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1,150 Free Movies Online: Great Classics, Indies, Noir, Westerns | Open Culture

Watch 1150 quality movies online. Includes classics, indies, film noir, documentaries showcasing the talent of our greatest actors, actresses and directors. Source: 1,150 Free Movies Online: Great Classics, Indies, Noir, Westerns | Open Culture

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Today, Support Artists Impacted By the Covid-19 Pandemic | Bandcamp Daily

Support artists directly today on Bandcamp.   The Covid-19 pandemic is in full force, and artists have been hit especially hard as tours and shows are being canceled for the foreseeable future. With such a major revenue stream drying up almost entirely, finding ways to continue supporting artists in the coming months is now an […]

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Gorgeous Photos of Texas Punk’s Glory Days – Texas Monthly

Celebrating the era when the Big Boys and Butthole Surfers made music that was loud and fast and dangerous. Source: Gorgeous Photos of Texas Punk’s Glory Days – Texas Monthly

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Podcast | Access VFX: Podcast 26 Neurodiversity

This episode we talk neurodiversity and how the variety of neurodiverse conditions can affect people working in the VFX industry. We discuss misconceptions and how individuals, colleagues, employees and parents can embrace the characteristics. Featuring:Joel Foster, Assistant Technical Director, FramestoreHaydn Roff, Technical Artist, The MillPierre Marcantonio, Layout Artist, Blue Spirit Hosted by Simon Devereux, Founder […]

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A 19th-century book helped lay the foundation for gay rights. A Hopkins researcher just found a rare copy. – Baltimore Sun

A curator at Johns Hopkins University recently stumbled across an extremely rare copy of the 19th-century essay by John Addington Symonds that helped lay the foundation for the modern gay rights movement. Source: A 19th-century book helped lay the foundation for gay rights. A Hopkins researcher just found a rare copy. – Baltimore Sun

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Bryan Cranston and Danny DeVito call out Hollywood for ignoring actors with disabilities | The Independent

A group of stars and executives have signed an open letter calling out Hollywood for contributing to the “systematic exclusion” of disabled people. Source: Bryan Cranston and Danny DeVito call out Hollywood for ignoring actors with disabilities | The Independent

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South Mississippi girl walks the ‘blue carpet’ at Star Wars premiere

The stars aligned last week for Addisyn Richards, who was invited to Hollywood to attend the world premiere of Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker. Source: South Mississippi girl walks the ‘blue carpet’ at Star Wars premiere