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Five movies for Thanksgiving

Five movies for Thanksgiving

Amanda Ebner, Reporter

November 16, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies, Top Stories, TV

Once Nov. 1 rolls around, it becomes apparent that there are two types of people: those who start putting up the Christmas tree, and those that refuse to even think of the holidays until December. Those in the first category will argue that Thanksgiving may come before Christmas, but there's not much...

Hollywood’s dark secrets

Hollywood’s dark secrets

Garret Roberts

November 9, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies, Top Stories, TV

A new and disturbing trend has arisen in Hollywood: sexual abuse. While most sex scandals in Hollywood are fantastical and full of gossip, this trend is a much darker and more serious issue.On Oct. 5, Harvey Weinstein, one of the most powerful men in Hollywood, was accused of sexually harassing and abusi...

Mindhunter: Netflix’s mind trip

Mindhunter: Netflix’s mind trip

Sean Koepfinger

October 27, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Top Stories, TV

October has been a busy month for Netflix. With "Stranger Things" season 2 premiering and a slew of original horror films, the streaming mogul has flooded their site with plenty of appetizing selections. But one gem stands out among the rest: "Mindhunter." The series, which was directed by David Fincher and filmed in Pittsburg...

Getting skeptical about wellness

Getting skeptical about wellness

Maura Linehan

October 13, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Top Stories, TV

Jaclyn Glenn is a popular YouTuber whose over 500,000 followers know her for her outspoken views on atheism. She has now moved beyond her regular video posts with an original miniseries, “The Skeptic’s Guide To Wellness,” now running on the Fullscreen platform. As a longtime skeptic about beliefs...

Riverdale returns with another mystery

Riverdale returns with another mystery

Sydney Nelson

October 10, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Top Stories, TV

The season two premiere of the hit show "Riverdale" is just around the corner. Based on the "Archie Comics" characters, the television adaptation darkened the original storyline to create an entrancing teen drama and murder mystery in one. For those of you who have yet to see the first season, there...

To the victors go the statues: 2017 Emmys recap

To the victors go the statues: 2017 Emmys recap

Amanda Ebner

September 18, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Top Stories, TV

The 69th Primetime Emmy Awards were hosted on Sept. 17 by Stephen Colbert. In between jokes about politics and the entertainment industry, 27 awards were given out for acting, directing, writing or overall best show in each genre. The winners are listed below in their order of announcement. Outstanding Support...

Predicting the unpredictable: Emmys 2017

Predicting the unpredictable: Emmys 2017

Amanda Ebner

September 16, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Top Stories, TV

In just a few short hours, television stars and television viewers alike will be paying attention to the greatest awards of the small screen: the Emmys. There are a total of 25 categories for the awards to be doled out in, and this year boasts a high-level of unpredictability because award-hogging ti...

Marvel’s The Defenders: Rough launch for Netflix’s newest crusaders

Marvel’s The Defenders: Rough launch for Netflix’s newest crusaders

Garret Roberts, Contributor

August 25, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Top Stories, TV

Marvel has received fan acclaim for their Netflix productions in equal magnitude to their theatrical releases, which started with “Daredevil” in 2015. Not surprisingly, it was only a matter of time before the Netflix heroes had their own big crossover series to rival “The Avengers.” In “Marvel’s...

TWD: All out war

TWD: All out war

Sean Koepfinger

April 3, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Top Stories, TV

"The Walking Dead" has consistently been one of the highest rated shows since it premiered in 2010. But since season six, the show has shown a rather steady decline in viewership with the recent seventh season hitting record lows. A lot of this can be attributed to slow, meandering plot lines and lo...

Iron Fist: Marvel’s first weak hitter

Iron Fist: Marvel’s first weak hitter

Sean Koepfinger

March 22, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Top Stories, TV

Since 2015, Marvel's adult-oriented Netflix Originals have landed punch after punch with their hard-hitting, gritty and visceral superhero series. Unfortunately, their latest contender, "Marvel's Iron Fist," fails to strike a solid blow. Spoilers to follow.The biggest mistake in "Iron Fist" is the to...