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PAYING IT FORWARD

Wednesday, April 20th, 2016

If you were not aware, April is National Volunteer Month. However, at a micro-level, while it just passed April 16, National volunteer week, which is hosted by the Point of Light foundation, is observed every third week of April. Canada also holds observes volunteer week in conjunction with the US…
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Coachella Brings the Heat To California Desert

Wednesday, April 20th, 2016

It’s time to bust out your flower crowns! Coachella Valley Music and Arts festival kicked off this past Friday and many musicians, as well as celebrities were all in attendance. There were even some big surprise appearances that nobody saw coming. Let’s recap what happened during the first weekend of…
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END OF SEMESTER BLUES

Thursday, April 14th, 2016

I will admit that it took some teeth pulling to start this article. I have been in somewhat of a rut, and it comforts me to know that I am likely not the only one. That end of semester lull is a tried and true rite observed every year. It…
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Goodbye…For Now?

Thursday, April 14th, 2016

The end of an era has finally come to a close. American Idol aired its series finale last Thursday and it was definitely one for the books. The night was full of surprises, tears, and a shocking conclusion. Let’s take a look at some of the memorable moments from the…
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Batman v. Superman Review

Thursday, April 14th, 2016

There is a certain satisfaction to be found within the title bout of Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice. There’s also a great deal of satisfaction to be found throughout the rest of the movie and yet those scenes seem to happen in equal measure with scenes that – for…
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Hardcore Henry: Worst of the Year so Far

Thursday, April 14th, 2016

There’s no burying the lead: I think Hardcore Henry is one of the most unwatchable movies I’ve ever seen. It is both in a physical sense and in an artistic sense. If you’ve seen the advertisements then you know that Hardcore Henry is essentially a filmic version of a first-person…
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SPRING MOVIE PREVIEW

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016

March 25 Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice: Directed by Zack Snyder (300), BvS is set two years after the events of the critically divisive Man of Steel (2013). This superhero movie is pretty much what it’s title implies; two of the most iconic super heroes in pop culture come…
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Big Things Coming To Universal Theme Parks

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016

Last week, Universal Studios announced a few new additions to both Universal Studios Hollywood and Universal Orlando in Florida. Universal Studios Hollywood will get a year-round The Walking Dead attraction and Universal Orlando will get a Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory inspired restaurant. Both upcoming attractions have sent fans…
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Animal Kingdom Speaks to Human Condition

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016

Grade: B+ Now in its 3rd week, Disney’s Zootopia has managed to out push out Allegiant, the third installment in the Divergent series, in U.S box office sales. Coming in at  $29.1 million, this is a low for the dystopian young adult franchise in terms of opening weekend gains. It…
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About a Burger

Wednesday, March 16th, 2016

Rejoice Bob’s Burger fans far and wide, while you may not be able to visit the greasy hole in the wall itself, the creators of the show have toiled away to bring the outlandish recipes to your kitchen. T he Bob’s Burger Book: Real Recipes for Joke Burgers by Loren…
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