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Free the Pimple: Puberty Chic Going Through Changes

Free the Pimple: Puberty Chic Going Through Changes

February 19, 2019

Being American and going through puberty is a unique tradition of ours. The depiction of high school life on screens big and small is perhaps an equally American tradition. But has America been crushing on puberty chic too hard?

Black Panther Will Win Best Picture

Black Panther Will Win Best Picture

February 19, 2019

It is also not an inconceivable notion that, after having so much controversy surrounding the Oscars’ fairness towards the race of nominees, it might just be a much-needed shot in the arm of the Academy if they let a film as black as “Black Panther” take home the biggest win of the night.

SATIRE  –  Voulez-Vous Change? : The Case for ABBA-narchy

SATIRE – Voulez-Vous Change? : The Case for ABBA-narchy

February 6, 2019

My proposition is simple: instead of letting Russia exert influence on our elections and our lawmakers, we should let Sweden take the reins.

Satire – Millennials are Ruining Award Shows

Satire – Millennials are Ruining Award Shows

January 23, 2019

If millennials have their way, award shows as we know it will cease to exist.

Victoria’s Secret, It’s Time to Make a Change

Victoria’s Secret, It’s Time to Make a Change

December 5, 2018

As I looked around at all the women my age calling themselves “fat” and “hideous,” I began to look at myself in that same light.

Halloween Retrospective: Why You Still Can’t Dress as “Mexican”

Halloween Retrospective: Why You Still Can’t Dress as “Mexican”

November 16, 2018

Chad, I hear you. But your freedom of expression does not supercede the right to dignity and respect for every American and their culture.

Celebrities Should Not Have Opinions

Celebrities Should Not Have Opinions

November 7, 2018

I’m sorry — the old, apolitical Taylor can’t come to the phone right now. Why? Oh, because she’s a Democrat.

Mac Miller’s Death Is Not Ariana Grande’s Fault

Mac Miller’s Death Is Not Ariana Grande’s Fault

September 26, 2018

On Sept. 7, 2018, famed American rapper Mac Miller was found dead in his San Fernando Valley home fr...

‘Crazy Rich’ Representation: Why Hollywood Casting Matters

‘Crazy Rich’ Representation: Why Hollywood Casting Matters

August 23, 2018

2018 has certainly been a year of social and political rebellion. From the public #MeToo/Time’s Up...

James Gunn Deserves Forgiveness

James Gunn Deserves Forgiveness

August 23, 2018

Imagine that you’re James Gunn. You’re a couple weeks away from your 52nd birthday, and you’re tak...

“Fortnite” is Here to Stay

“Fortnite” is Here to Stay

May 12, 2018

In 1993, video game developer id Software released “Doom” and revolutionized the gaming industry by introduc...

Support Artists, Buy Your Music

Support Artists, Buy Your Music

March 14, 2018

I am an artist. Like billions of other people around the globe, I derive great pleasure from expressing ...

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