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Top 5 Most Overrated Movies of Summer 2022

Top 5 Most Overrated Movies of Summer 2022

Alexandra Saffman August 25, 2022

Minions: The Rise of Gru Is it actually funny or is it just incomprehensible? Regardless, the Minions gave adolescent boys an unnecessary confidence boost and was big on orientalism. Go watch Despicable...

NFT…D – Not Fully Tangible Dream

NFT…D – Not Fully Tangible Dream

Alexandra Saffman August 25, 2022

The sale of non-fungible, i.e. unique and irreplaceable, tokens, more widely known as NFTs, continued to sink over the summer after peaking in sales in January of 2022. NFTs, at their most basic level,...

2022 Emmy Nominations

2022 Emmy Nominations

Alexandra Saffman August 25, 2022

America’s biggest awards show for excellence in television and emerging media, the Emmys, released record nominations this July, while simultaneously being called out by many for its potential snubs....

Abortion Access in a Post-Roe Wisconsin

Abortion Access in a Post-Roe Wisconsin

Alexandra Saffman August 25, 2022

After the US Supreme Court overruled Roe v. Wade in June 2022, abortion providers in Wisconsin were forced to shut down their practices in response to a 173-year-old state abortion ban. While this statute...

The Secret Artists of Kherson

The Secret Artists of Kherson

Alexandra Saffman August 25, 2022

Kherson is a small oblast situated on the Black Sea in southern Ukraine. Since the outbreak of the Russian-Ukrainian War this February, it has remained under fire. Amidst the destruction, Kherson’s secret...

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