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“Ratched” Flops With Critics, But Flies High With Audiences

“Ratched” Flops With Critics, But Flies High With Audiences

Audrey Hall, Arts and Culture Editor

October 14, 2020

On September 18, 2020, Netflix released an original series titled Ratched, starring Sarah Paulson. The series was written as a prequel to the cult classic film One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest, focusing specifically on the head nurse at the mental hospital, Mildred Ratchet. The show aims to give some insight t...

The Success of “After Hours”

The Success of

Abhinaya Gopinath, Staff

October 14, 2020

On March 20 2020, After Hours came out as Canadian singer The Weeknd’s latest album, it has been quite a hit since. The day before its release, it broke the record for the most global pre-adds for an album in Apple Music history, and after the album’s first week, all 14 songs were charted on the U...

“Mulan” Boycott Raises Questions Regarding the Politics of the Film

“Mulan” Boycott Raises Questions Regarding the Politics of the Film

Audrey Hall,, Arts and Culture

October 13, 2020

Immediately following the release of Disney’s reboot of the classic from 1998, Mulan, a hashtag titled #BoycottMulan has been trending across Twitter, Reddit, and most other social media platforms. The film was released on September 4, 2020, with the promise of being not only more accurate to the origi...

A Reemergence in Drive-In Movies, the Culprit: Coronavirus

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Anja Cieslewicz, News Editor

October 8, 2020

Drive-in theaters have been in decline for the past forty years; that all changed, however, with the outbreak of the pandemic in the United States. Drive-in theaters offer a safe, socially-distanced way for people to see movies. After five months of closures, indoor movie theaters have started to reopen,...

Co-creator of Pop Culture Phenomenon Scooby Doo Dies at 87

New York Times

Anja Cieslewicz, News Editor

September 28, 2020

On August 26, 2020, co-creator of Scooby Doo, Joe Ruby, passed away in his home at the age of 87. Scooby Doo, co-created by Joe Ruby and Ken Spears, first aired in 1969 on CBS and has continued to entertain viewers for the past fifty years. Ruby will be remembered as a pioneer of pop culture. Ruby, born in 1933,...

Death of Chadwick Boseman Shocks World

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Audrey Hall, Arts and Culture Editor

September 28, 2020

On August 28, 2020, Chadwick Boseman passed away due to colon cancer at age 43. The famous actor, most well-known for playing King T’Challa in the Marvel movie Black Panther, had been battling his cancer since 2016, and died in his Los Angeles home with his wife and family by his side. The world ...

The Happiest Place on Earth Turns Virtual

The Happiest Place on Earth Turns Virtual

Audrey Hall, Arts and Culture Editor

May 6, 2020

On March 12, Disneyland and Disney World theme parks closed their doors to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. This has caused tens of thousands of people to cancel their plans to attend the parks, and has simultaneously disappointed thousands of children who were excited to meet their favorite Disney...

Despite the Virus, There is Still Good in the World

Audrey Hall, Staff

May 6, 2020

With COVID-19 (commonly known as the Coronavirus) spreading around the world, causing an epidemic that’s forced people to stay indoors and away from people, it seems to be all that anyone can talk about. The virus is scary, and it’s caused changes in everyone’s lives, but that doesn’t mean that...

Talk Show Hosts Don’t Let COVID-19 Take Their Jobs

Talk Show Hosts Don’t Let COVID-19 Take Their Jobs

Audrey Hall, Arts and Culture Editor

May 6, 2020

COVID-19 has undoubtedly affected everyone’s lives across the entire planet. From small business owners to nurses, it seems as though most people have had to change their schedules to accommodate for the drastic changes brought on by the fast-spreading virus. One of the world’s primary sources for...

Graffiti Arts True Expression

Graffiti Arts True Expression

Brandt Hammer, Staff

May 6, 2020

Graffiti art is something that is all around the world and can be found basically everywhere from cities to just random walls. There are a lot of mixed opinions about graffiti art. Some think that it is messy and does not look good. Others think that street art is beautiful and makes walls and the environment...

Movies delayed due to COVID-19

Movies delayed due to COVID-19

Kendalee Nyrehn, Staff

May 6, 2020

The coronavirus has caused great devastation all over the world. It has begun to spread globally, cancelling school and events around the globe. Films and TV shows are being delayed due to this pandemic. Movie theaters have closed their doors, so what does that mean for the film industry? In the past...

Utah Local Performs On The Voice

London Venz, Staff

March 6, 2020

Season 18 of the voice premiered Monday February 24, the blind audition talent is already stacked says Billboard. Each coach wants what is best for their team and will do anything to get the perfect singer. During the premiere, longtime coach Blake Shelton, brought out a puppy to bribe a contestant....