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Robots, Kings, Prisoners and Presidents: Best shows of 2016

Robots, Kings, Prisoners and Presidents: Best shows of 2016

Westworld – Sean Armstrong “Westworld” is something different. While it is your classic science fiction robot uprise TV show, there’s a bit of nuance to it. For once, it is not about robots taking over the planet because they are the superior race. They still are in many facets the superior lifeform, but the reason […]

Editorial: Politicians after your entertainment

Editorial: Politicians after your entertainment

By Sean Ray | A&E Editor Election years may be a dour time for most people, filled with arguments on Facebook and non-stop campaign ads, but for the entertainment industry, presidential runs are veritable goldmines. Satirists like Stephen Colbert and Samantha Bee take joy in skewering candidates whenever they get the chance. Video games like […]

‘House of Cards’ slows down in season four

‘House of Cards’ slows down in season four

By Sean Ray | a&e editor After the absolute bombshell that was dropped at the finale of “House of Cards” season three, fans were probably expecting things to escalate from there. They were wrong. Season four is not an escalation. It does not attempt to go bigger or bolder than the seasons before it. However, […]

SPOILER ALERT: Your move, Frank Underwood

SPOILER ALERT: Your move, Frank Underwood

By: Sean Ray | Asst. A&E Editor One of the biggest appeals of House of Cards is seeing Kevin Spacey’s Frank Underwood win. Sure, the man is a ruthless, evil pragmatist, but he’s also not the politician you think him to be. In a world of corruption all around him, Frank Underwood finds himself above […]

Shows to watch over the summer

By: Saúl Berríos-Thomas | Layout Editor If you prefer your free time to be spent inside rather than out, then you know summer is the slow season for TV shows. But thanks to Netflix, HBO Go, Amazon Prime and other streaming services, your free time won’t be spent twiddling your thumbs. There are tons of shows […]