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The Hobbit

The Hobbit

Mattie Meyer

May 26, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

 The Hobbit is a very famous book by J.R.R.Tolkien about how 13 dwarves named Dwalin, Balin, Kili, Fili, Dori, Nori, Ori, Gloin, Bifur, Bofur, Bombur, and Thorin, A wizard named Gandalf the Grey, and of course a hobbit named Bilbo Baggins. This is the prequel to the Lord of the Rings series. In this...

Clash Royale

Clash Royale

Rohan Dange

May 26, 2017


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Clash Royale is a game that most of you have heard of. It was made by supercell as a “sequel” to their earlier, just as popular game Clash of Clans. It is highly popular at the moment. What is Clash Royale? Clash Royale is a strategy based game where you win battles against other people an...

Beauty and the Beast (spoilers…duh)

Beauty and the Beast (spoilers…duh)

Riddhi Jakkal

April 26, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

When I first booked tickets to the Beauty and the Beast Premiere on March 16th, the sheer curiosity of mine was exploding. Would the new movie keep the magic and pristine beauty of the original? Would it fall short of what was expected? Or would in some ways be better? The answer to all of those ques...

13 Reasons Why

13 Reasons Why

Makia Elliott

April 24, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Uncategorized

13 Reasons Why is the new NETFLIX series, that was released March 31st. Starring  Katherine Langford, Christian Navarro, Justin Prentice. Selena Gomez was supposed to be a part of the cast but she kindly declined, and instead was a director for the series, so people can focus on the main story inst...

The Trail of Lights

The Trail of Lights

Mattie Meyer

April 24, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun, Uncategorized

 Every year in downtown Austin at Zilker Park, the Trail of Lights is celebrated.This year is the 50th Anniversary of this winter sightseeing celebration. Each year the trail seems to get longer and better. With more lights, scenes, attractions, everything!At the end of the trail is a Moon Tower fr...

Alexander Hamilton: The Hip Hop Founding Father

Alexander Hamilton: The Hip Hop Founding Father

Zack Catuogno

April 24, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase, Theatre

The name Alexander Hamilton is suddenly out in the open, the story of one of the most influential founding fathers is becoming known, and this is due to Hamilton:An American Musical, written by , produced by, and starring Lin-Manuel Miranda The catchy hip-hop narrative,  and modernized language bring Hamilton...

Carrie Fisher: A Soul That Will Never Be Forgotten

Carrie Fisher: A Soul That Will Never Be Forgotten

Riddhi Jakkal

April 24, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

2016 claimed many lives; some of them too early. One of those many was Carrie Fisher, known to the world more commonly as Princess Leia Organa. Her passing has made a huge impact on the Star Wars franchise and the people who loved the movies. “ I really liked her. She was that sassy princess...

The Impact of Film

The Impact of Film

Hayden Swanson

April 24, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

The concept of a moving picture is not something often thought about today, but at the time it was introduced, it was a revolutionary concept.The first instance of film dates back to the late 1650’s with the Magic Lantern. This was a device created by Christiaan Huygens. The machine used mec...