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One-Punch Man

One-Punch Man

Have you ever wondered what it is like to be a superhero?  In One and Yusuke Murata’s One-Punch Man, the world is covered in superheros with even more villains. The show was my first subtitled anime, and it has changed my perspective on the world of Japanese entertainment.   The anime follows the story of a man named Saitama and […]

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Fuller House

Fuller House

Everyone either loves or hates sequels to classics, and “Fuller House” was definitely a great revival of the 80s and 90s sitcom “Full House” for all the diehard fans. The show takes place in current times in San Francisco, and the characters have all grown up and developed a new yet similar plot. Instead of a widowed dad, an uncle […]

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Tomato Pie

Tomato Pie

Imagine walking into a restaurant, and your eyes automatically catch the twinkly lights, gently strung overhead and above the tables.  You smell the sweet aroma of fresh picked basil being chopped.  A waiter passes your table with an enormous pizza pie. You’re ready to order.  This is Tomato Pie. Tomato Pie is located in Raleigh at Crabtree Valley mall.  It […]

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Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

    If I could say two words to J.K. Rowling and friends, they would be “thank you.” Ever since I could speak the spell “expecto patronum,” I was hooked to the magical fantasy world that the Harry Potter series had to offer. When I heard that Rowling, the creator and author of the Harry Potter series, was releasing a […]

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Fear the Walking Dead Review

Fear the Walking Dead Review

The apocalypse is beginning and the violent panic will ensue. After taking a short break for Labor Day, the new AMC show Fear the Walking Dead will be back Sunday with more scratching, biting and gore. So far only three episodes have aired, and in this span of time viewers have been bombarded with a twisting and turning story plot. […]

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The Ten Best Shows to Binge Watch

“Binge watching”– the continuous viewing of multiple episodes of a certain series in a prolonged time period without much movement or change in activity. Watching a show that makes you happy for an extended period of time may be bad for your physical fitness, but it can mentally help you to de-stress and release “happy” endorphins. Everyone has done it […]

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“Departures” Review

“Departures” Review

Travel shows have become the cliche. It could be Anthony Bourdain spilling inflated opinions on Latin cuisine, or a Morgan-Freeman-like narrator putting us to sleep with information about jellyfish mating. In most cases, viewers become quickly bored. That is not the case with “Departures,” a show new to Netflix, but airing on television since 2008. The show stars close friends […]

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“Unbreakable: Kimmy Schmidt” Review

“Unbreakable: Kimmy Schmidt” Review

  The entertainment moguls at Netflix have done it again. The company’s newest original comedy series, “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt,” affectionately referred to as just “Unbreakable,” has swept viewers off of their cozy couches and warm binge-watching pillow nests in a frenzy of laughter and emotional connection. Spunky Kimmy Schmidt is the epitome of the multi-faceted main character: she’s cute, brave, […]

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8tracks Top 10 Playlists

8tracks Top 10 Playlists

Move over, Pandora. The personalized online radio world has a new top player. Melodies and symphonies tuned to every possible mood are only a website away. 8tracks.com was launched by founders David Porter and Remi Gabillet in 2008, but the smartphone application has recently taken the popular Apple iPhone platform by storm. 8tracks combines social networking and custom radio into […]

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“Beyoncé” Review

“Beyoncé” Review

R&B superstar Beyoncé (creatively known simply by her first name) Knowles’s fifth solo album “Beyoncé” may host a simple name, but boasts an amazing success rate. The official album was originally released Dec. 13, 2013, but since that date more tracks have been spontaneously added to the collection. Beyoncé’s creative team managed to keep the album a secret– no tracks […]

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