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Logan Paul deserves the backlash he’s getting for his thoughtless video

  Adding to the list of douchebags who made news headlines for their shitty behaviour, Logan Paul has become a newly acclaimed member of the “I fucked up big time” squad just in time to ring in the New Year. Paul got his claim to fame through the once popular video sharing site Vine, something that many young twenty-somethings have […]

by Emily Waitson· · Opinion ·
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Looking into the anti-Xanax movement in hip-hop

  2017 was a formative year for hip-hop music to say the least. Artists like Lil Pump, Russ and Lil Uzi Vert made impressions on the music charts in very big ways. It was a big step forward for the diverse crop of artists generally known as “Soundcloud rappers,” many of whom crossed over to the mainstream in a big […]

by Kurtis Rideout· · Opinion ·
Editorial: a show that brings more than nostalgia

Editorial: a show that brings more than nostalgia

In the latest cycle of victim blaming, it is now apparently women’s fault that other women are being sexually assaulted. A little while ago, posters started appearing around Hollywood with a picture of Meryl Streep and Harvey Weinstein with the caption “she knew.” More recently, I’ve seen pictures circling of Oprah kissing Weinstein’s cheek and accusing her of knowing as […]

by Madeline McInnis· · Opinion ·
Picking apart the politics in friendships

Picking apart the politics in friendships

Have you ever had that person in your friend group that you really just can’t stand? Everything they say seems to be on your last nerve and you have to be really patient just to hang out with them? I got news; they’re not your friend. Especially with everything that’s going on across the world right now; we live in […]

by Madeline McInnis· · Opinion ·
Editorial: Oprah shouldn’t be president

Editorial: Oprah shouldn’t be president

Following Oprah Winfrey’s powerful Cecil B. DeMille speech Sunday night, the internet exploded with affirmation of a much-whispered spark about the future of the Democratic party:Oprah for President, 2020. In doing this, celebrities and citizens alike have suddenly gathered under the delicious banner of celebrity in order to perfectly replicated the Trump-brand of politics — but with a partisan inversion. […]

by Karlis Wilde· · Opinion ·