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Saturday, October 21, 2017

Time is Stream Worthy

You know what I really suck at? Watching TV. To be more specific, I suck at watching TV weekly, especially as a college student. In high school, I religiously watched TV shows like Glee, The...

NFL Jobs to look out for: early season take

Throughout the NFL, the "early season" hype has mostly settled in, and we have a fairly decent idea of where a number of teams are going to be progressing as the season unfolds. Around...

WheelSpin: What about the roads?

A beautiful, windy byway. Crisp, fall air and no other cars in sight. The subtle twists and turns make for an incredible journey until the bliss is blown apart by an enormous pothole. Roads are...

To The Late Tom Petty

Tom Petty. Many people know this name, and although I may be over a week late in honoring him, it doesn’t matter, because the rock legend will always be a favorite to those who...

Reviving the Revival

Let’s talk about revivals, shall we? They’ve been making a comeback more and more, and that’s probably because TV executives can’t come up with their own shows. Fan favorites like “Will & Grace,” “Curb...

Why Do Book to Film Adaptations Upset Me?

Last week, my online opinion editorial discussed the Emmys and how Hollywood basically has no creative bones in their body anymore. That being said, there’s a totally new topic that I can touch upon,...

How to Survive on Campus: A Diet and Exercise Guide By Molly Mott

Molly Mott is the Health and Life section editor for MCLA’s chapter of Her Campus. To see more of her work, go to https://www.hercampus.com/school/mcla. College is hard. For many of us it's the first time...

The value of opinionated columns

Not on my watch Columns by Mitchell Chapman, Features Editor and Vice President of The Beacon In the age of the internet, very few writers desire to just write dry, unbiased news, especially with the rise...

Predictions for the MLB Postseason

With the MLB season just a short while away, I decided I would conjure a series of predictions for how the month of October will unravel in the postseason. I'm not going to (entirely)...

Editorial-The Parking Wars

There are six parking areas designated for resident students, seven designated for employees and just one parking area exclusive for commuter students. With another three spots mixed between employees and commuters, the layout for...

WheelSpin: Own your dents

“A tree hit it,” I said to a curious group of sixth graders. “Oh yeah, sure. A tree just jumped out of nowhere and hit your car,” one of the more annoying kids retorted. “So...

How to be successful at Streaming in Fantasy sports

Streaming in Fantasy sports   Fantasy sports are typically varied experiences. There are leagues that run category based scoring, there are your usual head to head point leagues and, for those with a unique taste, there...

The importance of getting involved with local government

Not on my watch Columns by Mitchell Chapman, Features Editor and Vice President of The Beacon While the presidential election is well behind us, there are plenty of opportunities to get involved with the political process...

The EMMY’s: Running out of Ideas

After this Sunday’s EMMYs, the big ticket winners were shows that touched on domestic violence, a dystopian world in which women are basically used for sex, and comedy gold. “The Handmaid’s Tale” and “Big...

Editorial: The Storm

It seems today we live in a world dominated by controversy. A news event comes up, and instantly, your friends and family take their sides and battle again. The hurricanes that hit Texas and...