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PODCAST: Stream Fiends Episode 4 (‘THE END OF THE F***ING WORLD ep. 7 and 8)

December 10, 2019

Podcast available on Spotify and Anchor. Remember when we said every episode of THE END OF THE F***ING WORLD was packed full of important scenes, characters and information? Well the final two episodes of the first season are no exception: In these episodes, we meet Alyssa's father Leslie, see Dete...

PODCAST: Stream Fiends Episode 3 (‘THE END OF THE F***ING WORLD’ ep. 5 and 6)

November 29, 2019

Things are moving extremely quick in episodes 5 and 6 of Netflix's THE END OF THE F***ING WORLD. We were left wondering what the heck would happen next after Alyssa decided to ditch James following feelings of distress after he killed the creepy professor in his own home. But, as our only viable pr...

PODCAST: Stream Fiends Episode 2 (‘THE END OF THE F***ING WORLD’ ep. 3 and 4)

November 13, 2019

James makes some serious headway in this episode, but not in the way you might expect. He’s still trying to kill Alyssa, but after an unexpected conflict with another psychopath, things go awry very quickly. These two episodes were packed with action-filled events and an array of new charac...

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 ...

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