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Stranger Things S2 receives stellar reactions

Stranger Things S2 receives stellar reactions

By Vicky Gunawam, Photo Editor

November 5, 2017

Warning! Spoilers ahead! Addicting and thrill inducing perfectly describe the second season of Netflix’s original series Stranger Things. The first episode of the multiple Emmy winning award show was aired on July 15, 2016. Set in the fictional town Hawkins, Indiana in the 1980’s, season one...

Flash Season Three Falls Short of Expectations

A scene from Season Three of The Flash, which loyal fans felt fell short of the hype from previous seasons.

By Ben Dross, Staff Writer

June 5, 2017

Season three of The Flash struggled to find its identity at times, falling short of lofty expectations from seasons prior. However, it showed flashes of greatness, giving hope it can rebound in season four.   The Flash opted for a complete rewrite of its characters, by kicking off the season wit...

‘Legends of Tomorrow’ Balances Fun with Complexity

This student is pictured watching  DC’s “Legends of Tomorrow.”

By Ben Dross, Staff Writer

June 5, 2017

DC Comic’s “Legends of Tomorrow” far surpassed expectations by embracing their weird and wild attitude in season two. “Legends of Tomorrow” is a spinoff of two superhero shows on The CW. It takes characters from Arrow and The Flash and brings them onto their own show centered around time...

Observer Details Two-Part Flash Special

The Flash roars with pride and fury in a scene from the popular show.

By Ben Dross, Sports Editor

March 1, 2017

*Disclaimer: As the Flash is a science fiction show, there are both an "Earth 1" and "Earth 2." In its 2 part Flash vs. Gorilla Grodd special, The Flash fails to stick the landing, finishing a promising 2 hour saga with a lousy, anticlimactic ending. EPISODE ONE The first episode begins wit...

‘Jane the Virgin’ offers viewers relatable characters

The Cardinale family kicks back and bonds over Jane the Virgin every Monday.

By Emiliana Cardinale and Eugenia Cardinale

April 28, 2015

Every Monday our family sits down to watch Jane the Virgin, a popular new comedy show on the CW based on a telenovela our parents watched when it ran in Venezuela. Jane the Virgin is the story of Jane, a virgin who gets pregnant when she is accidentally artificially inseminated. After deliberation,...

Benefits of HD TV outweigh entertainment of live games

Benefits of HD TV outweigh entertainment of live games

By Jonathan Greenzaid, Online Sports Editor

April 21, 2014

To the 20, 10, five, touchdown! The fans scream, hug, dance and cheer as the Washington Redskins score. Not only are fans at the game cheering, but fans are also at home, sitting comfortably on their couch watching on an HD television. While going to a sporting event is always a great experience, watch...

Office kicks off without Steve Carrell

By Jamie Lescht, Public Relations

October 25, 2011

Fans of The Office will no longer hear the phrase “that’s what she said” because Michael Scott (Steve Carell, Date Night) is no longer on the show. The show’s first episode of the eighth season kicks off with the entire cast planking on items around the office. New manager Andy Bernard (Ed...

Hollander’s Hot Sauce

By Ben Hollander, Columnist

December 22, 2010

Amidst my usual Sunday routine of watching professional football and snacking aggressively, I noticed something that caught my eye. Courtney Cox’s Cougar Town was advertised in high esteem as the new, bright ABC primetime show for the winter line-up. My emotions stuck between sheer rage and confusion,...

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