Star Trek Celebrates 50th Anniversary

Jacob Bryant, Staff Writer

September 23, 2016


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“Space: The final frontier.” The world first heard this iconic line fifty years ago, when the first episode of Star Trek premiered on NBC in September of 1966. Since the initial run of ‘The Original Series’, there have been thirteen feature films, five spin-off series, and a new series set...

Abundance of alternative albums set for release in fall 2016

Abundance of alternative albums set for release in fall 2016

Matt Di Michele, Staff Writer

September 22, 2016


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After the summer of 2016 saw many big name artists releasing track after track of music instilled with pop-centric summer vibes, the alternative music landscape is set to take over this fall as the entirety of American music delves into the new season. While the past few months have seen no shortage...

Ryan Lochte rushed by protesters at “Dancing with the Stars” premiere

Ryan Lochte rushed by protesters at “Dancing with the Stars” premiere

Chloe Ruffennach, Staff writer

September 22, 2016


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Ryan Lochte was rushed by protestors after his performance on the hit ABC dance contest, “Dancing with the Stars”. The U.S. Olympic swimmer made headlines for lying about a robbery in Rio to cover up for his defacement of property at a gas station. Since then, Lochte has received outraged responses...

“Don’t Breathe” till you read this review

Sarah Ierino, Staff Writer

September 20, 2016


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The new movie, “Don’t Breathe,” is a gripping film sure to lock your eyes to the screen. When people first started talking about this upcoming movie, the impression stood as the movie was a scary one. After watching the movie, myself, I assure you it is not. “Don’t Breathe” is pure suspe...

Kesha allowed to perform at BBMAs

Kesha allowed to perform at BBMAs

Caroline Foley, Staff Writer

May 31, 2016


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In her first televised performance since the beginning of her legal troubles with producer Dr. Luke, singer Kesha received a standing ovation at the Billboard Music Awards on May 22. Her appearance had originally been cancelled by Dr. Luke's Sony-owned label amid TMZ reports that Kesha would address...

Captain America: Civil War Review

Captain America: Civil War Review

Krist Muñoz-Malavé, Staff Writer

May 17, 2016


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The third installment of the Captain America movie series has smashed into the box office to make a lasting impression on audiences. Captain America: Civil War is a hero packed action film that brings to the table what the majority of Marvel's movies lack: high stakes. For the first time in the M...

Small video game company finally makes a name for itself

Small video game company finally makes a name for itself

Luke Ryan, Staff Writer

May 16, 2016


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The little known Indie-game company Hello Games is on the rise to stardom as the release date of June 21, 2016 for their latest video game, No Man's Sky, comes closer and closer. Prior to the annoucement of No Man's Sky, Hello Games was a relatively small company. They had made a series of games...

Spider-Man: He’s the hero we deserve, and the one the Marvel Cinematic Universe needs right now

Spider-Man: He’s the hero we deserve, and the one the Marvel Cinematic Universe needs right now

Krist Muñoz-Malavé, Staff Writer

May 3, 2016


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Since the disappointment that was Avengers: Age of Ultron, there has been a certain spark missing in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). The world of fun and adventure that they had created seemed to lack life as its flaws began to shine through. However, hope has arrive in the MCU with the rece...

Season six of Game of Thrones premieres on HBO

Season six of Game of Thrones premieres on HBO

Chloe Ruffennach, Staff writer

May 3, 2016


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On Sunday April 24, 2016, the long awaited season 6 of the HBO hit television show Game of Thrones premiered. Fan speculation ensued as the first of the ten episode series premiered at nine o’clock eastern time. Many have produced an abundance of theories while both the show and books were on hiatu...

Video game companies work the system

Video game companies work the system

Luke Ryan, Staff Writer

May 3, 2016


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The target audience for most avid gamers today fondly remember the days when they unlocked the secret, ultra rare characters by working hard and completing impossible challenges. Now however unlockables don't care about the players skill, only their wallet. A perfect example of this is the Super Smash...

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