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Aquaman splashes to the top of the charts

Tea Wheat, Entertainment Writer

February 4, 2019

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“Aquaman” was released on Dec. 21, 2018, and since then has been climbing the charts. “Aquaman” is nearing $1.1 billion in box office sales. “Aquaman” is quickly surpassing the profit of both “Suicide Squad” and...

The Joker is back

Brie Coder, Courier Staff

February 4, 2019

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For a very long time now, fans of the DC Universe have been picked on for supporting the comic book company and it’s not so great live action movies. This might change, however, because DC is creating a new live action film...

“A Throne of Glass” is a must read series

Evan Williamson, Courier Staff

January 28, 2019

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I am not much of a reader, but about a week after winter break started I discovered a series that I instantly fell in love with. As I am writing this I am on the last book of the series and it is amazing. I’m someone that doesn’...

Ryan Niemiller: How he lives life with his disability

Conal Duffy, Courier Staff

January 28, 2019

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Two weeks ago, comedian Ryan Niemiller came to do stand-up in the Multicultural Center. His production was put on by the Disability Resources Center. He’s traveled around the United States to many different colleges and univer...

Don’t get snatched up by this Netflix series

Tea Wheat, Entertainment Writer

January 28, 2019

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  Netflix has been notorious as of late for its original shows and movies, though there is one that sticks out among the others. “Black Mirror: Bandersnatch” is rewriting the boundaries of viewer-film instructiveness. “Bandersnat...

I’ve been watching “You”

Tea Wheat, Courier Staff

January 28, 2019

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Like many college students, over break I was able to catch up on my Netflix “watch list”. “You” was most definitely at the top on this list. The series based on the best-selling novel by Caroline Kepnes’ was released...

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 ...

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