qiarna Bondswell is here with some top tips to help you tackle your stress head-on, and enjoy university life at the same time

Photo: Sundance Institute

Review: Kate Plays Christine

Kate Plays Christine explores the ethics of our fascination with tragedy and death

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Celebs that scare

Jenny Knowles weighs in on the alter egos of celebrities and their impact on popular culture

Photo: SpectreVision

Review: The Greasy Strangler

The Greasy Strangler relies too heavily on contrived plot and crude imagery to succeed as a comedy

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Free speech crusaders harm debate

Making some trivial issues to be political under the banner of free speech churns the debating ground into dogma

Photo: Warren Leffler @ Wikimedia Commons

An NUS Women’s Officer is unnecessary

The newly elected NUS Women’s Officer stands for nothing but criticising imaginary problems

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Crash, Bang, Wallop

Continuing my kick on the 1980s that started last week with the British home computer, and how influential it was in not only British video games, but the computing industry, I’d like to cross the pond and talk about North America’s adventures with video games