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Mockingjay Review

Gabriela Gable, Staff Writer

December 3, 2015

Filed under Entertainment

Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, and Liam Hemsworth are back in the final installment of The Hunger Games series, Mockingjay Part 2, came out November 27. While it was one of the highest grossing movies that weekend, it had the...

AM by Arctic Monkeys Album Review

Sara Metzger, Assistant Web Editor

December 2, 2015

Filed under Entertainment

Once a garage band in the city of Sheffield, England, Arctic Monkeys have risen from a peculiarly titled group of British teens to a globally chart-topping phenomenon. From their humble beginnings in 2002, to their latest album...

Early Holiday Story

Kristina Pratt, Staff Writer

December 2, 2015

Filed under Entertainment

In an attempt to make a few extra thousand dollars, stores rely on the excitement and merriment of everyday, innocent citizens, as well as their gift-giving and receiving natures. Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cy...

Motion City Soundtrack Concert Review

Kristina Pratt, Staff Writer

December 2, 2015

Filed under Entertainment

The neon purples and reds flashing from the marquee on the Pageant can be seen far down the streets of Delmar Boulevard in downtown St. Louis on Nov. 14. The bright colored hair and baggy t-shirted young adults of the area began ...

Deweys Pizza Review

November 13, 2015

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Dewey’s Pizza is a pizza chain that was established in the Cincinnati area and now operates a total of 21 stores, six of which, are located in the St.Louis area. The restaurant is open seven days a week, however, on Sundays it ...

Oblivion by Kelly Creagh Review

October 9, 2015

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In Kelly Creagh’s final installment of the Nevermore trilogy, Oblivion, we enter back into the dark world of Edgar Allen Poe’s imagination where our heroes Varen and Isobel have endured the very worst. With both the previous novels ending with...

Mac Miller Review: GO:OD Album

October 2, 2015

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“GO:OD AM,” the newest album by Mac Miller, includes a variety of rap songs such as slower beats and fast paced vocals. With its clever song titles and tongue twisting lyrics, the album definitely doesn’t fall short of origina...

Black Mass Review: The Cold- Blooded Side of Johnny Depp Returns

September 28, 2015

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Released the same weekend that marked the 25th anniversary of Goodfellas, director Scott Cooper’s Black Mass provides a chilling look into the notorious mobster Jimmy “Whitey” Bulger’s rise to power, and, ultimately, ...

Alessia Cara Review

September 25, 2015

Filed under Entertainment

There’s at least one of them at every party or social gathering: the wallflower. The one dragged there by their friends or by their own desire to unglue themselves from the TV. The one who stands in the corner or sits on the ed...

Life in Color Review

September 24, 2015

Filed under Entertainment

Paint-soaked and adrenalized, a massive crowd of human canvases counts down the seconds approaching the inevitable, the colorful, the “Big Bang”. Although doused in a chemical substance may not appear to be the ideal way of ...

Video Music Awards Review

September 17, 2015

Filed under Entertainment

The expectations were high for Miley Cyrus and the difficult task of hosting the MTV Video Music Awards. Over five million people tuned in to watch her trump around the stage in skimpy outfits and tell drug jokes. After the cont...

Beauty Behind the Madness: The Weeknd Review

September 17, 2015

Filed under Entertainment

Holding the projected first and second spots on Billboard’s Top 100 Songs for the week of Sept. 26, The Weeknd released yet another chart-topping album, Beauty Behind the Madness, Aug. 28. The album topped Billboard 200, with the mos...

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