, and The Best of Lady Gaga

To celebrate Lady Gaga’s recent critically acclaimed role in A Star is Born (2018), some wonderful Halftime staffers have decided to take a look at the star’s (get it?) long and magnificent career, writing down their personal favorite Gaga era. Kayla: Gaga Gets Jazzy When most people think of Lady Gaga, they think of her...

The Way He Looks Is A Summer Dream

With summer ending, Leonardo (Ghilherme Lobo) and Giovana (Tess Amorim) hang out around the pool. While Leo regrets having to go back to school, Giovana is sick of nothing going on: they never get a great summer romance in their summers. From there spring talks of first kisses, while Giovana, who has been best friends...

Trailer Takes: The Christmas Chronicles, Glass, and The Best of Enemies

The Christmas Chronicles– https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V0xv99h17QE Juliana:  “Santa’s in town early this year”? No kidding, Netflix! Personally, it’s a bit too early for Christmas season. That being said, this one somehow found a way to stick out of the crowd. For some reason, the mere fact that Santa goes through an actual major city instead of the...

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The Malian with the Magic Strings

The Malian with the Magic Strings

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09/16/2014

Dancing with yourself is a skill, one best mastered on a dark dance floor surrounded by people you don’t know. With rhythm seeping through your veins and just enough bravery to release those self-conscious inhibitions that keep you stationary, all you need is the right song to feel like you’re on top of the world….

The Implications of Chris Davis’ Suspension

The Implications of Chris Davis’ Suspension

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09/15/2014

It’s hard to imagine that players in Major League Baseball could still be getting caught using illegal substances, but here we are, weeks away from the playoffs, and Baltimore Orioles’ power hitter Chris Davis has been busted. Thankfully, he hasn’t been using any kind of illegal steroid, but instead he tested positive for Adderall. As…

Luca Cordero di Montezemolo Ousted, My World Is Crashing Down

Luca Cordero di Montezemolo Ousted, My World Is Crashing Down

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09/15/2014

Luca Cordero di Montezemolo, Ferrari icon and resident nut job, has stepped down from his position of chairman at Ferrari. He will be replaced by Sergio Marchionne. The FIAT-Chrysler alliance is now, in the words of the “Financial Post,” a “one man show.” It’s the end of an era. di Montezemolo’s importance to Ferrari feels…

The Drop  is a Bucket of Mediocrity

The Drop  is a Bucket of Mediocrity

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09/15/2014

The Drop is an emotionally manipulative crime drama that forcibly links multiple, supposedly character-driven plot threads in order to build to one of the most laughably-executed twists in recent memory.  Tom Hardy stars as Bob, a bartender who has to deal with the fact that his bar, a “drop point” where the Chechen mob often…

Time for A Change

Time for A Change

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09/15/2014

MLB Commissioner Bud Selig will close his office door for the last time on January 24th, 2015.  This means that the 2015 MLB season will see a new commissioner for the first time since 1992.  Selig will be replaced by Rob Manfred, former Executive Vice President of Economics and League Affairs and, more recently, Chief…

Latest Doctor Who is Refreshing

Latest Doctor Who is Refreshing

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09/15/2014

If there’s one thing Whovians know about longtime Doctor Who showrunner Stephen Moffat, it’s that he loves a good, scary twist. It started early in his career, with villains like the famous “Weeping Angels” playing off the primal fears of the viewers. His other villains, like Series Four’s “Vashta Nerada” or Series Six’s “The Silence”…

Stepping Back from the Outrage

Stepping Back from the Outrage

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09/12/2014

Ray Rice did a terrible thing. Nobody can dispute that.  But I question much of the attention that his crime has received. I see something of a cycle in sports reporting, and in the media as a whole.  Someone does something indisputably bad.  Analysts will then spend the next week or two telling us that…

Critical Voices: Vance Joy, Dream Your Life Away

Critical Voices: Vance Joy, Dream Your Life Away

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09/12/2014

Young, Australian performer James Koegh took on the name Vance Joy and broke onto the top of both indie and pop charts with his single “Riptide.” This hit serves as the cornerstone to his first LP, Dream Your Life Away, which was released on September 9th. Comprised of indie, folk, pop, and alt elements, this…

Rory McIlroy: The Hero Golf Needs

Rory McIlroy: The Hero Golf Needs

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09/12/2014

It has been six years since Tiger Woods has held a trophy on Sunday at a major championship. During those six years, it became apparent that while Tiger needed golf, golf needed Tiger even more. If Tiger played, people watched. If he didn’t, there were more important things to do. Sports fans appreciate great, not…

Critical Voices: Ryan Adams, Ryan Adams

Critical Voices: Ryan Adams, Ryan Adams

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09/12/2014

Ryan Adams’ career has followed many musical twists and turns, perhaps best evidenced by the 13 albums and countless musical collaborations he has released since 2000. After a 3-year hiatus, Ryan Adams is back with his 14th, self-titled studio album– a melancholy, moody, and predictable roller coaster of rock and blues. It’s obvious that Adams…


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