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There is no wrong choice of entree at Zero -- any meal is sure to be delicious, unique and authentic (Courtesy of Emma Fingleton).

Zero Otto Nove: Italian Escape in the Bronx

May 3, 2017

By Emma Fingleton Arthur Avenue is chockablock with pastry shops selling rainbow cookies and cannolis and Italian restaurants dishing up spaghetti and chicken parm, but for a culinary experience that leans...

 Vin Diesel returns as Dominic Toretto in The Fate of the Furious, the eighth installment in The Fast and the Furious franchise (Courtesy of Flickr).

The Fate of the Furious: An Underwhelming Ride for Fans

April 26, 2017

By Greg Mysogland “You don’t turn your back on family. Even when they do.” Although not uttered by Vin Diesel’s Dominic Toretto until its sixth film, that line could serve as the motto for the entire The Fast and Furi...

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Cultural Cornerstones

April 26, 2017

By Faustino Galante On September, 1st 2014, the official television broadcaster of the Chinese province Guangdong announced its plans to switch its daily programming from Cantonese Chinese to Mandarin C...

Bishop Briggs has a soulful voice and a dark-punk vibe - a festival fast hit (Courtesy of Facebook).

Festival Favorites

April 26, 2017

By Meredith Nardino If you’re like me, you’ve spent the last two weekends floundering in Coachella FOMO. Though livestreams help music fans feel a little bit closer to the action, there’s nothing that can compar...

Despite the popularity of the show, “13 Reasons Why” has serious implications (Courtesy of Julia Comerford).

Trouble With “13 Reasons Why”

April 26, 2017

By Andrea Garcia Trigger warning: This article discusses suicide. Crowded hallways are the loneliest of places; it’s the feeling of loneliness that is exponentially more dangerous than physical isolation. “13 Reasons Why,” a new 13-episod...

Lee’s Chinese Restaurant Lacks

April 12, 2017

By Patrick Hood and Caitlyn Letterii Join Caitlyn Letterii and Patrick Hood, co-heads of marketing for Jimmy Buffett and the Coral Reefer Band, as they explore and critique the cheap eats available around the Bronx and R...

Bruno Mars’ use of the talk box in his recent releases has brought this classic technology back to the mainstream (Courtesy of Flickr).

Troutman to Mars: A Brief History of the Talk Box

April 12, 2017

By Mario Nicastro Ever since Jay-Z laid auto-tune to rest in 2009, talentless pop singers have been vying for a way to enhance their singing voices. These “artists” have searched high-and-low through studios...

New York Is My Campus

April 5, 2017

By The Culture Editors Enjoy your weekend despite the ever-changing weather with these city picks. Whitney Museum of American Art Biennial 99 Gansevoort St This biennial exhibition showcases contemporary art...

President Donald Trump has complained about media treatment since the beginning of his campaign (Courtesy of Flickr).

Editorial: The Arts Deserve To Be Preserved

March 29, 2017

On March 16, President Trump’s announced a budget plan which calls for increasing funds for military spending and homeland security. To set off the increased spending, Trump has proposed sweeping cuts...

Wolfing Down the Cuisine at Howl at the Moon

March 29, 2017

By Patrick Hood and Caitlyn Letterii Join Caitlyn Letterii, not a puppet, and Patrick Hood, a puppet hoping to become a real boy, as they explore and critique the cheap eats available around the Bronx and Rose Hill camp...

Tara shares her adventures biking and strolling through Barcelona, Spain.

A Walk Through The Colorful Alleyways of Barcelona

March 9, 2017

By Tara Martinelli  Where in the world is Tara? Well, with four papers and two interviews looming, the smart and sensible choice for any student would be the library, maybe a café and to be in bed by 11 p.m. So, natur...

Norma McCorvey, a pioneer for abortion rights, passed away at age 69.

Remembering Norma McCorvey, the ‘Jane Roe’ of Roe v. Wade

March 8, 2017

“I wasn’t the wrong person to become Jane Roe,” the late Norma McCorvey said. “I wasn’t the right person to become Jane Roe. I was just the person who became Jane Roe, of Roe v. Wade. And my life...

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