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PODCAST: Stream Fiends Episode 1 (‘THE END OF THE F***ING WORLD’ ep. 1 and 2)

October 25, 2019

James and Alyssa seem like a perfectly imperfect, edgy teenage couple, but there's something a little off about their relationship: James secretly wants to murder Alyssa. That's the thing about the show "THE END OF THE F***CKING WORLD"; it's crazy. In this first episode of Stream Fiends, we talk a...

‘On My Block’ season 2 better than season 1

Jordan Boyer, Photo Editor

April 1, 2019

The following review contains spoilers for “On My Block” seasons one and two. “On My Block” yet again impresses me as reviewer. Season two took what made season one so memorable and built upon it tremendously. Season two dropped this past Friday on Netflix, and I spent most of the weekend binge ...

Criminologists will love ‘Mindhunter’

Logan Raschke, News Editor

March 28, 2019

“Mindhunter” is a must-watch for deviant psychology education fans, serial killer documentary enthusiasts and any (borderline cliché) cop show lovers. David Fincher, the director of the cult classic film “Fight Club,” is directing a Netflix Original called “Mindhunter.” The show is ba...

What to expect in season 2 of ‘On My Block’

Jordan Boyer, Photo Editor

March 25, 2019

Season two of the Netflix coming of age dramedy “On My Block” is set to premiere this upcoming Friday. Season one seems to have not been well noticed among Netflix viewers because of the lack of online discussion, but reviewers praised the show, and it currently stands at a 95 percent on Rotten Toma...

Looking back at ‘Mindhunter’

Jordan Boyer, Photo Editor

February 28, 2019

“Mindhunter” season one premiered on Netflix in October 2017, and we still do not have a season two. This show was a massive success, and shortly after the premiere of season one, a new season was announced to begin production. “Mindhunter” is a dramatized true crime drama that is based off the true story of the...

Season 2 of ‘The Dragon Prince’ does not disappoint

Jordan Boyer, Photo Editor

February 25, 2019

The following review contains spoilers for “The Dragon Prince” season two. Netflix recently released “The Dragon Prince” season two, and it is way better than the first season. I was not expecting to get another season so quick, being that season one only debuted five months ago. Hopefully ...

Netflix’s “You” is a wild ride to watch

Logan Raschke, News Editor

January 27, 2019

Editor’s note: this column contains spoilers. For anyone looking to spend approximately 7 ½ hours watching episodes of a new show back-to-back, “You” may be just the right flick to binge. Netflix’s thriller series “You” tells the story of a man named Joe and his relentless obsession w...

Netflix’s ‘Sex Education’ is worth your time

Megan Keane, Columnist

January 23, 2019

Maybe “cute” isn’t a descriptor you would associate with “sexual education.” “Awkward” or “scarring” or “cringy” are probably more realistic adjectives that you associate with sex ed, but I assure you, Netflix’s “Sex Education” is just that: cute. In eight episodes, runni...

‘Elite’ Netflix series keeps you thinking

Megan Keane, Columnist

October 17, 2018

On October 5, Netflix released ’Elite’, a Spanish teen thriller about three working-class students who get the exclusive opportunity to finish their education at Las Encinas, a private school for the wealthy. These students are met with judgement and hostility from their higher-class peers, but ...

Give ‘Insatiable’ a chance on Netflix

Megan Keane, Columnist

September 5, 2018

On Aug. 10, 2018, Netflix debuted its drama/comedy series “Insatiable,” but even before it was released in its entirety, it was under fire for … a lot of reasons. But, I have a theory about that and that theory is: “Insatiable” deviates from the plot we’re used to seeing, from the likable ch...

Netflix goofed by removing ‘Sunny’

Sean Hastings, Sports Editor

November 9, 2017

I am livid. Netflix has had more of a negative impact on my life than a positive one. Its latest jab at my life is saying it is going to remove “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia.” I will still have “The Office” and “Parks and Recreation.” But I am most upset about "Sunny." Where...

‘Deuces’ film has great actors but weird ending

Kalyn Hayslett, Editor-in-Chief

April 6, 2017

  Three African-American males immersed in drug dealing, violence and dishonesty is not a groundbreaking movie plot, but director Jamal Hill intertwines these thought-provoking dilemmas in his film “Deuces.” “Deuces” premiered on Netflix April Fools Day and features an all-star cast,...

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