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Fourth season of ‘This Is Us’ emotional, evolving *WARNING SPOILERS AHEAD

Fourth season of ‘This Is Us’ emotional, evolving *WARNING SPOILERS AHEAD

Anastasia Thumser ’22, Web Opinions Editor

November 9, 2019

Family is often the center of our universe, and the most chaotic part of our lives. Synonymous with unconditional love and support, reputable for being messy and complicated. With all its intricacies, family can be a difficult topic to encapsulate within a drama series; and yet, the fourth season of...

‘Joker’ Review: Send in the Clown

‘Joker’ Review: Send in the Clown

Adam Greenlee ’20

October 26, 2019

Drama/Thriller: movies designed to make you uncomfortable, a feeling that I do not exactly welcome into my life. When I’m sitting in my chair at a movie theater, I don’t enjoy being intentionally scared or in this case, thrilled. However, in April, the first trailer for “Joker” was released,...

Season two of “All American” starts off with a bang

Season two of “All American” starts off with a bang

Lucy Zuckerman ’22

October 22, 2019

Football, drama and romance all come together to create “All American,” a total touchdown in the entertainment industry. When the American TV show, “All American,” aired on CW and Netflix, in October of 2018, I was initially not interested in watching it. Sports shows are not what I usually...

“Thirteen Reasons Why” oversimplifies societal issues

“Thirteen Reasons Why” oversimplifies societal issues

Remy Teltser ’21

September 16, 2019

Netflix has finally released their long-anticipated season three of the original hit “Thirteen Reasons Why.” While the first season focused on Hannah Baker’s suicide, and the second followed her high school’s prosecution, when the third season aired on Aug. 23, the plot took a completely different...

James Charles controversy demonstrates problem with internet

James Charles controversy demonstrates problem with internet

Siri Kantor '20, Associate Managing Editor, and Maya Brodows '20

June 6, 2019

‘Riverdale’ returns with a problematic new season

‘Riverdale’ returns with a problematic new season

October 18, 2018

By Kevin Ludy '19 A teen framed for murder, high school crushes and a mysterious map are all tied together in a teen drama. Although these qualities sound intriguing, the new season of Riverdale doesn’t deliver as a binge-worthy series. Season three of Riverdale premiered on Oct. 10, marking...

“Love, Simon” is an important, unprecedented, engaging teen movie

“Love, Simon” is an important, unprecedented, engaging teen movie

April 8, 2018

By Kevin Ludy '19 After unintentionally seeing it twice in one week, I’m just going to get this out of the way: I really, honestly, loved this movie. The movie “Love, Simon” is truly groundbreaking and provides both entertainment and an emotional roller coaster, all bundled in an engaging tee...

“Molly’s Game”, the winter drama you’ve been waiting for

“Molly’s Game”, the winter drama you’ve been waiting for

January 16, 2018

By Matthew Engler '18 Directed by Aaron Sorkin, “Molly's Game” made its box office debut Jan 5. The movie is one of the better dramas of the winter. The biography, and true story, of Molly Bloom tells a narrative that is hard to believe could be true.   Aaron Sorkin is not new to d...

Tom Hanks continues to fly in “Sully”

Tom Hanks continues to fly in “Sully”

Jonathan Kaner, Sports Page Editor

October 6, 2016

When I was in the theater, I felt like I was sitting in the plane as it hit the ice-cold Hudson River. This feeling was one of many while watching “Sully.”   Clint Eastwood’s new movie, “Sully,” starring Tom Hanks, is a thriller about the US Airways flight 1542 that miraculously landed in the...

Grey’s Anatomy displays feminism in a whole new way

Grey’s Anatomy displays feminism in a whole new way

Alex Spadacenta, Assistant Business Manager

October 24, 2015

**SPOILER ALERT** “Grey's Anatomy,” Season 11, left viewers or fans with heavy hearts. With Derek dead, Meredith was left alone with three children, frustrated with her sister-in-law and holding a time consuming job. Fans were nervous for Season 12. In these last few episodes, people only saw...

Season Three of Orange is the New Black fades to gray

Season Three of Orange is the New Black fades to gray

Lulu Stracher, Opinions Editor

June 20, 2015

Over the first two seasons of “Orange is the New Black”, viewers have become gripped by the dramatic conflicts of the female inmates of the Litchfield Correctional Facility, a fictional federal women’s prison in upstate New York.  As the inmates grappled with issues both inside and outside the...

Students, parents weigh in on middle school STEM proposal

Students, parents weigh in on middle school STEM proposal

Ben Goldschlager, Web News Editor

November 26, 2013

This Monday, Nov. 25, the Board of Education [BOE] had planned on voting on expanding engineering in the middle schools via the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics program. But, after a meeting which more than 40 people attended and 16 spoke on the proposal, the board, in light of all the ...

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