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ReVIEWS FROM THE 6: Opposing reVIEWS of Drake’s long awaited album

ReVIEWS FROM THE 6: Opposing reVIEWS of Drake’s long awaited album

May 5, 2016


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  If you count  “If You’re Reading This It's Too Late” and “What a Time To be Alive” as impromptu mixtapes, the release of Canadian singer/rapper Drake’s latest album “Views” last Thursday stands as his first studio album since the release of “Nothing was the Same” over two and a ...

Burger bracket: segment 1 Red Coat

April 20, 2016


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By Beth Coyle, Brendan Cauvel both '16 and Emma Andreasen '17 | Staff Writers and Multimedia Editor Everyone claims they know where the best burger in Detroit is, and with Burger Bracket, we’re going to find out. Over the next few weeks we (Brendan Cauvel ‘16, Beth Coyle ‘16, and Emma Andre...

“Mind of Mine” by ZAYN makes strong critical, underwhelming listener debut

“Mind of Mine” by ZAYN makes strong critical, underwhelming listener debut

April 18, 2016


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By Hailey Murphy '16 and Sydney Stann '17 | Staff Writers Zayn Malik announced his departure from One Direction on March 25 of 2015. Exactly one year later he released his first solo album, “Mind of Mine,” under his new alias, ZAYN. Just 4 months after leaving the band to pursue a more normal l...

How to plan a party

April 15, 2016


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2016: The year of the superhero movies

2016: The year of the superhero movies

March 11, 2016


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By Zoe Jackson '16 | Page Editor Nerds, fans and casual moviegoers can all agree that 2016 is a great time to be alive. Superhero movies are gaining more respect in Hollywood, with films about our favorite heros bringing both crowds and cash to the industry. I cannot wait to see what else this yea...

“The X-Files” revamp worthy of preceding cult-classic era

“The X-Files” revamp worthy of preceding cult-classic era

March 7, 2016


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By Brendan Cauvel '16 | Copy Editor For those who haven’t heard of or seen “The X-Files,” I can’t say I blame you. To many, it sits as just another science fiction show from the ‘90. Those who have seen it, however,  know that it's one of the most successful, entertaining, and longest runn...

The 1975 debut second album with renewed zeal

The 1975 debut second album with renewed zeal

March 2, 2016


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By Liz Bigham '18 | Page Editor It’s been 910 days since The 1975 released its debut album. Now the Manchester-based group is back with its sophomore album ludicrously titled “I like it when you sleep, for you are so beautiful yet so unaware of it”. The album, released Feb. 26, is a whopping ...

Behind the art with Jen Toenjes

March 2, 2016


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Mr. Blue Devil pageant tonight to benefit The Empowerment Plan

Mr. Blue Devil pageant tonight to benefit The Empowerment Plan

February 10, 2016


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By Will Muawad '17 | Staff Writer Tonight is Student Association’s Mr. Blue Devil event, a male “beauty” pageant. All proceeds goes to The Empowerment Plan. “It is an all boys pageant that pokes fun at beauty pageants,” Mr. Blue Devil event committee chair, Hannah Connors ’16 said. It ...

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