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Let’s Talk: Controversial Musicians

Let’s Talk: Controversial Musicians

Deiona Stanley, Broadcast Producer

February 27, 2019


Filed under Columns, Entertainment

Music is one of the few things that bring society together. No matter what the genre; hip hop, jazz, country, or even EDM, there is always a piece of each style that remains the same. Each genre of music has a piece of controversy linked to it, whether it is violence or drug promotion. What happens wh...

Netflix Review: The Good Place

Netflix Review: The Good Place

Alyssa Robinson, Copy Editor

February 18, 2019


Filed under Columns

NBC outdid themselves with this outrageously funny sitcom. The Good Place is witty, emotional and genuinely fun to watch. Created by Michael Shur, the show opens in a heaven-like setting with the protagonist, Eleanor Shellstrop, feeling both relieved and surprised that she made the cut. Shortly thereafte...

Classics Corner: Dr. Strangelove

Classics Corner: Dr. Strangelove

Matthew Hylton, Staff Writer

November 26, 2018


Filed under Columns, Entertainment

Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb was produced, written, and directed by Stanley Kubrick (The Shining, 2001: A Space Odyssey) in 1964 during the peak of the Cold War. It is a satirical dark comedy overflowing with subtle humor.   The story itself follows the actions of Gene...

I’ll Be There For You

I’ll Be There For You

Becca Jackson, Staff Writer

October 9, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

From “the Rachel” to interior design, NBC’s Friends has shaped pop culture in immeasurable ways. According to IMDb, Friends first aired on NBC Sep. 20, 1994, continued for 10 seasons and its reruns still air on several different channels today. The influence that the show had on pop culture in...

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