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    Weekly Summary and an Upset Tummy.


    Yup, it’s been one of the weeks. I think given this crazy up-and-down weather and the even crazier amounts of homework I have that just never seem to get done, my body is kinda rebelling against me, pounding its fists down on the table as it shouts, “We want sleep! …

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    Video Essay: Character is Key.


    The key to any good noir film is the key character types that are found within them. Throughout these weeks we have become familiar with tropes such as the Hardboiled Detective, the Jerk with a Heart of Gold, etcetera, and Alfred Hitchcock nails the classic femme fatale in his 1946 …

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    Dublin with Dad.


    It has been nagging at me for going on 10 years! Though I am probably no more than about 2 percent Irish, my desire to travel there has been growing more and more fervent the further away I am.

    My dad shared with me his love for music since the …

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    I was so excited that one of the requirements this week was to submit some of our fellow DS106ers’ work to the Inspire bank, because I’ve been continuously blown away and simultaneously rejuvenated by so many of you. So now, it’s time to give back!

    First shoutout goes to Janellegelino …

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