The Phantom of the Opera

Molly Huibregtse, Staff Writer

December 8, 2018

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  The Phantom of Opera was at the Orpheum Theatre from November 21st  through December 2nd as part of the Broadway Across America series/tour. Since first opening in October of 1986, The Phantom of the Opera has captiva...

Ika Restaurant Review

December 7, 2018

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Ika Ramen and Izakaya is an Authentic Asian eatery that specializes in Japanese cuisine. The restaurant intermixes Japanese culture with attitudes influenced by African American culture and lies in a strip of Benson that probably...

Review: The Miseducation of Cameron Post

Molly Ashford, Editor-in-Chief

November 27, 2018

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The Miseducation of Cameron Post, the latest major film depicting LGBTQ+ youth to debut, is a heart-wrenching portrayal of conversion therapy set in the 1990’s. Throughout the short movie, the audience follows Cameron Post, an...

Review: The Haunting of Hill House

Molly Ashford, Editor-in-Chief

November 27, 2018

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Creating a new 10-episode series out of the acclaimed Haunting of Hill House novel, Netflix and director Mike Flanagan have brought the supernatural thriller to life. Despite Netflix’s consistent mediocracy in the realm of horro...

Review: Netflix horror drama show, Elite

Mackenzie Coughlin, Staff Writer

November 26, 2018

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If looking for a new dramatic, horror, and action filled show to binge watch this fall season, Netflix’s Spanish series Elite could be just the one. This one-season series dropped to Netflix in early October and has gotten o...

Attack-A-Taco Vegan Taco Truck

Rozlyn Olson, Staff Writer

November 19, 2018

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Usually found sitting on the outskirts of the parking lot of the Natural Grocers on 78th and Dodge, Attack-A-Taco is sweet place for some really good food with an uncommon twist. Everything they serve is vegan, organic, and en...

Beautiful Boy review

Malcolm Durfee O'Brien, Managing Editor

November 16, 2018

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Beautiful Boy was released on October 12, 2018. It stars Timothee Chalamet and Steve Carell and was directed by Felix Van Groeningen. It was based on a book of the same name by David Sheff. Like the book, the film chronicles Sh...

High hopes for “Big Mouth” season two

Emma Whaley, Executive Editor

November 13, 2018

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The Netflix original cartoon Big Mouth is disgustingly funny. And I mean disgusting in the best way possible. The second season of the comedy is no less funny than the first. The adult cartoon circles around a group of middle...

Omaha’s Foreign Food Trifecta

Rozlyn Olson, Staff Writer

November 8, 2018

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Accurately placed in “Little Italy,” Via Farina offers a unique dining experience that seems to drop you right into a modern Italian restaurant, five thousand miles away. Via Farina offers a relaxed environment with contemporary...

Sea Witch by: Sarah Henning

Molly Huibregtse, Staff Writer

November 7, 2018

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Have you ever wondered how Disney villains became their infamous selves and how they would justify their wicked deeds? Sarah Hennings answers these questions in her novel, Sea Witch, using magic, flashbacks, and first-person narration...

The World as It Is review

Malcolm Durfee O'Brien, Managing Editor

October 2, 2018

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Over the Summer, a flood of books written by ex-Obama administration officials were released. One of these was former Deputy National Security Advisor for Communications and Speechwriting Ben Rhode’s The World as It Is. The book...

Sweetener Review

Kween Alabi, Staff Writer

October 1, 2018

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May 2, 2018, Singer, Songwriter Ariana Grande announced her latest album ‘Sweetener’ was to be released August 17, 2018. The singer’s return to music after the terrorist attack at her Manchester Concert in 2017. Grande’s f...

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