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“Girl in Pieces” provides the typical young adult cliches

“Girl in Pieces” provides the typical young adult cliches

Riley Murphy

March 14, 2019

If you follow my book blog close enough, you would know that all of my reviews are fairly positive with only few critiques. I mean, why recommend a book you hated? What’s the point of that? I like to pride myself on finding great books that make you want to cancel all of your plans, never pick up yo...

“How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World”: A Phenomenal Way to End a Trilogy

“How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World”: A Phenomenal Way to End a Trilogy

Jordyn Grist

March 6, 2019

“How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World” is a perfect conclusion to the “How to Train Your Dragon” trilogy. The series took flight in 2010 when the first movie was released. By 2014, the second was in theaters. Now, nine years after the original, “The Hidden World” is showing. P...

She does it again. Lady Gaga blows the media industry away by winning an Oscar for ‘A Star is Born’

She does it again. Lady Gaga blows the media industry away by winning an Oscar for ‘A Star is Born’

Riyana Walker

March 5, 2019

This year at the Oscars, a huge surprise came that shocked everybody: Gaga won an Oscar. The award was given to the great success of the moving and thrilling film “A Star Is Born.” This film told the story of a love that was true and real and was brought together by music. Over the course o...

Music Talk: Episode 3

Riyana Walker

February 28, 2019

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Netflix’s “The Umbrella Academy” is an odd but moving watch

Netflix’s “The Umbrella Academy” is an odd but moving watch

Jordyn Grist

February 28, 2019

Netflix’s new hit “The Umbrella Academy” is an emotional rollercoaster for every viewer. “The Umbrella Academy” focuses in on a family of 10 dysfunctional characters, one of whom is dead when the series starts. The Hargreeves are not even close to a typical family: children with super powers, ...

The “Oscars” made history with record wins for women; “Green Book” won best picture

The “Oscars” made history with record wins for women; “Green Book” won best picture

Danielle Rhody

February 25, 2019

The “Oscars”, which aired at 7 p.m. on Feb. 24, made history with a record amount of women that won. Additionally, many African-Americans won awards in categories they had not previously won in. Both of these things lead to many surprising wins throughout film’s biggest night. It was also firs...

Weezer Releases “Weezer (Teal Album)”

Weezer Releases “Weezer (Teal Album)”

Austin Stadie

February 25, 2019

It’s been 25 years since Weezer released their first album, and before the release of their much anticipated “Weezer (Black Album)” next month, they have dropped a 10 track cover record that runs for just over 36 minutes. Weezer was all over social media in May of last year when they released their...

Theme of the Month: Revenge

Theme of the Month: Revenge

Braden Turk

February 24, 2019

Theme of the Month is an article series designed to investigate the best examples of film, television, and writing that fall under a certain category. These works explore the topic of revenge and how it can affect people in surprising ways.   "Blue Ruin" Before Jeremy Saulnier made the tense, hor...

“13 Reasons Why” Did Not Need a Second Season

“13 Reasons Why” Did Not Need a Second Season

Skylar Sharkey

February 22, 2019

One of Netflix’s most popular shows, “13 Reasons Why,” developed by Brian Yorkey, has become more famous for the criticism it has received rather than the actual show itself. The show was based on the 2007 novel “Thirteen Reasons Why” by Jay Asher, and contains two seasons with 13 episodes ea...

“Happy Death Day 2U” mildly entertains but does not exceed expectations

“Happy Death Day 2U” mildly entertains but does not exceed expectations

Mady Borst

February 17, 2019

The slasher and comedy movie series “Happy Death Day” returns with its sequel “Happy Death Day 2U.” The main character, Tree Gelbman, finds herself stuck in a time loop- just as she was in the first movie. She also has to worry about getting murdered by someone in a baby-faced mask all ov...

“The Prodigy” is just another movie about a scary kid

“The Prodigy” is just another movie about a scary kid

Madison Barr

February 10, 2019

Another scary kid movie just hit theaters this past Thursday, Feb. 7 and "The Prodigy" tells the spooky story of an 8-year-old Miles. Fans of Netflix's "Orange is the New Black" will recognize Taylor Schilling gracing their screen as Sarah, an expecting mother, as well as her husband, John (Peter...

The Backstreet Boys are ‘back’ and better than ever

The Backstreet Boys are ‘back’ and better than ever

Skylar Sharkey

February 8, 2019

It has been six years since the pop sensation Backstreet Boys released their latest album “In a World Like This,” and in their downtime, the band members have been enjoying a relaxing break in Los Angeles while pursuing their own separate musical projects. But now “The Backstreet Boys” are b...

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