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The Revenant Movie Review

The Revenant Movie Review

By Evan McDonald, Assistant Reporter March 4, 2021

The Revenant is the type of movie that comes once every generation and deserves even more praise than the countless awards that it has already received. Directed by Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu, The Revenant's cinematography,...

Anxious People Review

Anxious People Review

February 24, 2021

Anxious People by Fredrik Backman, who previously penned A Man Called Ove, is the most important novel of 2020. Wrapping themes of parenthood, old age and regret, with their opposites of new life and love,...

WandaVision Review

WandaVision Review

By Andrei Abarientos, Assistant Reporter February 18, 2021

*Mild spoilers for episodes 1-6 of WandaVision* In recent years, the superhero genre has become near impossible to escape. Studios like DC, Marvel, and Sony are taking the stage and bringing beloved...

Die Hard Movie Review

Die Hard Movie Review

By Evan McDonald January 14, 2021

"Die Hard" is a perfectly crafted action movie that allows for just enough Christmas spirit that it can be perceived as one of the best Christmas movies of all time. Directed by John McTiernan, "Die Hard"...

Kanye West's 'Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy'

Kanye West’s ‘Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy’

By Wyatt McElroy, Assistant Reporter December 3, 2020

With its 10 year anniversary just weeks ago, Kanye West’s magnum opus album, "My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy," was again trending on social media as many remember its initial release and impact. Just...

Devil All the Time Movie Review

Devil All the Time Movie Review

By Evan McDonald, Assistant Reporter November 5, 2020

Directed by Antonio Campos, “Devil All the Time” is an uninteresting and bland tale about religion in the deep south that is saved through the use of impeccable acting and worldbuilding. The characters...

Album Review: Animals-Pink Floyd (1977)

Album Review: Animals-Pink Floyd (1977)

By Wyatt McElroy October 9, 2020

  Released in 1977, Pink Floyd’s ‘Animals’ exudes the anti-establishment aggression prevalent in the 70’s punk scene while staying true to Floyd’s progressive rock roots. The album opens...

Book Review: Wicked

Book Review: Wicked

By Robert Mullins, Reporter June 11, 2020

Lately, I have taken a break from my classics to read a more contemporary novel. This week, I am reading Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West by Gregory Maguire. It is a revisionist...

Book Review: The Sun Also Rises

Book Review: The Sun Also Rises

By Robert Mullins, Reporter May 29, 2020

Published in 1926, The Sun Also Rises is Ernest Hemingway’s debut novel. It depicts a group of American and British acquaintances who travel to the Festival of San Fermín in Pamplona, Spain. The novel...

Book Review: The Scarlet Letter

Book Review: The Scarlet Letter

By Robert Mullins, Reporter May 8, 2020

In The Scarlet Letter by Nathanial Hawthorne, Hester Prynne is a Puritan woman accused of having an amorous relationship outside of her marriage. This claim is only substantiated by the birth of...

Future Diary: Not a Very Good Show

Future Diary: Not a Very Good Show

By Aidan Higgins, Editor April 26, 2020

Once in a blue moon, the cruel, heartless television gods who reign down from the heavens above find themselves overcome with compassion and bless their earthly subjects with a television show that is...

How the Nature vs Nurture Debate Contradicts Free Will

How the Nature vs Nurture Debate Contradicts Free Will

By Aidan Higgins, Editor February 27, 2020

For those of you who are unfamiliar with the psychological argument I have alluded to in the title, the nature versus nurture debate is an intellectual conflict that has been waged across various fields...

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