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    A Gainesville Sex Shop Guide to Self-Love

    I’m a firm believer in self-love. Ladies, I’m not talking about being confident enough to spend Valentine’s Day alone treating yourself to a bottle of Grey Goose and a dog you rented from UberPUPPIES.  I’m talking about masterbation.  With all this love in the air, why not open up the floor to female masterbation? Single or not, the art of touching yourself has ...

    On February 12, 2016 / By
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    Why You Should Spend Valentine’s Eve at The Swamp

    In honor of the holiday of love (love for drinking), GainesvilleScene will be giving away a $100 bar tab at The Swamp on Saturday night. So find the people in the black GainesvilleScene shirts, do what they say and you’ll be entered to win.  Oh, Valentine’s Day. A time for couples to come together and express their unwavering love for each other. ...

    On February 11, 2016 / By
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    The Fearless Films of Cinema Verde Festival

    Whether you love all things earthy or couldn’t care less about the environment, the 7th annual Cinema Verde Environmental Film festival is the place to be this weekend. Gainesville is home to countless opportunities to develop a love and consciousness for sustainability, but this festival is one of the most unique local events in the area. Featuring over 40 environmental films from ...

    On February 11, 2016 / By
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    Talkin’ Music with Michal Menert

    The Colorado-based producer and his pretty fantastic posse offered a night filled with tight space jazz, tasty horn lines and even some freestyle rapping by Michal himself. Fresh off of the stage at Red Rocks for Icelantic’s “Winter on the Rocks” show on January 29th, Menert and his 6-piece band were met with some warmer weather in the backyard at The JAM ...

    On February 10, 2016 / By
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    A Valentine’s Day Guide For Every Couple in Gainesville

    February 14 is a day in need of preparation. Hallmark and Godiva prepares to cash in on the commercialization of love, local flower shops prepare for the onslaught of red rose orders, girlfriends prepare for a day of unrealistic expectations, boyfriends prepare for never living up to their girlfriend’s unrealistic expectations and single people prepare for a day of drinking (and hopefully ...

    On February 10, 2016 / By
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    The Story Behind Qwerk: Gainesville’s “Do Anything” App

    1,050. Maybe it’s the year you’re learning about in your pointless art history class. Maybe it’s the amount your Trimark apartment costs you each month. Or maybe it’s the number of pages you are still have to read for your finance review. For George Washington University student Ben Devore, 1,050 stands for the total of amount of hours it took him to ...

    On February 10, 2016 / By
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    The Awkward Social Conflicts Between Hillary Clinton and Millennials

    After Barack Obama came from the bottom of the polls to the White House by lifting himself on an Internet and social media platform, candidates this election aren’t hesitating to use new media to gain voters as the primaries approach. Republicans and Democrats alike aren’t only spending their Internet time perfecting and updating their platforms’ websites; some, arguably, are throwing their dignity ...

    On February 9, 2016 / By
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    Why You Need to Apply for a Job at Study Edge

    Study Edge means a lot of different things to a lot of different people. To some, it’s a “major key” to success more valuable than any advice DJ Khaled could give. To others, it’s the cool mom that helps you with your homework before letting you binge drink from the family liquor cabinet. To the people that work there, it’s the best ...

    On February 8, 2016 / By
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    A Twenty-Something Guide to Retirement

    We spend countless hours on our study grind so we can graduate and land our dream job (or just any job with a steady paycheck, if we’re being honest). But what’s the point of all the stress if you don’t have the ultimate goal in mind while you slave away at Club West? Retirement. It’s a distant, yet vastly important goal that ...

    On February 8, 2016 / By
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    Culture Shock: Cinema, Catering and Khalifa

    There are two approaches to spending your time in Gainesville: You can complain that “there’s nothing to do” and drown your sorrows in a 3-4-1 Long Island at Midtown every night, or you can embrace your precious time here in Hogtown and go explore. Every week Culture Shock provides you with a few of the best happenings in the city that don’t ...

    On February 8, 2016 / By
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    John Kadlecik Brings the Funk and the Fun

    The John Kadlecik Band brings the heat to Gainesville on Saturday, February 6th finishing up a five-night Florida run at the High Dive. With an undeniably uplifting sound, the band presents an exciting, unpredictable performance that will surely have you jumpin’, swingin’ and FaceTiming the cool aunt who first got you listening to The Grateful Dead. Rooted out of Washington D.C., the John ...

    On February 5, 2016 / By
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    Your Weekend Getaway Guide: St. Petersburg

    In the midst of a busy school/work week, the only thing on your mind is the weekend. You’ve done the whole Paines’s Prairie and Devil’s Den adventure, so it’s time for a weekend road trip. Say goodbye to the Gator Nation and hello to St. Petersburg, Florida, the home to everything Floridian. Not to mention the best restaurants, bars and beaches. Being ...

    On February 5, 2016 / By
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    From Thigh Gaps to Thigh Brows

    I can remember scrolling through the #thighgap tag on Instagram and then glancing down at my cushy, muscular thighs and wondering how the hell a “thigh gap” was physically possible. Glorifying the inches of space between a woman’s legs when her knees are touching became a fad that hitched a ride on a hashtag a few years ago. The notion of having ...

    On February 4, 2016 / By
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    Always Be in Contact: The Gainesville App Changing the Sales World

    Ben and Anthony King have been known around Gainesville as the tech guys with the bright green pants. Every startup workshop, involvement fair or open house, you can count on them to be there donning those colorful matching slacks. Their reputation, however, is about a lot more than fashion choices these days. The King brothers, who are co-founders of Keep It Simple ...

    On February 3, 2016 / By
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    The Ultimate Senior Year Bucket List

    It’s almost over. Your last semester crept up on you faster than the Four Loko your roommate thought would make for an interesting pre-game liquid that one ladies’ night. Soon you’ll be trading in your favorite beer-stained gameday shirt for a suit, tie and a new professional attitude. We are all getting closer to adulthood, folks.  It’s time to set down our ...

    On February 3, 2016 / By