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This November, Disney released its latest blockbuster animation film, the Polynesian adventure “Moana.” It is their first musical since “Frozen” — a high-water mark in their animation history — and aimed to create a strong follow up by soliciting the help of the mind behind “Hamilton,” Lin-Manuel Miranda. Here is my ranking of the songs […]

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This holiday season, consider adding some of these traditions to your winter break agenda. photo via WIKIMEDIA COMMONS

I’ll set the scene for you. The dogs are snuggled up on their beds in front of the fireplace. The entire family is gathered around the dogs, as people sit on the couch with mugs filled with steaming hot chocolate. Now if the holidays for you are anything like they are in my family, they’re […]

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John Oliver stars in "Last Week Tonight," a talk show that brought laughter and stress relief after the 2016 election. photo via WIKIMEDIA COMMONS

Ever since I started watching “Last Week Tonight with John Oliver,” I have been amazed by Oliver’s ability to speak about touchy subjects in such an effortless and effective way. After the 2016 presidential election, many of his episodes focused on bringing light to the otherwise serious and scary situation for millions of Americans. Oliver […]

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Let’s make this a real WIN-ter break, whether it’s watching four entire series from beginning to end in two days, running a marathon, reading 20 books or just sleeping until you feel revitalized – whatever you choose to view as productive. Anything that isn’t stressing out, studying and Googling “well-paying jobs without a college degree” […]

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The new Hamilton mixtape offers listeners a fresh take on the beloved musical. photo via FLICKR STEVERJURVETSON

We’ve all been following the “Hamilton” craze as its success has grown to unprecedented heights. This musical was the perfect blend of history, hip-hop, acting and intrigue. However, all good things seem to lose their charm after a while. The “Hamilton” hype seemed to be dying down, but then they did it again and now […]

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Alec Baldwin pulls off a convincing Donald Trump in a majority of the SNL election skits. photo via WIKIMEDIA COMMONS

If 2016 was a disappointing year for you, you’re not alone. The election has brought a lot of people down and no one really knows where American politics are heading. If there’s one thing that can make you feel better about 2016, it’s “Saturday Night Live.” The late-night show has systematically been able to poke […]

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Jasmine Tookes wears the Fantasy Bra at the 2016 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show. PHOTO VIA WIKIMEDIA COMMONS

We’ve all watched the annual Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show, and then we decided we were going to eat one meal a day or rabbit food until we achieved bodies like the Angels. The show successfully killed off any ounce of self-esteem we had left, using only one hour of airtime to show us what it […]

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AMC Boston Common offers a wide array of movie selections at the end of the Green Line. PHOTO VIA FLICKR USER BWCHICAGO.

Are you looking to avoid the papers and tests piling up? Do want a place to go to procrastinate that’s not just the happy place inside your head? I’d recommend a trip to the movies. But, of course, if you’re going to go to the movies and spend the painful $13.50 for a ticket, you’re […]

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