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B TOO

Restaurant Review: B Too

February 24, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

1324 14th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20005 | Cuisine: Belgian | $$ | ★★★★★ A place for adventurous and traditionalist Georgetown brunchgoers alike, B Too offers a plethora of equally enticing brunch classics with fresh ingredients and time-honored brunch food with a Belgian twist. Nestled on 14th Street right outside LoganRead More

RELIEF IN ABSTRACT

Concert Review: XXYYXX

February 24, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

Many old-school DJs lament the lack of skill and creativity of their newer counterparts. As technology has advanced, mixing and beat-matching has become easier than ever, meaning that the bar for entry into deejaying is low. This situation has created a glut of overhyped DJs who play pre-produced sets andRead More

STRUMS & STRIDES

Strums & Strides Hits Antarctica

February 24, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

Studying at Georgetown’s School of Medicine is not an easy task. Running marathons on every continent, including Antarctica, is another feat entirely. However, for Nick Stukel (GRD ’18, MED ’18), these very challenges are at the heart of his initiative: Strums & Strides. Stukel, also a Master of Business AdministrationRead More

Letters from the White House

Letters from the White House

February 24, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

The head of state. The commander-in-chief. The leader of the free world. The president of the United States is referred to by many titles, but none quite encapsulate Americans’ relationship with their elected leader — sometimes tenuous, sometimes deferential, but always intrigued. Unbeknownst to most students, an intimate glimpse atRead More

Album Review: ‘Zombies on Broadway’

Album Review: ‘Zombies on Broadway’

February 24, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

★★★★★ Singer-songwriter Andrew McMahon’s greatest mainstream success came with the release of his debut solo album “Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness,” whose standout single “Cecilia and the Satellite” saw enough airplay that most listeners are likely to recognize it. Formerly the vocalist and songwriter of indie rock band Something CorporateRead More

HIGH-FUNCTIONING FAILURE: Unpacking the Art of Smart

HIGH-FUNCTIONING FAILURE: Unpacking the Art of Smart

February 24, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

If you have ever heard someone say, “You know, it is actually whom,” then you are well-versed in the wild and wacky world of pseudo-intellectuality. Being smart is difficult. It requires hours of reading, writing and the occasional soliloquy — I do not actually know what this word means, butRead More

Album Review: ‘Future’

Album Review: ‘Future’

February 24, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

 ★★★☆☆ Those who listen to hip-hop artist Future generally fall into two camps: They either love him, or they hate him. Critics cite his style of “mumble rap” and monotony as reasons for their dislike of his music, but many faithful fans simply enjoy the rapper’s music and cannotRead More

Celebrating Student Plays: DBMOAF

Celebrating Student Plays: DBMOAF

February 24, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

In collaboration with Georgetown’s Department of Performing Arts, the Mask and Bauble Dramatic Society presents the Donn B. Murphy One Acts Festival. Celebrating its 31st edition, the festival took place Feb. 16 to 18 and Feb. 23 to 25 at 8 p.m. at Poulton Hall Stage III. Featuring two playsRead More

BLUMHOUSE PRODUCTIONS

Movie Review: ‘Get Out’

February 24, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

★★★★★ In his directorial debut, Jordan Peele, one of the comedic minds behind Comedy Central’s acclaimed “Key & Peele,” shocks audiences with the racially charged horror film “Get Out.” Peele, who also wrote the script, incorporates some of his dark humor into the production, which premiered at the Sundance FilmRead More

ON TAP: Spicing Up Chai at Pansaari

ON TAP: Spicing Up Chai at Pansaari

February 24, 2017 at 6:00 am 0 comments

For visitors sitting with legs crossed on the floor, surrounded by an array of earth-toned spice jars, there is a palpable rebalancing energy that emits throughout Pansaari. Looking around, it seems that you may very well be in India — in someone’s home or at a street store. This isRead More