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Stranger Shows: Why I don’t feel motivated to finish ‘Stranger Things’

Stranger Shows: Why I don’t feel motivated to finish ‘Stranger Things’

Nathan Stevens

November 17, 2017

I have a confession to make. I haven’t finished the second season of “Stranger Things” yet. In fact, I haven’t even seen past the first episode of season two. I consider myself a connoisseur of television, or at least a pretty big fan. Anyone who knows me knows that I watch as many popular ...

13 Reasons Why evokes varying feelings but it does not romanticize suicide

13 Reasons Why evokes varying feelings but it does not romanticize suicide

Shriya Deshpande

May 24, 2017

**spoilers ahead t starts at the end: a girl who kills herself and leaves behind tapes explaining her decision to do so. It showcases “typical” high school experiences: a girl who faces bullying, romantic issues, and harassment. It ends in understanding: a girl who has attempted to show her peer...

Aziz Ansari’s hilarious ‘Master of None’ breaks convention flawlessly

Aziz Ansari’s hilarious ‘Master of None’ breaks convention flawlessly

Fatima Ali

January 11, 2016

Aziz Ansari: Jack of all trades, master of none – except when it's creating a groundbreaking and immensely successful comedy series. Ansari is well known from his hilarious role as suave Tom Haverford in the popular NBC comedy, "Parks and Recreation", as well as his stand-up comedy and New York times bests...

Downton Abbey Season 5 Episode 2: Women break the rules

Downton Abbey Season 5 Episode 2: Women break the rules

Vishalrathna Nagar

February 2, 2015

The day has finally come, when Jimmy has left, a real shame since he was definitely hands down the most attractive character in Downton Abbey. Instead we are entertained by the humor of Mr. Molesley, and for a moment it is quite hilarious to watch. Humor aside, all eyes are on Lady Mary, a widow ...

How to Get Away with Murder: No shame for the killer

How to Get Away with Murder: No shame for the killer

Vishalrathna Nagar

November 28, 2014

As promised, the ABC TV show, “How to Get away with Murder” revealed Sam Keating’s (Tom Verica) murderer, but there was no lack of surprise in its season finale. The show, which returns on January 29, 2015, left  viewers shocked, creating more questions than answers. The series begins with the murder o...

Summer binge watching detracts from time better spent in other outlets

Eva Spitzen

September 7, 2013

Over the summer, MVHS students are known to participate in an activity called binge watching. However, this seemingly innocent pastime has some serious drawbacks that students should consider. Click here to read the original article about binge-watching. [youtube link="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v...

More students start to binge watch over the summer

More students start to binge watch over the summer

Sophia Tao

August 22, 2013

For students, summer is the best time to binge watch television shows and movies. Read More »...

Jumping into “The Deep End”

Jumping into “The Deep End”

Tiffany Lau

January 30, 2010

ABC's new series brings fresh justice to lawyers Read More »...

How I met your friends

How I met your friends

Karishma Mehrotra

January 21, 2010

With "How I Met Your Mother"'s 100th episode, the sitcom is officially back Read More »...

Vamping up the dark side

Vamping up the dark side

Tiffany Lau

September 13, 2009

Sit tight on Thursday nights because there's a new vampire in town. Read More »...

Because they lead more intriguing lives

Because they lead more intriguing lives

Jaime Chu

September 11, 2009

Life's a party for the new "Melrose Place" tenants. At least they are legal. Read More »...