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Shang Chi, portrayed by Simu Liu, is the protagonist of the movie.

“Shang-Chi” follows the typical Marvel plot-arc, but still manages to stand out

Ellie Levine , Reporter September 9, 2021

“Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings” is the 25th movie installation in the Marvel Cinematic Universe and one of their best origin stories to date. The film follows the character Shang-Chi, portrayed...

Wests 10th album, Donda, which dropped on August 29, consists of  27 songs

After a tumultuous release, Kanye West’s long-anticipated “Donda” is worth the wait

Ari Werbin-Gradel , Reporter September 5, 2021

Kanye West finally dropped his long-awaited 10th studio album, “Donda,” this past Sunday, after nearly three years since he released his last album. The album is about and dedicated to his mother,...

Amy Adams plays Anna Fox, a woman with a severe anxiety disorder, in the new Netflix film, Woman in the Window.

Review: Netflix’s “Woman in the Window”, a psychological thriller with many twists

Ari Werbin-Gradel , Reporter June 8, 2021

Released this past month on Netflix, “The Woman in the Window” hooks the viewer in from the start into a plot full of intrigue, mystery, and surprise.  The movie revolves around protagonist Anna,...

Fresh finds from the farm

Zara Ducker and Eitan Malkus May 25, 2021

Going to the Bethesda Central Farmers Market is one of the best things to do on an early Sunday morning, whether it’s going to smell the baked goods, take a bite of a fresh crepe or just buy local produce. The...

A look in the closet: A guide to some of summer 2021’s hottest fashion trends

Ellie Levine, Reporter May 25, 2021

Graphic tees: While graphic tees never go out of style, there is sure to be a surge of them this summer. From goofy sayings to logos, they prove to be very diverse in ways to wear. From skirts to shorts,...

Glow in the dark

Glow in the dark

Daniela Abrams, News Editor May 25, 2021

“Georgetown Glow” is an annual art installation featuring five up and coming talented artists who display their work in multiple locations across Georgetown. The installation is entirely outside, making...

Cabin John Village welcomes a delicious Cuban restaurant.

Authentic Cuban restaurant “Colada Shop” impresses in Potomac

Eitan Malkus, Arts and Entertainment Editor May 10, 2021

With everything from smoothies to snacks to entrees, Colada Shop is the perfect place to grab a quick bite to eat. The Cuban-inspired cafe has three locations including two in D.C. and a newly opened one...

Freshmen Olivia Cohen and Hannah May search through the aisles for second hand clothes at the Salvation Army Thrift Store.

A guide to local second-hand shopping

Lena Nadaner, Reporter May 4, 2021

Finding ethically made apparel that does not break your wallet is a nearly impossible task. Alternatively, buying second-hand clothing is beneficial to the environment, does not directly support child...

The main character, Mohamedou Ould Slahi (above left) with his defense attorney Nancy Hollander (above right)

“The Mauritanian” captures the story of an inmate’s controversial fight for justice

Matthew Steindecker, Guest Writer April 29, 2021

Packed with intrigue and secrecy, “The Mauritanian” is an entertaining new movie that should be added to your queue.  “The Mauritanian'', streaming on YouTube and Amazon Prime Video, details...

Seaspiracy delves into the environmental impact behind fishing and whaling.

“Seaspiracy” provides viewers a look into the frightening reality behind ocean pollution

Julia Rich , Reporter April 26, 2021

The Netflix original documentary “Seaspiracy,” provides a perfect balance of education and adventure, keeping me hooked to the very end. Unlike other movies that aim to play out a frightening alternate...

Ginny and Georgia centers around the struggle of a mother-daughter relationship.

Netflix’s new drama “Ginny and Georgia” does not impress

Yael Greenblum , Reporter April 23, 2021

After sitting in front of my computer for hours watching Netflix's new hit show “Ginny and Georgia,” I can honestly say it’s not that special. While the show has some good points, there are too many...

Taylor Swift released her rerecorded version of Fearless on April 9, 2021. The original version of Fearless in November of 2008.

Taylor Swift takes back control of Fearless

Lilli Libowitz, Reporter April 14, 2021

Taylor Swift released “Fearless (Taylor’s Version)” a re-recording of her hit 2008 album “Fearless” on April  9. “Fearless” was re-released by Swift in an attempt to regain control over...

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