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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By Thalia Lauzon Sometimes you just need to laugh after a long day of Zoom class, being stuck inside or generally feeling bored or depressed.  These YouTube videos will brighten your day and take you to another world filled with happiness and entertainment. Sit back, relax and don’t drink anything while watching these videos because […]

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By Amber Bhatnagar Being inclusive of all races, genders and sexualities is vital on a college campus, especially now that we’re living in the midst of yet another surge in the Black Lives Matter movement. As the topic of racial injustice continues, it is crucial that we prioritize becoming educated in order to effect change, […]

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By Julia Furmanek  My baby sister has always been a bit of a homebody. As soon as she could form full sentences, she’d ask the same exact question as soon as she woke up: “Is today a ‘stay-home’ day?”  Now she is six years old, her dad has taken to stockpiling nonperishables in his sock […]

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By Michelle Lu Tian In quarantine, I’ve found myself on YouTube quite a lot. It’s almost concerning how much time I spend watching videos.  I’m subscribed to tons of YouTubers and I’m a huge fan of all of them. Valspire Family, Bon Appetit and Michelle Khare are a few channels that I’m starting to love. […]

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