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“Captain Marvel” Takes Command

Noah Stults, Columnist

March 14, 2019


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Movies

“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


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Showcase, Television

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


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Video Games

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...

Out With the Old, In With the New

Amber Fretwell, Columnist

December 13, 2018


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Features, Music, Video Games

Oh, how the times have changed! From jelly shoes to Fortnite moves, trends have constantly evolved since the beginning of human societies. These trends can repeat and overlap, and range from fashion, to toys, to new technology. Savoir Flair claims that people participate in trends because it shows that you ...

The Treason for the Season

Clarissa Smith, Columnist

December 7, 2018


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Movies, Music, Student Opinion

During the holiday season, many people enjoy spending time with family to sit down and watch a classic Christmas film or listen to carols while decorating the tree. Whatever it may be, most families that celebrate this holiday do something in relation to these time-honored pieces. Although the consumers ...

Say Goodnight to “Night School”

Camryn Marshall, Columnist

December 7, 2018


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Movies

The hit movie “Night School” has made a big impact at the box office, having already reached over $101 million in sales worldwide over the course of its release. This 2018 film stars Kevin Hart, Tiffany Haddish, and Rob Riggle, and is a hard-hitting comedy filled with endless irony, character cont...

Netflix and Happy

Netflix and Happy

Camryn Marshall, Columnist

November 2, 2018


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Movies

When discussing impactful, motivational, or thought-provoking movies, most people will imagine huge blockbusters that reeled in millions on their premiere day. What they don’t realize is that the best is waiting at home, right on their computer screen. The movie “Happy” is a 2011 documentary ...

Monopoly Deal: A Fantastic Alternative

Monopoly Deal: A Fantastic Alternative

Noah Stults, Columnist

October 19, 2018


Filed under Arts and Entertainment

Monopoly is a fun game that many people love, but its problem is that it takes far too long to play. An average Monopoly game takes about two hours to play all the way through, which is inconvenient if you are trying to play a quick family game. A new card game, Monopoly Deal, solves this problem while...

Take A Break With A Book

Allyssa Gauer, Columnist

June 6, 2018


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Books

There are many things to do over the summer break. Time off from school allows you to swim, hang out with friends and family, and of course, read a good book! The list below is of some of the top books around right now. These are the best books to read according to The New York Times. Top Thrille...

Kanye West’s “ye” Ain’t a Yes From Me

Ethan Hurlburt, Columnist

June 6, 2018


Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Music

Rapper Kanye West released his latest – and shortest – album to date. With a tracklist of seven songs, he dropped his eighth studio album today after hosting a private, high-profile listening party in Wyoming last Thursday. The artwork for “ye,” the eighth album in Kanye's discography, was shot by West...

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