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“Starboy” Is Simply Satisfying

“Starboy” Is Simply Satisfying

January 9, 2017

Last year, we saw outstanding releases from Beyonce, Frank Ocean, Young Thug, Rihanna, Kanye West, Bon Iver, and plenty of others. It’s a bold move to release an album after ...

“Moana”: A Fun Ride, But Nothing New

“Moana”: A Fun Ride, But Nothing New

January 9, 2017

While “Moana” mirrors the family-friendly warmth of classic Disney movies, its premise and plot are boring and too familiar. Directors Ron Clements and John Musker gave a modern s...

Gilmore Girls Returns to Stars Hallow

Gilmore Girls Returns to Stars Hallow

November 15, 2016

When it first aired in 2000, the TV show “Gilmore Girls” introduced us to the quirky lifestyle of a young mother-daughter duo, Lorelai and Rory Gilmore. The beloved American co...

Life Through the Lens

Life Through the Lens

October 19, 2016

On Friday nights, many students go out with friends to get some well-deserved downtime after a long school week. I tend to lounge on my couch, eat a burger and fries from George...

Stranger Things: Mystery, Nostalgia, and Things That Go Bump in the Night

Stranger Things: Mystery, Nostalgia, and Things That Go Bump in the Night

October 9, 2016

Netflix released its newest show, “Stranger Things,” on July 15. The horror/sci-fi show has become one of Netflix’s most popular series, and has captivated audiences of all...

The Video Game Wishlist of 2016.

The Video Game Wishlist of 2016.

October 6, 2016

Society as it is today revolves around the idea that there is the market always has  something so great offer that you just have to buy it. It doesn’t necessarily mean that...

A Painful Past, A Promising Present

A Painful Past, A Promising Present

September 6, 2016

After Frank Ocean released his first album, "Channel Orange," in 2012 to great critical acclaim, the press and the public eagerly awaited his next work. What followed was a four-year...

No, His Name Is Jeffery

No, His Name Is Jeffery

September 6, 2016

Young Thug is famous for creating unique and catchy music. On August 25, his new mixtape “No, my name is Jeffery” dropped. The mixtape introduces an entirely new style of rappin...

Worth The Wait

Worth The Wait

August 23, 2016

In July 2012, Frank Ocean posted a heartfelt note on his Tumblr that shook the media just days before the release of his first studio album Channel Orange. The note explained the inspirat...

Call of Duty Fans Await New Release

Joseph McGill, Writer

August 18, 2016

Filed under Review

This May, developer Activision released a trailer for two new Call of Duty games: Infinite Warfare and the remastered version of Modern Warfare. The games will come out on November 4 for PS4, XBOX One and PC. Classic Call of Duty (COD) games include the Modern Warfare trilogy, Black Ops and World at War. COD is a laid back arcade shooter that isn’t very skill based, giving fans a unique feel that ...

‘Suicide Squad’ Pits Evil Against Evil for Good

Molly Haynes, Writer

August 16, 2016

Filed under Review

Turning the typical good versus evil plot-line on its head, "Suicide Squad" tells a story of evil fighting against evil, working for good. U.S. intelligence officer, Amanda Walker (Viola Davis), assembles an army of detained supervillains as a last line of defense. They are brought together to capture the escaped Enchantress (Cara Delevingne) and her evil brother, Incubus (Alain Chanoine), both of w...

Fallout 4 vs Metal Gear Solid 5: Arms Race for the Top Spot of 2015 Gaming

Fallout 4 vs Metal Gear Solid 5: Arms Race for the Top Spot of 2015 Gaming

August 16, 2016

The art of video games has had its fair share of marvelous gems throughout the years with titles such as Super Mario Bros., Doom, The Legend of Zelda, Skyrim and others having...

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