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Accuracy • Independence • Integrity

April 20, 2018   |   Ithaca, NY

Review: Infantile, ineffective humor hurts Netflix original

By | Apr 4, 2018

With its unbearable humor and moronic lead characters, this vapid film deserves no acclaim or admiration.

Deja View: ‘Lego Ninjago’ and building the perfect Lego film

By | Sep 27, 2017

In the latest episode of Deja View Reviews Editor Jake Leary and Staff Writer Aidan Lentz talk about “The LEGO Ninjago Movie” and what the Lego franchise has left to offer.

Review: Marvel heroes soar in super team-up series

By | Aug 30, 2017

Comic book fans, casual and hardcore alike, should enjoy “The Defenders,” as it has the ingredients for a modern superhero story.

International Women’s Day: What is it and Why We Still Need it

By | Mar 8, 2016

Happy International Women’s Day!
Let’s talk about the importance of this day.

Ithaca College plans event to list racial climate action steps

By | Oct 26, 2015

Following rallies about the racial climate on campus, Ithaca College will hold an event titled “Addressing Community Action on Racism and Cultural Bias,” which aims to list possible actions about this issue that could be undertaken immediately.

Do humans cause climate change? Let’s vote.

By | Jan 23, 2015

Can you imagine what would happen if our representatives sat down to vote on whether homosexuals are born with their sexuality or if they choose it? Or what if there was a vote deciding that, despite hard numbers clearly demonstrating women are paid less than men for the same work, this was not actually the case?

Risky Business

By | Nov 16, 2014

My heart was pounding as I brushed the excess sand off the jar, and it wasn’t because I was risking trespass charges. It was because I knew there was a chance I was risking my life. Once I screwed the lid on, I frantically brushed my gloves off on my pant leg, and then did the best I could to shake the stuff off my pants. A little voice in my head told me that trying to decontaminate myself was futile, that if I had been smart I would have come here equipped with a mask. It could already be in my lungs.

America the Beautiful

By | Jun 20, 2014

Here lies Berenice Tompkins, dead from pollution from tar sands oil refineries like Suncor. She breathed the air and it killed her. What world are we living in where we have no clean air? Let Berenice’s death be a reminder to all of us of those who have been silenced, sickened, and killed by air pollution…

Review: Stylish spy adventure barely sneaks past tired plot

By | Jan 22, 2014

Action movie’s style can’t save it from a sloppy storyline.

Protest for Living Wage at Ithaca McDonald’s

By | Dec 6, 2013

Cornell University students and activists from the Tompkins County Workers’ Center were told to leave the McDonald’s located on Triphammer Road after holding a “flash mob” Dec. 5 to protest low worker wages.

Review: ‘Premium Rush’ crashes and burns

By | Aug 28, 2012

There is an expression that goes, “never bring a knife to a gunfight.” The same should be said for bicycles in car chases. Director David Koepp attempts to introduce bicycles chases as an alternative for traditional car chases in “Premium Rush.” The film ultimately lacks horsepower with its predictable cinematic elements, dull story and bland…