By Jenna Perlman, Staff Writer @jenna_perlwoman Well, Halloween is here. And if you’re still struggling to find the perfect costume, you’re not alone. I’m still struggling to decide between being Honey Boo Boo or a firefighter… but I digress. However, there are many morally wrong costumes out there – ones that are both incredibly controversial and […]

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By Shannon Watts, Staff Writer @shannon_watts11 Spoilers for the first two episodes of season two ahead! There are a few rules to follow in all post-apocalyptic survival situations. One of the big ones: if strange people offer you human comforts with seemingly no catch, you should run. Immediately. There’s always a catch, and odds are, […]

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By Sarah Burstein, Staff Writer @sarahh_burstein There’s a common rivalry when it comes to education: the scholar versus the athlete. Often, it seems that as a student, you can only be one or the other, and crossing sides or combining the two is sometimes seen as an impossible feat. It’s no secret that athletes have […]

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By Kyra Louie, Staff Writer @beammeupkyra You know how parents always tell you to never trust strangers and especially not to get in a car with one, even if they have candy or puppies?  Well, a new app called Shuddle lets parents schedule rides for their children. It sounds weird, but Shuddle has already been dubbed […]

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By Bekah Paxton, Staff Writer @bekahpaxton No matter how progressive it may seem, the United States still battles with racist tendencies. We often say or think that we are past all of the dark times of civil rights violations, but they remain today in more intrinsic, undermining ways. In 1978, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in […]

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By Franchie Viaud, Staff Writer I’ve never watched “Here Comes Honey Boo Boo“ — it was never really my thing — and seeing as how this isn’t going to be a review I figured it wasn’t wholly necessary. But for the sake of this post, I figured I’d read up on the show, only to find that it brought […]

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By Katie Aramento, Staff Writer @kaatiekaat14 This past week, new footage from the film adaptation of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine’s “Into the Woods” was released, and included clips of songs that we had never heard before. The film’s released date is Christmas of this year. For those who have been following the production of the film […]

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By DeeDee Hughes, Staff Writer The intersection of the celebrities and fine arts never seems to go smoothly, but with James Franco the results are almost always catastrophic. In his most recent attempt to insert himself into the fine art world, James Franco has teamed up with Daniel Arsham to star in the second short […]

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By Danny McCarthy, Staff Writer @thedanosaurus Taylor Swift released her fifth studio album “1989” on Monday, marking her first official foray into pop music and leaving country music behind. The 24-year-old’s newest album also had a marked difference in its conception, aside from the change in genre. This is — possibly — the first album […]

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By Lucas Williams, Staff Writer @lucaswhatevs Darth Vader is running for parliamentary office in Ukraine. He represents the Internet Party, whose current members include Yoda, Chewbacca and Princess Amidala. The main tenets of the Internet Party include abolishing the goods and services tax, establishing a universal tax of 25% and replacing all parliamentary officials with […]

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