One night, my friends and I decided that we would be the opposite of productive and look up strange celebrity baby names for kicks and giggles. And let me tell you, there are some strange ones. As an English major, it’s basically my job to over-analyze just about everything, so here’s my take on what […]

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By Jacob Carter, Staff Writer@jacobca1995 Recently, a local talk show host discovered the consequences of teasing a monkey. On her show “Great Day Houston,” Deborah Duncan devoted a segment to a Capuchin monkey, which had a role in the film “Dr. Doolittle,” and its trainer. All goes well until the trainer decides to let the […]

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By Ann Singer, Staff Writer@annmsinger What do you get when you put together two good-looking athletes and a rendition of a “Frozen”song? Over one million views on YouTube of course! Matt Kilby and Brad Borosak, both US Navy baseball players, released a video of them lip-syncing to the song “Love is an Open Door,” which has gone […]

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By Ann Singer, Staff Writer@annmsinger Is it possible to be one of the worst “Wheel of Fortune” contestants ever while bringing shame to all college kids around the nation? Julian Batts, a freshman and honors student at Indiana University, achieved this feat during the College Week episode of the show. He managed to miss three […]

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By Katrina Uy, Staff Writer@katreenz By now, the birds are chirping, the warm weather’s finally kicking in, and we can more or less relax knowing that there probably won’t be any more snow until next fall. You’d think that all of the craze behind Walt Disney Picture’s latest movie “Frozen” would be over by now… […]

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By Ann Singer, Staff Writer @annmsinger What do “How I Met Your Mother” and “Les Misérables” have in common? Jason Segel and Neil Patrick Harris of course! In an episode of “Inside the Actors Studio” with the cast of HIMYM, an audience member asked Segel and Harris to reenact the song “Confrontation” in honor of […]

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By Kyra Louie, Staff Writer @beammeupkyra Cristina Scuccia, 25, is a member of the Ursuline Sisters of the Holy family and native Sicilian. The nun killed it during the Blind Auditions of the Italian version of “The Voice” last Tuesday. For those that don’t know how “The Voice” works, the four judges have their backs to […]

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By Jacob Carter, Staff Writer @jacobca1995 The South by Southwest music festival was held in Austin, Texas last week, and in honor of the event, talk show host Jimmy Kimmel turned his hijinks toward the festival’s countless participants. In a special edition of  “Lie Witness News,” — a comedic segment on his show devoted to a reporter […]

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By Robin Ngai, Staff Writer @bluebird1278 Have you ever wondered what it would sound like if the Boy Who Lived could recite every word of Taylor Swift’s “We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together” heartbreak anthem? Well, thanks to the editing magic of YouTube team SilvaWare Productions we know exactly what that sounds like. Just […]

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By Katrina Uy, Staff Writer @katreenz Speed skating is a dangerous, yet thrilling, sport to watch, but you know what would make it even better? Green shells, item boxes and banana peels. That’s right: Mario Kart. In a video titled, “Sochi 2014 – Speed Skating Double Dash Final,” filmmaker Michael Shanks edits a speed skating race […]

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