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Top 5 Disney Movies That Were Criticized For Being Racist

Top 5 Disney Movies That Were Criticized For Being Racist

Erin K., Editor

December 13, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

  By: Erin K.   The Walt Disney Company is an American mass media and entertainment corporation that has produced thousands of films and movies. However, some of the older films were considered racist because of its scenes. Here are the top 5 Disney movies that were criticized for...

21st Century on the Block

21st Century on the Block

Karis C., Co- editor

December 12, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Rupert Murdoch, owner of 21st Century Fox, is very serious about selling his company and he has a couple of popular suitors on his list. Comcast, Verizon, and Disney have approached 21st Century Fox about acquiring most of the company, sources familiar with the collaboration told on CNN Thursday. Thi...

Most Expensive Art Pieces in The World

Most Expensive Art Pieces in The World

William S., Reporter

December 12, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Paintings made by famous and master artists are very expensive and considered a luxury by many in the world today. Many paintings are sold for millions of dollars. Here are the most expensive art pieces in order of least to most. Jackson Pollock’s painting “Number 17A” was sold for $200 million in Sep...

History of Coldplay

History of Coldplay

Tanner Y., Reporter

December 11, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

There are many great bands in the world, but not many come close to Coldplay. This British rock band was formed on the grounds of a college in London, and consists of Chris Martin (lead singer and pianist), Guy Berryman (bassist), Jonny Buckland (lead guitarist), and Will Champion (percussionist). They ...

Be More Chill Summary

Be More Chill Summary

Lauren Y., Editor

November 30, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Be More Chill began as a novel published in 2004 by author Ned Vizzini. In 2015, the book had its own musical adaptation made with music and lyrics by Joe Iconis and its own original cast, featuring Will Connolly (Jeremy), Stephanie Hsu (Christine), George Salazar (Michael), and Eric William Morris ...

Stars Whose Plastic Surgery Went Wrong

Stars Whose Plastic Surgery Went Wrong

Jewlyssa M., Assistant Editor

November 28, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

When stars want a face lift or a new look, they often turn to plastic surgery. Plastic surgery is a form of cosmetic surgery. It is done to enhance the appearance of one’s body, but when plastic surgeries go wrong, the effects are disastrous. Donatella Versace, younger sister of Gianni Versace a well known...

Once Upon a Time Might be Cancelled

Once Upon a Time Might be Cancelled

Tori P., Editor

November 28, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Now on its 7th Season, Once Upon a Time might not have a Season 8. This adventurous TV show has become a huge hit and has gotten quite a massive fandom. When Season 6 finished, the producers of Once Upon a Time started filming Season 7,  and many viewers were devastated that not all the original cast ...

How Horror Movies are Taking Over Hollywood

How Horror Movies are Taking Over Hollywood

Angie M., Editor

November 28, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

The genre of horror has been around for awhile now. From subtle and disturbing ideas to downright terror, horror films are bound to get one’s heart racing. While it be from fear or excitement, or both, most viewers enjoy watching horror films for the thrill more than the actual storyline. Today, ho...

Review for Happy Death Day

Review for Happy Death Day

 Brooklyn M., Reporter

November 7, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

 Happy Death Day is a new scary movie that came out on Friday the 13th 2017. This movie was filmed on the campus of Loyola University in New Orleans, Louisiana. The director of this horror film is Christopher B. Landon, the writer of this film is Scott Lobdell, and the producer is Jason Blum. This m...

Only the Brave: The True Story

Only the Brave: The True Story

Aaron K., Reporter

November 7, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Released on October 14, 2017, Only the Brave showcases the life of Brendan McDonough and the real life tragedy of the Yarnell Hill fire. Alongside 19 other brave men, Brendan risked his life fighting fires in Prescott, Arizona, in an elite force named the Granite Mountain Hotshots. Brendan had a rough...

Billboard Magazine won’t add YouTube views into its album charts

Billboard Magazine won’t add YouTube views into its album charts

Krista K., Reporter

November 7, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

On October 19, Billboard Magazine announced that starting next year they would start to give YouTube streams less value on the album charts. The Billboard Magazine decided to make this change because before, they gave equal weight to paid streams and free streams in the music charts. For example, musi...

The cast of Friends: Where are they now?

The cast of Friends: Where are they now?

Zachary W., Reporter

October 25, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

On September 22, 1994, over 20 years ago, television history was made. The official pilot airing for the sitcom Friends released and from the get go had millions of viewers hooked. The show followed the everyday lives of six friends, Monica, Rachel, Phoebe, Ross, Chandler, and Joey. Throughout the ten ye...

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