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Mockingjay Pt.2 Great Conclusion to Film Series

Mockingjay Pt.2 Great Conclusion to Film Series

December 14, 2015

After March of 2012 we have been watching the change in Panem through the eyes of a young rebel. The finale of the book to movie phenomenon The Hunger Games, Mockingjay came flying into theaters everywhere l...

Can There be a Female James Bond?

Can There be a Female James Bond?

November 30, 2015

007. Immediately, you think of impeccable suits, flashy guns, high-tech gadgets, the coolest Lamborghinis, heart-stopping action and raunchy sex scenes. But most importantly, you think of a man. For the ...

High School…Nothing Like ‘High School Musical’

High School…Nothing Like ‘High School Musical’

November 20, 2015

High School Musical...who said we had to let it go? That's not the case for real high school. Yes, when you leave high school, you won’t forget the memories you make, but the one thing that never happ...

We Need to Discuss Race in America

Gabriela Colmer, Guest Writer

November 10, 2015

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"Talking about race more often would educate more people, thus allowing for more to be done about racial issues. If more people are educated about the problem, then more brains can work together to solve the conflict. "

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Scream Queens: Hilariously Good or Horrifically Bad?

Scream Queens: Hilariously Good or Horrifically Bad?

November 10, 2015

America has been dying of laughter every Tuesday at 9 p.m. since September 22, 2015, when Fox aired their new horror-comedy TV series, Scream Queens. Fox’s new TV series has brought back the stere...

Is Race Too Touchy to Talk About?

Chloe McCaw, Guest Writer

November 3, 2015

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I once watched a TED talk by a girl named Kate Simonds who referenced a 2008 article in LiveScience that found teenagers can’t experience empathy. If the study is correct, I shouldn’t be able to empathize with anyone, including African Americans and their experiences. In my experience, I’m often criticized for not empathizing enough. Whenever conversations about race seem to surface from the controversy over the arrest...

Supernatural: The Family Business

Supernatural: The Family Business

October 29, 2015

According to Dean and Sam Winchester, saving people and hunting things is the family business. You see, the Winchester brothers come from a long line of hunters who kill any sort of mythical creature or...

Hotel Transylvania 2: Is It Really Worth It?

October 12, 2015

Have you ever had a family issue?  Do you ever feel like you're not accepted? Are you ever threatened with having to leave your grandfather’s hotel because you weren’t a vampire? If the answer...

Is Body Image More Harsh For Women Than Men ?

Is Body Image More Harsh For Women Than Men ?

October 6, 2015

A big question is, are women held to a higher standard for body image than men? The answer would be “yes.” Judgment is harsher for women; society points a finger at females the most and has a high...

The Visit: Thriller of 2015

The Visit: Thriller of 2015

September 30, 2015

The new thriller, The Visit was released on September 11th, resulting in mixed reviews. The plot begins when mother (Kathryn Hahn) decides to drop her two children off at their grandparent’s house. Becca (Olivia DeJ...

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