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2019 in Music: Already Better Than 2018

Joe Kottke, Editor-in-Chief

February 27, 2019

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    I Heard It in a Past Life is Maggie Rogers’ dreamy folk-pop debut album. In this day and age, it’s near impossible to emerge in pop music with a unique and distinct sound. Rogers did this with a beautiful collu...

Unexpected and Disappointing Results at the Oscars

Sam Lavely, Sports Editor

February 27, 2019

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  Oscars season has come and gone. One of my favorite times of the year; I have always loved filling out a ballot and predicting which films will win in their respective categories. This year, I decided to take a different...

Live! From Skid Row

Cole Seager, Junior Film Reviewer

January 25, 2018

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Over the past few months, a group of 21 freshmen and sophomore students led by theatre program director Sonia Gerber, have been hard at work bringing an updated vision of the classic 80s musical Little Shop of Horrors to the h...

Movies of the Month

Kai Christiansen, A&E Editor

January 25, 2018

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  Paul Thomas Anderson, arguably one of the best filmmakers of our time, has delivered a thoughtful, expertly crafted piece of cinema. If you ask me, there is no other filmmaker who can turn out a product where practically...

Mary Poppins Receives Spotlight Recognition

Scott Larsen, Staff Writer

December 20, 2017

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This year’s fall musical, Mary Poppins, received numerous top honors from Spotlight Education, which is a Hennepin Theatre Trust program that evaluates high school productions of musicals. The honors Mary Poppins received were ...

Music of 2017

Joe Kottke, Editor-in-Chief

December 20, 2017

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  The 2017 music industry thrived with new faces, and some well known artists dominating the charts yet again. Taylor Swift’s highly anticipated “Reputation” became the best selling album of the year according to Rolling...

Movies of 2017

Kai Christansen, A&E Editor

December 20, 2017

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  Good Time tells the story of Connie (played by Robert Pattinson in his best performance), who must spend an entire night looking for bail money in order to keep his mentally challenged brother from going to prison after...

James Bond Film Reviews

Connor Tyszka, Guest Writer

June 2, 2017

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The first James Bond movie, Dr. No was released 55 years ago in 1962. Since that time, many actors have played the iconic MI6 agent. This is a look at those actors and, in my opinion, their best performance in a Bond movie. Sean...

Logan movie review

Kai Christiansen, A&E Editor

March 15, 2017

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Logan is the most recent Marvel movie and the final movie with Hugh Jackman and Patrick Stewart as the Wolverine and Professor X. The film follows the Wolverine as he is forced to look after a new mutant child and bring h...

Get Out movie review

Kai Christiansen, A&E Editor

March 15, 2017

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Get Out is the writing and directorial debut of Jordan Peele and stars Daniel Kaluuya, Bradley Whitford and Catherine Keener. The film is satire on current racial issues in the disguise of a dark, horror comedy. As much a...

John Wick Chapter 2 review

Kai Christiansen, A&E Editor

March 2, 2017

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John Wick Chapter 2 is the sequel to 2014’s sleeper hit John Wick, and this movie is just as good, if not better. The film follows John Wick, played by Keanu Reeves, as he is plunged back into the hitman underworld and soon find...

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