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Netflix Bakes Up A Winner

Alexis Gaskin, Staff Writer

April 4, 2018

Have you ever seen those baking pictures on Instagram or Twitter where people try to recreate something they saw on Pinterest and fail epically? You may be wondering how you went from this seemingly simple emoji cake to a yellow b...

Weekly Rewind: “Fahrenheit 451”

Samantha DeNinno, Assistant Entertainment Editor

February 14, 2018

How many dog-eared, highlighted, splitting at the binds novels do we have piling up on our bookshelves? As professional students, it is easy to say we’ve built up a collection throughout high school and college. So much so t...

Weekly Rewind: “The Twilight Zone”

Michael Ambrosino, Entertainment Editor

February 7, 2018

Long before today’s addictive programming — shows like “Game of Thrones,” “Black Mirror” and “The Walking Dead” that have captivated millions — there was “The Twilight Zone,” one of the first-ever legitimat...

TV Premieres: Nuts and Bolts

Andreina Rodriguez, Staff Writer

September 20, 2017

In Viceland's new documented film, “Nuts and Bolts,” rapper and producer, Tyler the Creator, meets up with the makers of his favorite products to figure out how they're made. He then goes on to recreate his own version of ...

TV Premieres: “Biggie: The Life of Notorious B.I.G.”

Andreina Rodriguez, Contributing Writer

September 13, 2017

After 20 years since Biggie’s death, A&E takes to tribute the life of B.I.G. in Mark Ford’s directed documentary, “Biggie: The Notorious Life of B.I.G.” The 2-hour documentary takes us on a journey into the life of Christopher...

TV Premieres: “American Horror Story: Cult”

Nina Stefanelli, Contributing Writer

September 13, 2017

Even though the season premiere of “American Horror Story: Cult” was filled with gruesome clowns, over-the-top creepiness and political satire, the thing that struck me the most was the mental health issues that flooded the...

New Flix on Netflix: “13 Reasons Why”

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Brittany Raia, Contributing Writer

April 12, 2017

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