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Nature or Nurture: Gattaca

The film Gattaca agrees with the opinion that genes cannot determine one’s destiny. One’s abilities can be nurtured with the right resources such as willpower. It is evident when Vincent qualifies for the space program despite his being bashed for having inferior genes. The film emphasizes that personal willpower cannot be determined exclusively by one’s genes.

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The Trans-Siberian Orchestra — an explosive and brilliant band

Hey, dudes! I want to share the late impressions of explosive, surprising Trans-Siberian band’s show.

The Trans-Siberian band that is well-known for holiday-themed rock and great light and pyrotechnic show are in their journey to grant us life-time performances. The Trans-Siberian began from metal band Savatage in 1995. The band has since then grown to lively stage performances at various regions across the US. The group two averages two months in a year that is, November and December. They have become so popular that they have been named the best-selling tour acts. In most of its concerts, the band plays a two-act show (a matinee and an evening performance).

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How to Easily Distinguish Styles of Electronic Music

Many people immersing themselves into the world of electronic music culture have little to no knowledge of the different genres. Even those attending festivals regularly have difficulties deciphering between artistic styles. For many people, it takes years and a lot of listening to be able to figure out the subtle differences in styles.

The occurrence is common among fans of electronic dance music (EDM) and is challenging to any novice intent on learning the styles. The situation is complicated by the numerous lists of genres and sub-genres of EDM that grows by the day. Most artists want to explore the diversity in EDM styles, and knowledge of the stylistic distinctions is needed to appreciate the techniques involved.

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