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Fans are dying for Game of Thrones

Story by Andy Fialko, Entertainment Editor

November 1, 2017

Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

In the seven seasons since Game of Thrones premiered on HBO in 2011, there has been one consistency: a lot of people die. In the seven seasons since Game of Thrones premiered on HBO in 2011, there has been one consistency: a...

Sheeran’s new album deserves undivided attention

Story by Noor Hannosh, Editor in Chief

March 27, 2017

Filed under Entertainment

After a year long social media hiatus, music artist Ed Sheeran made a dramatic chart-topping return with the release of his new album, Divide. Sheeran delighted fans when he tweeted a cryptic blue rectangle and changing his...

East Meck Putting on ‘The Wiz’

Story by Cole Johnson, Staff Writer

January 30, 2017

Filed under Community, Entertainment, News

Last year, the Eagles lost their blues and cut Footloose. This year, they should prepare to ease on down the road with the East Meck performance of The Wiz. The Wiz will run from February 23rd to the 25th. It is directed b...

TV (or not TV): Luke Cage series a dream for comic book fans

Story by Andy Fialko, Staff Writer

October 17, 2016

Filed under Blogs, Entertainment

It’s been a couple weeks since the release of Netflix’s latest original series, Luke Cage, and if you haven’t seen it already, you’re missing out. The newest addition to the Marvel Cinematic Universe brings the return...

K-pop’s popularity growing in America

Story by Elizabeth Coyotl-Pacio, Staff Writer

March 12, 2016

Filed under Entertainment

Biccnaneun geosdeureun manha/ Geu ane jinjjareul bwabwa/ Call me baby call me baby To most, these words seem like gibberish, but K-pop fans, know that these are lyrics to EXO’s song, Call Me Baby. EXO is one of the most pop...

After all this time, fans bewitched by Harry Potter

Story by Layna Hong, Staff Writer

March 6, 2016

Filed under Entertainment, Student Life

Despite Harry Potter having grown from the title of “the boy who lived” into an adult, his loyal fans haven’t grown up at heart. They have been eager for new content, and their waiting will finally pay off next year. ...

Student band “Vint” vent feelings through music

Story by Julia Pharr, Staff Writer

March 1, 2016

Filed under Entertainment, Student Life

Everyone reacts differently when they get angry. Some people may punch walls, some may take it out on others, and a few write music. The student run, hard rock band Vint, which was started by juniors: Colin Read and Reggie...