The Weekender

Are video games a sport?

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ANDREW MULLEN Arts & Entertainment Editor The question of whether or not video games are a sport has been surrounding the gaming community for years now, but has accumulated more interest in recent months with the emergence of new fans. The topic is widely talked about among news sources and bloggers around the world, and Read More

Magical blast to the ‘Potter’ past

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EMILY GIBSON Staff Writer J.K Rowling announces plans to expand the wizarding world in new film. “Mr. and Mrs. Dursley, of number four, Privet Drive, were proud to say 
that they were perfectly normal, thank you very much. They were the last 
people you’d expect to be involved in anything strange or mysterious, 
because they Read More

Create something beautiful

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ANDREW MULLEN Arts & Entertainment Editor Virginia Wesleyan has an art magazine, and it needs you! Is your brain currently moving at two hundred miles per hour or faster, churning out ideas about short stories, poetry and photographs at a ridiculously fast pace and forcing you to feel the seemingly insatiable need for some type Read More

Twerk Miley, twerk

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EMILY GIBSON Staff Writer The media can be seen as a buffet of expectations, stereotypes, morals and hypocrisy where people are allowed to pick and choose which rules apply to each particular situation. Most of the time, the objects of scrutiny seem random. What makes me angry, and why I am writing this article, is Read More

“The Walking Dead” rise again this fall

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GLENN ROSE Staff Writer We all like to talk about what we would do if the zombie apocalypse happened. It is fun to think that you would stay alive until they fixed it, and turns into a battle hardened piece of awesome with those bullet belts they wear in war movies and maybe some badass Read More

‘Les Miserables’ opens at the Chrysler Tuesday

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Rachel Balsley Editor-in-Chief Even if you hadn’t heard of Les Miserables before it was turned into a hit movie, you probably have now that it is a musical on a national tour. The tour brings the incredible show here this coming week, opening at Chrysler Hall Tuesday April 26 through May 1. Showing at various Read More

‘Suddenly Last Summer’ this spring

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Rachel Balsley Editor-in-Chief When you walk into the theatre to see the spring production of “Suddenly Last Summer,” you will not be greeted by a gut busting script you may be used to. Prepare yourselves for the darkness. Tennessee William’s script is somewhat abnormal and very heavy, leaving you questioning life rather than wiping tears Read More

Cirque du Soleil amazes Hampton Roads

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Shanisha Branch Staff Writer Dazzling, eye-popping, jaw-dropping and just plain fun is what describes Cirque du Soleil’s “Quidam.” This worldwide traveling circus came to Hampton Roads at Old Dominion University’s Ted Constant Convocation Center. The event showed for four days, usually with two show times. From a headless stranger with a blue bowler hat to Read More

Delta Rae Collaborates With Lindsey Buckingham of Fleetwood Mac on “If I Loved You”

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Premiere Official Video for On RollingStone.com Delta Rae recently had the opportunity to collaborate with one of their heroes. They teamed up with Lindsey Buckingham of Fleetwood Mac, their all-time favorite band, who played guitar on the re-recorded version of their new single, “If I Loved You.” Pretty sweet. The band released the new video Read More

The sounds of spring: As the new season arrives, fresh music follows suit.

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Kadija Corinaldi Staff Writer “Drake! I think it’s called ‘Nothing Was the Same,’ ” said sophomore Brandon McLain when asked what upcoming album he was looking forward to the most. Though Drake seems to be the most popular, there are many other hip hop and rap albums coming out in the next couple of months. Read More