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Book Review: Patterson’s Confessions series had so much potential

Makiya Lowman, Staff Writer

March 5, 2020

Confessions, a book series by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro, follows the life of a young socialite by the name of Tandy Angel and her family. I’ve enjoyed a rollercoaster of emotions over the past month and half reading...

Review: ‘Cats’ movie is mediocre at best

Max Lankford, Staff Writer

February 14, 2020

“Purr-haps” one of the most controversial movie releases of the decade, “Cats” certainly did not land on all fours with movie critics. Before I get into what made this movie do so badly in the box office, a little history...

TLC the poster child of reality TV

Max Lankford, Staff Writer

February 2, 2020

Admit it. We have all been bored out of our minds searching for something to watch on TV. At some point or another, we have all been looking for some drama to captivate our minds for at least an hour. I know I have, and time and...

Netflix series review: ‘You’

Nadia Sumlar, Co-editor

January 29, 2020

The Netflix series “You” has definitely turned my head on multiple occasions. I think that if there is a man within 10 feet of me who has on a baseball cap and is on the phone, he is my stalker.  “You” is about a man named Joe who gets ...

Movie Review: Puppy love returns, this time on Disney+

Kaitlin Moore, Features Editor

December 10, 2019

Puppy love is back. Sixty-four years after its original release date, the 1955 film “Lady and the Tramp” had a live-action remake released Nov. 12 on Disney+. The new version stars Tessa Thompson as Lady, Justin Theroux as Tram...

Artist Review: SuperM the ideal K-Pop supergroup

Nadia Sumlar, Co-editor

October 21, 2019

K-Pop is only growing every day and opening up new opportunities for upcoming artists. And just when you think K-Pop could not get any better, on Oct. 4, it did. That day SM Entertainment decided to form what they call a “sup...

Review: Live action “Aladdin” remake

Kaitlin Moore, Features Editor

September 23, 2019

Most of us are familiar with the original 1992 film “Aladdin,” one of many classic animated Disney films. On May 24, Disney released the live action remake starring Naomi Scott as Jasmine, Mena Massoud as Aladdin, Will Smith ...

Review: Is this music really popular on YouTube?

Kaitlin Moore, Features Editor

September 23, 2019

Posted to YouTube Sept. 12, Halsey came out with a new music video titled “Graveyard (Time-lapse),” which has earned 5.5 million views. The music is very calming and relaxing. I’m not really a fan of Halsey, but this song ...

Cameron Mica Boyce: The boy who will live on

Ana Le, Staff Writer

September 23, 2019

I remembered him in “Jessie,” I remembered him in “That Green Gentleman,” and I remembered when he passed away. I was in California when the news broke, and I remember feeling conflicted. Everyone was. While most of ...

Opinion: Uno wrong for declaring stacking rule illegal

Nadia Sumlar, Co-editor

May 14, 2019

Do you remember those great times in Uno when you have the power to make someone draw eight, 12, 16, maybe even 20 cards? Well, according to Uno, Inc., it’s apparently illegal to stack. For those who do not know what stacking...

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