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Fun Run 2 worth running out of storage

Fun Run 2 worth running out of storage

By Alex Harring, Staff Reporter

October 19, 2015


Filed under Apps, Reviews

3/5 Stars Not as fun of a run as the first one, Fun Run 2 recently released on the app store. It’s similar to the first, but the differences between the two range from hits to misses. The original game was victorious with its reviews: a hit with all ages with critics raving. Fun Run was very enjoyable so it...

Hearing Heathers: musical adaption doesn’t disappoint

Hearing Heathers: musical adaption doesn’t disappoint

By Alex Harring, Staff Reporter

October 17, 2015


Filed under Music, Reviews

Remember that movie about the group of elites? The one about Heather, Heather and Heather? It's back and better than ever as an off-Broadway musical. The story is definitely memorable and the soundtrack proves it. Heathers: The Musical features a wide range of songs. It’s full of diverse tunes ...

WILD

By Mora Downs, Managing Editor

October 12, 2015


Filed under Music, Reviews, Uncategorized

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Ryan Adams’ heartwrenching cover of 1989 adds depth to Taylor Swift

Ryan Adams’ heartwrenching cover of 1989 adds depth to Taylor Swift

By Jennifer Kusch, Managing Editor

October 11, 2015


Filed under Music, Reviews

Is that Bruce Springsteen? Angus and Julia Stone? And why do those lyrics sound so familiar? It couldn’t be Taylor Swift. Or is it? Ryan Adams, former frontman of the alternative country group Whiskeytown, released a cover album of Taylor Swift’s multi-platinum album 1989, which dropped in...

Best Time Ever

Best Time Ever

By Caitlin Bush, Assistant Editor

October 5, 2015


Filed under Reviews, TV Shows

Formerly known for his role as Barney Stinson in How I Met Your Mother, Neil Patrick Harris has become the host of his own “legendary” live talk show, Best Time Ever. He hosts this live variety show along with co-host Nicole Scherzinger. Best Time Ever has been deemed an After Show show. Each wee...

Vocaloids Playlist

Vocaloids Playlist

By Addison Toutant, Staff Reporter

September 30, 2015


Filed under Music, Reviews

WILD playlist

WILD playlist

By Mora Downs, Life Editor

September 22, 2015


Filed under Music, Reviews

pWant to hear the album that was reviewed in this week's issue? Check out the Spotify playlist below. https://open.spotify.com/user/22xaqz3fy2l2kzc7gb3whtveq/playlist/3B6w3b1jQ8ZMg5NLLYUVix  

Sims 4: Get to work

Sims 4: Get to work

By Allison Lackner and Caitlin Bush, Assitant Editors

May 15, 2015


Filed under Reviews, Video Games

With the debut of the new expansion pack “Get to Work,” the Sims 4 game expands the horizons for Sims’ careers. In the game, jobs reflect reality: they can be enjoyable, yet stressful and time-consuming. The expansion pack comes with four new careers: detective, doctor, scientist and busine...

Marvel’s Daredevil

Marvel’s Daredevil

By Lauren Sexton, Assistant Editor

May 1, 2015


Filed under Reviews, TV Shows

Rating: 4 out of 5 The Marvel Cinematic Universe just got a little bit bigger. Similar to  acclaimed hits  Avengers, Agent Carter, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. and Guardians of the Galaxy. Released mid-April on Netflix, Daredevil is the most thrilling, exciting and goriest show that the Marvel Cinem...

Gracetown- San Cisco

Gracetown- San Cisco

By Haley Reid, Senior Assistant Editor

April 26, 2015


Filed under Music, Reviews

Rating: Three and a half out of 5 stars The band San Cisco has a vibe that has been sending indie pop junkies to a far away hipster beach party since 2009. The Australian quartet dropped its sophomore album on March 6. Gracetown offers an airy, summer vibe that’s repetitive in today’s altern...

Wattpad

Wattpad

By Katelynn Mulder, Intern

April 17, 2015


Filed under Apps, Reviews

Fanfictions, original stories, short stories and more is what the app Wattpad has to offer where users can download, read and write as many works as they wish.This app lets the reader find hundreds of different books from multiple genres such as teen fiction, fantasy and adventure to poetry, romance and...

Flinch review

By Alex Harring

April 2, 2015


Filed under Apps, Reviews

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