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Summer TV Wrap Up: The Best of the Binge

Summer TV Wrap Up: The Best of the Binge

September 7, 2016

By Nicole Fiorica Because many television shows break during the summer, the last several months brought about a number of new programs worth the watch. Despite the season’s reputation for light programm...

The Best New Books to Read in Summer 2016

The Best New Books to Read in Summer 2016

April 27, 2016

By Nicole Fiorica  With the semester drawing to a close and the promise of free time looming closer, some may relish the opportunity to crack open a book for fun rather than for homework. You may already ...

Binge Guide: “The 100”

December 2, 2015

By Nicole Fiorica At a glance: Genre: Sci-Fi Seasons/Episodes: 2/29 Avg. Episode Length: 42 minutes Available on: Netflix What it’s about: In the indeterminate future, 100 years after a nuclear war left the world (supposedly) uninhabitable, the last of humanity is running out of resources. In an effort to see if they can return to Earth, the space station’s leaders send 100 juvenile delinquents to the ground. Their task...

Fordham Continues to Battle Racism

Fordham Continues to Battle Racism

November 18, 2015

By Nicole Fiorica The students of the University of Missouri made headlines this week as they demanded the resignation of the university’s president — and won. This student movement was the respon...

Binge Guide: Master of None

November 11, 2015

By Nicole Fiorica At a glance: Genre: Comedy Seasons/Episodes: 10 Avg. Episode Length: 30 minutes Available on: Netflix What it’s about: Dev (Aziz Ansari, “Parks and Recreation”) is a thirty-something actor living in New York City, trying to break out of commercial acting in favor of bigger roles. He’s also trying to decide if he’s ready to find love and settle down, and if he can survive the romantic mishaps o...

Binge Guide: Arrow

Binge Guide: Arrow

October 6, 2015

By Nicole Fiorica At a glance: Genre: Action Seasons/Episodes : 3/69 Avg Episode Length: 42 minutes Available on: Netflix What it’s about: Based on the DC Comics character Green Arrow, the CW’s ...

Binge Guide: Doctor Who

Binge Guide: Doctor Who

September 23, 2015

By Nicole Fiorica At a glance: Genre: Sci-Fi Seasons/Episodes : 8/116 (reboot) Avg. Episode Length: 42 minutes Available on: Netflix What it’s about: The doctor, an alien time lord, travels throug...

Binge Guide: Orphan Black

Binge Guide: Orphan Black

April 22, 2015

By Nicole Fiorica At a glance: Genre: Sci-Fi Thriller Seasons/Episodes: 2/20 Avg Episode Length: 42 minutes Available on: Amazon Prime What it’s about: Upon returning home to reconnect with her young daughte...

Binge Guide: ‘Castle’

Binge Guide: ‘Castle’

December 3, 2014

By Nicole Fiorica Genre: Dramedy/Crime Drama Seasons/Episodes: 7/136 Avg Episode Length: 43 minutes Available on: Amazon Instant Video What it’s about: When a killer begins replicating the...

Binge Guide:  ‘Parks and Recreation’

Binge Guide: ‘Parks and Recreation’

November 12, 2014

By Nicole Fiorica At a glance: Genre: Comedy Seasons/Episodes: 6/112 Avg Episode Length: 21 minutes Available on: Netflix, Hulu Plus What it’s about:  Filmed in the popular “mockumentary...

Binge Guide: ‘Buffy the Vampire Slayer’

Binge Guide: ‘Buffy the Vampire Slayer’

October 29, 2014

By Nicole Fiorica At a glance: Genre: Paranormal Drama Seasons/Episodes: 7/144 Avg Episode Length: 44 min Available on: Netflix & Amazon Prime What it’s about:  Created by Josh Whedon...

Binge Guide: ‘Orange is the New Black’

Binge Guide: ‘Orange is the New Black’

October 1, 2014

By Nicole Fiorica At a glance: Genre: Dramedy Seasons/Episodes: 2/26 Avg Episode Length: 55 min Available on: Netflix What it’s about:  Based on Piper Kerman’s memoir of the same name, Orange ...

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