A &E

“The Punisher” Kills the Competition

The eagerly awaited newest addition to the Netflix superhero catalog, “The Punisher,” released on Nov. 17 to rave reviews. “The Punisher” is the latest in the “Defenders” series on Netflix, however it is a spin-off, with little to do with the likes of “Iron Fist,” “Jessica Jones,” “Luke Cage,” and “Daredevil.” “The Punisher” is an… Continue reading “The Punisher” Kills the Competition

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The “Call of Duty” Series Returns to its Roots

On Nov. 3 the newest game in the “Call of Duty” franchise, “Call of Duty: WWII” (World War Two) released. Developed by Sledgehammer Games and published by Activision, “Call of Duty: WWII” is a first-person shooter game taking place during the war in the 1940s. “Call of Duty: WWII” is the second “Call of Duty”… Continue reading The “Call of Duty” Series Returns to its Roots

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“Star Wars: Battlefront II” Receives Backlash Ahead of Launch

What happens when one combines a first-person shooter, third-person shooter, and “Star Wars?” Gamers get “Star Wars: Battlefront,” a series where one can participate in first-person as a stormtrooper or rebellion grunt, or also in third-person as a prominent character such as Darth Vader, Luke Skywalker, or Han Solo. The newest addition to this series,… Continue reading “Star Wars: Battlefront II” Receives Backlash Ahead of Launch

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The Rise of Bangtan

Many remember PSY’s “Gangnam Style,” or even know about Big Bang, a widely popular K-Pop band. Slowly over the years, K-Pop has been emerging in the Western world, and it seems that this time, it is here to stay. Bangtan Sonyeondan, formally known as BTS, first came on the scene on June 13, 2013, with… Continue reading The Rise of Bangtan

National News

Marriage Equality: Australia Votes YES!

  On Nov. 15, Australia announced that the majority of voters voted "yes" for a change in the law to allow same-sex marriage. For decades, different communities have fought for what they believe in, having to fight to be heard due to inequality, including the LGBTQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning) community. Recently, the community… Continue reading Marriage Equality: Australia Votes YES!

Sports

Best Fantasy Football Performances Week 11

Week 11 is all over in the NFL, and while many of the games weren't too exciting, there is plenty to talk about regarding fantasy football. There were a lot of high scoring matchups and 14 players who gave owners at least 20 fantasy points. So out of those great players from this past week,… Continue reading Best Fantasy Football Performances Week 11

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The 2017 American Music Awards

The 45th annual American Music Awards was hosted by the sassy, intelligent actress, Tracee Ellis Ross at the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles, California on Nov. 19. Many talented artists assembled yearly for the event to enjoy the achievements of themselves and their peers and the 16 versatile performances of the night. These fantastic artists… Continue reading The 2017 American Music Awards