Entertainment

A Disney Channel Halloween

A Disney Channel Halloween:  Top Four Movies to Watch This Spooky Season  Savannah Dorriety | Writing Contributor    While the ever-present Alabama humidity may have your shirt sticking to the back of your neck, spooky season has finally arrived. It has brought...

On the Road Again

An official guide to this fall’s best local concerts.  Emie Garrett | Entertainment Editor     It’s no secret that COVID-19 majorly impacted the entertainment industry, especially live music.    Major tours, like Harry Styles’ Love On Tour and Billie Eilish’s Happier...

Celebrity Women: The Philanthropy Behind Culture’s Criticisms

Celebrity Women  The Philanthropy Behind Culture’s Criticisms  Alden Wiygul | Contributing Writer    Ever since the technology boom in the 2000s it has been easier than ever to consume mass amounts of good and bad news from all over the world. Due to a negative bias...

GOBD Spotlight: HallyUA

 The Hype and The Heat  Savannah Dorriety | Writing Contributor   Recent years have seen Korean pop (K-pop) gaining a more prominent position in American mainstream music. With K-pop acts like BTS, Blackpink and Twice on the Billboard Hot 100 Charts, the genre has...

Different Majors as Taylor Swift Albums

Not everyone can be “Red” and “1989,” and that’s okay.  Emie Garrett | Entertainment Editor   Every college major has a reputation, whether people think it’s too easy, impossibly hard or that you’ll never be able to get a job with your degree *major eye roll*. It...

All The Fish(ers) In The Sea 

All The Fish(ers) In The Sea  The official guide to help you decide if you’re Team Conrad or Team Jeremiah.  Emie Garrett | Entertainment Editor     Fair warning: This article contains major spoilers.    Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve probably watched,...

Blast From The Past

Blast From The Past The Y2K flick you should, like, totally watch tonight – based on your zodiac sign, duh.  Emie Garrett | Entertainment Editor Ahh, the early 2000s. The era of the lowest low-rise jeans, Sun In Hair Lightener, that satisfying smack of slamming a pink...

The Reality of “Euphoria”

By Evy Gallagher * “Euphoria” spoiler alerts In “Euphoria,” the concept of drugs is a very heavy subject. It deals with AA, overdosing, violence, brutality and how terrifying these topics are. Though on the other hand, there’s also this idea of euphoric feelings:...

Just Like What

By Beth Wheeler *This story contains spoilers for “And Just Like That…”. By now, the entire world is aware of the new “Sex and The City” reboot, “And Just Like That…” produced by Michael Patrick King. To put it short, “Sex and The City,” the show (and the movie, if...

Travis Barker and the Resurgence of a Dying Genre

By: Hailey Castillo Before he was Kourtney Kardashian's new boyfriend, Travis Barker was famous for being the drummer of Blink-182, an American rock band that was considered one of the most influential pop-punk bands of the 1990s.  By definition, pop-punk “combines...

Welcome to Planet Her

Jolencia Jones | Contributing Writer   Rapper Doja Cat takes us on a euphoric journey into outer space with her third studio album, “Planet Her.” Throughout 2020 Doja Cat reached a new level of success. She received her first #1 single with “Say So,” along with...

What It Means To Be a Country Outlaw

By: Emie Garrett    When tuning into country radio stations today, artists like Luke Bryan, Jason Aldean and Florida Georgia Line seem to dominate the airwaves with their similar electronic-pop-inspired tunes about tailgate parties, hunting and the pursuit of the...

Read with Alice: American Royals by Katharine McGee

By Lindsey Wilkinson  Most college-aged bookworms grew up on dystopian novels. The kind of books that had just enough reality to make them question the society surrounding them, such as The Hunger Games, Divergent and Maze Runner series.  Katharine McGee explores a...

A “Prettier Jesus”: Lorde’s return

Lorde teaches us that Patience is a virtue with the release of her new single Solar Power  Jeffrey Kelly | Entertainment Editor  Maddy Reda | Contributing Writer   In the lead single "Solar Power," from her third studio album of the same name, Lorde highlights...

A Year in Music: Quarantine Edition

By Maddy Reda Despite the impact of the global pandemic, 2020 was an extraordinary year for music. Ariana Grande, Kid Cudi, Taylor Swift, Miley Cyrus, Megan Thee Stallion and even rock icon Elton John are only a handful of artists who dropped chart-topping albums....