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Eat, Pray, Slay Vampires

Eat, Pray, Slay Vampires

Stephen Lyons, Staff Writer

February 28, 2018


Filed under Retro Rewatch

There can be only one supernatural monster killer king in all of television, in this case the queen. The queen of the hill is Buffy the Vampire Slayer. The show ran for 7 seasons, from 97-03 across two different networks headed by future director of the Avengers, Joss Whedon. This award winning pro...

I Am Woman, Hear Me Roar

I Am Woman, Hear Me Roar

Liv Meier, Associate Editor

February 27, 2018


Filed under Blonde & Brains

In an attempt to get to know me better during (what I thought was) a casual conversation, one of the editors at my internship asked me, “Liv, what has been your biggest accomplishment in life so far?” And I was automatically speechless. My mind wandered but there wasn’t anything memorable that...

Gourmet Popcorn: A Large Bag Of Bad Ideas

Gourmet Popcorn: A Large Bag Of Bad Ideas

Mark McCarthy, Staff Writer

February 27, 2018


Filed under The Weekly Rage

Just because you slap the word “gourmet” onto something doesn’t mean that it becomes a good idea. Yes, I am aware that the definition of gourmet means “good food”, I’m an English major people, I know how to Google definitions. But to hell with that definition, it was created by snobby...

Your Get-Togethers Are Boring, Make Them Better

Your Get-Togethers Are Boring, Make Them Better

Kristin Millard, Impact Staff

February 26, 2018


Filed under Columnists, Moon Beam

Here are some tips to throw a party that doesn't suck.

Five Historical Periods That Need A New Film

Five Historical Periods That Need A New Film

Michael Dunnings, Staff Writer

February 24, 2018


Filed under Musings of Miska

If you’re like me; then you’re a history buff. If not, keep reading anyway. Every so often the history flick will become trendy and Hollywood will bestow us wannabe historians with a few films based somewhere in the annals of our chaotic history. However, they are usually limited to a period with...

So Close to Greatness, Yet Also So Far: A Review of Kingdom Come: Deliverance

So Close to Greatness, Yet Also So Far: A Review of Kingdom Come: Deliverance

Steven Keehner, Impact Staff

February 23, 2018


Filed under Tales of an American Redhead

Behind all the hype, criticism, and controversy, many gamers are left with one question: what really is Kingdom Come: Deliverance?

Being A College Senior Is More Stressful

Being A College Senior Is More Stressful

Sandra Romero, Staff Writer

February 23, 2018


Filed under itTrends

Everyone recalls their senior year of high school as fun and not a care in the world because I got accepted to college so what else is there to do? Four years later and I am a senior in college and two months away from graduation. Insane how time has passed by and how things will soon start to change...

Actions Speak Louder Than “Thoughts and Prayers”

Actions Speak Louder Than “Thoughts and Prayers”

Kristin Millard, Impact Staff

February 22, 2018


Filed under Moon Beam

With social media filled up with posts declaring "thoughts and prayers" is anyone actually taking action?

I Don’t Need an Umbrella and That is Okay

I Don’t Need an Umbrella and That is Okay

Matt Reich, Associate Editor

February 22, 2018


Filed under Matt Says It

Is this what these dating apps are for? Is this what I want? What am I doing?

Vote Dulce De Leche (Creamy Caramel) For Dum Dums Flavor 2018

Vote Dulce De Leche (Creamy Caramel) For Dum Dums Flavor 2018

Mark McCarthy, Staff Writer

February 19, 2018


Filed under The Weekly Rage

I, Mark Andrew McCarthy, Staff Writer for the Impact News and only person on earth with a brain, here by cast my endorsement for dulce de leche (creamy caramel) as a returning flavor to the Dum Dum lollipop brand. I also condemn pink lemonade, the flavor currently winning the voting gauntlet, on the...

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