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‘Dark Knight Rises’ above tragedy

Elana Katz edge editor

August 23, 2012

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For those who have been living under a rock this past summer, Christopher Nolan’s third and final installment of his “Batman” trilogy hit theaters worldwide in July. “The Dark Knight Rises” earned over $160 million at t...

Summer’s hits and misses

Elana Katz edge editor

August 23, 2012

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Forget the beach, the park and fresh air in general. The most memorable part of summer is always the abundance of entertainment that is delivered to get us through the heat. As any threemonth span of pop culture is bound to d...

Wes Anderson film rises to expectations

Elana Katz

July 11, 2012

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If there’s one thing that’s made painfully obvious from the very beginning of “MoonriseKingdom,” it is that this is a film written and directed by Wes Anderson. From the moment the camera pans across aNew Englandhouse, t...

Burton twists Lincoln history

Alex Reiger Staff Writer

July 4, 2012

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Abraham Lincoln helped abolish slavery in the south, initiating a new culture of equality throughout the states. based on the novel by Seth Grahame-Smith, Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter follows this historic timeline but this ...

‘Glee’ picks another fight

May 2, 2012

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Australian singer-songwriter Gotye is in the middle of the most recent “Glee” drama according to a statement published in The Hollywood Reporter in regards to his hit single “Somebody That I Used to Know.” The magazin...

Rascal Flatts brings some new changes

April 25, 2012

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Change is inevitable. We all face changes in our lives, whether we accept it or reject it. Country band Rascal Flatts recently went through their own changes when their long-time label, Lyric Street Records, closed its doors in 20...

Weekend fun without the trouble

April 25, 2012

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With the scheduled date for the Wheeler Block Party approaching this weekend, Western Illinois University students and administrators have been busy preparing for the big day. Earlier this month, President Jack Thomas released a...

HBO loves funny girls

HBO loves funny girls

April 25, 2012

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