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The dilemma with the D’Amelios

Suspected to be another “Keeping Up with the Kardashians”-style series, the new Hulu exclusive “The D’Amelio Show” proved to dive deeper into the life of its central stars.  The docuseries stars the D’Amelios, a family that gained a strong following as online influencers following the…

Today’s film industry: Style or substance? Risk or safety?

As with most things these days, a global pandemic is not the best time to go to the movies. While some cinema franchises have reopened, audience members remain hesitant to return. The struggle of a classic leisure activity like the movies does not bode well…

Review: ‘Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings’ fights for better representation

Marvel’s latest theatrical venture, the martial arts-fuelled “Shang-Chi,” follows the titular hero as he stops hiding his true self. A large portion of the dialogue in Marvel’s first movie with an Asian lead and supporting cast is written in Mandarin. Though it’s subtitled for English-speaking…

Retro trends to keep or can

The 2020s have seen a resurgence in fashion trends popular in the ‘90s. Some of these trends are beautiful renderings of past ones, giving new life to old fashion. However, some of these trends should have been left in the decade they were stolen from.…

Texas abortion law sets dangerous precedent

On June 7, 2019, the state of Texas passed legislation banning abortions once cardiac activity can be detected, effective on Sept. 1, 2021. For most pregnancies, cardiac activity can be detected around the sixth week of pregnancy.    The Texas law, also known as Senate…

‘What if…’ Marvel is overwhelming the market?

Superhero fatigue is a concept that has been thrown around before and since Steven Spielberg said that the blockbuster phenomenon would “go the way of the Western” in 2013. But will 2021 be the year audiences say goodbye to the superhero? This year, Marvel Studios…

Has Lil Nas X found the formula for musical success?

On Aug. 25, rapper Lil Nas X took to Twitter to announce the release of his first album “Montero,” which is set to drop on Sept. 17 of this year and features the musical talents of Jack Harlow, Doja Cat, Megan Thee Stallion, Elton John…

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