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Put off midterm studying with these classic movies

Chelsea Sherlock, Movie Reviewer

February 5, 2014

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Columns & Reviews, The Current

Everyone has that one movie they insist every human being should watch, or at least every Radio-TV-Film student does. Those classic films touch the heart and soul and impact popular culture. "Citizen Kane," "Saving Private...

Despite a few standouts, Super Bowl ads disappoint

Rohan Nadkarni, Writer

February 5, 2014

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Columns & Reviews, The Current

Sunday’s Super Bowl not only lacked an exciting contest, but the commercial offerings also lagged behind what we’ve come to expect from America’s biggest game. Despite the disappointment, some ads still stood out from...

The Rundown: Feb. 6

Mollie Cahillane, Blogger

February 5, 2014

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Lifestyle, Odds & Ends, The Current

Coca-Cola causes controversy and reveals bigots  Coke’s Super Bowl commercial featured numerous people singing “America the Beautiful” in languages other than English, igniting uproar on Twitter. Many people claimed i...

5 TV shows that never should have been canceled

Mollie Cahillane, Blogger

February 5, 2014

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Columns & Reviews, Movies, The Current, TV

Many cancellations are deserved. Many shows are still on the air that should have been ended a long time ago. Then there are the ones that died before their time. These are the shows with enormous cult followings, that are talked ...

Here we go again: Feb. 6

Erica Witte, Blogger

February 5, 2014

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Odds & Ends, Quotes, The Current

“MTV’s paying me today in ones, so we can all go to the strip club after this.” — Miley Cyrus after her performance on the network’s “Unplugged.” “Just ‘cause you chew it and swallow it and poop it out d...

Street Style: Inspirations to rock your everyday look

Kendall Siewert, Columnist

January 29, 2014

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Columns & Reviews, Fashion, The Current

Don’t get me wrong — I love a killer red carpet dress just as much as the next girl. But since we peasants do not always have fashionable black-tie events to attend, there’s always street style. Street style, otherwise...

The Rundown: Jan. 30

Mollie Cahillane, Blogger

January 29, 2014

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Odds & Ends, The Current

Diagon Alley coming to Harry Potter World this summer The Wizarding World of Harry Potter opened in 2010 to enormous success. Universal announced Thursday that approximately $400 million worth of renovations and expansions will o...