Monday, April 23, 2018
Alex: Team Lily Garden Whenever we play those “getting to know you games” during the first couple days of a new school year, I always say the same thing.  Seriously.  Ask anyone who has known me since third grade and...
“Theme of the Month” is a series of super-short reviews on movies that fall under a certain sub-genre. This month’s theme is “family.” “Krisha” (2015) - Estrangement It’s Thanksgiving Day. A family is sitting around the house, some preparing the turkey,...

Movie Review: Elf

The month of December brings out classic traditions. For many, the movie Elf is part of that those traditions. Children friendly, Elf is the perfect December movie for any cozy, stay in night. Will Ferrell as Buddy, the main character, has the whole family giggling with enjoyment. The film is 11 years old and the Christmas comedy is still going strong. If you think you’ve seen one Christmas movies and you’ve seen them all, Elf proves you wrong. Not only does it involve some animation, but but a very special appearance by Peter Dinklage, or better known as the ‘angry elf.’
I know, I know.  That headline up there must make you think I’m a maniac.  How can somebody take such a successful commercial enterprise as the video game industry, where nearly-perfect games are released constantly, and name the best...
The 1960s. America saw the election, and assassination, of the nation’s youngest president. Martin Luther King Jr. won African-American’s their rights. Russia and America produced hundreds of thousand of nuclear weapons. And the most controversial war in American history was waged in the the muggy jungles of Vietnam.