Opinion: The top 10 albums of 2017

Jeffery Petrone Staff Writer   What can a lowly record reviewer do when not looking for the cure to Peter Laughner’s acute pancreatitis? The answer is simple: make end-of-year lists. Before we begin, I want to address something: Both Kendrick Lamar and Tyler,...

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Review: ‘My Friend Dahmer’ is worth seeing

Samantha Fabbricatore Entertainment Editor   High school movies and television shows these days all include one thing: an awkward learning period. “My Friend Dahmer” has this as well, except when the main character graduates, he does not throw his cap to the wind...

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Review: ‘Genesis: Paradise Lost’ makes a case for Biblical creation

James Neidhardt News Editor   Nov. 13 saw the release of “Genesis: Paradise Lost,” a unique film depicting the account of creation as recorded in the Bible in Genesis 1. The film defends the biblical creation paradigm in science, challenging Darwinian evolution. The...

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Review: Margo Price stuns with second album

Jeffrey Petrone Staff Writer   In 2016, almost out of nowhere, an unknown country singer named Margo Price released her first album. Now, in 2017, Price has returned with her second effort, “All American Made.” The album finds the singer getting political, but still...

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Review: 50 years later, Ochs’ ‘Pleasures of the Harbor’ is worth a second look

Jeffrey Petrone Staff Writer   Though folk singer Phil Ochs only lived to the age of 35, he was one of the greatest singer-songwriters of the 1960s. His manic optimism reached its peak in 1967 with the release of his third studio album...

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Opinion: In less than a year, Trump has set back the United States

Sydney Corio Staff Writer   As the year is coming to a close, America approaches the end of its newly-elected president’s first year in office. Overall, different presidents perform different acts to boost America forward while in office. Therefore, it is very...

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Review: ‘Lotta Sea Lice’ has a wonderful groove

Jeffery Petrone Staff Writer   In “Lotta Sea Lice,” connection is key, though brevity is in somewhat short supply. On their first collaborative effort, indie darlings Kurt Vile and Courtney Barnett play together in a way that most bands should. Both are masters...

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Review: ‘Turtles All The Way Down’ was worth the wait

Christina Rego Contributor   When popular novelist John Green announced in September 2016 that he might never write another book, readers everywhere were in shock, especially since many of his fans had been waiting more than five years for the follow-up to...

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Review: ‘All the Crooked Saints’ book is refreshing

Casey Spencer Contributor   When going about daily life, most people want some sort of miracle to happen all the time. Some go to extreme measures to find a miracle; they go on grand adventures and leave no stone unturned to find...

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Review: Fourth season of ‘Bojack Horseman’ is worth a watch

Jeffery Petrone Contributor   “Bojack Horseman” is a show like no other and in its fourth season, remains one of Netflix’s crowned jewels. The show continues to grow in its emotional depth and even manages to add a few new characters in...

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