Category: Entertainment

Students dance at a previous Dance Marathon to raise money for research of illnesses. Courtesy of Miracle Network Dance Marathon

Dance Marathon Comes to MSD

Miracle Network Dance Marathon is an organization that helps raise money and awareness for children suffering from childhood illnesses and injuries. Not only do participants raise money for sick or injured children, but they often have fun while doing it. The organization finds ways to get everyone involved and doing a good deed while enjoying themselves.  “We dance for those […]

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Review: “Rick and Morty” returns to television

Review: “Rick and Morty” returns to television

Another season has come and gone on the cult favorite Adult Swim animated series, “Rick and Morty.” Sunday, Oct. 1 marked an end to the show’s third season since its initial airing after a strategic April Fool’s release. In its third season, “Rick and Morty” revealed more about the characters and plot than its prior seasons. Each episode was filled […]

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BoJack Horseman Season 4: BoJack’s Back

BoJack Horseman Season 4: BoJack’s Back

“Bojack Horseman” is a show, created by Raphael Bob-Waksberg, starring Will Arnett as the titular character along with his colleagues through their lives in an anthropomorphized Los Angeles. Bojack is a horse-man hybrid that once starred in the popular ‘90s sitcom “Horsin’ Around” only to waste the next 18 years picking himself up from being a washed up out of […]

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Skin and Bones brings attention to eating disorders

Skin and Bones brings attention to eating disorders

  The young adult novel, “Skin and Bones,” by Shelly Shahan was written to bring awareness of increasingly common teenage eating disorders. The story takes place in Los Angeles, California at a hospital eating disorder unit (EDU). It exhibits a coming of age journey through its characters by using the setting Shahan has created for them. The main characters are […]

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From left to right there is the large Thai boba tea, spicy kimchi beef ramen and octopus skewers that I had for lunch. Photo by Christy Ma

Review: Fyr & Ice brings spice to Coral Springs

As one of the only places in Broward County that sells authentic Hong Kong egg waffles, Fyr & Ice exceeded my expectations and gave me a night to remember through savory and delicious ramen followed by sweet boba tea and crisp egg waffles. When I walked into Fyr & Ice, which is situated on West Sample Road, I was immediately […]

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New horror movie leaves viewers shaking in their seats

New horror movie leaves viewers shaking in their seats

“IT” is the new horror film taking box offices by storm, and it has quickly become the highest grossing horror film of all time on a domestic basis, not accounting for inflation. On Sept. 8, its first weekend in theaters, it made over $123 million.  Based on Stephen King’s original novel of the same name, the story and its main […]

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Two jasmine milk teas with boba in lightbulb bottles give a creative look to the desserts at Taiwan Ice. Photo by Christy Ma

Review: Taiwan Ice pops in Coral Springs with boba tea

  Teens in South Florida are discovering East Asian desserts like shaved ice and boba tea, and a restaurant named Taiwan Ice opened over the summer in Coral Springs on North University Drive specializing in these delicacies. When I first entered the store, I was surprised by the trendy and minimalistic interior design and Korean pop music playing. The clean […]

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G-Dragon opens his Miami concert on July 25th with a "BigBang." Photo by Alex Han.

Growing popularity of K-pop in the West

In recent years, Korean pop music, or K-pop, has come to the attention of many in the West. What used to be a genre for a niche audience has now become an international trend, garnering millions of online fans from the United States to Qatar. Recently, the boy group BTS, or Beyond the Scene and formerly known as Bulletproof Boy […]

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Shark Tank reinvigorates entrepreneurship in America

Shark Tank reinvigorates entrepreneurship in America

“Shark Tank” is a popular reality TV show on ABC since 2009 and the reality is that entrepreneurs go in front of five experienced entrepreneurs and make a pitch, hoping to attract dollars and guidance from one or more of the so-called “sharks.” During each episode, guests pitch their products and they are critiqued by the sharks. It offers a […]

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Review: Who really is Reddington?

Review: Who really is Reddington?

  “Blacklist” is a highly rated series based around the main character Elizabeth Keen. Keen is a FBI profiler who, on her first day of the job, is overwhelmed with surprises. She meets a man named Raymond Reddington who will change her life forever and will take her on dangerous missions. Keen is forced to work with Reddington, a man escaping […]

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