Category: Opinions

Netflix Review: The Princess Switch

Netflix Review: The Princess Switch

Disclaimer: I am not one for cheesy Christmas movies, so if this review seems a tad more sardonic than it needs to be, take it with a pinch of salt. Released by Netflix on Nov. 16, The Princess Switch is a Christmas rom-com starring Vanessa Hudgens. She plays both Lady Margaret, a duchess who doesn’t...

Haunted house reviews

Haunted house reviews

* Lewisburg Haunted Cave: 5/5 skulls 💀 💀 💀 💀 💀 The Lewisburg Haunted Cave is the scariest haunted house I have been to this year. This haunt takes place underground in a real cave. This means that water may drip on you and you should wear shoes that you don’t mind getting muddy. The...

Opinion: Why the new year is scary

It the start of a new year, which for many only means “starting over” and for others nothing changes. This is because those with expectations of a random fresh start set themselves up to be let down. Think about it:  if December 31 is on a Tuesday and January 1 is on a Wednesday, New...

Opinion: the irony of the white walls of the Creative Arts Center

During the renovation of Wright State’s Creative Arts Center (CAC) last year, the building has been “modernized.” It has been transformed into an innovative center meant to sufficiently accommodate all the student artists who study and create here at Wright State University. A loose definition of modern architecture describes a design that ignores tradition. This...

Naked vs. nude

Intention is the determining factor when differentiating between “naked” and “nude.” Models pose “in the nude,” never “naked.” Naked is being exposed, it’s an untended exposure at that. Naked is also more vulnerable. It’s who we are when no one is near to observe us. Our truest state. Nude is what we show people when...

Album Feature: “Wretched Enough to Know Better” by “The Wretched Few”

Wright State University Alumni and associates band together to make music described as “funkadelic soul pop.” Their music lives up to its genre-twisting description in “Wretched Enough to Know Better.” The album opens with a proud declaration of local pride. The first track, “Dayton, Ohio,” is a funk rendition that describes city and its different...

UC cop indicted in shooting of Samuel DuBose

The grand jury of 12 Hamilton County citizens has reached a verdict regarding the fatal shooting of Samuel DuBose by University of Cincinnati Police Officer Ray Tensing – the charge is murder in the first-degree. Tensing, 25, was wearing a body camera issued by the city which caught the altercation with Dubose, 43, on tape....

10 Reasons to travel abroad

Everyone could use a little more vacation time, whether to travel across the world or just relax at home for a while. With the stress of trying to balance jobs, school and everyday activities, it turns out that spending some time away from home can have incredibly positive impacts on many aspects of anyone’s life....

Single on Valentine's Day? Make it special anyway!

                        Valentine’s Day is fast approaching, but not everyone feels the love. While many people are making reservations at fancy restaurants for dates with their significant others, many others are drowning in their insecurities of being single on a day that seems to celebrate...