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’

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’

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

Opinion: Speak Low If You Speak Love is a Hidden Gem

By Caroline Meister This week, I’d thought I would try out something new in which I discuss a musician or a band that I feel doesn’t get enough recognition. Speak Low If You Speak Love is an outfit created by Ryan Scott Graham. If his name sounds familiar to you, it’s because Speak Low is his side project. He plays bass and sings backing vocals … Continue reading Opinion: Speak Low If You Speak Love is a Hidden Gem

Opinion: “Just Hold On” single

By Caroline Meister Until last Saturday, the only member of One Direction to release a solo track was Niall Horan (“This Town”). Louis Tomlinson changed that by premiering his brand new track, “Just Hold On,” with legendary DJ Steve Aoki. After listening to the song a few times, I will admit that it’s catchy, mostly thanks to the backing track created by Aoki. I think … Continue reading Opinion: “Just Hold On” single

Opinion: The Lasting Influence of Parks and Recreation

By Caroline Meister Parks and Recreation is a television comedy loved by many, myself included. Although the show, headlined by comic Amy Poehler, went off the air in February of 2015, the show is on Netflix, which is where I stumbled upon it after finishing The Office for the hundredth time. Not soon after that, I noticed quotes from the show, and even blatant references to its … Continue reading Opinion: The Lasting Influence of Parks and Recreation

Opinion: The Chainsmokers

By Madyson McGill The Chainsmokers have come a long way since their breakout hit “Selfie,” back in 2014.  Right now, they couldn’t get closer to the No. 1 spot on the Billboard Hot 100 chart as their hit song “Closer,” featuring alternative-pop princess Halsey, is already there and has been for six weeks. Their other hit song “Don’t Let Me Down” is also up there … Continue reading Opinion: The Chainsmokers