Hoverboards: The Newest Addition to Douchebag Culture, Or a Trend for the General Public? To understand this weird fad, let’s go back to the beginning. The original name of this product was the Smart S1, and it was debuted by a Chinese company in August of 2014. Since then, about a million different companies have … Continue reading Investigating the Problematic Nature of ‘Hoverboards’
WARNING: This article contains spoilers concerning last week’s episode of Empire. Do not read on if you wish to watch this glorious piece of television for yourself. Last Wednesday, Empire’s mid-season finale aired, and millions of fans across the country were devastated. Not only because we won’t be jamming to any new toe-tapping tunes by Jussie … Continue reading Empire Mid-Season Finale Review
On Monday night, Jon Stewart returned to his old haunting grounds: The Daily Show. What should have been a glorious welcome took on a somber tone when he discussed what he was truly on the show to do. In the past week, Stewart has been tirelessly advocating for the permanent extension of the James Zadroga … Continue reading Jon Stewart Returns for A Cause
By Angelica Means and Nicole Mendoza Yesterday, millions of people all over the world celebrated Easter. It is always a very festive day, full of food, joy, and eggs stuffed with candy… laid by a magical rabbit? Where did that come from? Why is there an Easter Bunny running around leaving gifts for children, acting … Continue reading Easter: A Day For Jesus, Resurrection… and Bunnies?
It’s that time again! December is upon us, and everyone’s ready to celebrate the holidays. Garland decorates the streets. Lights twinkle in the windows. And Christmas songs fill the air with messages of joy and love… or so we thought. If one were to take a closer look at some of America’s most treasured holiday … Continue reading Creepy Christmas Songs
By Nicole Mendoza and Angelica Means Last season of Once Upon A Time ended with a chilling surprise. Hook and Emma had the date of a lifetime (well, we like to view it as a date), but unwittingly messed everything up. If you want to read a more in-depth recap (because this one was super … Continue reading Once Upon A Time – What Happens Next?
By Nicole Mendoza and Kristi Ann Hellebuyck Since we were so bummed that today’s Final Friday was canceled, we decided to look back on the amazing acts that performed last month! (Did somebody say Flash Back Friday?) On September 26, New West presented Final Friday, the first of many to come. The show was hosted by … Continue reading The First Final Friday!