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Bird’s the Word: Yardbird

Bird’s the Word: Yardbird

Natalia Rodriguez, Reviews Editor

May 21, 2018


Filed under Reviews, The Place To Be

Our Rating: A+ As a self-proclaimed Southern food enthusiast, I am always open to trying any restaurant that claims to serve "good Southern food." Thus, I was more than happy to visit Yardbird Southern Table & Bar. Yardbird boasts many locations across both the United States and overseas; the...

Is This America?

Is This America?

Jesse Zambrano, Staff Writer

May 10, 2018


Filed under Miscellaneous, Reviews, Top Stories

Our Rating: A On May 6, Donald Glover, whose stage name is Childish Gambino, released "This is America" while hosting "Saturday Night Live." The music video, directed by Hiro Murai (a frequent contributor to Gambino's show "Atlanta"), showcases some of the daily struggles that black Americans face,...

Malone’s beerbongs & bentleys

Malone’s beerbongs & bentleys

Adriana Meijaard, Staff Writer

May 6, 2018


Filed under Music Reviews, Reviews, Top Stories

Our Rating: A The wait is over. Just last Friday, April 27, "Beerbongs & Bentleys" was released and broke Spotify records on the very same day. Two years after his album "Stoney" came out, Post Malone continues to dominate the Billboard Music Charts with his hit songs "Rockstar," featuring 21 ...

Avengers: Infinity War

Avengers: Infinity War

Alexander Yagoda, Staff Writer

May 2, 2018


Filed under Movie & TV Reviews, Reviews

Release Date: April 27, 2018 Director: Anthony Russo and Joe Russo Starring: Robert Downey Jr. (Iron Man), Chris Hemsworth (Thor), Mark Ruffalo (The Hulk), Chris Evans (Captain America), Scarlett Johansson (Black Widow), Don Cheadle (War Machine), Benedict Cucumberbatch (Doctor Strange), Josh Bro...

Isle of Dogs

Isle of Dogs

Alexander Yagoda, Staff Writer

May 1, 2018


Filed under Movie & TV Reviews, Reviews

Release Date: March 23, 2018 Director: Wes Anderson Starring: Bryan Cranston (Chief), Koyu Rankin (Atari), Edward Norton (Rex), Bob Balaban (King), Bill Murray (Boss), Jeff Goldblum (Duke) MPAA Rating: PG-13 Our Rating: A+ "Isle of Dogs" is, of course, a Wes Anderson movie. However, unlike all o...

Fall In Love With These Romcoms

Fall In Love With These Romcoms

Adriana Meijaard, Staff Writer

April 28, 2018


Filed under Movie & TV Reviews, Reviews

Romcoms, or romantic comedies, are usually stories about cute situations in which two people fall in love, almost always in unrealistic scenarios. They give hopeless romantics hope, and everyone else a smile. Here are some of the most famous and well-loved light-hearted romcoms to watch. "10 ...

J. Cole’s KOD

J. Cole’s KOD

Emily Simon, Features & Student Life Editor

April 27, 2018


Filed under Music Reviews, Reviews

Our Rating: A J. Cole's album, released April 20, was one of much anticipation. This album was released only a year after his previous 4 Your Eyez Only and continued the artist's track record of releasing featureless works that never fail to meet expectations. Truly unraveling J. Cole's thoughts on tod...

Samsung Galaxy S9: Spectacularly Sucky

Samsung Galaxy S9: Spectacularly Sucky

Daymara Fernandez, Staff Writer

April 20, 2018


Filed under Reviews, Technology & Game Reviews

Starting Price: $800 Colors: Midnight Black, Lilac Purple, Coral Blue Carriers: AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile, Cricket, Sprint, Metro PCS Our Rating: D+ In the past, it was possible to argue that Samsung had kept their integrity, but that can no longer be said for the company. The new Samsung Galax...

Love, Simon: This Year’s Must-Watch Film

Love, Simon: This Year’s Must-Watch Film

Miguel Lemus, Staff Writer

April 18, 2018


Filed under Movie & TV Reviews, Reviews

Release Date: March 16, 2018 Director: Greg Berlani Starring: Nick Robinson (Simon Spier), Josh Duhamel (Jack Spier), Jennifer Garner (Emily Spier), Katherine Langford (Leah Burke) Our Rating: A++ MPAA Rating: PG-13 Throughout history, there has been a lack of LGBTQ+ representa...

It Just Makes Sense: Juicense

It Just Makes Sense: Juicense

Natalia Rodriguez, Reviews Editor

April 13, 2018


Filed under Reviews, The Place To Be

Our Rating: A With the increasing popularity of "clean eating", juice bars have been popping up at almost every corner. Seeing as Miami is a city that wholeheartedly embraces every new or popular food trend, it only makes sense that the city is already home to a plethora of juice bars. Among the...

Sherlock Gnomes: Why?

Sherlock Gnomes: Why?

Alexander Yagoda, Staff Writer

April 4, 2018


Filed under Movie & TV Reviews, Reviews

Release Date: March 23, 2018 Director: John Stevenson Starring: Johnny Depp (Sherlock Gnomes), Chiwetel Ejiofor (Dr. Watson), Emily Blunt (Juliet), James McAvoy (Gnomeo) MPAA Rating: PG Our Rating: F-- There are many movies that are fantastically funny, moving, touching or just, in som...

The Best Animation of Our Nation

The Best Animation of Our Nation

Daymara Fernandez, Staff Writer

March 26, 2018


Filed under Movie & TV Reviews, Reviews, Top Stories

Archer Release Date: September 17, 2009 Number of Seasons: 8 Created By: Adam Reed Starring: H. Jon Benjamin (Sterling Archer), Aisha Tyler (Lana Tane), Jessica Walker (Malory Archer), Chris Parnell (Cyril Figgis), Judy Greer (Cheryl Tunt), Amber Nash (Pam Poovey), Lucky Yates (Dr. Kreiger) MPAA Rating: R Our Rating: A+ I...

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