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‘Gotham’ reveals life before Batman

October 8, 2014 at 8:21 pm 0 comments

Red leaves, pumpkin-flavored drinks and chilly weather are not the only things that mark the beginning of fall. This time of year can also be distinguished by the fresh new batch of TV pilots that make their premieres. One of the most anticipated shows of this year is Fox’s “Gotham.” […]

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Get lost in the ‘Maze Runner’

Get lost in the ‘Maze Runner’

October 8, 2014 at 8:20 pm 0 comments

The constant struggle between what is right and what is tradition is a constant theme throughout the new film, “The Maze Runner,” directed by Wes Ball. On one side we have the protagonist, Thomas, who is striving to find a way out of his confinement in “the Glade” (a futuristic […]

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Scotland invades St. Louis with games

October 8, 2014 at 8:18 pm 0 comments

I have traveled all over the country of Scotland, and never have I seen more kilts in one location than in Forest Park this weekend. The St. Louis Scottish Games and Cultural Festival took place this past Friday and Saturday, Sept. 26-27. The St. Louis Scottish Games Corporation states on […]

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Fox lineup brings myriad musicals

Fox lineup brings myriad musicals

October 8, 2014 at 8:15 pm 0 comments

The Fabulous Fox Theatre, located close to campus, is a great spot to experience some theater. This season at the Fox combines tradition and new theater. Coming up first is “Dirty Dancing,” which will be playing from Oct. 21 – Nov. 2. Fans of the film and dance will have […]

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Smith raises quirk level in ‘Tusk’

Smith raises quirk level in ‘Tusk’

September 26, 2014 at 7:03 pm 0 comments

Written and directed by Kevin Smith, Tusk is packed with an interesting story and a killer cast, yet leaves the viewer disturbed and wondering the same question I pose: did I really just see that? I went into this movie without a single clue of the plot and walked out […]

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Chef Tyler Florence entertains at Taste of STL

Chef Tyler Florence entertains at Taste of STL

September 26, 2014 at 7:01 pm 0 comments

Chesterfield welcomed hungry crowds last weekend at the 10th annual Taste of St. Louis festival. People enjoyed tried-and-true festival favorites throughout the three-day affair, including chef battles, artist booths and the popular Sauce Magazine Restaurant Row featuring offerings from local restaurants. Despite  controversial opinion from longtime festival attendees, displeased with […]

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U2 invades Apple accounts

U2 invades Apple accounts

September 26, 2014 at 6:59 pm 0 comments

You can tell a lot about a person through their music library. Hidden away in iTunes is a set of songs that reveal more than just your preferred music type; your individuality shines through all your collection of songs from A-Z. You identify yourself with the music you love. Maybe […]

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Snarf’s delivers quality sandwich

Snarf’s delivers quality sandwich

September 26, 2014 at 6:58 pm 0 comments

Overshadowed by the Starbucks and Chipotle across from Reinert is SLU’s personal subshop, Snarf’s Sandwiches, that serves as a nice reprieve from dining hall and BSC food with their wide array of subs and ice creams. The moment you walk into Snarf’s you begin to mellow out.  Classic rock plays […]

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Sweet dreams from SLUMA

September 18, 2014 at 6:56 pm 0 comments

Due to having to analyze a piece of artwork for my English class, I decided to venture to the St. Louis Art Museum (SLUMA) for the first time. Lucky for me, a unique exhibit called “The Dream” was on display for me to discover, and, I must say, this is […]

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‘Boyhood’ takes time with film

‘Boyhood’ takes time with film

September 18, 2014 at 6:52 pm 0 comments

We all recognize it in movies. That moment where a teenager replaces the small scrawny kid 10 years in the future whose only resemblance to his younger self is his hair color. When having a movie stretch over a lengthy time, it is necessary to find an array of actors […]

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