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Present-Day Paperbacks

Carsten Oyer, Columnist

November 9, 2019

You have probably been reading classic books since the beginning of your education. Books such as “To Kill A Mockingbird” or “A Tale of Two Cities” have been around for long enough, and have discussed powerful topics such as redemption, morality, warfare, loyalty, and justice. Bookaxe defines a ...

The Details of Disney+

Isabel Kasathsko, Columnist

November 4, 2019

Lately, Disney seems to always be buying other filming companies and expanding. Some companies that Disney has bought are ABC, Marvel, Pixar, and The History Channel. Over the past few years, Disney has also been gaining many valuable companies and transforming them into Disney brands, like “Star War...

“Nine Inch Nails” Leaders Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross Sign on for New Pixar Film Soundtrack

“Nine Inch Nails” Leaders Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross Sign on for New Pixar Film Soundtrack

Erika Sonnemann-Creed, Editor of Features & Extras

September 27, 2019

Trent Reznor, the gloomy mastermind behind the industrial rock band Nine Inch Nails, has once again returned to the world of film soundtracks. Signing on with his musical partner Atticus Ross, the duo have been contracted to produce the soundtrack for the new Pixar film “Soul,” according to Billbo...

This Musical is “Wicked” Good

Camryn Marshall, Columnist

May 3, 2019

The Broadway production of “Wicked” has been traveling around the nation to bring the the story of Glinda the Good Witch (Erin Mackey), Elphaba (Mariand Torres), and The Emerald City to life. “Wicked” follows the story of Elphaba, the Wicked Witch of the West, and how she became evil at the ...

Creed in the Lead

Creed in the Lead

Camryn Marshall, Columnist

April 25, 2019

The US adaption of “The Office” has become an American classic with its incomparable mockumentary genre of comedy and incredible cast able to take on the awkward satire of the script. This series is based on the drab existence of a paper supply company and the accuracy of what happens in the midst of...

Concerts in the Desert Foothills Park

Clarissa Smith, Columnist

April 5, 2019

Music brings people together, and many flock to events at the Desert Foothills Park for just that reason. The concerts boast incredible local performers, food trucks, and activities, so this is a great way to hang out with friends and family this spring. The concerts start at 5 p.m. and go to 8:30 ...

Seeing the Elephant Fly

Seeing the Elephant Fly

Riley Hurlburt, Columnist

April 5, 2019

The highly anticipated Tim Burton movie of 2019, “Dumbo,” has finally come out, but the reviews have so far been mixed. Many found it depressing, with much of the material toeing the line between dramatic and dark. But, visually, the movie was outstanding. Sandie Angulo Chen, a critic from Common Sens...

“Captain Marvel” Takes Command

Noah Stults, Columnist

March 14, 2019

“Captain Marvel” has finally been released, making more than $455 million worldwide, according to Vox. This makes it the biggest opening ever for a film featuring a female lead. I enjoyed “Captain Marvel,” but it did leave moviegoers wondering many things upon the conclusion. In “Captai...

The Bachelor: Jumping Fences and Boundaries

The Bachelor: Jumping Fences and Boundaries

Camryn Marshall, Columnist

March 6, 2019

The hit reality show “The Bachelor” is finishing up its 23rd season next Monday night and still manages to give us stories we’ve never seen before. Colton Underwood, former Illinois State University football linebacker, is this season's bachelor and has managed to dwindle his 28 bachelorettes do...

Switching Up the Nintendo Switch

Clarissa Smith, Columnist

February 5, 2019

Recently, there has been some talk about a new game console from Nintendo, following their release of the Nintendo Switch two years ago. Not many people know of this report, but speculations have already arisen. Nintendo has frequently made new versions of already-existing products, but updated with bette...

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