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Way’s roots show in debut album

By Brynna Hollins, Staff Writer

December 18, 2014

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Former My Chemical Romance frontman Gerard Way has come a long way since the band’s departure in 2013. His debut solo album “Hesitant Alien” — which some are describing as pulp, Brit-pop or indie rock — incorporates...

The ‘Mockingjay’ has arrived

By Andrew Waldman

December 2, 2014

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“Ms. Everdeen, it’s the things we love the most that destroy us.” ­— President Snow Fans of “The Hunger Games” rejoiced in late November as the third installment in the film series, “Mockingjay, Part 1,” hit...

‘Moonrise Kingdom’ provides look at young love

By Katie Bauer

November 21, 2014

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Wes Anderson’s “Moonrise Kingdom” is a cute, quirky look at young love. With an all-star cast, combined with bright young actors, it’s hard not to fall for this eccentric flick. “Moonrise Kingdom” takes you through...

Games for the Modest Player

Persephone Means

November 19, 2014

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Island Experiment Genre: Casual Price: FREE Review: If you like quick gameplay and a good time-passing app, Island Experiment may be for you. You and your friends are conducting illegal experiments on an island and must...

Skyrim Builds with ‘Elder Scrolls’

By Abigail Allen

November 19, 2014

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Game Reviewed: “The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim” (Bethesda Softworks, 2011) Platforms: PC, Xbox 360, and PlayStation 3 Cost: $20 The objective of Skyrim is to battle dragons, although there are many other types of monsters...

Finals time demands real focus

May 6, 2014

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It’s that time again. With finals and the end of the school year approaching, here are some tips for getting through it all. Having trouble focusing? Grab a bag of gummy bears and your study material. Place one gummy bear at...

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