Author: Paco Polit

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La profanación del cadáver: ‘Terminator: Genisys’

  Verano de 1992. En una de las innumerables escapadas que mi padre solía hacer al videoclub Liberty (toda una institución en El Cabanyal, desaparecida ya como tantos y tantos recuerdos de un barrio singular), se le ocurrió traer a casa una de esas cintas que...

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Time to go underground…

To keep it short: May has been a hectic month. Hectic. Sitting down and typing has become somewhat of a miracle after so mucho work in the radio with this year's final La Liga stretch and the beginning of the playoffs in the ACB basketball...

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‘Mad Max: Fury Road’: George Miller violará tus sentidos

  "Guau". Con tan sucinto resumen verbal y apenas aire en los pulmones te dejan ciento veinte minutos al lado de George Miller en uno de los mayores espectáculos cinematográficos de la última década. "Mad Max: Fury Road" es la hostia en verso. La polla con cebolla. No...

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About Edmodo

"You should take a look at this network, Edmodo. It's Facebook, but dedicated exclusively to educational purposes" Say what!? Indeed, Edmodo has become quite an interesting tool in the last couple of years. It was created in 2008 with Facebook as a template on which it would...

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Game on!!!

I’m quite biased when discussing this issue: games in the classroom may be the BEST, o one of the most useful techniques to engage and motivate students, especially when tacking particularly tricky contents. I loved when my teachers used ‘classics’ such as The Hangman or...

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La Era de Ultrón: el villano era el ‘hype’

  ¿Se nos ha ido de las manos el 'hype'? No me malinterpreten: "Los Vengadores: La Era de Ultrón" es una película entretenidísima. Dos horas y media de festín visual salpimentado con escenas intimistas y la obligatoria disertación esporádica para hacer avanzar la trama. Pero, tras el...

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Station 6: Words hurt, education soothes

Bullying is, undeniably, one of the worst problems a teacher may encounter during school hours. It’s a disgrace, a shameful affaire that should be tacked by students, parents and teachers alike, promoting zero tolerance towards the bully and total support towards the victims of these...

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Avengers: Age of Cheat-Day

Remember how ‘cheat-days’ are used scarcely when trying to stay fit or lose some pounds? Well, researching and writing down stuff towards the Master’s Final Project has a similar ring to it, therefore ‘cheat-days’ need to be enjoyed in order to keep a good pace...