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A Tale As Old As Time

A Tale As Old As Time

Weronika Raczek, Digital News Editor

March 17, 2017


Filed under A Fangirl's World

Lately Disney seems to be pumping out live action remakes of their classics over the last few years. The latest of the live action films that is set to be released March 17, is a tale as old as time, Beauty and the Beast. It also happens to be one of my favorites. Some brows were raised when a clip f...

Oscars Envelope Reads Wrong

Oscars Envelope Reads Wrong

Abigail Smith, Staff Writer

March 6, 2017


Filed under Is Anyone Else Barefoot?

PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) accountants must have been in La La Land last Sunday. Death threats have forced the PwC accountants that were responsible for the Best Picture fiasco, to get bodyguards according to reports. A historical moment was made in the 89 years of the Academy Awards, when the wrong ...

The Sex Talk I Wish I Had

The Sex Talk I Wish I Had

Alejandra Naranjo, Staff Writer

March 4, 2017


Filed under Let's Talk...

I’ve been blessed with parents that understand that the world changes and the way they we're raised is not necessarily the best parenting approach in this day and age.  They’re both pretty open and would go the extra mile to expose me to situations other parents would never dare to let...

Stand Up, Girl

Stand Up, Girl

Abigail Smith, Staff Writer

February 28, 2017


Filed under Is Anyone Else Barefoot?

As women continue to burst through the glass ceiling in forms of progress, things are not necessarily getting easier. We are making grand strides, yet some are crumbling before they can get even close for reasons beyond their control. More women have entered the workforce, and their vulnerability...

Why We Need Planned Parenthood

Why We Need Planned Parenthood

Alejandra Naranjo, Staff Writer

February 25, 2017


Filed under Let's Talk...

As human’s discovered many years ago, sex is pleasurable and not restricted for the sole purpose of reproduction. Everyone is entitled to sexual autonomy, whether that means waiting until marriage to have sex and having only one sexual partner in their lifetime, having multiple sex partners and casual...

The 2017 Brit Awards: The 1975 Winning British Band to their Hack on their Performance

The 2017 Brit Awards: The 1975 Winning British Band to their Hack on their Performance

Britney Hoobraj, Staff Writer

February 23, 2017


Filed under Diaries Of A City Girl

The 1975 being who they are always stand out. It may be the words that come out of Matty’s mouth, their choice of clothing, or even the way they wear their makeup. Either way, one always has something to say about the band. On the night of, February 22, it was the annual Brit Awards where the British...

Rewatching White Collar for Another Time

Rewatching White Collar for Another Time

Britney Hoobraj, Staff Writer

February 23, 2017


Filed under Diaries Of A City Girl

Neal Caffery, Peter and Elizabeth Burke, June Ellington, Mozzie, Diana, and Jones make up what the show, White Collar is. White Collar is about a con man, Neal Caffery (who is played by Matt Bomer), works for the FBI under Peter Burke's custody. I never watched the show from the beginning on the ...

All You Need is “Love” – New Single from Lana Del Rey Tells Us

All You Need is “Love” – New Single from Lana Del Rey Tells Us

Nora-Grayce Orosz, Staff Writer

February 20, 2017


Filed under Concerts & Carbs

Lana Del Rey's new music video is literally out of this world.

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Open Nose, Open Mind

Open Nose, Open Mind

Abigail Smith, Staff Writer

February 18, 2017


Filed under Is Anyone Else Barefoot?

A taste of Tea Tree? A tang of Ylang Ylang? A bouquet of Bergamot? There’s no telling which essential oils smell the best, it’s just what your mind, body and soul prefer. If you’re reading this, hopefully you haven’t seen the funny youtube video mocking the use of essential oils. Ar...

Will PewDiePie Come Back From His Small Mistake?

Will PewDiePie Come Back From His Small Mistake?

Britney Hoobraj, Staff Writer

February 15, 2017


Filed under Diaries Of A City Girl

Anyone that is subscribed to PewDiePie on YouTube knows that he loves making jokes and plays video games as the content he posts. For those that do not know who PewDiePie is, his real name is Felix Kjellberg. PewDiePie, one can say is the face for YouTube seeing that he has the most subscribers with...

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