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It’s ‘So Obvious’ that Runner Runner’s new single is bland

October 8, 2010

By Marcus Hedenberg '11, Online Entertainment Editor [Rating: 2/5] Finding a way to emerge into the spotlight is a challenging prospect for bands, especially given the thread of unoriginality among the many copycats of the mainstream music industry. Artists who stand out from the rest prevail and those who don’t bring anything new to the table fail.  Is newly-formed band,...

Are video games art?

October 4, 2010

By Marcus Hedenberg '11, Online Entertainment Editor Defining art has been problematic for quite some time. Brilliant minds such as Aristotle have long tried to classify what art is, and many have failed. I guess a more appropriate question to ask is “Does anyone really care if video games are ...

Review: Linkin Park abandons the “Theory” and creates “A Thousand Suns”

September 29, 2010

By Marcus Hedenberg '11, Online Entertainment Editor [rating:3/5] It takes courage for a band to submit itself to change. Too often, artists in the music industry lean towards the safe route of doing what they know best – but not Linkin Park. For better or worse, Linkin Park deserves praise for its ...

A word from your entertainment editor

September 29, 2010

By Marcus Hedenberg '1 1, Online Entertainment Editor   Our world seems to find itself overwhelmed by entertainment. To some, it is a set of bright and flashing images on a giant flat screen. To others, it is merely a form of consumer goods to earn money. And then there are those who think of it as s...

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