Sunday, October 22, 2017

Latinx Misrepresentation in Media Demands Change

Illustration by Elena Griedel Growing up, I always found it strange that the Latina women on television were nothing like those around me. The few Latina characters I saw on television were loud, obnoxious women...

Unsuccessful Summer Box Office Reflects Absence of Quality

Halloween is a month and a half away, and it seems we are in the midst of a horror movie craze. Movies like It and Anabelle: Creation are not only receiving mass critical acclaim,...

A$AP MOB Flaunts Raw Musical Talent on Cozy Tapes: Vol 2

Cozy Tapes Vol. 2: Too Cozy, the second studio album by the American hip hop group A$AP Mob, was released on the 25th of August this year. Like it’s prequel, Cozy Tapes Vol 1:...

Horror Film “It” Isn’t Clowning Around

Coulrophobia is defined as an abnormal fear of clowns and if you suffer from it, present day entertainment must be rough for you. Clowns are everywhere nowadays, from clown sightings in suburban neighborhoods throughout...

Lil Uzi Sticks With SoundCloud Quality

With the release of “XO TOUR Lif3,” which received upwards of a hundred million streams on soundcloud, the hype of Luv is Rage 2 was through the roof. “XO TOUR Lif3” was a banger,...

Berkeley Rep Play Astounds Audiences

Berkeley Rep’s Ain’t Too Proud: The Life and Times of the Temptations, written by Dominique Morriseau and directed by Des McAnuff, is the kind of play that will break your heart and make you...

Atypical Represents Students With Autism

Obviously, audiences are accustomed to a complicated storyline. If you look at any of America’s favorite TV shows you’ll quickly notice that each character has complex motives, relationships, and personalities. That is to say...

Disappointing Death Note Fails to Live Up to the Original Anime

You have the power to stop all crime on the planet. Crime rates will drop and the world will be a utopia. The only problem is that you have to kill all of the...

New Wave of LGBT+ Artists Challenge Homophobia in Hip Hop

In 1979 when the Sugarhill Gang released their hit single “Rapper’s Delight,” a new powerhouse in the music industry was born. Though this wasn’t the first group to utilize rap in their music, this...

Kesha Returns with Rebranded Image in New Album Rainbow

After five years of silence, Kesha is back and stronger than ever. She’s dropped the ‘$’ and picked up a brand new style. Her long-awaited album is a startling change from her past music,...