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The Greeting Committee drops impressive debut album

The Greeting Committee drops impressive debut album

Allison Brooks, Staff Reporter

October 31, 2018


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Kansas City based band The Greeting Committee released their first studio album “This Is It” on Oct. 26 almost exactly three years after they dropped their debut EP “It’s Not All That Bad” in October of 2015. The band is comprised of four friends who met in high school. The band members...

‘Coco’ is a heartwarming experience for all ages

‘Coco’ is a heartwarming experience for all ages

McKena McBride, Staff Reporter

October 24, 2018


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The movie “Coco” is an American computer-animated film produced by Pixar Animation Studios and was released by Walt Disney Pictures in November of 2017. The setting of the film takes place in Santa Cecilia, Mexico. The main character, 12-year -old Miguel, is an aspiring musician while his family despis...

‘Beerbongs and Bentleys’ definitely worth listening to

‘Beerbongs and Bentleys’ definitely worth listening to

Madison Weber, Online Editor-In-Chief

October 12, 2018


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American rapper from Syracuse, N.Y. Post Malone continues to amaze his fans with his never ending talent and beautiful voice. His most recent album, ‘Beerbongs and Bentleys’ showcases just some of the vocal qualities he obtains as a singer/songwriter. From his first official song, ‘White Iver...

Noname’s second project ‘Room 25’ solid improvement from last

Noname’s second project ‘Room 25’ solid improvement from last

Scout Perryman, Staff Reporter

October 9, 2018


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Chicago rapper and poet, Noname has done it again with her latest release ‘Room 25.’ The album builds upon her last mixtape ‘Telefone,’ and you can clearly hear improvements she has made. Which, considering the last project, it’s a tough thing to do. The album is heavily jazz-centered. Every...

‘Smallfoot’ proves to be typical kid’s film

‘Smallfoot’ proves to be typical kid’s film

McKena McBride, Staff Reporter

October 2, 2018


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The animated movie “Smallfoot” was released in theaters in the United States on September 28, 2018. The PG rated movie is about a yeti, Migo (voiced by Channing Tatum), who lives among others of his kind in a village in the Himalayan mountains. He is convinced that a human known only as “small...

‘Searching’ for a great movie?

‘Searching’ for a great movie?

McKena McBride, Staff Reporter

September 27, 2018


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“Searching” was released to theaters in the United States on August 24th, 2018. The movie involves a father, David Kim (played by John Cho), whose daughter, Margot Kim (played by Michelle La), goes missing. He ends up having to look into his daughter’s social media to try to find any clues to...

‘Big Brother’ increases adrenaline and provokes competition

‘Big Brother’ increases adrenaline and provokes competition

Isabelle Braun, Editor-in-Chief

September 17, 2018


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For 20 years "Big Brother" has aired on CBS, hosted by Julie Chen. Now, as the season comes to an end, viewers are concerned with the possibility of the show not being renewed for another year. "Big Brother" is a competitive reality show that focuses on the lives of 16 members of society. The show...

‘Turtles All the Way Down’ is worth the read

‘Turtles All the Way Down’ is worth the read

Anna Brull, Staff Reporter

September 11, 2018


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“Turtles All the Way Down” is a book by John Green that was published on Oct. 10, 2017. In the book, the two protagonists, Aza and Daisy, investigate the disappearance of a fugitive billionaire with hopes of collect the $100,000 reward. Along the way, Aza starts to realize she has feelings for...

‘Central Intelligence’ definitely worth seeing

‘Central Intelligence’ definitely worth seeing

Caitlin Leiker, Staff Reporter

August 29, 2018


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“Central Intelligence” was released to theaters on June 17, 2016, and grossed $127.4 million at the box office in North America. The movie’s two front men, Kevin Hart and Dwayne Johnson, play an unlikely dynamic duo in the film. Bobby Wierdicht (Dwayne Johnson) and Calvin Joyner (Kevin Hart)...

‘The Crucible’ draws you in despite hatred of characters

‘The Crucible’ draws you in despite hatred of characters

Isabelle Braun, Online Editor

April 20, 2018


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"The Crucible" is a fictionalized rendering of the Salem witch trials that took place in the Massachusetts Bay. Written in 1953, Arthur Miller took the story and created a masterpiece that entices the audience to continue watching despite their own feelings. The story follows Abigail Williams (Winona ...

Recent EP from Weeknd falls short of other works

Recent EP from Weeknd falls short of other works

Lacey Gregory, Editor-in-Chief

April 19, 2018


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Able Tesfaye, more commonly known by his stage name “The Weeknd” released his six-song EP, “My Dear Melancholy,” to fans on March 30. Thus far in his career, Tesfaye has released one EP, three mixtapes, three studio albums, and one compilation album, “Trilogy,” which is a compilation...

‘Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle’ offers nostalgia

‘Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle’ offers nostalgia

Amiyah Gonzalez, Assistant Editor

February 12, 2018


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The past few years have been littered with reboots, remakes and sequels.  New 'Star Wars' movies have been made, a female-driven version of 'Ghostbusters' and most recently a proclaimed sequel of the 1995 classic 'Jumanji.' The 2018 movie, 'Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle,' stars Dwayne Johnson, Jack...

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