The Weekender

The Human Element

11 months ago Rebecca Schamel Comments Off on The Human Element
Wednesday night, Oct. 24th, at Sandler Center for the Performing Arts in Virginia Beach, those who attended were treated to an eye-opening film premiere of James Balog entitled The Human Element.  If there was ever a doubt about the actual realism of climate change, this film should be viewed by everyone. There was a very Read More

Top 5 scary video games to play this Halloween

12 months ago Tony Tann Comments Off on Top 5 scary video games to play this Halloween
Halloween is upon us once again. Watching horror movies to get spooky for the season is such a cliche. The characters always make dumb decisions that leave you screaming “NO! WHY WOULD YOU DO THAT?”  Why watch someone else make dumb decisions when one can make dumb decisions themselves? Scary video games are just what Read More

After Fight Fiasco

12 months ago Terry Bosiako Comments Off on After Fight Fiasco
Khabib Nurmagomedov stunned the world when he defeated Connor McGregor at UFC 229 on Oct. 6 at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. This fight was considered as one of the biggest fights in the history of the sport and was highly demanded by UFC fans because of the different techniques both fighters are Read More

Google+ Goodbye

12 months ago Ashllee Spurlock Comments Off on Google+ Goodbye
Google is going to shut down its social media network Google plus, after suffering a disaster of a data breach exposing the information of a few thousand who used the network. According to the Crunch.com, a security bug allowed third-party developers to access user profile data since 2015 until discovered by Google in March of Read More

A simple review of ‘A Simple Favor’

1 year ago Ashllee Spurlock Comments Off on A simple review of ‘A Simple Favor’
Strong martinis, blunt words, incest, murder and pure confusion is what you can expect from seeing the film, “A Simple Favor.” “A Simple Favor” follows two women as they strike up an unlikely friendship that quickly develops to “best friends” title within a couple of days.                Blake Lively plays a sassy but yet mysterious Read More

Fashion Week faux pas

1 year ago Ashllee Spurlock Comments Off on Fashion Week faux pas
Every year during the first weeks of September the world’s biggest icons, critics, lovers and designers gather to see who and what is ripping the runway. Yes, Marlins,  another fashion week has come and gone, and we’re still daydreaming about the bralettes , bold animal prints and the brawls taking place during New York Fashion Read More

Yhandi season?

1 year ago Terry Bosiako Comments Off on Yhandi season?
Kanye West is set to release his 9th studio album “YHANDI” on September 29 2018. This album is being highly anticipated by his fans even though the rapper has already released 2 albums in June; “Ye” which was a solo album and “KIDS SEE GHOSTS” which was a collaborative album with Kid Cudi. West received Read More

Panther Power

1 year ago Terry Bosiako Comments Off on Panther Power
There have been issues with representation in Hollywood, the media and cinemas. Most movies lack diversity which can cloud some standards in society. Minority-cast movies, which are largely scarce in Hollywood, are important because they give hope to minority viewers. It also shows those who are underrepresented in film with role models and aspirational characters Read More

Apple Of My Eye

1 year ago Ashllee Spurlock Comments Off on Apple Of My Eye
When September rolls around, we can usually expect three things: class or school starting, Labor Day and the release of Apple’s latest device. On Sept. 12, 2018 Apple launched its next series of iPhone. Apple is releasing three iPhone X-styled devices. “I’m not excited about Apple’s release because they always come out with new iPhone Read More

Goodbye, White Rhino

2 years ago Austin Edmonds Comments Off on Goodbye, White Rhino
The white rhino will enter extinction after the last male passed away. Sudan, the world’s last male northern white rhinoceros has died. The 45-year-old rhino really began to struggle with age related issues as well as multiple infections before a veterinary team had to make the tough decision to euthanize Sudan. Sudan lived at the Read More