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“Jackass 3-D”

The Navigator

November 16, 2010

Filed under Archive, Arts & Entertainment, Movie Review

In 2000 MTV launched the hit TV series “Jackass”. It starred professional daredevils Johnny Knoxville, Bam Margera, Steve-O, Chris Pontius, Ryan Dunn, Ehren McGhehey, Dave England, Preston Lacy and Jason "Wee-Man" Acuña. The show didn’t really have much of a plot, but consisted of these men performing dangerous, crude, ridiculous, and self-injuring stunts and prank...

Musical Excursion: Percussion Ensemble

The Navigator

November 10, 2010

Filed under Archive, Arts & Entertainment

The Percussion Ensemble took listeners on a journey by creating imagery through the audience’s ears with a distinctive performance in JU’s Terry Concert Hall on Saturday evening, November 6. “I was overwhelmed by the unique use of sound as an instrument,” said Ciaran Sontag, sophomore. John Cage’s ‘The City Wears a Slouch Hat’ paired with JU’s premier presentation...

Jacksonville University Presents War of the Worlds

Jairid Pacileo

November 2, 2010

Filed under Archive, Arts & Entertainment

We interrupt this program to bring you a highlight of Jacksonville University’s live recreation of War of the Worlds. On October 30, 1938 the CBS radio network broadcast a radio adaptation of H.G. Wells’ novel, “The War of the Worlds” for Halloween. It was an episode of the radio drama series The Mercury Theater on the Air and starred Orson Welles, who also was one o...

Paranormal Activity 2: A Fragile Fright

Misha Khan

November 2, 2010

Filed under Archive, Arts & Entertainment, Movie Review

“Paranormal Activity 2” released on October 22 and just like its predecessor, has the intention to scare people enough warrant sleepless nights. The movie made number one at the box office on its opening day and finished its first weekend with total gross earnings of $41, 500, 000. “Paranormal Activity 2” stars Brian Boland and Sprague Grayden as happily married couple...

October Art Walk Displays Work of JU Students

John Joyce

October 12, 2010

Filed under Archive, Arts & Entertainment

Jacksonville’s monthly Art Walk kicked off with a culture fusion last week. October is Hispanic Heritage month and this weekend pedestrians in the Heming Plaza area were given a taste, visage, and earful of that to coincide with their art-viewing experience. Art Walk takes place the first Wednesday of every month from 5-9 p.m. in the Heming Plaza and surrounding areas of Downtown Jac...

Art Exhibition: Adams and Erdahl

Lauren Tidwell

September 14, 2010

Filed under Archive, Arts & Entertainment

The official opening of the Adams and Erdahl exhibit in the Phillips Fine Art Center on Sept. 2, 2010 provided a treat for the eyes as students perused the photographs and sculptures on display. Each artist had their own section of the exhibit, and the works were entirely independent of each other. Donna Adams’ showing, “Recent Prints and Photographs,” consisted of a...

Art Submission: I’ll Be a Minute

John Joyce

September 14, 2010

Filed under Archive, Arts & Entertainment

Find purpose, perfectly timed strides as if any other kind were worthless. Mine the surface, a deciphered mind interprets, hopes and dreams and stars aligned, by design or work its, all in due time. Ours’ used to grind, granules into powder, hourglass enhanced and primed. Charged particles personified and charted whose worth is calculated by the sum and not the artist’s...

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