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Review: Dragon Ball Fighterz

I used to love the old 2D Dragon Ball fighting games like Ultimate Battle 22. I was probably one of the only fans who truly lamented the rise of Budokai as it replaced one of my favorite 2D fighters and added an extra layer of “complexity” and “depth” that made the game virtually unplayable for me. But none of that...

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Can Net Neutrality Be Re-Established By State Powers?

In response to the Federal Communications Commission’s vote to overturn net neutrality, many state and municipal governments have publicly stated their plans to reinstate net neutrality policies. Following December’s 3-2 vote, the FCC began working to institute a policy which will allow for internet service providers to provide customers with accelerated internet speeds for steeper monetary rates. Already state legislation...

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Black Mirror and the Nebulous Morality of the ‘Feel Good’ Episodes

Warning, spoilers ahead. To my knowledge there are three ‘feel good’ episodes of Black Mirror. “San Junipero” from season 3, where two elderly women spark up a romance in a futuristic virtual reality as two young avatars, and the season 4 episodes “U.S.S. Callister” and “Hang the DJ.” Sorry to people that think “Black Museum” should be included. Junipero had...

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Justice League Turns into Box Office Flop

Now let's start off by saying the numbers we are about to go over would be great for a standard motion picture. With a budget of $50 million, Justice league would being going down as a major success. But we are not talking about any normal movie. Justice League's budget was reportedly $300 million after reshoots, and then roughly $300 million...

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The Punisher Season 1 Review

I've heard conflicting reviews, but I have been nothing but disappointed by all of Marvel's Netflix shows since Daredevil Season 2. Luke Cage was fairly corny with a subpar plot, Iron Fist didn't have any real redeeming qualities, and The Defenders was nothing but a confusing letdown. The story involving The Hand led essentially nowhere, and I felt that Marvel...

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