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British Boy Band Steals Hearts

4/5 stars   Every girl has had an obsession with a group of young, talented and attractive male singers. This timeless group, the boy band, dominates her iTunes, and she collects all kinds of items with their faces printed on it. Though these days may be over for some, women[Read More…]

by November 9, 2012 0 comments The Guide

Money Problems Make Life Miserable

As the great prolific lyricist Calvin Cordozar “Snoop Dogg” Broadus Jr. once profoundly stated, “I’ve got my mind on my money, and my money on my mind.” Yes, it’s true, loyal readers: I’ve let my fast-paced lifestyle catch up with me, and it’s time to take a step back, empty the piggy jar and[Read More…]

by November 9, 2012 0 comments The Guide

Original Plays Flaunt Student Artistry

After a few months at school and one too many late nights in Lau, it’s easy to get Georgetown’s abbreviations muddled together. Too much precious brainpower is used trying to decipher these abridged code names, so I paid little attention when advertisements for the “DBMOAF”show started appearing around campus. But as I realized[Read More…]

by November 9, 2012 0 comments The Guide

Dancers Light Stage on Fire in New Show

Even in this age of gender equality, the modern woman is a conundrum of sorts. In addition to her roles as a mother, a sister, a friend and a lover, women often finds themselves trying to strike a balance between the strong qualities perceived as masculine,and the loving, compassionate seen[Read More…]

by November 9, 2012 0 comments Opinion

High Quality Television: Not Just on Cable

Most people are aware of the fact that much of television’s quality programming currently airs on cable and not on broadcast networks.  In an unprecedented TV occurrence, all six of this year’s Emmy nominations for best drama came from cable networks. But is this really because all of the true[Read More…]

by November 9, 2012 0 comments The Guide

Chicago Band Rises to the Top

4/5 stars   There’s nothing better than watching an incredible band ascend to fame, which is exactly what Chicago-based Kids These Days is doing. With diverse influences, their debut album Traphouse Rock, produced by Wilco’s Jeff Tweedy, provides an array of musical styles. This album showcases the band’s remarkable talents, ranging from the sultry,[Read More…]

by November 9, 2012 0 comments The Guide

The Evolution of the Cover Song Genre

Despite the fact that I’ve taken a grand total of zero science courses and that I have been known to pass out when getting shots, I still haven’t come to terms with the reality that none of my parents’ medical talent has rubbed off on me. In an attempt to[Read More…]

by November 9, 2012 0 comments The Guide

Shaking Things Up

James Bond is back — and he’s here to stay. After four long years since Quantum of Solace — and even longer since Daniel Craig’s debut performance in Casino Royale— Agent 007 returns in Skyfall. Directed by Sam Mendes,Skyfall blends the classic James Bond experience with a modern twist. I was able to be a[Read More…]

by November 9, 2012 0 comments Arts & Entertainment, The Guide

SCRIBBLES OF A MADMAN

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by August 30, 2012 0 comments Multimedia

TV Health Expert Comes to Hoyawood

Although less than a year old, Hoyawood is building a bridge between Hollywood and Washington. A newly formed organization, led by President Reilly Dowd (SFS ’12) and Vice President Elle Leonsis(COL ’14), Hoyawood aims to connect the entertainment industry with Hoyas through events such as documentary screenings and guest panel discussions. This week, Hoyawood is hosting its inaugural speaker event[Read More…]

by March 16, 2012 0 comments The Guide