Roman Polanski’s new work, “The Ghost Writer,” is a suspenseful political thriller that engages and provokes the viewer throughout. The film has unfortunately gained notoriety because of Polanski’s legal troubles in Switzerland and the United States. Regardless of his past indiscretions, Polanski’s skills behind the camera are undisputed.
I remember when Steven Karp was a freshman at UNEC and he lost his virginity to his floormate Lizzie on “Undeclared.” This makes me remember when Lindsay Weir decided to hang with the freaks at William McKinley High School in “Freaks and Geeks.
Carrie Underwood undeniably has a cute, folksy charm. Listeners (and watchers) are instantly able to identify with her, especially when compared to other modern divas that seem psychotic and distant from reality (re. Britney Spears). She also has a fantastic voice that can be very powerful and stirring. Unfortunately, being cute and having a great […]
Just saying the word ‘W.I.L.D.’ at Wash. U. is guaranteed to make students laugh, giggle and sometimes bow their heads in awkward shame. What is it about this biannual music festival that makes students at Wash. U. feel like Jack Donaghy in a room full of money and powerful Republicans?
After listening to Matisyahu’s newest album “Light,” it would be reasonable to ask what part of Jamaica he is from. But Matisyahu is not from Jamaica. His only connection to Jamaica is that he may have enjoyed its favorite herb while being a Phish groupie during the 90s. Instead, Matisyahu is a middle-class kid from […]
Jack Donaghy: Lemmon, I’m impressed! You’re beginning to think like a businessman Liz Lemmon: A Business “Woman” Jack Donaghy: I don’t think that’s a word Dearest Jack (or as Don Geiss likes to say Jacky-Boy), I am writing this letter not to testify how you’ve helped make “30 Rock” one of the […]
The biggest disappointment about The Game’s (aka Jayceon Taylor’s) new album, “L.A.X,” is its schizophrenic nature.