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Ragnarok doesn’t disappoint

Ragnarok doesn’t disappoint

Brianna Neuhouser, Staff Writer

November 20, 2017


Filed under All, Entertainment, Movies

Marvel hit another homerun with the release of “Thor: Ragnarok” last week. In the 9 days it has been out, its box office revenue has surpassed the production budget of $180 million by roughly $32 million. The opening weekend alone brought in $121 million in domestic success. The Thor franchise ...

Oh, Jingle Bae

Oh, Jingle Bae

Mackenzie Brey, Entertainment Editor

November 17, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Just for Fun, Showcase

Dear Diary, Skin is drying out, bulky coats are a necessity, and sounds of sniffles are filling the hallways. Cuffing season is here and I, for one, am NOT ready. How could I be? It seems as if cuffing season hit me harder than my feels after watching The Notebook! Seriously… How could I NOT sta...

Best Scary Movies

Best Scary Movies

Demi Jensen, Opinion Editor

November 8, 2017


Filed under All, Entertainment, Just for Fun

Are you sad that Halloween is over? Do you want to continue the fright for just a little while longer? Here's a list of five must-see scary movies to meet all of your post-Halloween needs. Nightmare On Elm Street: This cheesy horror film is classic. A perfect blend of comedy and dread makes this m...

Kevin Abstract is taking the rap world by storm

Kevin Abstract is taking the rap world by storm

Anai Freeman, Associate Social Media Manager

November 8, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Music

“Question Everything.” Clifford Ian Simpson, also known as Kevin Abstract, is the one of the newest upcoming artists, releasing 2 albums within the time span of 2 months with a third on its way in December. This gives listeners such as myself a plethora of different songs to listen to as well whil...

Fire Emblem is underrated

Fire Emblem is underrated

Liam Fagan, Journalism 1 Staff Writer

November 6, 2017


Filed under All, Entertainment, Reviews

If you asked someone what their favorite video game series is, one of the best may not come up at all: Fire Emblem. Fire Emblem is a strategy RPG that features role based combat, a character leveling system, and incredibly detailed storylines. You play as the main character, a fully customizable avatar, an...

A step toward inclusion: Fenty Beauty review

A step toward inclusion: Fenty Beauty review

Issra Said and Anai Freeman

October 13, 2017


Filed under All, Entertainment, Reviews, Showcase

The talk of Fenty that is currently ruling the Internet does not seem to be coming to an end any time soon. Singer Rihanna debuted her makeup brand, Fenty Beauty, on September 7th. Much of the general public is pleased to receive more than just music from their pop culture favorite. Rihanna focused on ...

Dunkirk exceeds expectations

Dunkirk exceeds expectations

Lexi Kava, Entertainment Editor

September 21, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Movies, Showcase

The Common App: an insider’s review

The Common App: an insider’s review

Lexi Gavlas, Creative Editor

September 19, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Just for Fun

NERD ALERT with Lexi Kava: Spiderman Homecoming review

NERD ALERT with Lexi Kava: Spiderman Homecoming review

Lexi Kava, Entertainment Editor

July 13, 2017


Filed under All, Entertainment, Reviews

 Marvel’s highly-anticipated blockbuster Spider Man: Homecoming swung into the movie theatres last Friday and has already claimed its crown as the best Spider Man movie yet. British actor Tom Holland delivers a comical and fresh new look to the well loved superhero, gifting it with the true comic ...

Review: DJ Khaled’s “Grateful”

Review: DJ Khaled’s “Grateful”

Carter Landis, Sports Editor

June 26, 2017


Filed under All, Entertainment

Hip hop’s most famous and most influential producer, DJ Khaled, releases his 11th project since coming on to the scene with Lil Wayne in 2005. ‘Grateful’, inspired by Khaled’s eight month old son, Asahd, features once again a plethora of hip hop artists from all different styles of the genre. ...

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