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Opinion: Several questions surround separating the art from the artist

Julian Koonce, Sectional Editor

October 4, 2019

This article contains mentions of some sensitive material. In early 2018, my little sister who was 6 years old at the time asked me if I could take her to see the sequel to one of her favorite movies, “Paddington 2.” The...

Julian’s Top 5 Trilogies You Should Totally Check Out

Julian Koonce, Sectional Editor

October 4, 2019

The date is August 13. It was an overcast morning at the Guardian office in Room 196. Things looked bleak. The Guardian fax machine starts ringing and whirring. Two words appear on a single sheet of paper from the “Top 5 Movi...

“Super Smash Bros.: Ultimate” character count imperative to franchise future

Luka Turanjanin, Sectional Editor

September 11, 2019

“Super Smash Bros.: Ultimate” (Smash Ultimate for short), has been a phenomenal success as a video game. It’s sold around 14 million copies worldwide. It is one of the most iconic games currently on the Nintendo Switch, a...

Julian’s Top Five ’90s movies

Julian Koonce, Staff Reporter

April 17, 2019

That’s right, readers. Julian’s Top Five list is back. This time we’re going to take a look at quite possibly the greatest era in film history: the ‘90s. I found this list much more difficult to make than the previous one, ...

Billie Eilish debut disappoints in some respects despite flaws

Luka Turanjanin, Staff Reporter

April 17, 2019

Billie Eilish’s new album “When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?” is honestly just plain weird. Unlike many pop albums, this one takes melodies and musical moments and turns them into these twisted, abnormal songs. Eilis...

‘MLB: The Show’ updates add excitement to baseball season

Gavin Ewen, Staff Reporter

April 17, 2019

For the past few years, “MLB The Show” has virtually been the same game and the rosters are just updated. This year though, the game has made drastic changes in various areas. San Diego Studios and Sony Productions promised an aw...

Guest column: Which combat game is most worth your attention?

Ben Vysnia, Guest Columnist

April 17, 2019

Fighting games have been and will continue to be one of the most popular genres of video games. Generally, there are two types of fighting games out there. On one hand, there’s the type where you work to lower the opponent...

‘The Upside’ stars inject humor into emotional journey

Natalia Habas, Sectional Editor

February 27, 2019

If there’s an upside to the “The Upside,” it’s the film’s emotional power that I never thought I could identify with. “The Upside” touched a part of my heart and my mind that I don’t usually visit. I don’t...

Julian’s Top 5 Retro Movies to Check Out

Julian Koonce, Staff Reporter

February 26, 2019

Let’s preface this list with a couple of disclaimers: First, this is entirely my opinion and may not reflect everyone else’s list. Also, these are not the *best* retro films of all time. They’re just some movies I think you sh...

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