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Movie Review: LSD, Dance and a film called Climax

Australia
The destructive capacity of human nature is explored in many ways throughout Climax. Director Gaspar Noé, being the provocateur he is, has an oeuvre dedicated to depicting humankind’s destructive potential. From Irreversible to Enter the Void, he deals with the controversial and surreal. Climax, although no different in form of content, manages to delineate itself with ease. It is something more than ‘horror trash’ that deals with people killing each other. Rather, Noé relieves himself of the common horror genre tropes of a demon or a psychopath, and instead takes a group of people from varying backgrounds, and allows us
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Culture

Have Your Shots and Scull Them Too – Without the Consequences of the Morning After  

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We’ve all been there.  It’s twelve o’clock in the afternoon and you’ve finally risen from your hazy subconscious.  Foreign stamps tattoo your wrists and arms and your breath wreaks like a carcass.  But it’s your throbbing head, nausea and barren insides that leave you cursing at your feckless past self and uttering the all-too-familiar blatant lie, “I am never drinking again.”  Low and behold, you are experiencing the classic signs of a body in its most vulnerable state. The diagnosis: a hangover.    It’s too good to be true to be able to overindulge in six tequila shots and a whole
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Sports

Are we beyond forgiveness?

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A good man did a bad thing. How much should one person, one who is loved and respected by his peers and has never put a foot wrong, pay for one mistake? Until this incident, he was a Brownlow contender. On the 5th August 2018, Andrew Gaff, a senior AFL player of the West Coast Eagles “king hit” 18-year-old Fremantle Dockers rookie, Andrew Brayshaw during the game breakinghis jaw. Brayshaw will spend the next month sucking food from a straw. He may even lose some teeth. Talk back Radio, Facebook, and Twitter recorded a huge swell in outraged fans arguing for
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