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Holiday Review: Home Alone

December 18, 2020

Of the many Christmas movies available to us during the holiday season, “Home Alone” is a popular comedy that never fails to entertain. For those who haven’t watched this movie, it chronicles the...

Holiday Review: Michael Bublé

December 18, 2020

I am not Christian, nor has my family ever celebrated Christmas in a traditional manner. We have never put up a Christmas tree in our home, the thought of snow and sub-zero temperature repulses all of...

Holiday Review: Happiest Season

Holiday Review: Happiest Season
December 18, 2020

The movie “Happiest Season,” released in November of this year, offers a refreshing break from the typical heteronormative plot of Christmas rom-coms and Kristen Stewart movies. The film plays on the...

Holiday Review: The Grinch

December 18, 2020

Each year when school is let out for winter break and Christmas lights are strung up around my house, I know it’s time to watch my favorite Christmas movie: “How the Grinch Stole Christmas!” Despite...

Holiday Review: Elf

December 18, 2020

Once he discovers he is human, Buddy the Elf leaves his home at the North Pole and travels to New York in hopes of finding his real family. However, after being raised by Santa Claus and elves his whole...

TV series to binge during quarantine: Love is Blind

May 1, 2020

This February, Netflix released a new show called Love is Blind that puts a twist on the typical dating show in order to test whether or not an emotional connection can lead to a successful relationship....

TV series to binge during quarantine: Tiger King

TV series to binge during quarantine: Tiger King
May 1, 2020

“Did Carole Baskin feed her husband to tigers?” is one of the many outrageous questions posed in the strangely addictive Netflix original series Tiger King: Murder, Madness, and Mayhem. The documentary...

TV series to binge during quarantine: All American

TV series to binge during quarantine: All American
April 30, 2020

I started watching All American out of boredom during quarantine, but I was disappointed to find that it's just another teen drama with an overused, overdramatic plot that lacks depth and authenticity....

TV series to binge during quarantine: Too Hot To Handle

TV series to binge during quarantine: Too Hot To Handle
April 30, 2020

In Too Hot to Handle, single adults are sent to a beach villa and promised $100,000 if they successfully avoid sexual activity for one month. Each time someone engages in sexual activity, all contestants...

Not far away, not long ago: Museum remembers Auschwitz

Not far away, not long ago: Museum remembers Auschwitz
January 10, 2020

The wheels on a train that took people to Auschwitz sit in a dark room, looking as though the slightest touch could send them into motion. The metal wheels signal the entrance of a macabre exhibit and...

America’s favorite workplace takes center stage

America's favorite workplace takes center stage
September 3, 2019

As a musical theatre nerd who is also addicted to The Office, I was intrigued when I heard about the off-Broadway show, “The Office: A Musical Parody.” Could a two-hour musical really do justice to...

Euphoria’s Gen-Z: The kids are not alright

Euphoria's Gen-Z: The kids are not alright
September 3, 2019

“I’m envious of your generation,” a middle-aged man murmurs as he caresses the face of Jules Vaughn, an underage transgender girl timidly posing as 22, in a seedy motel room. “You guys don’t...

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