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Celebs Take Over the Podcast World

Celebs Take Over the Podcast World

Alexis Gaskin, Staff Writer

November 14, 2018


Filed under Culture

It seems like everyone has a podcast these days, including your favorite celebrities. Here are some of those that stand out especially from the mix.   "Getting Curious with Jonathan Van Ness"   You might know him from the Netflix series, “Queer Eye,” and if you don’t, y...

Moments & Movements: Celebrities’ Influence on Voter Registration

Moments & Movements: Celebrities’ Influence on Voter Registration

Destinee Scott, Staff Writer

October 24, 2018


Filed under Culture

Taylor Swift, known for being reluctant to voice her political opinions, recently broke her silence and encouraged fans to register to vote, resulting in a huge voter registration turnout. On Oct. 7, the singer-songwriter announced that she would be voting for Tennessee’s Democratic Senate candidate...

Jared Leto set to play Andy Warhol

Abhishek Joshi, Staff Writer

September 29, 2016


Filed under Celebrity, Culture, Movies & Television

The last couple of years have been seemingly interesting for Jared Leto. After the release of Warner Bros. pictures’ distributed production, “Suicide Squad,” Leto has signed up to play the role of artist Andy Warhol in a biopic -  titled “Warhol.” Along with that, Leto has also signed to co-produce...

Break the bamboo ceiling in Hollywood

Sabrina Lau, Contributing Writer

April 27, 2016


Filed under Opinion

We live in a world where most characters that we witness on television, in films and in plays still remain predominantly white. Recently, many people have become outraged by the casting of Tilda Swinton as the Ancient One in “Doctor Strange” and Scarlett Johansson as the Major in “Ghost in the...

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