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Album Review: Pierce the Veil’s “Misadventures”

Kendolyn Davis, Staff Writer

October 25, 2016

This past spring, the punk rock band Pierce The Veil treated their fans with their new album, "Misadventures." As their fourth released album, "Misadventures" was nothing short of the level of grandeur and lyrical mastery expected...

The Quest for the Best Taco: Taco District

Zsyrii Ennis, Staff Writer

October 13, 2016

Just 4 minutes away from the Woodrow Wilson bridge in Alexandria, Virginia, Taco District is easy to spot when driving down South Washington Street. It’s a small brick building with “Taco District” written in big black letters...

Book Review: Another Brooklyn

Nora Stewart, Co-Editor-in-Chief

September 22, 2016

"This is memory." This is the thread that runs throughout Another Brooklyn, National Book Award-winner Jacqueline Woodson's first adult book in 20 years, published last month to considerable critical acclaim. It is the oft-repe...

Young Thug Shakes Gender Norms With New Album Cover

Ratrell Ray, Staff Writer & Cartoonist

September 13, 2016

  Young Thug, an Atlanta hip-hop artist, recently released a new album on August 25 titled No, My Name is Jeffrey. Notable Songs such as “Kanye West”, “Wyclef Jean”, “Floyd Mayweather”, and “Harambe”,...

Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice

Max Beavers, Staff Writer

May 10, 2016

After seeing Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice in theaters, I walked away with one thought in mind: That could have been worse. Critics have been pretty hard on the film, seeming to criticize it for its darker tone and executi...

Sony to Drop Dr. Luke? (Follow Up: Free Kesha)

Max Beavers, Staff Writer

April 27, 2016

After a wave of negative backlash following Kesha’s court case against her producer Dr. Luke, rumors have leaked recently stating Sony will drop Dr. Luke a year before his contract is to expire. When Sony reportedly sided with...

The Ultimate Storm

Jack Brittan-Powell, Opinion Editor

April 12, 2016

On Feb. 9, Bandai Namco Entertainment released the sixth installment and fourth main title in the acclaimed fighting game series Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 4, which brought the video game series to a close as it en...

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