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Opinions: Staff members review Willie’s Hideout, AeroJuice and other local restaurants

Opinions: Staff members review Willie’s Hideout, AeroJuice and other local restaurants

Staff members review Willie’s Hideout, AeroJuice and other local restaurants… To watch the video, click here. Video news package by Zane Roberts, Newspaper Copy Editor, and Zach Zoeller, Staff Marketing Manager   [...]

Opinions: Staffer reviews new P!nk album

Opinions: Staffer reviews new P!nk album

P!nk is a singer notorious for her punk rock aesthetic and no care attitude, a singer who recruited her ex-husband for a music video and seemingly redefined what it meant to be a popstar. This P!nk [...]

Opinions: Staffer reviews new Apple iPhone products

Opinions: Staffer reviews new Apple iPhone products

At the end of the summer, Apple came out with three new products: the iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and the iPhone X. Should you upgrade to one of these new and improved products? That is [...]

Opinions Staffer shares opinion on new ‘Legend of Zelda’ video game

Video games are an addicting hobby that millions of people have been attracted to. They come in different “shapes” and “sizes,” from simple puzzle games to large-scale simulation games. Every year, thousands of games are released [...]

Review: Staffer picks favorite albums from 2016

Review: Staffer picks favorite albums from 2016

2016 is looked at by the general public as the worst year in a very long time. Celebrities died, politics were pervasive and iOS almost got rid of the peach emoji. But, because of this brew [...]

Opinions: Staff member enjoys new Blue Moose restaurant

Opinions: Staff member enjoys new Blue Moose restaurant

Many people find themselves fed up with the lack of cleanliness that is often shown in chain restaurants. One person in particular is the managing partner of the Blue Moose, Mike Arria. And, it is because [...]

Opinions: Staffer picks favorite movies from 2016

Opinions: Staffer picks favorite movies from 2016

Movies are a great way to relax. They can be based on books, they can be based on other movies, and most of them are good. In 2016, there were a lot of good movies, but [...]

Opinions:  Staff member reviews new Chainsmokers EP

Opinions: Staff member reviews new Chainsmokers EP

In 2014, The Chainsmokers became known around the world for their hit, “#SELFIE”. And, again, in 2015, they shook fans with the song “Roses” (featuring ROZES). Now, The Chainsmokers have done it again, but this time [...]

Opinions:  ‘Arrival’ leaves staff member searching for answers

Opinions: ‘Arrival’ leaves staff member searching for answers

“If you could see your whole life from start to finish, would you change things?” This is the question that has been stuck in my head since I left the Manhattan movie theater. When I saw [...]

Opinions:  Harry Potter fanatic reviews new spin-off movie

Opinions: Harry Potter fanatic reviews new spin-off movie

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them is a Harry Potter spinoff film that focuses on a brand new lead character, Newt Scamander, played by Eddie Redmayne, an interestingly awkward British wizard who travels to New [...]

Opinions:  Staff member recaps favorite show, ‘Game of Thrones’

Opinions: Staff member recaps favorite show, ‘Game of Thrones’

Stab, stab, stab. You think you know what show I am talking about? Yes, I am talking about “Game of Thrones,” the most critically acclaimed show on television. Last season, we saw a lot of plot [...]

Opinions:  Staffer reviews the latest season of ‘The Walking Dead’

Opinions: Staffer reviews the latest season of ‘The Walking Dead’

“You can breathe. You can blink. You can cry.” “The Walking Dead” season premiere is finally out. “Walking Dead” fans have been waiting all summer for Season 7 of AMC’s “The Walking Dead,” and they got [...]

Opinions:  Staff member shares first rock concert experience

Opinions: Staff member shares first rock concert experience

My brother and I were sitting in the car, waiting for the AC/DC concert on Feb. 28, 2016, which was my first “real” concert. When we got to Kansas City, my friends and their parents were [...]

Opinion: Staffer reviews new pizza joint in Aggieville

Opinion: Staffer reviews new pizza joint in Aggieville

If there is something almost any person can enjoy, it has to be pizza. As of Feb. 19, area residents can now enjoy pizza at another place in Aggieville, Pie 5. Walking into the building, anyone [...]

Opinion: Staff member raves about ‘Eddie the Eagle’

Eddie has worked his whole life for this one moment. Through all of the challenges he has faced, it has finally come true for him. The new movie Eddie the Eagle is a true story of [...]

Opinions: Staff member reviews new Ferrell/Wahlberg film

Opinions: Staff member reviews new Ferrell/Wahlberg film

Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg are both known for humorous roles in movies, such as the hit, The Other Guys, an action/comedy. However, their newest movie together, Daddy’s Home took a turn, when you see them [...]

Opinions: Staffer enjoys late-night showing of ‘Star Wars’

Opinions: Staffer enjoys late-night showing of ‘Star Wars’

All Star Wars geeks have waited for this day to come. Star Wars: The Force Awakens has finally been released. Many of the force followers watched this movie on the opening weekend of Dec. 15, 2015, [...]

Opinions: ‘The Longest Ride’ tells captivating love story

Opinions: ‘The Longest Ride’ tells captivating love story

As a love story in the present and a love story in the past collide paths, viewers can see how love can truly withstand the test of time. In the movie The Longest Ride, the story [...]

Opinions: ‘Home’ by Dreamworks impresses staff member

Opinions: ‘Home’ by Dreamworks impresses staff member

When a misfit alien is trying to escape and a teenage girl is trying to find her mom, they suddenly cross paths in the movie Home, which premiered March 27. The movie stars The Big Bang [...]

Opinions: PepperJax Grill needs more variety, more advertising

Opinions: PepperJax Grill needs more variety, more advertising

PepperJax Grill first was opened in 2002 in Omaha, Neb., by Gary and Linda Rohwer. Since then, it has grown to 28 locations, all around the Midwest area. They are supposedly best known for their Philly [...]