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The Lion King

Evan Williamson, Courier Staff

December 3, 2018

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With the recent release of “The Lion King” live-action movie trailer, I think it is important that everyone knows why “The Lion King” is above the rest. One of the most important things about this movie is that not a ...

“Thank U, Next” breaks YouTube records

Tea Wheat, Entertainment Writer

December 3, 2018

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If you haven’t heard of AriannaGrande's new song titled “Thank U, Next,”then there is a high probability you may be living under a rock and just haven’t realized. This record-breaking song was released on Nov. 3 and sinc...

Bring back specials of all Holidays

Evan Williamson, Courier Staff

December 3, 2018

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Growing up in the 90's I feel like some of us had an advantage that older generations and the current generation don't have. ”Today” made a blanket statement that said Happy Holidays is used not only to take away from Chr...

Slipknot

Brie Coder, Courier Staff

December 3, 2018

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With the holidays just around the corner and a new year upon us, what better way to close out the current year with something to look forward to in 2019. According to Metal Hammer, the Des Moines natives, Slipknot, will head to ...

Tekashi 6ix9ine facing hard time

Brie Coder, Copy Editor

November 27, 2018

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In any high up industry, there are people who think they can get away with everything they do, and instead find out that they aren’t so invincible. In the music industry, rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine (real name Daniel Hernandez) ju...

Netflix releases Mystery Science

Conal Duffy, Courier Staff

November 27, 2018

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“Mystery Science Theater 3000” is a 90's TV show where a man and two robots sit in a movie theater and riff on B Movies, which are movies that are low-budget and don’t make it to the theater. It returned for a new season ...

Bohemian Rhapsody rocks audiences

Brie Coder, Copy Editor

November 27, 2018

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Even though Rialto Cinemas here in Macomb, Ill. took “Bohemian Rhapsody” out of their theater last Tuesday, it is worth the drive to Galesburg or Peoria to see this film. There are some movies that are forgettable, but “Bohemi...

The Lion King

Tea Wheat, Courier Staff

November 27, 2018

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On Thanksgiving Day, Walt Disney Pictures released the teaser trailer for the live-action production of “The Lion King,” due to premiere in July of 2019. In just 24 hours, the trailer for this production had been viewed 2...

Overwatch adds new character

Conal Duffy, Courier Staff

November 12, 2018

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Overwatch, a popular online first-person shooter, is adding a new “Hero” character to their lineup named Ashe. When you play the game, you can select one of 29 playable characters, all with different weapons and abilities...

Holiday movies relay message

Tea Wheat, Entertainment Writer

November 12, 2018

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As the days of November continue to pass by, people are beginning to listen to holiday music and put up decorations. The snow helps the mood. That said, here are two holiday films that everyone should watch this season; I’m almos...

Griffins and Gargoyles Review

Tea Wheat, Entertainment Writer

November 12, 2018

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As mentioned in my article from last week, the new game “Griffins and Gargoyles” on “Riverdale” is deserving of its own article entirely, so here it is. “Griffins and Gargoyles” is a fantasy role playing game. This ga...

Netflix presents chilling version of Sabrina the Teenage Witch

Evan Williamson, Courier Staff

November 12, 2018

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In 2017 it was announced that “Sabrina the Teenage Witch” was being remade for Netflix. But we would soon realize this was not the Sabrina we all know and love. The new show is based on a comic series called “The Chilling A...

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