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How to Be Single

By Danielle McNab // Contributing Writer In How to Be Single, the heavenly-looking New York City that no American rom-com would be complete without is back again. However, no captivating night skyline or marshmallow-y snow is enough to hide its clichéd storylines. The movie’s wild one-liners from Pitch Perfect star Rebel Wilson are just about …

Deadpool

When the very first chords of Juice Newton’s “Angel of the Morning” begins to play in the opening ‘credits’ of Deadpool, and we catch a glimpse of Ryan Reynolds Sexiest Man of the Year PEOPLE cover in the midst of some slow-mo action, a suspension of disbelief enters the minds of everyone watching. But instead of …

Spotlight

Unless you’ve been living under a rock the past few months, you should be aware that a state of emergency was declared for Flint, Michigan, in January. Over a year ago, the water supply there was contaminated when Flint River’s corrosive water caused lead from aging pipes to contaminate the water supply, causing extreme health conditions and resulting …

If you missed the 22nd Screen Actors Guild awards this past Saturday night, you missed the best awards show we’ve seen so far. After a disappointing and odd night at the Golden Globes, the SAG awards had a lot to amend. And amend it did. “Ladies and Gentlemen, welcome to diverse TV,” actor Idris Elba said as he …

Mad Max stunt

Let’s face it: fewer people, excluding the actors themselves, actually care about the Screen Actors Guild awards. With it having less flash and fanfare, some casual award-show fans may not even know what the SAG is. It’s not even as long running as its esteemed cousins, the Emmy Awards, the Oscars and, yes, even the Golden …

Steve Carell Ryan Gosling The Big Short

(Spoiler alert, but not really because you probably already know about the market crash in 2008) The Big Short, director Adam Mckay’s attempt to make an interesting movie out of one of the more confusing events in recent history, turned the 2008 housing market crisis into the best movie to come out in at least …