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Social Cues Gets the Message

Social Cues Gets the Message

Alexander Yagoda, Opinion Editor

May 7, 2019


Filed under Music Reviews, Reviews

Album: “Social Cues” Artist: Cage the Elephant Genre: Alternative Rock Release Date: April 19, 2019 Our Rating: A Cage the Elephant is back in business baby! After a Grammy-winning half-flop with their 2015 album "Tell Me I'm Pretty," CTE has busted back onto the music scene with an album that is,...

Avengers: Endgame – A Global Cinematic Phenomenon

Avengers: Endgame – A Global Cinematic Phenomenon

Daniel Toll and Alexander Yagoda

April 28, 2019


Filed under Movie & TV Reviews, Reviews

Release Date: April 26, 2019 Directors: Joe and Anthony Russo Starring: Robert Downey Jr. (Iron Man), Chris Evans (Captain America), Mark Ruffalo (Hulk), Chris Hemsworth (Thor), Scarlett Johansson (Black Widow), Jeremy Renner (Hawkeye) Our Rating: A+ "Part of the journey is the end". For the A...

Pioneering Culinary Creations: Pop-Tarts

Pioneering Culinary Creations: Pop-Tarts

Natalia Rodriguez and Alexander Yagoda

April 4, 2019


Filed under Humorous Commentary, Opinion, Top Stories

Pop-Tarts have long held an uncontested niche in American snack and breakfast markets as the sole toaster pastry to have stood the test of time. Why Pop-Tarts, specifically, though? Toaster Strudels have been considered just as good in some respects, but no one would recognize it in a lineup. This is...

Google Stadia: A Game Changer?

Google Stadia: A Game Changer?

Alexander Yagoda, Opinion Editor

April 3, 2019


Filed under Domestic Affairs, Opinion

In its short but rich history, Google has always been the first and best at what it does. Be it browsers or search engines, the tech giant has always been a step ahead with a superior product. However, with the recent explosion of video gaming as a commercial enterprise, including an expected one billion dollars in the esports industry over the next year, many companies not usually associated with gaming have tried jumping on t...

The 61st GRAMMY Awards: A Review

The 61st GRAMMY Awards: A Review

Alexander Yagoda, Opinion Editor

February 14, 2019


Filed under Movie & TV Reviews, Music Reviews, Reviews

In an age when reaction videos and the media constantly call out other media sources for doing such a great job of distributing news, reviewing the culmination of critical reviews of musical content is well within the boundary of reputable modern journalism. That being said, the way each category will be ...

Glass: a Split in Quality

Glass: a Split in Quality

Alexander Yagoda, Opinion Editor

January 28, 2019


Filed under Movie & TV Reviews, Reviews

Release Date: January 18, 2019 Director: M. Night Shyamalan Starring: James McAvoy (Kevin Wendell Crumb [among others]), Anya Taylor-Joy (Casey Cooke), Bruce Willis (David Dunn), Sarah Paulson (Ellie Staple), Samuel L. Jackson (Elijah Price) Our Rating: C- If M. Night Shyamalan could be descr...

Very Nice: Vice

Very Nice: Vice

Alexander Yagoda, Opinion Editor

January 14, 2019


Filed under Movie & TV Reviews, Reviews

Release Date: Dec. 25, 2018 Director: Adam McKay Starring: Christian Bale (Dick Cheney), Sam Rockwell (George W. Bush), Steve Carell (Donald Rumsfeld), Amy Adams (Lynne Cheney) Our Rating: A When it comes to explaining complicated things to people who don't understand them, Adam McKay, director of "Vice," m...

Super Smash Bros: The Ultimate Iteration

Super Smash Bros: The Ultimate Iteration

Alexander Yagoda, Opinion Editor

December 28, 2018


Filed under Reviews, Technology & Game Reviews

Title: Super Smash Bros: Ultimate Genre: Fighting, Action, Platforming ESRB: E 10+ Developer: Nintendo Platforms: Nintendo Switch Release Date: December 7, 2018 Our Rating: A+ Well, Reggie, you did it again. A masterpiece. Truly the best version of Smash that has come out, "Ultimate" brings togethe...

Long NASA to the Moon

Long NASA to the Moon

Alexander Yagoda, Opinion Editor

November 24, 2018


Filed under Domestic Affairs, Opinion

United States President Donald Trump has made it no secret that his administration has a great admiration for advanced levels of space technology, as best seen in the announcement of the "Space Force," the new upcoming branch of the U.S. Military aimed at patrolling and controlling- you guessed it- space,...

Seats of Gables

Seats of Gables

Daniela Parra Del Riego and Alexander Yagoda

November 19, 2018


Filed under Miscellaneous, Reviews

High school: a time of self-discovery, fun times, and a lot of sitting. In the midst of it all, we do not spend much time thinking about the places we spend most of our time in: chairs. Without us realizing it, these chairs have heavily influenced our opinion of every location on our campus. From the...

Pumpkin Spice Makes Everything Nice

Pumpkin Spice Makes Everything Nice

Natalia Rodriguez, Reviews Editor

November 12, 2018


Filed under Humorous Commentary, Opinion, Top Stories

America has long been known for its rich cultural history built upon years and years of tradition and values. While several traditions are considered to be unique to the American people, the true heart and soul of America's cultural heritage occurs in the fall: the Thanksgiving holiday, but more importantly,...

How to Walk Right

How to Walk Right

Alexander Yagoda, Opinion Editor

October 30, 2018


Filed under Humorous Commentary, Opinion

Getting around school can be tough. So tough, in fact, that people walk all over the place, trying to take the shortest route to their destination. Instead of this silly willy-nilly approach to traversing the school, how about something better? Take these words with a grain of salt if you wish, but the...

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