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Water Cooler Moment: The Dark Knight Rises villain casting

February 14, 2011

SPOILER ALERT: If you have not seen The Dark Knight, beware that some major plot elements will be discussed below. "The Dark Knight" is a gripping and realistic film interpretation of the superhero mythos...

Tired of the same sappy ol’ chick flick? Watch these films instead.

February 7, 2011

The long distance drag, everyone knows what it feels like, spending only hours together at a time, then spending endless months apart. "Going the Distance," with Drew Barrymore, who plays a grad student...

Paisano’s Road to the Oscars: ‘Winter’s Bone’

February 7, 2011

The critically acclaimed film "Winter's Bone" is a tensely atmospheric pot boiler that suffers from too much build up and not enough pay out. The original story, fully realized setting and acting...

Asian Festival brings a taste of the Far East to San Antonio

February 7, 2011

The Asian Festival, held at the Institute for Texan Cultures this past Saturday, February 5, marked the "Year of the Rabbit;" or the Chinese New Year. The festival was celebrated with a mix...

Paisano Eat & Drink

January 31, 2011

There are just some places in which you just feel like you're at home. The Pizza House may be one of them, especially if you come from a broken house with neglectful parents. The Pizza House,...

Paisano Road to the Oscars

January 31, 2011

With eight Academy Award nominations, "Inception" is last year's masterpiece from mastermind Christopher Nolan. When Inception hit the screens in July, anticipation was sky high for the director...

San Antonio gets “DISTURBED”

January 31, 2011

John Moyer, bassist for the band Disturbed, recently sat down with The Paisano to discuss the new album, the "Music as a Weapon" tour and all the parties in between. Paisano: What do you attribute...

No strings attached

January 31, 2011

Men talk about it; women think about it. Ashton Kutcher and Natalie Portman are doing it. The notion of friends with benefits is a subject well explored in conversation with friends, but would a ‘no...

Free movies without having to leave campus!

January 24, 2011

On Jan. 21, the University Center Program Council (UCPC) hosted UCinema Night and showed the movie Jackass 3D. A repeat of the movie was shown the following day in the University Center. Student...

Hundreds line up for Maya Angelou appearance

January 17, 2011

The Paisano was recently able to interview famed author Maya Angelou during her visit to San Antonio. Dr. Angelou was in town to promote her new cookbook "Great Food, All Day Long." Paisano: What inspired...

Student recital keeps to classics

January 17, 2011

An intimate crowd filed into the UTSA Recital Hall last Thursday for what was a defining moment in Josh Mills' educational career. After taking a bow, he propped his guitar on his knee and began...

Rowdy Dates for Winter Blues

January 15, 2011

Student Recital: Josh Mills, Guitar On Thurs. Jan. 13, the UTSA Department of Music will present a Student Recital at 5:00 p.m. in the Arts, Recital Hall. Guitarist, Josh Mills...

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