Review: Four Year Strong Concert
BY JEREMY HAAS On Tuesday, Nov. 2nd, I was standing alongside a group of teens waiting eagerly to get into The Culture Room.  Four Year Strong was performing the “Tonight We Feel Alive” tour, headlining with The Wonder Years. After the opening groups, The Wonder Years took the stage,... Read more
Review: Scott Pilgrim Vs. The World DVD
BY JEREMY HAAS On November 9th, a game-changing movie was released onto DVD.  Scott Pilgrim Vs. The World is a movie based on the six book graphic novel series by Bryan Lee O’Malley.  Starring Michael Cera and directed by Edgar Wright, this film succeeds in tying action, comedy, and... Read more
Review: Due Date
BY ARIEL SMILOWITZ Like pretty much every road trip movie that preceded it from Planes, Trains and Automobiles to the director Todd Phillips own Road Trip, Due Date throws two mismatched people together: an uptight jerk and an immature, fun-loving guy. Although the plot was quite predictable and unrealistic,... Read more
Review: Taylor Swift-Speak Now
BY SYDNEY ALTMAN After two years in production, the most anticipated album of the year was finally released, Taylor Swift’s third record, Speak Now.  Following the success of her Grammy winning CD, Fearless, critics and fans alike were excited to see whether or not Speak Now would surpass Fearless’... Read more
Review: Sugarland-The Incredible Machine
BY JEREMY HAAS Sugarland is the trendy country-pop duo of Jennifer Nettles and Kristian Bush. Sugarland saw their first commercial success in 2004 with hit single “Baby Girl”. Since then they’ve made three more studio albums, won a Grammy for their song “Stay” and had their album Twice the... Read more
Review: It’s Kind Of A Funny Story
BY DANIEL COWEN If you want to see a cute, heart-filled, dorky movie about finding meaning to life and realizing what you have, then It’s Kind of a Funny Story is the movie for to see. It’s about 16 year old Craig, played by Keir Glichrist, who enters himself... Read more
Muggles Get Magical
BY MATT LIBANOFF As they turned around the last bend of Islands of Adventure’s Jurassic Park, fans’ expressions of gloom and exhaustion turned to smiles and joy galore as the tip of Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry began to rise against the sunset. The first guests in line,... Read more
The Most Dangerous Game – The Hunger Games Trilogy
    BY ASHLEY NICHOLS As the starting gong sounds, Cooper City High School junior Sarah Roth makes a beeline for the forest, the safest place to hide. She and 23 other teens are thrown into an arena where they are forced by their government, the Capitol, to participate... Read more
Do You Really Know Me?
    BY SYDNEY ALTMAN Imagine a high school in which different cliques co-exist peacefully.  Imagine the eradication of bullying in totality.  Imagine getting to know fellow classmates solely for who they are, rather than on preconceived judgments.  Many high schools around the country no longer have to imagine... Read more
Zombie Invasion: The Walking Dead Goes From Comic Book To Television
    BY JACK BRADY In a typical zombie movie, the ragtag band of survivors find themselves trapped in some confined space, ready to make their final stand against the relentless zombie hordes. These moments and the ensuing battles are a staple of zombie films and are often the... Read more