Get Your Game On: REVIEW #1: DmC: Devil May Cry

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Sometime ago, back when I was a wee little man with a mighty big afro, I picked up my very first video game controller. After that initial contact, I became hooked. It has since then become a personal mission of mine to find the best of the best and the worst of the rest when it comes to video games. Whether it is the horrid nature of Mary Kate and Ashley’s Magical… Read More

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Student Review Of A Runnur Carry All

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Watch Runnur Commercial   Student Review Of The Runnur The reflective zipper pouch just below the sunglasses case is the largest pocket on the Runnur. I kept a pair of the Bright Futura sunglasses (Shameless self promotion).   I would recommend not stuffing the back pockets with to many items unless you are going to be on your feet all day. When sitting down I noticed that items in the back pockets… Read More

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Student Review Of “Shut Up and Play the Hits”: A Very Loud Funeral

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If it’s a funeral, let’s have the best funeral ever. This is the title card that opens up this incredible documentary chronicling the last 48 hours of the band LCD Soundsystem who performed their final three and a half hour show at Madison Square Garden on April 2nd, 2011. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4tK7ERRrpzo A Little History of the Band: LCD Soundsystem began in 2001 when their first single “Losing My Edge” gained widely favorable reviews… Read More

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Is The Amazing Spider-Man Worth Your Money?

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Today we are going to answer a few questions: ‘Is The Amazing Spider-man worth my money and time?’ & ‘How can I watch this movie using as little of my money as possible?’. We will get down to the bone marrow of this movie and savings to watch it.   First lets begin by establishing a few important points. One, the stories found in yesterday’s and todays comics are far more interesting… Read More

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5 Most Anticipated Movies of 2012 (July-December)

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2012 is halfway over already and some of the most anticipated movies of the year have yet to appear on the big screen. Since we have quite a bit of time before some of these movies come out in the next 6 months, I have thrown together a list so all of our readers here at Bright Futura can join me as we anxiously await. I kind of cheated a little in… Read More

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Brick: Bright Futura Movie Club

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Brick “(Tolkein’s) descriptions of things are really good. He makes you wanna be there.” -The Pin PLOT BREAKDOWN Up and coming director and star duo Rian Johnson and Joseph Gordon-Levitt team up for the first time in this high school neo-noir, drug fueled, murder mystery. Brendan (Joseph Gordon-Levitt), a smart and determined high school loner, suspects that his ex-girlfriend had fallen in with the wrong crowd after their recent break-up. In order… Read More

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Student Review: Kindle Fire vs. Nook Tablet

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Both the Amazon’s Kindle Fire and Barnes & Noble’s Nook Tablet, are essentially e-book readers with tons amazing features.  Fortunately, these tablets are quite cheap compared to full-fledged tablets. But most of us would never buy both the Kindle Fire and Nook Tablet so it is time for a student review.   For specs comparison, check out the table Amazon Kindle Fire vs Barnes & Noble Nook Tablet   KINDLE FIRE NOOK… Read More

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Dorm Room Upgrade: The Post-It Note Desk

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Designer Miguel Mestre’s My Desk invites your scatter brain antics into your dorm room by turning the your entire work surface into a sticky notepad. The 3.5-foot by 2.3-foot desk (priced upon request) comes fitted with paper of the same size. The desk doesn’t have any drawers—who needs those when all the paper you’ll ever need is right there on your desk? Make me a post-it that reminds me to get this… Read More

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Adventureland: Bright Futura Movie Club

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Adventureland “Nothing brings people together like a crappy summer job.”   Plot Breakdown The Director of Superbad trades salacious comedy for coming-of-age comedy Adventureland. I personally love coming of age stories and Adventureland just so happens to be one soooo… in short I liked it. Adventureland is kinda that typical journey from young adulthood to the real world. It follows the story of this character who really really wants to be played… Read More

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Bet You Can’t Beat Our Score: Adobe’s Real or Fake App

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Heads Up You Guys Adobe has launched their six-week Facebook challenge for students: a game called Real or Fake   What is Real Or Fake? Real or Fake is a game created by Adobe that challenges students to figure out if an image is … I think you get the idea. If the image is “fake”, you can learn how it was “faked” or “photoshopped” using Adobe products. Each week, students are… Read More

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