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‘Beautiful Boy’ characterization absent, visuals prominent

‘Beautiful Boy’ characterization absent, visuals prominent

Sheridan Arnold, Staff Writer

January 14, 2019


Filed under Reviews

“Beautiful Boy” is a movie that focuses on the relationship between Nic and David Sheff. It was recently released by Amazon’s production studio in December 2018 and is based on a novel of the same title written by the real Nic and David Sheff. Set in California, audiences observe beautiful b...

Are online streaming services hurting traditional television and radio?

Are online streaming services hurting traditional television and radio?

Jessica McKinley, Staff Writer

October 15, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Looking at all the different online streaming options in today’s world makes people wonder if they are hurting traditional radio and television. The vast majority of college students have an Amazon Prime account to order books and anything else they might need for their dorms or classes. I br...

You’ve got a chum in ‘The Tick’

You’ve got a chum in ‘The Tick’

Gavin Gaddis, Opinion Editor

August 29, 2017


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‘The Tick’ is one of the most satisfying attempts a show has made at poking holes in superhero tropes in recent memory. We follow the day-to-day issues of Arthur Everest (Griffin Newman), an awkward man with a heart of gold and an obsession with The Terror. The Terror being the biggest, baddest super...

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