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Twitter is Full of Misleading Ledes

April 24, 2019

Even if it takes an additional half an hour, it’s worth your time to read up on stories you find interesting.

Join the Campaign, Watch “Critical Role”

Join the Campaign, Watch “Critical Role”

February 13, 2019

“Critical Role” is a weekly web show centered around famous voice actors playing a personal campaign of Dungeons and Dragons. Liam O’Brien, Laura Bailey, Travis Willingham, Sam Riegel, Taliesin Jaffe, Marisha Ray and Ashley Johnson star in the show, with Matthew Mercer as the dungeon master, or DM.

Is Burnout A Big Deal?

Is Burnout A Big Deal?

January 30, 2019

As a self-professed non-slacker, Petersen explains how even she was affected by the “virus,” tending to avoid the more low-priority tasks that accrued over time.

Article 13 Hurts YouTube and its Creators

Article 13 Hurts YouTube and its Creators

November 28, 2018

It is unreasonable to expect creators to own every single aspect of their videos, as unreasonable as it is to assume every YouTube creator is making videos for the sake of profit.

Bojack Horseman Painfully Depicts Reality

Bojack Horseman Painfully Depicts Reality

September 26, 2018

By Briana Scalia Few shows can get away with as much as “Bojack Horseman” has managed to do. In the past four seasons, this animated comedy has become a staple of Netflix’s original lineup. The sho...

Keep Diverse Heroes Shining in Hollywood

Keep Diverse Heroes Shining in Hollywood

April 4, 2018

By Briana Scalia “Black Lightning,” the first superhero television show with an African American protagonist, premiered as CW’s highest-rating series of last week with 2.31 million viewers, according to Forbes. The sa...

Season 2 of Jessica Jones Underperforms

Season 2 of Jessica Jones Underperforms

March 21, 2018

By Briana Scalia The second season of “Jessica Jones,” while not unwatchable, is certainly not as enjoyable as its initial season. The most recent of Marvel’s batch of Netflix shows, “Jess...

GSB ’19 Cammarosano Creates Chapter

GSB ’19 Cammarosano Creates Chapter

February 7, 2018

By Briana Scalia It is no coincidence that Danielle Cammarosano, GSB’ 19 chose Fordham University. Both her father, Joseph Cammarosano Jr., FCRH ’78, and her aunt, Nancy Hartzband, FCRH ’77...

The Second Amendment Needs Amending

The Second Amendment Needs Amending

October 11, 2017

By Briana Scalia On the night of Oct. 1, 64-year-old Stephen Paddock opened fire on concert-goers at the Route 91 Harvest Music Festival. According to the Los Angeles Times, the death toll reached 59, and the number ...

The Ignored Chechnyan Humanitarian Crisis

The Ignored Chechnyan Humanitarian Crisis

April 26, 2017

By Briana Scalia The term “concentration camp” refers to a camp in which people are detained or confined under harsh conditions that are considered unacceptable in a constitutional democracy. When c...

YouTube Restriction Gone Haywire

YouTube Restriction Gone Haywire

April 5, 2017

By Briana Scalia Over a week ago, YouTube implemented a new feature to its website: a new Restriction Mode for parents who want a safer content experience for their children.  Normally, this addition w...

From the Lone Star to the Big Apple

From the Lone Star to the Big Apple

February 15, 2017

By Briana Scalia Every freshman experiences their own transition phase when starting college. All students are in a similar position, struggling to find their niche, to find friends and to become acquainted with their ...

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