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Netflix releases four-part mini-series

Marley Parish, Features Editor

December 1, 2016

The sacred final four words of the series have been spoken after Netflix released the Gilmore Girls revival “Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life” on Friday, Nov. 25. Creator Amy Sherman-Palladino picks up right where she left ...

Baby, don’t pull me closer

Marley Parish, Features editor

October 27, 2016

Andrew Taggart and Halsey bring the lyrics to the hit song, “Closer” to life in a music video loaded with steamy kisses and a lack of clothing. The song focuses on a couple who broke up and are now reunited after years of bei...

‘South Park’ slips into the surreal

Brad Baronner, Contributing Writer

October 27, 2016

Like most people watching TV, when last week’s “South Park”  episode aired Wednesday, Oct. 26, at 10 p.m., I was watching our country’s most recent presidential debate instead. And like most people watching the debate, I ...

Series explores societal divides

Brad Baronner, Contributing Writer

October 13, 2016

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

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

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...

Jones loses her spunk

Sydney Fernandez, Contributing Writer

September 29, 2016

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...

Young Thug’s ongoing, mesmerizing evolution

Brad Baronner, Contributing Writer

September 15, 2016

If you don’t quite get Young Thug, everything surrounding the release of his new mixtape, “No, My Name is Jeffery,” probably feels excessive. He’s changed his name to Jeffery, his birth name, for a week, he’s wearin...

Duffer duo dazzles Netflix

Marley Parish, Features editor

September 15, 2016

Matt and Ross Duffer’s eight-episode-long science fiction drama, “Stranger Things,” is taking Netflix by storm. Set in a small town in Indiana, the Duffer brothers bring the 1980s back to life with Dungeons & Dragons...

Pokémon no

Tyler Stigall, Science/International Editor

September 15, 2016

I was standing on a platform, waiting for a train to come and take me into the heart of Washington, D.C., when I received the text from my friend. “Plenty of Magikarp down by the waterfront,” he said. That was the first I h...

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