The Quay Brothers, a true horror film

Written by Michael Reaney, Staff Writer

November 16, 2015


Filed under Opinion

The Quay Brothers in 35mm: 10/10 Unnerving. Horrific. Magnificent. Groundbreaking. These are some of the words I would use in a vain attempt to describe the work of the Quay Brothers, but it is ultimately beyond the realm of language. Born in America and raised in England, Stephen and Timothy Quay ar...

CD Review: To Pimp A Butterfly

Written by Kyle Steinhoff, Staff Writer

October 21, 2015


Filed under Opinion

Genre: Rap Band: Kendrick Lamar CD: To Pimp A Butterfly   Kendrick Lamar brings his roots into his rap as influence for this latest piece of rapping brilliance. Hit songs like I and King Kunta talk about his roots in Compton, California and puts the stories to a catchy beat. Although i...

CD Review: Mileyandherdeadpetz

Written by Kyle Steinoff, Staff Writer

October 21, 2015


Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

Genre:Pop Band:Miley Cyrus CD: Mileyandherdeadpetz This CD is a drug influenced, and completely free online! The once famed good girl, found only on DIsney Channel, has broadened her interests. Her crazy outfits and constant curse words have caused any listener to lose respect, as she has moved...

CD Review: Burning Bridges

Written by Kyle Steinhoff, Staff Writer

October 21, 2015


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Genre:Rock Band:Bon Jovi CD:Burning Bridges Is Bon Jovi ending? How could this be the end, when it’s only the start of a new beginning. Burning Bridges is the last album for Bon Jovi on the record label formerly known as Mercury Records. So it does mean it’s ending? Not quite. Bon Jovi, ...

CD Review: We Came As Romans

Written by Kyle Steinhoff, Staff Writer

October 21, 2015


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Genre:Hard Rock Band:We Came As Romans CD:We Came As Romans This self titled CD by the post harcore band, We Came As Romans has soared up the rock charts. It currently sits #2 only behind the long awaited release of the new Disturbed album, Immortalized. We Came as Romans a normally scream...

Bridge Of Spies: Solid Eight

Written by Michael Reaney, Staff Writer

October 21, 2015


Filed under Lifestyle, Opinion, Uncategorized

What makes an American an American? This is the question posed by the Coen Brothers (The Big Lebowski, No Country for Old Men) in their Cold War espionage script. Bridge of Spies is based on the true story of the 1960 U-2 Incident, in which an American spy plane pilot was shot down and arrested by t...

Parking Pandemonium

Written by Adrian Almeida, Staff Writer

May 13, 2015


Filed under Opinion

Dropping $100 to avoid taking the bus everyday seemed like a fantastic idea at first, until I realized I probably could have saved the money for something else and still parked at the school. In the early part of the year, the school sold parking spots and also auctioned them off for the remaining...

Discrimination in Indiana

Written by Ellie Savant, Editor-in-Chief

May 13, 2015


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America- the land of the free and the home of the brave, or so we thought. We live in a country where discrimination is supposed to be an unfortunate setback of our past, not a nuisance in our present. What is separation of church and state worth if discrimination, justified by religious freedom, is...

The Tardigrade, AKA The Water Bear

Written by Matt Phad, Opinions Editor

February 11, 2015


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As the Senior Nature Correspondent for the Porter Press, I tasked myself with finding the most interesting animal on the planet. And after fifteen minutes of thorough investigation I have concluded that the Tardigrade is quite possibly the coolest animal in existence. These eight-legged creatures are...

New Illinois Laws Regulate Pregnancy in the Workplace

Written by Ellie Savant, Editor-in-Chief

February 11, 2015


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Since the beginning of time, women’s rights have been an uphill battle. In the last century alone, we have gained the right to vote, access to birth control, and protection from workplace discrimination. However, while monumental change has happened in the past one hundred years, it seems the United...

When France is Attacked

Written by Stephanie Guzman, Staff Writer

February 11, 2015


Filed under Opinion, Showcase

Everyone should be granted right to voice their opinion without restraint; their freedom of speech. Charlie Hebdo is a satirical magazine that features cartoons, reports, and jokes. And they have every right to voice their opinion. Protests began shortly after the Charlie Hebdo attacks in France from...

Interstellar Falls from Space

Written by Jon Schnell, Staff Writer

December 11, 2014


Filed under Opinion

Interstellar featuring Matthew McConaughey directed by Christopher Nolan premiered on November 5. This two and a half hour thriller runs through a wide range of emotions from excited and thrilled to awe and downright disappointment. One of the best features of Interstellar is its practical and accurate...

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