By Michelle Tian I’ve recently learned I have absolutely no self-control. I already knew that, but I never knew how bad it was until I was introduced to true crime — the beginning of a self-destruction cycle. On the first day of 2020, I stumbled upon a YouTube documentary about the vanishing of flight 370 […]

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By Julia Furmanek  As the semester picks up and snow continues to smatter the Northeast, the final weeks of February seem to drone on with every slushy trek down Commonwealth Avenue. Yes, the days are getting longer, evenings brighter. But winter is still upon us, and according to Punxsutawney Phil, we can’t expect spring for […]

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By Emma Sánchez It’s Black History Month, and also the month of love. So why not give some love to Black content creators this month by adding a new YouTuber to your watch list? Most of the channels I’ve listed down below are commentary channels — my favorite thing to watch — but there are […]

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By Michelle Tian My classes are stressing me out, homework is making me anxious and deadlines are giving me headaches. We’ve only just made it through two full weeks of classes, but everything is already piling up, and I’m left staring at all these assignments on my to-do list. However, one thing that I’ve picked […]

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By Maya Mabern Last week, I went down the rabbit hole of recommended videos on YouTube and spent about two hours feeling nostalgic for an era I never experienced: the heyday of “Soul Train.” The show, which ran from 1971 to 2006, brought Black culture to mainstream America and changed the landscape of music and […]

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By Emma Sánchez All the chaos that came with the pandemic this year influenced me to move to an off-campus apartment in Brighton with my friend.  When I heard the apartment was old, I was thinking of one of those chic, vintage flats you see on teen dramas. However, when I first moved in, things […]

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By Emma Sánchez It’s no surprise streaming services and social media outlets have been churning out reruns of early 2000s and 2010s TV shows as of late.  “Victorious” became available on Netflix in late 2019 and “Avatar: The Last Airbender,” another Nickelodeon show, was added to the platform this spring.  Both of these shows, along […]

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By Emma Simonoff I don’t have any older siblings and my parents know everything there is to know about music up until like 1985. When I got an iPod for my birthday, the only music I had on it was The Beatles and the soundtracks of “Hairspray” and “Shrek the Musical.” Oh, and also Kidz […]

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By Katherine Wright  Nowadays, it’s straight-up obnoxious when your phone’s photo app sends you “on this day 2 years ago” updates or Snapchat alerts you of a new memory. Now that we’re trapped indoors, looking forward to grocery store outings and Zoom calls, we don’t want to see our past selves bragging about all the […]

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By Emma Sánchez Are you tired of watching reruns of “The Office” for the millionth time? Have you already exhausted reliving your childhood by watching old Disney Channel shows on Disney+?  If you’re like me and are sad that all your favorite shows — like “Big Mouth” — have halted production because of the pandemic, […]

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