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A Date with an O2 Thief

A Date with an O2 Thief

Lydia Wieczorek, Staff Reporter

February 4, 2018


Filed under Opinions

“I liked hurting girls. Mentally, not physically … the thing is, I got off on it. I really enjoyed it,” the anonymous author writes in his opening line, reeling you in with what feels like a punch in the stomach but leaving you begging for more. The premise is simple, “The Diary of an Oxygen Thief” ...

The Big O

The Big O

Chandler Cooper, Content Editor

January 20, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Opinions

The 75th annual Golden Globe Awards aired live on Jan. 7 and didn’t shy away from the topic of sexual misconduct allegations surrounding high profile men in the entertainment industry. Instead, the Time’s Up movement, a legal defense fund organized to support individuals who have been victimized by sexual harassment...

All-Star cast carries “The Post”

All-Star cast carries “The Post”

Samuel Murphy, Content Editor

January 14, 2018


Filed under Opinions, Reviews

On Friday, The Washington Post was not only delivered to newstands across the country, but also made its way to the big screen. For a film with an all-star cast, including Meryl Streep (Kay Graham) and Tom Hanks (Ben Bradlee) as the leads, and under the direction of Steven Spielberg, it seemed to s...

“Star Wars: The Last Jedi” blasts into theaters

“Star Wars: The Last Jedi” blasts into theaters

Samuel Murphy, Content Editor

December 15, 2017


Filed under Columns, Entertainment, Opinions, Reviews

The newest installment of the popular, generation-spanning series, “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” has finally arrived after two long years of anticipation. After months of hype and build-up, along with trailers which gave viewers conflicted feelings on the movie, the newest addition to the series ne...

Stop Premature Christmas Music

Samuel Murphy, Staff Reporter

December 4, 2017


Filed under Opinions

The time of year to “Rock Around the Christmas Tree,” “Let it Snow” and to wish someone a “Feliz Navidad” is just around the corner. However, the most wonderful time of the year isn’t here quite yet. That’s right folks, we’re all in that sweet spot between Halloween and Thanksgivi...

What are IUS students thankful for?

What are IUS students thankful for?

Macy Allgeier, Staff Reporter

November 23, 2017


Filed under Campus, Opinions

Students at IU Southeast reveal what they're thankful for this Thanksgiving as well some of their favorite Thanksgiving foods and traditions.

Review: ‘The Punisher,’ Marvel’s violent new Netflix series, not for the faint of heart

Review: ‘The Punisher,’ Marvel’s violent new Netflix series, not for the faint of heart

Tony Pacheco, Digital Editor

November 22, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Opinions, Reviews

On Friday, Nov. 17, Netflix released their newest entry into the Marvel Universe with “The Punisher.” “The Punisher” is an extremely violent and graphic series and not for those easily offended by blood and gore. However, the show does not glorify killing and is quick to dispel any notion th...

Review: Rushed ‘Justice League’ stumbles but never falls

Review: Rushed ‘Justice League’ stumbles but never falls

Tony Pacheco, Digital Editor

November 18, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Opinions, Reviews

“Justice League” is here, and even though the film feels rushed and uneven, it’s an action packed and enjoyable popcorn flick. For anyone who grew up with the Justice League, seeing the team on the big screen is a dream come true. There’s definitely chemistry between the characters, with Ezra Mille...

What to know before seeing ‘Justice League’

What to know before seeing ‘Justice League’

Tony Pacheco, Digital Editor

November 15, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Opinions

On Friday, Nov. 17, DC’s greatest superhero team will assemble for their first appearance on the big screen. “Justice League,” directed by Zack Snyder, will bring Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman, Aquaman, The Flash and Cyborg together to defend Earth against an alien invasion. However, DC...

“Murder on the Orient Express” Review

“Murder on the Orient Express” Review

Erin Coffee, Staff Reporter

November 12, 2017


Filed under Columns, Opinions, Reviews

An all-star cast bands together to bring one of Agatha Christie’s best-selling murder mysteries to the big screen. Detective Hercule Poirot, played by director Kenneth Branagh, is tasked with discovering who among the train’s thirteen passengers is responsible for the death of one if its occupants...

Review: ‘Thor: Ragnarok’ thunders into theaters

Review: ‘Thor: Ragnarok’ thunders into theaters

Tony Pacheco, Digital Editor

November 6, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Opinions, Reviews

Aside from a few pacing problems, and lack of seriousness, “Thor: Ragnarok” is an action packed comedic thrill ride, which should prove to be another box office success for the Marvel Cinematic Universe. The film centers on Surtur, who seeks to fulfill an ancient prophecy and bring about Ragna...

Beef with Veganism

Beef with Veganism

Lydia Wieczorek, Staff Reporter

October 31, 2017


Filed under Columns, Features, Opinions

People choose to be vegan for a number of reasons, some being health, environmental, and/or ethical reasons. While others avoid these items because of conditions associated with their production. Whichever it is, many vegans choose this lifestyle to promote a more humane and caring world and with ethic...