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Misery: Different than Expected

Misery: Different than Expected

Kara Green, Staff Writer

October 12, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Misery by Stephen King was published on June 8, 1987. The book plot follows successful author Paul Sheldon the writer of the Misery series. After he becomes involved in a drunk driving accident, he is left with two crushed legs and a revival caused by Annie Wilkes. Annie Wilkes is a retired nurse who...

Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again: Kind Of A Disappointment

Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again: Kind Of A Disappointment

Sophia Longo, Staff Writer

October 3, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

If you’re like me, you were excitedly counting down the days until July 20th, 2018 -- the premiere of "Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again". After growing up with the first "Mamma Mia!" at the core of my upbringing, I could not contain my excitement at the prospect of a sequel.  My mom, aunt, and I had been eag...

To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before: An Average Love Story

To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before: An Average Love Story

Jacob Marren, Staff Writer

September 19, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

"To All Boys I've Loved Before" was aired on Netflix August 17 2018 and gained immediate praise across the world. I however find it to be another average entry into the teen romance genre. The story focuses on a girl named Lara Jean Covey who wrote five letters to her five crushes; Josh, her sisters...

Sick Days

Sick Days

Joe Kronberg, Staff Writer

May 22, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Song of the Week

From the release of his single Funeral, I've been a fan of AUGUST 08, who first appeared alongside Rich Brian in Arizona. Since the song dropped, I have patiently waited for the release of his EP Father, which was finally released May 11, despite it being expected in April. The R&B artist rel...

Vocaloids: Trying but dying

Vocaloids: Trying but dying

Kennedy Stone, Staff Writer

May 18, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

I will never forget how I felt when the virtual idol Hatsune Miku was on a "Kids React" video from the Fine Brothers. It was a strange combination of excitement and shame. This was because I was glad that “Vocaloids” were getting more popular and noticed, and appalled at the kids’ reactions at...

Ash Princess; A new type of book

Ash Princess; A new type of book

Kara Green, Staff Writer

May 15, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

The book Ash Princess by Laura Sebastian was published on April 24th of 2018. It is Sebastian's debut book. Ash Princess is a book about love, betrayal, strength and weakness. It was a book unlike anything I've ever read. Ash Princess is told from Theodosia's perspective. Theodosia (Theo) is the princess...