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When Cinematic Universes Collide

By Ethan Sapienza, Film Editor

April 7, 2016


Filed under Uncategorized

In fear of streaming services like Netflix cutting into theater attendance, Hollywood has turned to repetitive franchises and intertwining cinematic universes to keep moviegoers coming.

Marvel’s diversity revolution

By Carter Glace, Staff Writer

October 22, 2015


Filed under Arts, Entertainment, Misc.

Marvel takes steps towards a more diverse cast of characters.

On the Wire: Global

On the Wire: Global

February 25, 2014


Filed under News

Sydney Hospitality Minister George Souris announced that patrons of bars and nightclubs will be allowed to buy four drinks each night before the 3 a.m. alcohol curfew begins. Madrid Following a string of evictions in 2012, hundreds of thousands of vacated homes have recently sparked a black ...

More comic book, graphic novel adaptations come to television

More comic book, graphic novel adaptations come to television

February 19, 2014


Filed under Arts

With the CW’s “Arrow” renewed for a third season and AMC’s “The Walking Dead” in the middle of its most popular season yet, it looks like comic book adaptations are here to stay on the small screen. Networks like ABC and NBC have also turned to graphic novels as sources of inspiration in hope...

Media coverage of D.C. shooting distracts from policy reform

Media coverage of D.C. shooting distracts from policy reform

September 17, 2013


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

Yesterday’s horrific events at the Washington Navy Yard join a long list of mass shootings that have occurred in the past few years. In the nine months since the Sandy Hook shooting, more than 24,000 people have died from gun-related incidents. There is a double standard in the reporting of gun violence. Journalists are hesitant to discuss reforms. The words “gun control” are rarely mentioned for fear of appearing insensitive by introducing an early political analysis of a tragedy, but ...