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Suicide’s Pioneering Proto-Electronica

Suicide’s Pioneering Proto-Electronica

November 7, 2018

By Adam Payne-Reichert Studio recordings can often be unfortunately sanitizing. When listening to the sun-faded guitar riffs of The Velvet Underground’s “Sunday Morning,” for instance, it is easy...

Decoding Clean Green Beauty

Decoding Clean Green Beauty

November 7, 2018

By Emma Maliborski Much like life expectancy, paid vacation time and the implementation of the metric system, America is markedly behind Europe in regulating the beauty and skincare industry. The...

Boy Erased an Affecting, Vital LGBT Drama

Boy Erased an Affecting, Vital LGBT Drama

November 7, 2018

By Ryan Di Corpo Every counselor, parent, and religious leader in Boy Erased, an affecting new drama from actor and director Joel Edgerton, shares a common goal: they are just trying to help. Or...

Hill Pens Hymn to Skateboard Culture with Mid90s

Hill Pens Hymn to Skateboard Culture with Mid90s

October 31, 2018

By Kieran Press-Reynolds This isn’t Jonah Hill’s first rodeo. Most people would not know, but in 2017, he directed the excellent, three minute music video for rapper Danny Brown’s “Ain’t...

An Inquiry into the finale season of House of Cards

An Inquiry into the finale season of House of Cards

October 31, 2018

By Emmanuel Berbari Kevin Spacey is out, his beloved yet villainous character Frank Underwood is deceased, Robin Wright’s Claire Underwood has stepped into the forefront and the deaths are multiplying....

Finding Peace on a Seasonal Walk

Finding Peace on a Seasonal Walk

October 31, 2018

By Lisa Marie Vona I don’t have to tell you that, for many of us, this has been a very stressful time in American history.  Even worse, midterms and finals can really get under our skin.  I know...

Senior Strides Into Stand-Up Scene

Senior Strides Into Stand-Up Scene

October 31, 2018

By Isha Khawaja The creator of many of your favorite tweets may be sitting right next to you in class. Abby Govindan, FCRH ’19, a psychology major and an intern at “Full Frontal with Samantha...

Halloween Brings the Franchise Back to its Roots

Halloween Brings the Franchise Back to its Roots

October 31, 2018

By Matt Dillon The newest Halloween is a direct sequel to the genre defining 1978 original film of the same name, taking place in the present day with the surviving characters returning alongside new...

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