Opinion: Brendon Urie to Star in ‘Kinky Boots’

By Madyson McGill In the wise words of Michael Scott: “Oh my god! It’s happening! Everybody stay calm, Everybody stay calm…” Brendon Urie, the angelic voice of Panic! at the Disco, is finally going to Broadway, and will be starring in the play Kinky Boots. That’s right. Breathe. I’ve been waiting for this moment since I witnessed the circus-themed extravaganza that was their Fever You Can’t … Continue reading Opinion: Brendon Urie to Star in ‘Kinky Boots’

Review: Kendrick Lamar’s ‘DAMN.’

By Braxton Randolph Kendrick Lamar is the best lyricist in hip-hop right now and one of the best of this generation. He has been embraced as one of the industry’s elite for such reasons, and his album sales numbers back it up. His wordplay has this effect on people where everyone turns into a contributor on Rap Genius just a few minutes into listening to … Continue reading Review: Kendrick Lamar’s ‘DAMN.’

List: Ranking the ‘Fast and Furious’ Franchise

By Anthony Miglieri I’ll skip the usual dillydally: the Fast and Furious franchise is a miracle of modern science. It began with a what is widely considered a Point Break knockoff, discarded star Vin Diesel for the sequel, discarded everybody else and moved to Tokyo for the third film, reunited its original cast in the fourth film, went nuts and went globe trotting in the fifth film, … Continue reading List: Ranking the ‘Fast and Furious’ Franchise

Review: The Chainsmokers’ ‘Memories… Do Not Open’

By Madyson McGill Admittedly, when I think about not opening memories, the first thing that comes to mind is not the new Chainsmokers album, Memories Do Not Open. However, the title does make one ponder what memories they don’t want to open back up. In my personal experience, I can think of a few. I won’t bore you with by sharing these, because this isn’t … Continue reading Review: The Chainsmokers’ ‘Memories… Do Not Open’

Opinion: My Thoughts on Netflix’s ’13 Reasons Why’

By Logan Sowash (Note: This article contains spoilers for 13 Reasons Why) After hearing thought after thought from my friends about Netflix’s new series 13 Reasons Why, I decided to throw my opinions into the ring because: A) I really, REALLY enjoyed it (like “God, this is SO GOOD” enjoyed it). B) It has A LOT of controversy revolving around it, and C) I prefer talking … Continue reading Opinion: My Thoughts on Netflix’s ’13 Reasons Why’

Netflix Pick: ‘Kubo and the Two Strings’

By Louie Wieseman That was a lovely surprise. Laika Entertainment hits a home run yet again. Kubo and the Two Strings is the fourth feature film from Laika, and while it’s not their top grossing hit, it is their top rated film so far. Other films from the studio include Coraline, Paranorman, and The Boxtrolls. This film is the directorial debut for Travis Knight and features … Continue reading Netflix Pick: ‘Kubo and the Two Strings’

Opinion: What Makes ‘Freaks and Geeks’ So Special

By Quentin Basnaw A high school student sits with his girlfriend on the football stadium bleachers. He’s shifting nervously. She’s holding his hands, worried. ASHLEY: You seem so distant these days, Brad. Is it something I did? ‘Cause if there is, I want you to tell me. BRAD: Ashley, it’s just… ASHLEY: I’m willing to work through whatever it is we need to work through. … Continue reading Opinion: What Makes ‘Freaks and Geeks’ So Special