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Series explores societal divides

Brad Baronner, Contributing Writer

October 13, 2016

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Ever hear someone talk about “The Wire” like it is a high-level sociology class? I have. I have probably done it myself too. Part of what makes the show resonate is the way it fosters a conversation. One season is about blue...

Taylor turns best-seller into a trainwreck of a film

Marley Parish, Features editor

October 13, 2016

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Director Tate Taylor’s movie adaptation of “The Girl on the Train” is like a train wreck where audiences are uncomfortable but cannot bring themselves to look away from the mess of a film. The thriller was released in t...

Documentary recaps Amanda Knox trial

Marley Parish, Features editor

October 13, 2016

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Almost nine years since the murder of Meredith Kercher, a 22-year-old woman who was found dead in her apartment in Perugia, Italy, Netflix revisits the case in an original documentary called “Amanda Knox,” made by filmmakers...

Make wings, not war

Make wings, not war

September 29, 2016

Jones loses her spunk

Sydney Fernandez, Contributing Writer

September 29, 2016

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The beloved Bridget Jones has returned  to the screen in the third installment of the Bridget Jones franchise, “Bridget Jones’s Baby.” Don’t get too excited  because the endearing spirit of the other films did not tra...

Open mic with “Overkill”

Open mic with “Overkill”

September 22, 2016

Rejoice for Playshop’s 87th season

Kimberly Chavez, Contributing Writer

September 15, 2016

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Allegheny College’s Playshop Theatre began its 87th season with “Rejoice!” on Friday, Sept. 9, at 8 p.m. “Rejoice!” ran until Saturday, Sept. 10, in Gladys Mullenix Black Theater in the Vukovich Center. The play was ...

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