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Independent Entertainment

Donovan Michel, Student

March 1, 2020

The biggest danger to the quality of entertainment and art is conformity. We see conformity in entertainment constantly, as a groundbreaking film, show, or album captures the attention and money of the masses and a multitude o...

Winter Wonderfest

Rogelio Renteria

December 18, 2019

Do you like Winter? Do you like Wonders? Enjoy Fests? Well, then you’re in luck! From December 6, 2019, to January 12, 2020, you can get all three of these wonderful things at once. Located at Navy Pier’s Festival Hall, yo...

Trap

Trap

December 17, 2019

The War On Christmas?

Gabriel Levi

December 17, 2019

In the words of our president, Donald Trump, “There seems to be a witch hunt afoot.” Everywhere, people have started saying ‘Happy Holidays’ instead of ‘Merry Christmas'. Businesses noticed this change and made policy changes to...

Brandy Melville Store Opening in Chicago

Helen McKnight

December 12, 2019

In Chicago a new controversial clothing store is opening downtown. The store is called Brandy Melville and it has captured the attention of many people, mostly teenage girls across the world. Brandy Melville is a Italian based w...

Maleficent & the Villains

Maleficent & the Villains

December 11, 2019

How will new streaming services change entertainment?

Donovan Michel, Student

December 10, 2019

As Disney+ launches and other entertainment companies launch their own alternatives to services like Netflix and Hulu, the ease that streaming services initially brought is being lost. While Netflix rose to popularity due to its convenience and centralization of entertainment, that one-stop setup can no longer exi...

Who Is The Real Queen? Rihanna or Beyonce

Autumn Caldwell, Editor

November 20, 2019

Who Is The Real Queen? Rihanna or Beyonce November 15, 2019 Autumn Caldwell          Both of these amazing female artists are Grammy nominated and power houses in the music industry. Rihanna is widely known for he...

Thriller Flashmob

Thriller Flashmob

November 8, 2019

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