The Mueller report: where are we now?

By Staff Writer Sawyer Pollit. The Mueller report has been dominating the political news cycle since it has been released. It’s a topic that can be difficult to follow and even more difficult to come to a solid conclusion on. A brief summary of the situation is that Mueller and his team submitted a 300 plus page report to attorney general William Barr. This report, … Continue reading The Mueller report: where are we now?

Nipsey Hussle’s death and the community’s response

By Staff Writer Seth Tamarkin. April’s 1st of this year began on a somber note upon news that rapper and community legend Nipsey Hussle had been shot to death the night before. What made this death particularly shocking was that Nipsey was shot right in front of his The Marathon clothing store in southern L.A., the same area the L.A. rapper vowed to transform into … Continue reading Nipsey Hussle’s death and the community’s response

New theatre company leadership starts on right foot

By Arts & Entertainment Editor Alex Kerravala. 20 Cent Fiction, one of the two on campus theatre companies, was one of the several clubs on campus to participate in Relay for life. With the 4 group members there all day and the several others who visited at some point throughout the day, the Theatre Company was able to raise $847 dollars for Relay for Life, … Continue reading New theatre company leadership starts on right foot

Wolfenstein: Youngblood endures sexism over new female leads

By Staff Writer Zach Lunghi. ID software and company are back with their newest installment to the World War II inspired video game series Wolfenstein. However, the politically-rooted video game’s release didn’t come without controversy. Following its announcement at the E3 gaming convention, many long time fans of the game took to Reddit forums and Youtube comment sections alike to express their discontent with the … Continue reading Wolfenstein: Youngblood endures sexism over new female leads

Titanic Rising: psychedelia meets sadcore

By Staff Writer Sawyer Pollit. American singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Weyes Blood released her fourth full length album Titanic Rising this past week. This forty-two-minute album offers a dreamy, atmospheric experience that is a treat to the ears. Weyes Blood possesses a captivating and hauntingly beautiful voice. I was immediately drawn in by her vocals and was genuinely engrossed in the music. Her voice is reminiscent … Continue reading Titanic Rising: psychedelia meets sadcore

Us subtly tells a history of American racism through background imagery

By Staff Writer James Mellen III. (Major Spoilers for the Jordan Peele film Us ahead) Most of the theories that surround Us have been in relation to classism or to the twist ending, but this is still a Jordan Peele film and there has been a complete lack analysis on the subtle allusions to American racism throughout the film. Numeric symbolism is obviously present throughout … Continue reading Us subtly tells a history of American racism through background imagery

Game of Thrones hid Iron Thrones around the world for you to find

By Staff Writer Ben Pfeffer. You could have sat on the Iron Throne. Well… one of the six Iron Thrones placed around the world. HBO’s widely popular series Game of Thrones is premiering its final season of the show on April 14th. It’s catch-up time for those of you that are behind and remind yourself what happened time for the others. To promote the release of … Continue reading Game of Thrones hid Iron Thrones around the world for you to find