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Will Smith as the Genie makes me blue

Will Smith as the Genie makes me blue

February 11, 2019

The trailer for Disney’s upcoming live-action Aladdin remake premiered during Sunday’s Grammys ceremony. The trailer gave us breathtaking glimpses of the kingdom of Agrabah, the Cave of Wonders an...

Black musicians deserve proper recognition at the Grammys

Black musicians deserve proper recognition at the Grammys

February 10, 2019

Over the past 60 years, the Grammys have only awarded 10 Black musicians with the coveted Album of the Year trophy. Many Black artists have taken note of this fact and decided not to attend the ceremony this...

‘The Ted Bundy Tapes’ provide an in-depth look at the serial killer sensation

‘The Ted Bundy Tapes’ provide an in-depth look at the serial killer sensation

February 4, 2019

Netflix has recently acquired the rights to “Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile,” a film about the life and crimes of Ted Bundy. The film was acquired by the streaming service for $9 millio...

Why can’t we just have fun at the movies?

Why can’t we just have fun at the movies?

December 12, 2018

While critics are often known for being harsh in their reviews, audiences are becoming worse when it comes to the quality of a film, which raises the question: What’s wrong with just having a good t...

The one with the $100 million deal

The one with the $100 million deal

December 11, 2018

It’s no secret that Netflix is not the only streaming service out there, but how many different services does this world really need? The internet and I freaked out when Netflix announced that they ...

Column: More than just a semester abroad

Column: More than just a semester abroad

December 6, 2018

Wollongong is a beautiful city. Stretching along the East coast of Australia, just south of Sydney, it has amazing beaches, nightlife, café culture and a thriving local art and music scene. I go to school...

Grab your AirPods, it’s time to listen to podcasts

Grab your AirPods, it’s time to listen to podcasts

December 5, 2018

Music, movies, television and Youtube. These forms of entertainment have had their run in the media industry — but now it’s time for the era of podcasts to shine. Podcasts are convenient. You can listen as y...

Column: My battle with depression

Column: My battle with depression

November 26, 2018

I remember sitting in my small and dark room that I shared with my younger sister listening to The Smiths’ hit-song, “Asleep.” It had been playing on repeat for so long I had lost count of how ma...