Jammin’ jingles: The essential holiday playlist

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After a strenuous bout of finals and the pile of dirty clothes that’s become of your roommate, the holidays are an oh-so-welcome way to celebrate the end of a semester and year. Whether your favorite activities include watching holiday movies, getting tossed on eggnog, making gingerbread houses or covering your entire home with snowflakes and lights, we’ve got the perfect mixtape for you.
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Everyone should be like Kanye

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I am tired of hearing the same old stories about Kanye West. A recent TMZ headline reads “Kanye West Goes Nuts Again On Paparazzi.” Again? It’s common, it’s expected, it’s laughable. But more than that, these headlines are narrow-minded and ridiculous. Once the clichéd notions of him being an egotistical
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Hitting RECord with Joseph Gordon-Levitt

hitRECord, Joseph Gordon-Levitt’s open collaborative production company, was launched in 2005 and has recently taken off. Producing short films and videos using text, imagery and music from online contributors around the world, hitRECord currently has over 80,000 members and is growing every day. Gordon-Levitt even has a television deal with
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‘Don Jon’ charms and goes deep

It’s every guy’s dream — write and direct a movie about sex featuring Scarlett Johansson. And then cast yourself alongside her as the leading man. Hollywood’s favorite charmer Joseph Gordon-Levitt has done just that. Gordon-Levitt wrote and stars in “Don Jon,” his directorial debut about two lovers coping with very
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ArCATypes: Shit Hit the Fangirl

Have you ever repeatedly Googled Joseph Gordon-Levitt’s GQ photo shoot? Do you frequently hashtag “#unf” when you reblog pictures of One Direction? Chances are, if you’re really into something, you’re a Fanperson. You know who you are, which is all of you. I would know because Ezra Koenig from Vampire
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SXSW 2013: Daily Cal coverage

Arts writer Soojin Chang SXSW 2013’s film, interactive and music festivals and conferences. Featured were Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Harmony Korine, Sarah Silverman, Dan Novy, Major Lazer, and Snoop Lion.

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‘Lincoln’ relives Abe’s legacy

If, in some deluded haze, you decided to read every biography of Abraham Lincoln, at a rate of one book per week, it would take you roughly 22 years to finish. As of February 2012, there have been approximately 15,000 books published about the beloved, accomplished and ultimately perplexing 16th
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