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A day at The Meadows

A day at The Meadows

Gabe Sinko, Special to The Quad

October 17, 2016


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I’m a big music festival kind of guy. There’s just a pleasant vibe in the air at these events, knowing everybody is enjoying the same music as me. Whether it be Firefly, Musikfest or Made In America, I’ve spent a lot of time and money going to these events. But they’re always so worth it because...

A series of unfortunate legal battles

Doménica Castro, Special to The Quad

October 17, 2016


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Jim Carrey. Some of you may know him as the Grinch who stole (and then felt bad about stealing, so he returned) Christmas, the guy from“The Mask,” and/or the dummy from the classic “Dumb and Dumber.” But within the past year, the famous comedian/actor has been portraying a lead character embroiled...

Anthony Green and the pixie queen

Anthony Green and the pixie queen

Mike Naples, Staff Writer

October 2, 2016


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A good song is like a cherished memory; it can take you back in time to a moment that has been sketched like a harmony only you can hear. Consequently, this review is admittedly biased, written through a haze of nostalgia and longing for another walk along the beach with...

Gazing into the black mirror

Dimitri Kandilanaftis, Copy Editor

October 2, 2016


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“Full, unsimulated sexual intercourse with a pig broadcasted live on television.” These are the words uttered by a teary-eyed and kidnapped Princess Susannah, a much-loved member of the esteemed Royal Family. The words, a demand from the anonymous kidnapper,...

Making your town “lit”

Amanda Saleh, Staff Writer

September 26, 2016


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When two childhood friends put their idea together, it ignited a pink and black flame on smartphones across the country. Mark Weiss, 21, and Avi Jerushalmy, 21, realized they were wasting too much time and money on their nights out, so they took matters into their own hands. ...

The personalized Beatles experience

The personalized Beatles experience

Samantha Mineroff, Editor-in-Chief

September 26, 2016


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Friday, Sept. 23 WCU Live! presented Yesterday and Today: The Interactive Beatles Experience at 7:30 p.m. in the Emilie K. Asplundh Concert Hall. Unlike most cover bands, Billy, Ryan and Mathew McGuigan did not impersonate, dress up or act like the Beatles. Their performance was solely based on the i...

First impressions of “22, A Million”

First impressions of “22, A Million”

Eric Ryan, Entertainment Editor

September 20, 2016


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As a new album looms on the horizon, the press circle begins and new songs are previewed for the world. Bon Iver is currently undergoing said process for the release of his new album “22, A Million” by showcasing his new song “8 (circle)” on The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon last ...

Doomsquad’s sophomore try

Dimitri Kandilanaftis, Copy Editor

September 20, 2016


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If anything, Doomsquad is impenetrably unique and unlike any other band you’ll find in the “techno” or electronic dance genre or circles. Hypnotic and experimental-heavy, Doomsquad is the sort of sound that asks for total immersion in its...

The Late Great’s American dream

The Late Great’s American dream

Ryan Wasser, Staff Writer

September 12, 2016


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One of the things I miss the most about the 90s is the overwhelming sense of optimism that permeated the culture at the time. There was a sense of energy that was present in every aspect of life and every genre of music; picking up “Kids You Knew” by The Late Greats immediately took me b...

Haunting, frights coming to West Chester

Olivia Damore, Special to The Quad

September 11, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

If you were a student at West Chester University in fall 2015, you may remember hearing about the theatre kids and their extravagant Haunted House. You may have dared to enter the haunted rooms yourself. Indeed, last year’s Halloween brought over 100 WCU students through the halls of the E....

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