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Roma Is A Must Watch

Alexis Ramirez

February 6, 2019

Filed under Arts and Trends, Celebrities, Entertainment

Although Roma (2018) has been celebrated by movie critics and recognized at prestigious award ceremonies, the film by Mexican director Alfonso Cuarón has gone unrecognized by the general public following its Netflix release on De...

Super Bowl Review

Jack Banks

February 6, 2019

Filed under Entertainment, Sports

This past Sunday, the New England Patriots faced off with the Los Angeles Rams in the biggest sporting event of the year, Super Bowl LIII. It was a hard fought match, with the Patriots coming away with a 13-3 victory, becoming the world champions. The Pat...

Super Bowl Preview

Jack Banks

February 6, 2019

Filed under Entertainment, Sports

The matchup is set! On Sunday, February 2, the New England Patriots will face off against the Los Angeles Rams in Super Bowl LIII. The game will be held at the recently built Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, Georgia. The Ne...

Grey’s Anatomy Show Review

Anya Korbut, Writer

February 6, 2019

Filed under Entertainment

Last year, around this time, I finished a Netflix TV show that goes by the name of Criminal Minds. Criminal Minds is a crime/drama tv show including famous actors like Mandy Patinkin, who played in The Princess Bride (1987). Onc...

New Spider-man trailer

Carla Gonzalez

February 6, 2019

Filed under Entertainment, News

Just weeks ago, the new spider-man trailer was released called, 'Far from Home'.  Many fans have anticipated the arrival of the trailer especially because of the unfortunate ending of Avengers 4. For those of you that don...

Lyrics Matter

Lyrics Matter

February 6, 2019

Willie Pickens

February 5, 2019

Travis Scott ‘Wish You Were Here’ Concert Review

Aylin Ortega, Writer

February 5, 2019

Filed under Arts and Trends, Celebrities, Entertainment

First off, it was amazing. No doubt about it, Travis Scott is a natural performer, it’s the most hyped I’ve ever been at a concert. Before we even get to Travis, however, let’s talk about the openers. Gunna, Sheck Wes, an...

Guys and Dolls: Up Close and Personal 2019

January 29, 2019

Filed under Entertainment

This past weekend, January 25th and 26th, the Guys and Dolls Dance Company held their annual dance showcase: Up Close and Personal. The show was held in the Whitney M. Young Magnet High School theater with tickets being sold for $...

Guys and Dolls Dance Show

Gabriela Marulanda

January 28, 2019

Filed under Entertainment, Student Life, Uncategorized

On Friday, January 25th and Saturday, January 26th, the Guys and Dolls Dance Company at Whitney Young blew the audience away after showcasing their annual winter dance show. The show consisted of 14 different performances, almost all o...

Tik Tok Takes Society By Storm

Alexis Ramirez

January 25, 2019

Filed under Entertainment

In the month of September, viral video app TikTok was the most downloaded app in the US on the App Store’s Top Charts, surpassing social media giants like Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, and Snapchat. TikTok, known as Douyin ...

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