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The Mandalorian Returns

Last October, fans of the Star Wars franchise waited patiently for the debut of a new Star Wars spin-off series: The Mandalorian. Little was known about the eight episode series, except for the general idea that the show would follow the adventures of a member of a well known race of galaxy bounty hunters. Needless […]

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Baby Yoda (how a return to basics sometimes works)

Just two years ago, Star Wars: The Last Jedi was released into theaters, and one might have thought the Star Wars franchise would up and die like a snotty child so carried away with their own amusement that they forgot they were poking a live bear known as the cosmically committed Star Wars fanbase. Fires […]

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Streaming services +

This month, both Apple and Disney launched their respective streaming services Apple TV+ and Disney+, hence the title of this article. Disney+ is so popular that the service failed to stream for thousands of viewers on launch day. As cable dies and streaming services rise, we are entering a new phase of entertainment, streaming services […]

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Championship title ends Pallet Town’s 22-year conference drought

After 22 years, one of the greatest underdogs in history has managed to win their first official league title. The team struggled in the final round of the intense competition, but their determination finally managed to carry them to victory. It was an emotional victory made more touching amidst rumors that the coach would be […]

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Blaster’s Culture Corner

Captain Marvel Following its massive setup in 2018’s Avengers: Infinity War, Captain Marvel, starring Brie Larson, Samuel L. Jackson, Ben Mendelsohn, and Jude Law, jumps back to the 90s to follow the story of Carol Danvers and her journey as the universe’s most powerful hero fighting to stop a galactic war in its tracks. Between […]

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Oscars’ Blunders Make for Good Show

The 2017 Oscars were filled with blunders, records, and tears. While no Oscars show has ever gone off without a hitch, this year was the worst recorded with two major snafus. The first, which has been all over the news, was the false declaration of La La Land as the winner of Best Picture, the […]

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Netflix Introduces A Series of Unfortunate Events

Netflix has released a brand new Netflix Original Series which brings with it a lot of potential for disaster or redemption. The new interpretation of, A Series of Unfortunate Events, which recently arrived on Netflix was met with an initially mixed reaction. Many people considered the previous movie adaptation to be a terrible portrayal of […]

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Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD Continues to Season 3

Perpetually at the head of box offices globally, Marvel movies sprinkle in a slight dash of excitement to a world that can sometimes seem a bit dull and gray. To be completely honest, sometimes it’s easy to believe every last one of the Avengers is real. Imagine the excitement when they announced that one of […]

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The Flash Makes a Second Lap

The explosive and action-packed second season of The Flash premiered on Oct. 6, 2015, to the joy of many fans who have long awaited the show’s return.  It picked up the plot six months after the shattering conclusions of season one, answering questions that the dramatic cliff-hanger posed last season.  Viewers learn the fates of […]

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The Return of Doctor Who

Most will agree that it is soothing to slowly slip back into watching an old favorite show, especially when episodes resume their predictable schedule of airing each week. One could liken it to the feeling of putting on that first pair of fuzzy socks at the start of autumn – exciting, long awaited, and comfortable. […]