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Blade Runner 2049 review

Blade Runner 2049 review

Henry Katchuba and Cesar Medina

November 10, 2017


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Blade Runner 2049 is the newest version of the Blade Runner movies. Starring Ryan Gosling and Harrison Ford, Blade Runner 2049 is about a blade runner who reports for the Los Angeles police department. Ryan Gosling, starring as Officer K, finds out a big discovery in his everyday job of killing re...

The IT movie: Good or bad?

The IT movie: Good or bad?

Edward Sherman, Reporter

October 31, 2017


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IT is a reboot of the 1990 Stephen King film IT.  The movie is a psychological thriller that preys on the common nightmares most children have in their early childhood. IT uses unconventional jump scares.  Usually every horror movie has one character that jumps in front of the camera in order to sc...

The wonderful weirdness that is Big Mouth

The wonderful weirdness that is Big Mouth

Simon Mandel and Georgia Moore

October 31, 2017


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Yearning to relive your awkward stages? We have just the thing. Ten episodes all about 12 year olds going through puberty to remind you of that special time in life. Netflix’s new animated series, Big Mouth, will take you back to your middle school days. Well…in some ways, but definitely not all. Fro...

Student’s guide to lunch on a budget

Student’s guide to lunch on a budget

Ada Cowan and Malaki Atwell

October 31, 2017


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You've never been conflicted before if you’ve never been stuck on finding a place to eat lunch in the maze that is SoHo. There are lots of great places to eat near the iSchool, but it can be hard to find somewhere to get an inexpensive lunch in one of New York’s more expensive neighborhoods....

The Scallion

The Scallion

Alex Baumgartner and Sonal Rai

June 12, 2017


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The Scallion, which is by taught Mr. Snyder, is a creative and engaging module offered at the NYC iSchool. This course examines the elements of satire and gives students a platform to create their own memes, videos, and articles on local and global issues. Students write satirical articles, films, and memes o...

I Am Not Your Negro movie review

I Am Not Your Negro movie review

Alex Baumgartner

June 12, 2017


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I Am Not Your Negro explores the history of racism in America specifically during the Civil Rights Movement and is based off James Baldwin's unfinished manuscript, Remember This House. Baldwin consistently discusses the roles of civil rights leaders such as Malcolm X, Medgar Evers and Martin Luther King Jr. and inc...

A taste of Alien, for aliens

A taste of Alien, for aliens

Timothy Cotto

June 6, 2017


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Bound for a remote planet on the far side of the galaxy, members of the colony ship Covenant discover what they think to be an uncharted paradise. While there, they meet David, the synthetic survivor of the doomed Prometheus expedition. The mysterious world soon turns dark and dangerous when a hosti...

Queen of Katwe movie review

Queen of Katwe movie review

Sonal Rai

May 31, 2017


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Rating: 9/10 “Mom, do you have any new movie on Netflix?” It was Friday evening, and I was itching to watch a foreign film with my mom. We logged into Netflix and began searching for foreign films. Finally, one of them grabbed our attention! We clicked on the film and began to watch it. We...

History and Photography: A module

Russell Stern

May 11, 2017


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History and Photography, which is taught by Ms. Asher, is a unique and intriguing module offered at the NYC iSchool. This course examines the historical significance of photography and how photographs possess multiple, important stories in a single image. Each week, students take photos of themselv...

The Maze Runner Saga

Russell Stern, Editor

May 4, 2017


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The Maze Runner is an exhilarating, thought-provoking book series by James Dashner. The books in order of release are The Maze Runner, The Scorch Trials, The Death Cure, The Kill Order and The Fever Code. The setting is a future dystopian world, where deadly sun flares have ravaged the Earth and created a harmful, rapi...

Fidget Toys: What’s the hype?

Fidget Toys: What’s the hype?

Tyler Baguio and Lucas Rivera

April 27, 2017


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You see them everywhere. On the streets, in schools, and even in offices. The fidget toy has taken over and is the next must have toy. First appearing on Kickstarter, the Fidget toy raised nearly $6.5 million dollars from backers (investors), and is now ranked the 9th most funded project on Kickstar...

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