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The Missing L in LGBTQ

The Missing L in LGBTQ

Daisy Finefrock

May 1, 2019


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

History changing right in front of our eyes. This last decade has been notable for LGBTQ+ rights and representation. However, this change has not extended for all queer people. A lot has changed since 1997 when actress and comedian, Ellen Degeneres, came out to the world in the most public forum: on cab...

Binge-Worthy Netflix Series

Binge-Worthy Netflix Series

January 30, 2015


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

“Freaks and Geeks”: See James Franco, Jason Segel, Linda Cardellini and Busy Phillips as young high school juniors. The freaks run McKinley high in 1980s set to some cool tunes. It is a short single-seasoner so it’s a good quick cultural investment.   “Orange Is The New Black”: A show about...

New Shows Slide in with a Slam

New Shows Slide in with a Slam

October 30, 2014


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Television content has been rapidly improving over the past few years with shows like “Breaking Bad,” “The Walking Dead” and “Orange is the New Black.” The result is an onslaught of new content premiering this fall. Shows like “The Red Band Society” and “Gotham” are a part of the...

The Newest Trend: Binge Television Watching

The Newest Trend: Binge Television Watching

December 4, 2013


Filed under Feature

It’s the newest trend. All your friends are doing it. Some say it’s hazardous to your health, but you don’t care. It feels good. No matter how hard you try, you just can’t stop hitting that “Play Next Episode” button. Television binging is quite addicting to us millennials, those born betwe...

One Person’s Crazy Is Another’s Reality TV

November 4, 2013


Filed under Profile, Uncategorized

Junior Carter Thicke will be starring in a new reality TV show called “Unusually Thicke.” The unscripted, sitcom-meets-reality show is based on the life and times within the star-studded Thicke residence in Santa Barbara. Carter calls the show, “ ‘Modern Family,’ except with real people ...

Dexter: A Charming Serial Killer Who Kills Serial Killers

Dexter: A Charming Serial Killer Who Kills Serial Killers

December 12, 2011


Filed under Featured Blog, Reviews

“….but it’s always there, this Dark Passenger. And when he’s driving, I feel alive, half sick with the thrill of complete wrongness. I don’t fight him, I don’t want to. He’s all I’ve got…” – Dexter Morgan   “Dexter,” a show that first premiered in 2007, is a brillian...

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