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The 1975 promise alliance

Michelle Doherty, Courier Staff

February 24, 2020

The band The 1975 just upped the ante on how to be a voice for female musicians. The 1975 is as progressive of a band as they come, so it shouldn’t come as a surprise that the frontman, Matty Healy has made a promise in the form o...

The one where they finally reunite

Rachel Greene, Opinions Writer

February 24, 2020

After years of constant rumors and speculation, it is finally happening. Fans of the hit sitcom “Friends” are rejoicing after the announcement of a reunion was made on Friday. The show, which originally aired in 1994, ende...

New Netflix series tests the theory that love is blind

Tea Wheat, Entertainment Writer

February 24, 2020

The experiment is quite simple, yet utterly complicated for the individuals involved. Similar to The Bachelor, these individuals are shipped away to a remote location unable to contact the outside world. During this time, the gro...

Good old fashioned games

Tea Wheat, Entertainment Writer

February 17, 2020

The weather outside might be getting warmer, but let’s be real. We live in the Midwest, so the weather could turn back at any moment. So, before it gets nice out for real, spend some time inside with friends playing some games to...

Love Island tragically loses longtime host

Rachel Greene, Opinions Writer

February 17, 2020

Love Island, a popular British reality show centered around finding love, recently lost the woman who was once the face of the show. Caroline Flack passed away on Saturday at the age of 40. After five years as the host, Flack r...

The Bachelor heats up with hometown visits

Tea Wheat, Entertainment Writer

February 17, 2020

This season has by far been one of the most turbulent and dramatic seasons yet. From Peter asking Hannah to join his season, wine bottles exploding on girls and a feisty football battle, this season has been nothing but drama. T...

The release of Locke and Key

Rachel Greene, Opinions Writer

February 10, 2020

There is a new Netflix show available to watch and viewers are raving about it. “Locke and Key” is based on a series of novels by the same name. While others have tried and failed to create a series, see the 2011 pilot ep...

How do you want your leading women?

Michelle Doherty, Courier Staff

February 10, 2020

Nowadays, if a story doesn’t start with the phrase, “I was scrolling through [social media outlet of your choice] when I saw...” then is the story even worth sharing? I guess that’s a rhetorical question, but for this ...

Judge rules against Kesha in defamation case

Rachel Greene, Opinions writer

February 10, 2020

A once wild and crazy popstar has made her way back into the headlines as her legal battle with Dr. Luke winds down. Ke$ha was recently accused of defaming Dr. Luke in court and therefore her sexual assault case against him h...

My Chemical Romance’s final bow

Tea Wheat, Entertainment Writer

February 3, 2020

All you need to play is the opening note from Welcome to the Black Parade by My Chemical Romance to strike the heart chord of a fan. My Chemical Romance, commonly called MCR, is an American emo rock band that originated in Ne...

Too much drama, not enough love

Rachel Greene, Opinions Writer

February 3, 2020

Whether you love it or hate it, you have certainly heard of the hit ABC show, The Bachelor. Airing every Monday night, the 24th season of The Bachelor is receiving very mixed reviews from fans, especially on social media outlets...

The Vagina Monologues take center stage

Tea Wheat, Entertainment Writer

February 3, 2020

The Vagina Monologues are a beautiful collection of monologues that were written based off of interviews with women by female playwright Eve Ensler. The play originally premiered at HERE Arts Center, Off-Off-Broadway in New York, a...

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