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Bodak Yellow is berserk, bonkers, blasphemy

Nothing encapsulates the decline of the American culture more than Cardi B becoming the first solo female rap artist to reach number one on Billboard Hot 100 since Lauryn Hills Doo Wop (That Thing), back in 1998. With her first chart entry, Cardi B went…

Scout on the Street: What is the most interesting date youve been on?

Kurtis Asante, freshman undecided “A couple weeks before prom, my dad and his friend from work tried to hook me and her daughter up to prom So shes already catching feelings for me, but in my mind, I’m saying high school is almost over, I’m…

Do you kiss your ‘Mother!’ with that movie?

While remaining spoiler-free throughout the review, let me just say it feels downright dirty to even write on Darren Aronofskys latest film, mother! For most of the latter portion of the film, my mouth was dropped for such an extended period of time that it…

Do you kiss your ‘mother!’ with that movie?

While remaining spoiler-free throughout the review, let me just say it feels downright dirty to even write on Darren Aronofsky’s latest film, “mother!” For most of the latter portion of the film, my mouth was dropped for such an extended period of time that it…

The end is near

While I’m not enthralled by the idea of dying at the age of 21, there is evidence abound that the impending culmination of life as we know it could be right around the corner. With the recent slew of natural disasters (i.e. hurricanes, earthquakes, fires),…

Fratsism: an epidemic sweeping campuses nationwide

With real world problems, (please reference my other article, The end is near) its easy to forget about the issues college students face on a day-to-day basis. Now two weeks post-Anadexus, the blatant fratsism on Bradley’s campus is visible more than ever. According to Lisa’s…

Getting crunk with the clan

With Family Weekend upon us, confrontation is bound to happen and a few tussles are inevitable. The most surefire way to diminish the tension in the air is to add booze. Nothing takes the edge off quite like a strong cocktail. Within family units, different…

‘The Bold Type:’ fashionable and fresh

When first seeing a promo for The Bold Type, I was ecstatic at the notion of a show about journalism with strong female leads. Upon discovering it was premiering on Freeform, my initial excitement diminished. I immediately envisioned something like show-runner The Fosters, where the…

‘The Glass Castle’ cracks under lofty expectations

“The Glass Castle” starring Brie Larson, Woody Harrelson and Naomi Watts, was disappointedly average as it struggled to maintain the intense emotion Jeanette Walls brought to readers with her memoir of the same name. The film explores the extremely unconventional upbringing of Walls and her…

Scout on the Street: What are you most looking forward to this school year?

“Aside from construction being done, just making new friends and for a smooth, good year.” -Chino Green, former student, math major   “Seeing what this new major has to hold for me and what it brings and the different opportunities it will give me for…

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