Marielle Pawson
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Marielle Pawson

Marielle wanted to be a lot of things; now she writes about them instead. In addition to video reviews, she's an assistant editor and writes "The Weekend Pregame" for MovieBoozer.com. Feel free to give her money and prizes. Visit her website - http://mariellepawson.com

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He imagines that if he and his special lady are together when they die, at least they’ll “get laid in the afterlife.” They should have that inscribed on their wedding rings!

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You can play the video and spin the camera’s viewpoint around at will. That. Is. So. Cool. In each room there’s also a clickable object that brings you to a slide show of behind-the-scenes photos.

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Sometimes I worry I’m being too cynical and negative; but, it’s not my fault that most things are terrible! I want to return to the 90s, a decade of much nostalgic music for me, and an excellent video at that.

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But this video is a transparent attempt to make Biebs seem older, sexier, and more suave. He’s eighteen now, but he doesn’t look it. So it doesn’t quite work.

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A young woman who looks terribly shaken frantically trudges through a snowy mountainside neighbourhood, when the track picks up and her ears begin to spurt blood.

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Every so often, I’ll crack open the dusty time capsule (it’s YouTube) to review a retro music video. This week’s decade is the 90s, because that’s when stations like MTV and Much Music actually played music videos and I actually watched them on a real, actual TV. One of the

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Much of “Gold on the Ceiling” unfortunately looks like it was put through the Instagram filter. Some screengrabs seem straight outta SoHo Skanksy’s blog.

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For a song that opens with rhymes about Picasso and Gershwin, it’s lacking in the creative area. At least it’s a shade better than what other hip-hop artists are offering these days (I’m looking at you, Drake) because it’s attractive and at least it’s suitable for the song.

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Santigold’s “Disparate Youth” from Master of My Make-Believe takes us into the mind of the singer as she sleeps.

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Has there been any female pop star who didn’t have this in some shape or form in her video the last 15 years? This concept is exactly what you’d expect from a brainstorming session with a pop star stuck in an earlier era. It’s like how people over 35 get stuck wearing the fashions from whichever time period in which they were young and hip. This just makes me feel embarrassed for her.

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