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Operation Varsity Blue: The College Admissions Scandal

Operation Varsity Blue: The College Admissions Scandal

Murphy Eggers, Contributor April 21, 2021

In March 2019, the biggest college admissions scandal was exposed and brought to an end.  This scandal involved America’s most elite and wealthy paying to get their children into the most prestigious...

I Think You Should Leave Review

I Think You Should Leave Review

Murphy Eggers, Contributor March 24, 2021

With COVID-19 keeping many people inside their homes with nothing to do but binge watch shows on Netflix and other popular streaming platforms, many shows emerged to be very prevalent throughout popular...

Netflix Tops Nomination Count in Golden Globes

Netflix Tops Nomination Count in Golden Globes

Murphy Eggers, Writer February 10, 2021

Over the past year, the entertainment industry has taken a big shot from the ongoing pandemic.  Many movies, shows, and other productions have had their release dates pushed back further into the future...

Big Tech Stocks Rise Despite Election Mayhem

Big Tech Stocks Rise Despite Election Mayhem

Drew Pellin, Contributor November 19, 2020

Still weeks after the 2020 Presidential Election, the election results are still not set in stone. Joe Biden is looking to take the electoral vote, but Donald Trump and his campaign will not go out with...

The Social Dilemma Review

The Social Dilemma Review

Adam Erickson, Contributor October 22, 2020

For those unfamiliar, the Social Dilemma is a new Netflix documentary that investigates the dangerous repercussions of social networking and the internet as a whole. The documentary is unique in that fact...

The Social Dilemma For Representation in Oromia

The Social Dilemma For Representation in Oromia

Jaden Welborn, Author October 21, 2020

An international issue stemming far from home was brought to the Twin Cities’ doorstep. Minnesota has the largest Somali population in the United States as well as many other immigrants from surrounding...

The Irishman Movie Review

The Irishman Movie Review

Thomas Farrell, Contributor December 14, 2019

The “gangster epics” rank among some of the most cherished films of all time. Classics like The Godfather, The Untouchables, and Scarface are still watched and enjoyed by audiences decades following...

Disney enters the streaming war

Disney enters the streaming war

Adam Erickson, Contributor November 25, 2019

If you haven’t heard by now Disney has officially entered the streaming war. If you recall, a few years back Netflix dominated the streaming industry and virtually eliminated the need for video rental...

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