With the holiday season in full swing, there is no better way to embrace the joy and magic than by watching a Christmas special. If you are anything like me, your childhood was filled with an array of classic stop-motion specials, only to be viewed during the month of December in order to maximize Christmas […]

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  After “Inside Out” came out, it became very apparent that Pixar films had transcended their intended audience. Obviously, the films’ bright, exciting animation with quirky, relatable characters are approachable for children. However, beneath that foundation of childlike wonder, Pixar conveys profound messages that are for everyone — and by everyone, I truly mean everyone. […]

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As a young kid, Halloween was the unique opportunity to stay up late and go out on a school night — granted, “late” meant 8 p.m. and “go out” meant walk around the neighborhood. Still, there was something undeniably special about trick-or-treating. It was so much more than just ringing doorbells and getting candy. Now […]

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While I understand the hesitation some people have with regard to watching horror movies, these people are, unfortunately, missing out on an extensive selection of fantastic films. The genre is so much more than just creepy slashers with jump scares; it is rife with genuinely brilliant works of cinema. So, in honor of Halloween, here […]

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After a little over a month at Boston University, I, like many others, have developed a sense of invincibility when it comes to crossing the infamous Commonwealth Avenue. Comm Ave., the ultimate inconvenience to anyone running late to class, is an essential part of what gives BU the atmosphere of being immersed in a city. […]

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Live from New York, it’s the most impactful, satirical examination of our nation’s problems!   “Saturday Night Live” has been a staple of American television since its debut in 1975. Beloved performers such as Chevy Chase, Tina Fey and Jimmy Fallon became the legends they are today by inching their way into the spotlight of […]

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“Nobody belongs anywhere, nobody exists on purpose, everybody’s going to die.” “When you look at someone through rose-colored glasses all the red flags just look like flags.” “Oh my God, they killed Kenny! You b******s!” My 10-year-old self would have never imagined that characters who look like they belong on Nickelodeon could say dialogue like […]

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