American Horror Story Returns to FX This Fall

Leo Rocha, Staff Writer

September 30, 2015


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The highly rated show American Horror Story (AHS) will be returning for its fifth season on Oct. 7, 2015. AHS was created by Ryan Murphy (Glee) in 2011 as an anthology series. Every season has a different storyline, setting and cast of characters. Past seasons include Murder House, Asylum, Coven, and Freaksh...

Keep Austin City Limits Weird This Weekend

Bianca Javery, Staff Writer

September 30, 2015


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Austin City Limits (ACL) is a two weekend long music festival that occurs every year during the fall, where fans come from all over Texas to join in on music, food and fun. This year ACL will take place during the weekends of Oct. 2 and Oct. 9. Tickets to attend the event went up for sale early May...

Anticipated Movies for the Fall

Sana Hameed, Staff Writer

September 30, 2015


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October is almost here, and with its arrival comes several new movies to the box office, ranging from thrilling horror flicks, which may have you checking your closet for a “supernatural” presence, to inspiring feature films on achieving personal success. Grab a friend and a tub of popcorn, and venture...

Apple Strikes Again

Talia Kussman, Senior Editor

September 29, 2015


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Watch out Apple customers, there is a new update for the Apple Watch arriving in the fall with advanced features and huge changes. The original watch was released in 2014, but since then, the internet has exploded with critics and reviews on this fancy gadget. Have no fear, Apple is currently in the...

Things to Do Around Dallas

Janice Zhou, Senior Editor

May 15, 2015


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Galapagos 3D: Nature’s Wonderland (film) When: Oct. 8, 2014 - May 21, 2015 Where: Perot Museum of Nature and Science Price: $6-$8 Narrated by Jeff Corwin, this film shows the remote volcanic islands known as the Galapagos. This wonderland of nature has a remarkable collection of plants...

Defeating the Huns in Live Action

Defeating the Huns in Live Action

Marisa Pisterzi, Staff Writer

May 15, 2015


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Walt Disney’s animated classic film, Mulan, became an instant success when the cartoon was released in 1998. A recent announcement has been made that Disney bought a script from writers Elizabeth Martin and Lauren Hynek for a live-action rendition of the classic cartoon hit. Adaptations of Mulan...

Rooster Teeth Finds Success With YouTube

Kaid Walters, Staff Writer

May 15, 2015


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Production company and YouTube phenomena Rooster Teeth (RT) have been busy this year. They are known for the longest running animated web series Red vs. Blue (RvB) as well as the YouTube channel Achievement Hunter (AH) that post Lets Plays. The company started April 1, 2003, when the first episode...

One Direction Minus One

One Direction Minus One

Kaid Walters, Staff Writer

May 15, 2015


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On March 25, One Direction member Zayn Malik announced that he was leaving the band. Originally, it was stated that Malik wanted a break from the world tour the group is currently on, but later according to a letter posted to the group’s Facebook page, he explained that he was leaving for good and...

Rock Music Takes Dallas

Taylor Watkins, Staff Writer

April 7, 2015


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As one of the biggest alternative music festivals in the country, people have high expectations for this year’s Edgefest. Edgefest 2015, sponsored by iHeartRadio, is the 25th Edgefest in history and will take place on April 25 at Toyota Stadium in downtown Dallas. Some bands that Edgefest will feature...

New to the Silver Screen

New to the Silver Screen

Bianca Javery, Staff Writer

April 7, 2015


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What does a mall cop whose vacation has to wait, a dead girl out for vengeance, superheroes fighting off evil, an a capella group taking the stage and a boy looking for a girl and maybe more have in common? They will all be hitting the big screen in the upcoming months. In Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2, ...

Sony Has Rights to New Movie

Kaid Walters, Staff Writer

April 7, 2015


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Fans of Marvel’s Spider-Man grew very excited on Feb. 9 when Marvel announced that the beloved character would be making an appearance in an upcoming Marvel movie. The movie is speculated to be either Avengers: Age of Ultron or Captain America: Civil War. Until recently, only Sony Pictures had the...

Things to do Around Dallas

Jennifer Cotter, Senior Editor

April 7, 2015


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2015 Children’s Red Balloon Run and Ride When: April 25 Where: Children’s Medical Center Plano, 7601 Preston Rd., Plano Price: Adults - $35 This is a fundraiser produced by Passion for Children’s. There are many different ways to participate in this fundraiser, including running in a 5K o...

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