Tuesday, January 25, 2022

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In the Reels: ‘The French Dispatch’ tributes journalists

Cameron Kaercher The cinema of Wes Anderson can be a divisive one and an alienating one, but also a deeply emotional experience. Anderson’s emphasis on symmetrical framing is an essential part of his storytelling.  His films feel like storybooks or dreams...

EDITORIAL: Have a safe and healthy Thanksgiving break, Cards

As the fall semester starts to dwindle down, Thanksgiving is less than a week away. With the holiday season sneaking up, students are getting excited for time with their family and friends.  The fall semester saw a wanted return to...

Las Vegas Raiders struggle with scandals

Carly Newton An alarming number of NFL players are continuing to get in trouble with the law and sometimes ruining their careers in the process. One team in particular, the Las Vegas Raiders, has experienced this problem with two of...

Rush’s lyrics speak to generations

Alexa Dumas Long hair, friendship and socially aware lyrics are the defining characteristics of the infamous progressive rock group, Rush. With the complexities of their songs due to length and subject matter, Rush speaks to multiple generations of listeners.  Formed in...

In the Reels: ‘Eternals’ just another Marvel movie

Cameron Kaercher In September, Marvel’s “Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings,” revived the box office. With an opening weekend of $94 million, and reaching $223 million by the end of its domestic run, it felt like Hollywood was...

‘The Evil Within’ classic horror game

Jonas Ward “The Evil Within” is a survival horror game fueled by trepidation through and through. Developed by Tango Gameworks, it made its debut in October 2014, riveting every player who dares play. “The Evil Within” was directed by horror...

‘Squid Game’ calls for more foreign media dubs

Carly Newton “Squid Game” is Netflix’s latest success story.  The South Korean-based show was released on the streaming service Sept. 17 and became an overnight sensation across the world. In the world of “Squid Game,” people in debt are invited to compete...

EDITORIAL: Be safe at music festivals

Seeing a favorite artist should be the best day of your life, right?  The opposite occurred at Travis Scott’s Astroworld Festival Nov. 5. A crowd surge at the Houston concert left eight people dead and multiple critically injured from the...

In the Reels: ‘Last Night in Soho’ looks to the past

Cameron Kaercher Edgar Wright’s cinematic debut “Shaun of the Dead,” released in 2004, predated the zombie genre explosion. The stoner layabout character played by Simon Pegg was a breakthrough role for the actor, and since then Pegg has appeared in...

Conservatives blame Baldwin for accident

Carly Newton It is easy to forget that celebrities are human — the public puts them on a pedestal, and for some reason, they are shocked when that pedestal inevitably comes crashing down. This was the case for well-known actor Alec...
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Men’s basketball falls to Bears

By Liam Sample The Plattsburgh State men’s basketball team lost their SUNYAC conference debut against The Potsdam Bears 84-80 Nov. 30 at Memorial Hall. In the...

Chancellor resigns

By Alana Penny State University of New York Chancellor Jim Malatras resigned Dec. 9, effective Jan. 14 2022. This came after both the Faculty Council...

Beat and bruised by Bears

By Garrett Collins The Cardinals returned home versus the Potsdam Bears in Memorial Hall Nov. 30. It was a game that grinded out to the...

Cardinals swoop away with win

By Drew Wemple The SUNY Plattsburgh Women’s hockey team took to the road this past weekend with two conference games ahead of them. Their first...
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