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Completely random Friday greatness: Electronic music pioneer and composer Wendy Carlos revisits bits of never-before-heard music from the scores for Stanley Kubrick’s The Shining and A Clockwork Orange. [via Resident Advisor]

Gotta love first-name last names

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Through Ryu’s Lens: José does it again

Parisian fans have swooped past frustration and sit in their city with nothing but existential angiush. Oh, what could have been. This was their year, and it was led by the mighty Zlatan. That is, until he was reminded of his humanity and sidelined with an injury.

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What a thrilling match to watch. C’mon Chelsea!

In 1975, John Trevino became Austin’s first Hispanic city council member. He served on the dais for more than 13 years, where he championed policies for underrepresented communities. 

In 1975, John Trevino became Austin’s first Hispanic city council member. He served on the dais for more than 13 years, where he championed policies for underrepresented communities. 

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The U.S.-Mexico border is not a line. It’s a place. We spent two weeks driving it — a 2,428 mile road trip. 

Here are 12 short stories sharing what we’ve found. 

I’m from the El Paso, Texas, a city that straddles the U.S.-Mexico. My hometown is a stone’s throw from Ciudad Juárez (a city you may have heard of) - and I must say this is a stunning, honest portrayal of border life. 

The back-and-forth between PSG and Chelsea on Facebook is great. Let’s see how the game stacks up

Maybe I didn’t sync it up right, but this Flaming Side of the Moon/Dark Side of the Moon business isn’t anything special. There’s lots of added soundscapes and atmosphere here, and songs like “Money” receive a very Flaming Lips-y treatment with cacophonous clangs (which adds a certain eerie level) but overall, these two might just be better on their own. 

This is just Wayne Coyne being Wayne Coyne.