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Demi Lovato’s “Simply Complicated” Is Simply A Must See

Demi Lovato’s “Simply Complicated” Is Simply A Must See

Nicole Acosta, Staff Writer

October 22, 2017


Filed under Nic's Notables

Demi Lovato reveals it all from drug addiction to recording her new album in new YouTube Original Documentary "Simply Complicated."

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Niall Horan’s Flicker: An Artist Growing in Confidence

Niall Horan’s Flicker: An Artist Growing in Confidence

Matt Reich, Staff Writer

October 22, 2017


Filed under Matt Says It

“Oh, my my, you just took me by surprise,” the lyric goes on “Seeing Blind.” Niall Horan’s duet with country singer, Maren Morris, on the Irish singer’s debut album Flicker. The lyric summing up how I didn't feel about One Direction’s “hiatus” in the style of Destiny’s Child and NSYNC,...

Cardi B: From Stripper to Chart Topping Artist

Cardi B: From Stripper to Chart Topping Artist

Chelsea Renay, Staff Writer

October 19, 2017


Filed under The Cultural Wildchild

She's not a regular degular girl from the Bronx anymore... but she is about this shmoney!

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Mechanized WWE

Mechanized WWE

October 19, 2017


Filed under The Weekly Rage, Top Columns

You know the one thing that doesn’t need a script? A giant robot death match. Nobody needs a back story just to see two mech's punch each other for a couple of hours. If you look at some of the shows that dealt with robotic combat, “Robot Wars” and “BattleBots” they understand what people...

Diwali: The Festival of Lights

Diwali: The Festival of Lights

Britney Hoobraj, Associate Editor

October 18, 2017


Filed under Diaries Of A City Girl, Top Columns

As Diwali or the Festival of Lights rolls around, in a Hindu household, means major cleaning time and time to fast. This holiday is not only celebrated amongst Hindu's but Sikh's, Jains, and some Buddhist people. Diwali is considered to be our New Year. It is a five day festival; however, my family only...

Confessions of an Introverted Extrovert

Confessions of an Introverted Extrovert

Chelsea Renay, Staff Writer

October 18, 2017


Filed under The Cultural Wildchild

No, I'm not staring at you... I've just had a bunch of conversations with you in my head. Does that sound crazy?

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#MeToo

#MeToo

Weronika Raczek

October 17, 2017


Filed under A Fangirl's World

From a young age we’re taught, just say no. When you feel uncomfortable to tell someone. When you feel unsafe to get out as quickly as you can. When something bad happens to tell someone. But when the time comes, a higher authority overpowers us. We are told to not say anything. We’re told to...

Meritocracy Doesn’t Apply Here

Meritocracy Doesn’t Apply Here

Jess Brandt, Sports Editor

October 17, 2017


Filed under The Joke's On Jess

Its 2017… aren’t we past unequal rights between men and women? Guess not when it comes to the United States Soccer Federation. As young athletes, our dream is to play professionally in the sport that we love. For the most part, playing professionally provides a stable income. Unfortunately, this...

Late Night Needs More Diversity

Late Night Needs More Diversity

Matt Reich, Staff Writer

October 13, 2017


Filed under Matt Says It

Jimmy Fallon said about his job as a late night host, “Politics is pop. Our job as comedians - especially me, as a late-night talk show, which is a broader audience - is to amplify what we think America is thinking.” Fallon is right to believe a job of late night is to give voice to what Americans...

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