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Upcoming concerts in our area

Upcoming concerts in our area

January 12, 2018

With a new year comes new concerts. Whether one goes alone or with friends, these concerts within D.C., Maryland, and Virginia will be sure to put one in a good mood. While they vary in price and style, a...

The scoop behind Vine 2

The scoop behind Vine 2

January 12, 2018

In 2013, the popular video entertainment app, Vine, was launched to the public and became an instant success. It became the most downloaded free app of 2013, and grew exponentially over three years, gaining 200 m...

Battlefield students make GRAMMY predictions

Battlefield students make GRAMMY predictions

January 12, 2018

The GRAMMY Awards are one of the most prestigious musical accomplishments with artists featured in 84 different categories, showcasing the diverse artistic expressions developed throughout the past year. Of th...

The growth of fantasy sports

The growth of fantasy sports

October 31, 2017

Fantasy sports are taking over the nation. According to businessinsider.com, there will be an estimated 56.8 million who will be playing fantasy sports this year in the US and Canada alone. These numbers are on an upward trend; this y...

Finn Wolfhard leaves talent agency

Finn Wolfhard leaves talent agency

October 31, 2017

Finn Wolfhard, star of the hit show ‘Stranger Things’ and the movie ‘It’ has recently left his talent agency after making sexual assault allegations. APA (Agency for the Performing Arts) has fi...

Upcoming Halloween movies

Upcoming Halloween movies

September 29, 2017

With the Halloween season coming along fast, thrillseekers are eagerly awaiting new horror movies that will send shivers down their spine. Fear fanatics will be freaked over the upcoming releases in O...

Upcoming highly anticipated T.V. shows

Upcoming highly anticipated T.V. shows

September 7, 2017

Fall time is renowned for the back to school season, the weather getting cooler, the leaves outside displaying a wide variety of colors, and curling up in a blanket with some tea after completing the d...

Hamilton: An American Musical- The playwright and writer behind it

Hamilton: An American Musical- The playwright and writer behind it

April 25, 2017

  The national hit created by Lin-Manuel Miranda premiered in January of 2015 at the Public Theatre in New York City. Hamilton: An American Musical is an idea originally thought of as a musical by Mira...

Streaming T.V. shows

Streaming T.V. shows

August 24, 2017

Streaming is on a whole new level when it comes to the future of cable T.V.. Two of the most popular streaming sites: Netflix and Hulu have become well-known to the vast majority of the world. Although...

The most iconic Twitter celebrity wars

The most iconic Twitter celebrity wars

August 23, 2017

Founded in 2006, Twitter is an online social media site that allows users to post and interact with other people’s tweets. According to Statista, as of 2017, Twitter has an average of 328 million active ...

The first African American “Bachelorette”

The first African American “Bachelorette”

March 27, 2017

Since its 2002 debut season, aside from Juan Pablo Galavis, a latino bachelor, The Bachelor has only consisted of white contestants and winners. The same goes for its spinoff show, The Bachelorette, which s...

Animated maturity

Animated maturity

May 2, 2017

Traditionally, animation is seen as a children’s medium by the public. While early cartoons were played in cinemas for audiences of all ages to watch, animation became stigmatized when released on th...

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