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A Guide to Fantastic Beasts

A Guide to Fantastic Beasts

William DeMuria, Pop Culture Editor, Writer

November 17, 2016


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On Nov. 18, Harry Potter fans will be able to return to the magical wizarding world through the  newest book-to-film adaptation, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. This new movie, whose script was completely written by author J.K. Rowling, is the beginning of a new series loosely based on the...

Harry Potter is Back!

Harry Potter is Back!

Bridget Kane, Writer

November 14, 2016


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“Tell Albus-tell Albus Severus-I’m proud he carries my name.” -Professor Severus Snape, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. Not all Harry Potter fans are fortunate enough to travel to London, England and see the new play Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, so J.K. Rowling has published the scr...

FOX’s Rocky Horror Picture Show: Let’s Do the Time Warp Again

FOX’s Rocky Horror Picture Show: Let’s Do the Time Warp Again

William DeMuria, Pop Culture Editor, Writer

November 4, 2016


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As I was flipping through the channels a few days ago, trying to find a program that would spark my interest, I came across the made-for-TV adaptation of The Rocky Horror Picture Show on Fox. This new version of the cult classic is aptly titled The Rocky Horror Picture Show: Let’s Do the Time Warp...

Kim K’s Nightmare

Kim K’s Nightmare

Paige McCloskey, Writer

October 21, 2016


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Kim Kardashian-West took to her private jet and flew off to Paris along with sisters Khloe and Kourtney  for an appearance at Paris Fashion Week. Little did Kim  know that this fashion filled week would end in terror, and ultimately her begging for her life. Everything was calm before the incident. Kar...

What is Coming to Broadway this Season?

What is Coming to Broadway this Season?

Sara Beitler, Writer

September 28, 2016


Filed under Features, Pop Culture

There are a number of new musicals set to hit the Great White Way this 2016-2017 season. Some of the most highly anticipated musicals are “Natasha, Pierre, and the Great Comet of 1812,” “Holiday Inn,” “A Bronx Tale,” and “Miss Saigon.” Josh Groban is making his broadway debut in...

A New Season of the Walking Dead is Coming Soon!

A New Season of the Walking Dead is Coming Soon!

Bridget Kane, Writer

September 28, 2016


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“We’ll survive, I’ll show you how.”- Rick Grimes, The Walking Dead. Attention all apocalypse survivors! AMC’s THE WALKING DEAD is returning in only a few weeks. The most watched show on television is coming back on October 23, to much to the public’s delight. If you are an avid watch...

Back to the Ballroom with DWTS

Back to the Ballroom with DWTS

William DeMuria, Pop Culture Editor, Writer

September 26, 2016


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A new season of Dancing with the Stars premiered this past Monday and it did not disappoint. Ever since 2005, DWTS has cha-cha’d its way into our hearts and keeps us glued to our TV each season. There have been a wide range of stars that have appeared on the show over the years, ranging from TV personalities...

The Hamilton Revolution

The Hamilton Revolution

Christina McLaughlin, Writer

May 17, 2016


Filed under Current News, Pop Culture, Trending Now

American History is commonly portrayed on Broadway stages  with the likes of “Newsies,” “Jersey Boys” and “Beautiful: The Carole King Musical.”  But now we have a new kind of musical that has changed Broadway forever. “Hamilton.” “Hamilton” itself might not spark enthusiasm but you may r...

Childhood Nostalgia: Shows and Movies of Today based on those of Yesterday

Childhood Nostalgia: Shows and Movies of Today based on those of Yesterday

Stephanie Brogna, Editor-in-Chief/ Photographer

April 20, 2016


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The nation has traveled back in time to decades of the past using screens across America as their time-machines. Across the nation movies and television shows have been brought back for reboots, sequels, “live-action” versions, and spin offs. Has Hollywood run out of new ideas or are these “re...

The Duggar Family is Still Counting

The Duggar Family is Still Counting

William DeMuria, Writer

March 22, 2016


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This past week, the Duggar family returned to television with their new series, Jill and Jessa: Counting On. Famous for having many children, the Duggar family took a break from the spotlight this past year after news of a family molestation scandal broke and their hit series, 19 Kids and Counting was cance...

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