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Opinion

REVIEW: The Loneliest Time

REVIEW: The Loneliest Time

Mallory Thompson November 13, 2022

Carly Rae Jepsen’s “The Loneliest Time'' consists of 13 undeniably refined tracks inspired by 80s and 90s dance floor sounds. While a large change from Jepsen’s first five albums, this record...

Donuts and menu rest on table at Taylor’s Donuts new location.

REVIEW: Taylor’s Donut

Evan White November 11, 2022

Who doesn’t love a fresh donut in the morning? Here is a review conducted by FSJournalism staffers of the newest donut shop in Lawrence. Taylor’s Donuts at 1827 Louisiana Street is located across...

ALBUM REVIEW: You Signed Up For This

ALBUM REVIEW: You Signed Up For This

Mallory Thompson November 10, 2022

“I’m twenty and probably upset right now,” Maisie Peters sings to open her debut album “You Signed Up For This” released last year in August. This is the kind of tongue-in-cheek, silly and odd...

Although it may seem unimportant, this conversation between two teenagers is sometimes a relatively casual approach for them to initiate a hookup.

OPINION: The Problem with Hookup Culture

Cici Hunter October 31, 2022

Within the past couple of decades, a trend has developed. As the current generation becomes more permissive and progressive, so do their ideals on sex. Hook up culture has taken hold of the current generations...

ALBUM REVIEW: Midnights by Taylor Swift

ALBUM REVIEW: Midnights by Taylor Swift

Evan White and Lilly Wall October 21, 2022

After many long, sleepless nights of self-reflecting, music artist Taylor Swift dropped her tenth studio album on Oct. 21 titled “Midnights”, at 12 a.m. EST. After back-to-back release of albums and...

ALBUM REVIEW: Few Good Things by Saba

ALBUM REVIEW: Few Good Things by Saba

Karmina Douglas March 10, 2022

Released on Feb. 4, “Few Good Things” by Saba is a hip-hop and neo-soul album that explores reaching happiness and learning about oneself. From a lyrical standpoint, one of the tracks that explores...

MOVIE REVIEW: I Care a Lot

MOVIE REVIEW: I Care a Lot

Nate Ankenbauer, Reporter February 26, 2021

When a shady legal guardian lands in hot water after trying to scam an old woman who has ties to a powerful gangster. I Care a Lot stars Rosamund Pike (Gone Girl) Peter Dinklage (Game of Thrones) Dianne...

A list of films that are coming to HBO Max this year

A list of films that are coming to HBO Max this year

Nate Ankenbauer February 22, 2021

In December of 2020 Warner Brothers announced every film they had released in 2021 would go to theatres and HBO Max for free on the same day. The films will be available to stream on HBO Max for 30 days...

MOVIE REVIEW: The Little Things

MOVIE REVIEW: The Little Things

Nate Ankenbauer, Reporter February 15, 2021

The Little Things stars Denzel Washngton as old chiseled cop Deke, Rami Malek as young upcoming Detective Baxter, and Jared Leto as Albert Sparma.  Deputy Sheriff Deke joins forces with Baxter to try...

All of David Fincher’s Movies Ranked

Nate Ankenbauer, Reporter February 5, 2021

11. Alien 3  Easily dead last is Fincher’s film debut Alien 3. This film shoots itself in the foot in the first 10 minutes by completely betraying the themes of the superior previous films–Alien...

TV SERIES REVIEW: WandaVision

TV SERIES REVIEW: WandaVision

Nate Ankenbauer, Reporter February 1, 2021

Just over two years ago everyone and their grandma packed into theatres to watch the Avengers take on Thanos and restore balance to the whole universe. We went from Avengers: Endgame breaking the box office...

MOVIE REVIEW: Run (2020)

MOVIE REVIEW: Run (2020)

Nate Ankenbauer, Reporter December 15, 2020

“Run” is a American thriller horror mystery film directed by Aneesh Chaganty. Ever since Aneesh Chaganty stellar directorial debut with movie ‘Searching (2018),’ film fans all around the world...

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