Yes, some relationships do endure.

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A week or so ago, I went back to my old high school to attend a concert featuring some of the music program’s alumni, many of which I befriended during the production of my feature-length documentary, A Serpent’s Tale.

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For the love of automobile racing

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A few weeks ago, my family and I took a drive down to the local Homestead-Miami Speedway, which has since 2002 hosted the finale for NASCAR’s Sprint Cup Series, Xfinity Series, and Camping World Truck Series.

The event of the day was a 500-lap race for an independent league called Formula & Automobile Racing Association, which hosts a driving academy that I would totally participate in if it weren’t for the hefty admission fee.

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MiamiCentral or Miami Central? Both!

On my way to the Government Center Metrorail station last night, I came across the rapidly emerging MiamiCentral station, the southern terminus of an express line that will eventually ferry travelers from Miami, to Fort Lauderdale, West Palm Beach, and the site of the holy grail that is Disney World, Orlando.

The fledgling Brightline service bills itself as “an intercity express train service that connects Southeast Florida in about an hour.” Of course, this refers to Phase One of the project, which is slated to be active come summer 2017. Phase Two makes the journey to Orlando; specifically, the city’s international airport.

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Are HD MiniDV Camcorders Obsolete in 2016?

Though some may write them off as obsolete, HD-capable MiniDV camcorders can actually be of great value to the amateur Youtuber and videographer.

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5 tips for having the time of your life in high school

Many of my friends and acquaintances will say the same canned statement about me: “everybody knew him in high school!”

Of course, I hope that’s not the only thing they say.

The reality of the matter, though, is that everybody really did know me in high school.

Somehow, someway – in other words, without really trying – I was able to graduate as the valedictorian of my senior class yet also go to countless parties, win prom king my senior year, spend tons of time on personal hobbies and other side gigs, and perhaps best of all, steal a couple kisses here and there.

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Therefore, here are five tips you can follow to make your high school experience as awesome mine was.

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