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American Crime Story’s Fashionable Return

American Crime Story’s Fashionable Return

William DeMuria, Editor-in-Chief, Pop Culture Editor

November 16, 2017


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Shortly before 9 a.m on July 15, 1997, Gianni Versace was shot on the steps of his Miami Beach mansion by spree killer Andrew Cunanan. Twenty years later, producer Ryan Murphy, who is best known for creating Glee, American Horror Story, and Feud, is bringing the story of Versace’s assassination to t...

The Lion King Comes Full Circle

The Lion King Comes Full Circle

Madalyn Johnson, Writer

November 15, 2017


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The original animated version of Disney’s The Lion King moved and touched audiences in 1991. Due to its success, in 1997, the movie was brought to the Broadway stage, and it is now being made into a live-action film. The Lion King is the latest example in a string of movie adaptions made into a live-...

What to Expect at the Thanksgiving Day Parade

What to Expect at the Thanksgiving Day Parade

Elizabeth DeLeo, Writer

November 15, 2017


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With Thanksgiving only a few weeks away, make sure to watch this year’s 90th Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. The parade lasts three hours and consists of dozens of balloons, cheerleaders, celebrities, and marching bands. The parade begins south from 77 Street to Central Park West, and ends...

Counting Down to Macy’s Parade

Counting Down to Macy’s Parade

Elizabeth DeLeo, Writer

November 8, 2017


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Halloween has come and gone, so the next big holiday, Thanksgiving, is quickly approaching with all of its delicious foods. When it comes to Thanksgiving, most think about how much weight they are going to gain after dinner, or if they are old enough to sit at the adult table. However, there is one special...

Halloween Strikes with Happy Death Day

Halloween Strikes with Happy Death Day

Kristen Hunt, Writer

October 30, 2017


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Mystery, drama, gore, and suspense…what more would you expect of the newest film that critics are raving about? If you are a typical sucker for a good thriller, Happy Death Day is sure to knock your socks off. The horror/drama takes viewers on a trip much like that of the main character’s. The he...

Justin Timberlake Takes on the Half-Time Stage

Justin Timberlake Takes on the Half-Time Stage

William DeMuria, Editor-in-Chief, Pop Culture Editor

October 25, 2017


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The list goes on: Madonna, The Rolling Stones, Beyonce, Katy Perry, Prince, and now, Justin Timberlake. In a video posted to his Twitter account featuring Jimmy Fallon, Timberlake confirmed rumors that he will be the 2018 Super Bowl Half-Time Show performer. Timberlake, who is best known for being...

Netflix Drops Fan-Favorite One Tree Hill

Netflix Drops Fan-Favorite One Tree Hill

Leah Frain, Writer

October 18, 2017


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One Tree Hill, a show that aired on the CW network in 2003, has stirred a popular following in recent years on the modern streaming site, Netflix. However, now it is now causing an uproar as it is being removed from the website. Each month, Netflix removes and adds new movies and TV series to their ...

Dancing with the Stars Celebrates Season 25!

Dancing with the Stars Celebrates Season 25!

Alyssa Hickman, Writer

October 2, 2017


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On Monday, September 18, “Dancing with the Stars” returned for its 25th Season. As they do every season, the celebrities will compete alongside their chosen professionals for the coveted Mirror Ball trophy, and will be critiqued by judges Len Goodman, Carrie Ann Inaba, and Bruno Tonioli, with the hos...

“Mother Nature” Hits the Big Screen

“Mother Nature” Hits the Big Screen

Alyssa Martin, Writer

September 29, 2017


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Paramount’s latest movie, “Mother!,” portrays a couple’s relationship that is tested by unwelcomed  guests who slowly invade their tranquil home. The horror film does not only scare the audience through creepy noises, blood, and character surprises, but through its message as well. Darren...

“It” is Brought Back to Life

“It” is Brought Back to Life

Kristen Hunt, Writer

September 21, 2017


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Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be in a scary movie? Well, the newly released horror film “It” is sure to take you on a thrilling journey that will leave you wondering if you actually are. The spine-tingling flick inspired by Stephen King’s original novel takes its viewers on a tri...

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