Sunday, September 22nd 2019

Gentrifying ‘South Park’

Francisco Olvera South Park continued its cultural and social commentary in this week’s episode titled "The City Part of Town." They continued to run the...

“The Birth of a Nation” Makes Up for Lack of Nuance with Beauty and...

Emmanuel Alcantar How do you review a film about a historical figure and horrific practice that occurred in the United States during the 1800’s? Some...

A ‘Fresh’ Take on Asian-Americans in Television

Gwen Wu Staff Writer Illustration by April Gau, Staff Illustrator All too often, network television is criticized for its lack of diversity, only to run out a...

Episode 1: The Bone Orchard Proves That “American Gods” Is in Good Hands

Emmanuel Alcantar Staff Writer If you’re a fan of Bryan Fuller, I’m sure that like me, you’ve been missing “Hannibal” these days. Although that show isn’t coming...

Fall Movie Preview: Films to Watch Before the Year Ends

Jennica Martin Staff Writer As the summer blockbuster season comes to an end and the Oscar season approaches, you might be wondering which movies are worth...

The End of a 17-Year Long Moment of Zen with Jon Stewart

David Wills Staff Writer Illustration by Silvia Quach, Staff Illustrator Jon Stewart is leaving The Daily Show. I know, I’m sad too. But we have to face...

Simpsons World: Maybe Not The “Worst. App. Ever.”

Coleman Gray Arts & Entertainment Editor Illustration by Amy Chase I wish I could tell you that the new Simpsons website and app, Simpsons World, will change...

Cinematic Time Capsule “Boyhood” Captures Real Life in a New Way

Kelsey Knorp IV Beat Reporter The day after I saw “Boyhood,” I found my thoughts intermittently returning to the film and the overall enjoyment that it...

A New ‘Star Trek’ Show is On the Frontier

Miguel Rodriguez Staff Writer Illustration by Andria Chen Space: the final frontier. These are the opening words to half of the Star Trek franchise. Its continuing mission:...

The Return of Pied Piper: ‘Silicon Valley’ Looks to Innovate and Diversify in Season...

Ethan Mendoza The second season of HBO’s tech sitcom Silicon Valley began earlier this month, adding another gem to HBO’s brilliant Sunday lineup, which includes...