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Change Is Wonderful: Various storylines offer view into multidimensional family growth

@elitheplatypus

December 4, 2017

Filed under Life And Arts, Life And Arts Movies Flix

It’s the most wonderful time of the year again. Thanksgiving and Christmas breaks mark a time where a flood of movies bring the masses to fill theater seats. The movie that kicked off my movie-watching holiday season left my h...

‘Coco’ claims No. 1 spot during holiday break, delivers heartwarming family messaging

@jovahanaa

December 1, 2017

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This past Thanksgiving break, my family and I went to watch the premiere of “Coco,” which tells the story of 12-year-old boy named Miguel Rivera (Anthony Gonzalez).  The movie is set against the backdrop of Día de los Mue...

Disappointed fans petition following Joss Whedon’s ‘Justice League’

@LaurenHalSan

December 1, 2017

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The news of “Justice League” flopping in theaters comes as no surprise after actually sitting down in theaters and watching it. Let’s face it, fans of DC should have seen this coming when it was announced Joss Whedon would b...

Topper TV director forgoes strict leadership for relaxed style

November 27, 2017

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Every so often, senior Jason Garcia lays in bed with Lord Rupert— his adopted cat.“He is a Siamese and he has very pretty fur, but his personality is so big,” Garcia said. “He’s a bit sassy, majestic and likes to be t...

‘The Punisher’ provides messy insight into gun violence discussion

@LaurenHalSan

November 27, 2017

Filed under Life And Arts

Marvel fans received their first taste of Jon Bernthal’s Punisher during the first trailer for Netflix’s second season of “Daredevil” last year. Fans of the comics caught on to the character’s introduction rather quickly,...

Don’t Forget the Wurst: Annual food festival features first German dishes

@giannizorrilla

November 13, 2017

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More than 65 million people around the world have been displaced; a staggering number that continues to grow each day. Ai Weiwei's “Human Flow” examines the world refugee crisis through the lens of an artist—making for a ...

Finance major fearlessly presses on despite political turmoil in Spain

@G_Wilkosz

November 13, 2017

Filed under Life And Arts

The same day the Catalan regional parliament rebelled against Spain, sophomore Alondra Gracia turned in her Visa paperwork and headed out the door of the Houston consulate.Exhausted, the finance major began her six-hour wait fo...

Louis C.K. accusations perpetuate streamlined power abuse in Hollywood

@_saintmartin_

November 13, 2017

Filed under Life And Arts

The New York Times released a report last Thursday, Nov. 9 that held the testimonies of five different women accusing comedian Louis C.K. of performing acts of sexual misconduct against them. Later that day, the premiere of C....

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