2023: A Year In Music

2023: A Year In Music

Writer: Alyssa Borton Music has defined some of the most integral years of my life.  Top 40s from the early 2000’s transports me back to my childhood, watching music videos in my best friend’s living room; the twanging drone of country radio will always remind me of the backseat of my dad’s truck, trees rushing […]

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 2022’s Movie of the Year: Everything Everywhere All At Once

2022’s Movie of the Year: Everything Everywhere All At Once

Writer, Alyssa Borton Originality is hard to find in recent media.  Spin-offs, reboots, and retellings are rolling out in swarming numbers and it makes sense—marketing something already well-known and loved is easy. Retelling stories requires less effort.  To be unique, one must create something that will impact the audience even after the screen goes dark.  […]

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 Bodies Bodies Bodies Movie Review: A Satirical Look at Gen Z, Murder, and Pete Davidson

Bodies Bodies Bodies Movie Review: A Satirical Look at Gen Z, Murder, and Pete Davidson

By Alyssa Borton, Writer Maybe it’s not about who the murderer is, but the friends we lose along the way.   This is more or less the essence of Bodies Bodies Bodies (2022). Starring Amandla Stenberg and Maria Bakalova, A24’s Bodies Bodies Bodies is a refreshingly funny take on the classic high-stakes whodunnit. Think Scream (1996) meets Euphoria meets any reality tv show (in the best […]

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 Midnights by Taylor Swift: Top 10 Tracks

Midnights by Taylor Swift: Top 10 Tracks

Writer, Alyssa Borton On October 21st, 2022, Taylor Swift released her highly anticipated tenth studio album Midnights.  This album immediately broke records. Scoring the highest number of single-day album streams on Spotify and topping the charts in twenty-five countries, globally.  Swift also released a variation of the album 3 hours after the initial release, Midnights […]

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