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Thrift stores lack inclusivity

By | Apr 20, 2022

Lack of diverse sizing in thrift stores point to a larger issue in the fashion industry.


Review: Latest Pixar film is heartfelt and quirky

By | Mar 24, 2022

Pixar’s lates movie “Turning Red” addresses heavy topics with ease, discussing shame, generational trauma and puberty.


Column: Cartoons serve all age groups

By | Mar 10, 2022

Watching cartoons should not have an age requirement and are meant to be enjoyed by everyone.


Column: It’s time to ditch cringe culture

By | Feb 10, 2022

If you interact with the internet in any way, you’ve probably stumbled upon the terms cringe, cringy, cringe culture, or something similar.


Mini movie reviews for December 2021-January 2022

Avery Alexander, Senior Writer  
“Sing 2”
5/5 Stars 
“Sing” was one of the most pleasant surprises from Illumination Studios since “Despicable Me.” Fortunately, “Sing 2” proves to be just as charming as its predecessor and preserves the franchise’s status as, perhaps, the most compelling Illumination franchise to date. 


Column: X-men franchise could lose their mystique

By | Dec 8, 2021

Liking movies is subjective, but when you look at the overall reception of some of these movies, it becomes clear that the X-Men series has struggled.


Review: “Encanto” enchants viewers with charming storytelling

By | Dec 6, 2021

With vibrant visuals, smooth animation and progressive storytelling, “Encanto” is as visually marvelous as all of Disney’s films to date.


Column: Timothée Chalamet and Zendaya are the latest “it” celebrities

By | Nov 3, 2021

Timothée Chalamet is the latest “it” guy, an obsession that Hollywood has with making one person the beauty standard for the time.


Review: Video game excellently balances whimsy with fear

By | Oct 5, 2021

Toby Fox’s latest video game “Deltarune: Chapter 2” was a surprise drop, but offers a special balance of whimsy and fear.


Column: Despite fatigue, Cinderella story continues being told

By | Sep 30, 2021

With hundreds of different versions of the story having been told, Cinderella remains one of the culturally relevant fairy tales in history.


Review: Latest Cinderella remake royally drops the ball

By | Sep 15, 2021

The 2021 remake of “Cinderella” is far from the beloved fairytale that audiences have grown to love.


Column: The sexist culture of gaming

By | Sep 1, 2021

There is a very thin line between actual constructive criticism and just being a jerk.