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The Wonder of Wonder Woman: Movie Recap

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Fab Score: 4 of 5
(Contains spoiler)
Tom Cruise's "The Mummy" hit Indonesia cinemas yesterday - earlier than the international openings - and movie enthusiasts rushed to watch it. I went to the cinema yesterday, searching for affordable entertainment. I did not know that "The Mummy" opened yesterday and honestly did not quite interest to watch it. I had watched Tom acting as a soldier, lover, one-eyed Nazi colonel, secret agent, space scientist, and many other roles, so the prospect of seeing him as a mummy-defender archaeologist did not quite tempt me, at least not now. Sorry folks, not a member Cruise crush groupies.


However, I was dying to see Wonder Woman. Most reviews praised it as a heartwarming girl-power movie comboed with testoteronic actions. As promising as it sounds, it was not my reason to come to the cinema yesterday. I had to see Wonder Woman because it is the first superheroine movie in the last few decades: how many times we see a heroine in movi…

Persiapan Keberangkatan (PK) Beasiswa LPDP: How bad do you want it?

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Hello! Jojo is back!
Been a while ya sejak artikel terakhir tentang Rainy-Days Song itu. Dalam artikel kali ini gue akan membahas kelanjutan beasiswa LPDP yang gue terima beberapa waktu lalu.

Setelah resmi dinyatakan sebagai awardee pada Desember 2016 lalu, gue menunggu cukup lama untuk stage berikutnya: yaitu Persiapan Keberangkatan (PK). Gue sendiri menerima email informasi tentang PK akhir Februari 2017 lalu, jadi gue menunggu sekitar dua bulan sampai dapat update itu.
Selama 2 bulan itu gue nggak tinggal diam. Gue ngirim 3 email ke PIC PK, Pak Kamil dan menanyakan perihal kejelasan jadwal PK. Alasannya yaitu kuliah gue yang bakal mulai Juli 2017 nanti, jadi gue nggak bisa di-"gantung" lama-lama, karena masih harus ngurus visa, nyari kos, dan berbagai PR lainnya yang butuh waktu, tenaga, kesabaran dan pastinya duit.


Dalam email itu disebutkan kalau gue bakal diikutsertakan dalam PK angkatan keseratus empat (PK-104). Berbagai persiapan mulai dilakuin oleh teman-temang seangka…