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Daniel’s Decisions: Week 12 in the NFL

Daniel’s Decisions: Week 12 in the NFL

November 20, 2014


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The NFL’s Week 12 is upon us, and there are many intriguing matchups this weekend which have huge implications on the playoff picture in both conferences. With that said, this week is vital for many teams--it’s win, or sit at home in January.   Sunday, Nov. 23: 1:00 pm: Detroit @ New En...

Silk Road Choyhona: A Culinary Dive into Uzbekistan

Silk Road Choyhona: A Culinary Dive into Uzbekistan

November 17, 2014


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    The Silk Road, located next to Giant on Quince Orchard Drive, is a plain looking restaurant compared to the ones normally found throughout town. What this restaurant lacks in reputation and flashiness, it makes up in a comfortably pleasant environment that invites explorers that are interes...

Reckless: More than a Christmas Fable

Reckless: More than a Christmas Fable

November 17, 2014


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Review: Reckless   Montgomery college wraps up its fall theatre season with Reckless. This erie and thought provoking show follows its star vehicle Rachel, played by Geocel Batista, as she experiences a life changing holiday run-in with a hitman.   Batista is practically on stage the whole run of th...

Review: Big Hero 6

Review: Big Hero 6

November 17, 2014


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      The creators of “Wreck-It Ralph” and “Frozen” have proven to be heroes once again with the production of their latest critically-acclaimed animation: Big Hero 6.   Big Hero 6 excelled its first week in the Box Office, and for good reason.   This action-f...

Daniel Decides: NFL Week 11

Daniel Decides: NFL Week 11

November 16, 2014


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NFL WEEK 11   Welcome to the first installment of Daniel Decides, your weekly dose of my football expertise on the premier games each week for the remaining NFL season. I will give you not only my take on who will win, but the score and the x-factors for each game as well. Enjoy my week 11 predic...

Review: Ouija

Review: Ouija

November 13, 2014


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  The Halloween horror season was brought to a close with the lackluster Ouija, which initially outshined expectations but then proved to be less than acceptable. The film follows Laine, played by Bates Motel’s Olivia Cooke, who turns to the board game, Ouija, after her best friend dies. She meets four other frie...

NFL Midseason Report

NFL Midseason Report

November 7, 2014


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2014-2015 NFL Midseason Report    It is hard to believe the NFL regular season is already halfway over. There have been many surprises thus far, including the Cowboys being as successful as they’ve been (their record is 6-3), the Lions and Dolphins having the dominant defenses of the league, and the struggle of the Bears, 49ers and ...

Review: Nightcrawler

Review: Nightcrawler

November 3, 2014


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  Jake Gyllenhaal gave his best case for an Academy Award since Brokeback Mountain as the sleazy Lou Bloom in Nightcrawler. The film follows Gyllenhaal as a driven sociopath in the landscape of Los Angeles’ news media. Freelancers who look for events of interests at the dead of night a...

Movie Review: Annabelle, Rent At Your Own Risk

Movie Review: Annabelle, Rent At Your Own Risk

October 29, 2014


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Recent television ads for the horror film, Annabelle, runs with the tagline, “Don’t see it alone.” Which should instead be amended to “Don’t see it at all.” Annabelle is the follow-up to 2013’s hit horror film, The Conjuring, and it shares more than a few things with the film. ...

2014 World Series Preview: Giants Take It In Six

2014 World Series Preview: Giants Take It In Six

October 21, 2014


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  This year’s World Series is one that is sure to be unique, which would be indicative of the entire postseason thus far. If someone were to say in the beginning of the season (let alone the beginning of the playoffs) that the Kansas City Royals would be playing in the World Series, you ...

Alt-J’s This Is All Yours: Expand Your Musical Pallette

Alt-J’s This Is All Yours: Expand Your Musical Pallette

October 21, 2014


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“This is All Yours”, Alt-J’s sophomore album, was released on September 22, 2014. Like their last album, it has a cluttered feel; between different sounds and different emotions. The album opens up with an other-worldly, acapella introduction, titled “Intro.” It slowly adds t...

The Drums Encyclopedia: 8/10

The Drums Encyclopedia: 8/10

October 20, 2014


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Eight out of ten hipsters would agree that “Encyclopedia” has the perfect amount of angst, sadness, and torment masked behind catchy guitar riffs and harmonious ramblings of the soul, to be considered completely ironic. Another masterpiece for the Brooklyn-based duo, The Drums. The album starte...

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