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Road to the Oscars: The Big Short provides big reward

Road to the Oscars: The Big Short provides big reward

January 24, 2016

Subprime loans, the housing market, and credit defaults are the subject of director Adam McKay’s The Big Short. Somehow, McKay takes a complicated economic issue and turns it into any moviegoers dream. Based...

Addiction in America needs new lens

Addiction in America needs new lens

February 13, 2014

On Feb. 2, Phillip Seymour Hoffman was found dead of an apparent heroin overdose. At age 46, the actor was found in his Manhattan apartment with an empty syringe protruding from his arm. Hoffman was known...

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