By Julia Furmanek  Put your cell phones on silent and shut your fricking mouths because the spookiest season of the year is about to begin. Like most things this year, a 2020 Halloween will probably look a little different. But don’t fret, friends. Here’s a list of 10 festive things you might try this month […]

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By Emma Simonoff Kevin Smith’s 2014 film “Tusk” is kind of scary, kind of funny and completely disgusting. I have a vivid memory of watching the trailer in sick fascination that stuck with me until I finally watched it one rainy October day on my dorm room floor.  In the film, Justin Long plays a […]

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By Sophia Yakumithis Welcome back to your regularly scheduled program of my blog, aka a reading exercise for my grandfather and probably no one else. I’m personally happy to be back to school, but we’ll see how I feel after two weeks of embodying Dickens’s lament in “Hard Times.” Coming back to college after a […]

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By Leigh Brand As we move through October, I am constantly bombarded by the flavor that we know all too well: pumpkin spice.Whether I’m grabbing a coffee on my way to class or buying cereal from the grocery store, pumpkin spice-flavored something is there, ready to buy. When did a flavor become a marker of […]

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By Aasha Amber Bhatnagar Witches and warlocks and spells, oh my!  With Halloween coming closer and closer, what could be more halloween-y than visiting the town that just happens to be named “Witch City,” just 40 minutes from Boston? Infamously known for the Salem Witch Trials in which many were falsely accused of witchcraft during […]

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I don’t know about you, but I lie to myself all the time and a lot of it is in some way related to school. I like to believe that I set myself up for success and of course I want to be my best self. It’s just that sometimes I’m not able to fulfill […]

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‘Tis the season, my friends. As the clock struck midnight on Halloween and October evolved into November, we have started the transition from spooky times to holiday spirit. For many Christmas enthusiasts, Nov. 1 officially kicks off the holiday season. Some beg to differ and say that Christmas celebrations should not commence until the day […]

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  Fall is the perfect time for artists to release their news songs and albums before the end of the year hits, when all anyone listens to is Christmas music. While many hits at the moment were released in previous months, there are still songs released this month that definitely made an impact on the […]

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I went to Salem this weekend and it was much more than I ever expected. Salem, Massachusetts is known for the infamous witch trials that took place between 1692 and 1693. More than 200 people were accused of practicing witchcraft, 20 of which were executed. Now, Salem is like the Mecca for witches, wiccans, pagans, […]

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