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Do You want to Build a Lawsuit?

Do You want to Build a Lawsuit?

Stephanie Brogna, Co-Editor-in-Chief/ Photographer
October 2 • 438 views
Filed under Current News, Pop Culture

A New Jersey woman claims Disney’s blockbuster movie Frozen is based off of her life story. Isabella Tanikumi, also known by her alias L. Amy Gonzales, reportedly sued the Disney Company for plagiarizing her life story to create their hit movie Frozen for $250 million. Tanikumi says that the sto... Read more »

Team Internet

Team Internet

Julia Aleo, Writer
October 2 • 420 views
Filed under Pop Culture

YouTube is a website that is used to view and upload videos. The term used to describe people that regularly upload videos to this site are called “YouTubers.” These YouTubers upload anywhere from once a week to every day. Creators use YouTube as a platform to get their creative work out into the... Read more »

Emma Watson Redefines Feminism

Emma Watson Redefines Feminism

Jessica Ventura, Writer/editor
October 2 • 766 views
Filed under Current News, Features, Pop Culture

Intelligence and inspiration are rare commodities these days among young celebrities. However, 24-year-old British actress Emma Watson gave an impassioned speech on feminism and gender equality at the United Nations headquarters in New York on Sept. 20 to launch the “HeForShe” campaign. The ‘’HeForShe’’... Read more »

More than a Red Nose and Face Paint

More than a Red Nose and Face Paint

Briana Bowers, Writer
September 29 • 789 views
Filed under Pop Culture

As October rolls in, it seems that everyone’s favorite scary movies are not far behind, but if you’re afraid of clowns I suggest you turn the TV off. Pennywise, the clown from Stephen King’s classic horror flick It, has some competition named Twisty. FX’s thrilling show, American Horror St... Read more »

Fall TV Show Roundup

Fall TV Show Roundup

Jessica Ventura, Editor/Writer
September 29 • 590 views
Filed under Pop Culture

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! And, no, not the winter holidays. It’s finally fall, which means three things: sweater weather, pumpkin spice, and the best shows on television are back in full swing. Not only are your favorite series returning in the coming weeks, but there are plenty of... Read more »

“The Voice” Season Seven Premiere

“The Voice” Season Seven Premiere

Caroline McFarland, Writer/ Pop Culture Editor
September 29 • 602 views
Filed under Pop Culture

Season seven of “The Voice” premiered on Monday with Gwen Stefani and Pharrell Williams as new coaches. Stefani and Williams brought a great new energy to the show and an amazing chemistry. There were 11 auditions in total throughout the night. At the end of the premiere, each coach had two contestants... Read more »

Review: The Biggest iOS Release?

Review: The Biggest iOS Release?

Brendan Squitieri, Writer
September 23 • 471 views
Filed under Current News, Pop Culture

After deleting about 100 photos and 20 apps, Apple does not deliver “the biggest iOS release ever.” On September 17 Apple released iOS 8, claiming to be the biggest release, but it left the public in disappointment. Though Apple’s release wasn’t as big as planned, iOS 8 has new improvements and... Read more »

Rihanna Rage

Emily Mugno, Writer
September 22 • 401 views
Filed under Pop Culture

One of the most recognized female singers, Rihanna, was not to happy, according to CBS, when the TV network pulled her song, “Run this Town” from the NFL pre-game show before the Baltimore Ravens vs. Pittsburgh Steelers game. Throughout the weeks, there has been two main cases dealing with domestic... Read more »

Behind the Scenes of Netflix

Behind the Scenes of Netflix

Alyson Mandato, Writer
September 18 • 609 views
Filed under Pop Culture

The way people watch movies has changed drastically in the last few years all because of Reed Hastings, the creator of Netflix. When you hear the idea of how Netflix was created you will wish you would have thought of it first. The birth of Netflix all started one day when Hasting was in his car on his... Read more »

How Could You Be So “Heartless” Kanye?

How Could You Be So “Heartless” Kanye?

Julia Aleo, Writer
September 18 • 473 views
Filed under Pop Culture

Kayne West may be a father now, but he is still known for not thinking before he speaks, on account of being extremely immature. West is on his headlining tour around the world and currently in Australia. Friday, September 12 he was playing a show in Sydney when he stopped his concert and demanded everyon... Read more »

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