Arts & Entertainment

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“Deepwater Horizon” review

On April 20, 2010, the Deepwater Horizon, a drilling rig located in the Gulf of Mexico harvesting oil for BP Petroleum, ...

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Ingrid Michaelson preview

Singer-songwriter Ingrid Michaelson began making a name for herself in 2005 when she streamed her first album, “Slow t...

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Joe Swanberg brings arthouse to Netflix with “Easy”

Over the past decade, Joe Swanberg has written, directed and produced seventeen feature films. In 2011 alone, he put out...

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Comedy Showcase brings laughter to the CFAC

Nite Life presented their comedy showcase to Calvin this past Saturday, and judging by the howling laughter and extended...

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Kanye West came to Grand Rapids, and it was lit

There was a brief moment during the Kanye West concert this past Tuesday, after the lights had gone out and the screams ...

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Oliver Stone’s “Snowden” leaks of missed opportunity

Edward Snowden, the man responsible for leaking classified information regarding the NSA to the public, is currently liv...

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Julien Baker performs for sold-out Ladies Literary Club

Tennessee singer-songwriter Julien Baker performed to an attentive, sold-out Ladies Literary Club last Thursday evening....

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Emmy Awards: “Game of Thrones” and “Veep” win big

“If your show doesn’t have a dragon or a white bronco in it, go home now.” Indeed, the quote in Kimmel’s opening...

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Guide to the best political comedy of 2016

The 2016 presidential campaign trail has yielded many historic firsts. On the Democratic side, Hillary Clinton is first ...

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Review of Frank Ocean’s “Blonde”

“Boys do cry, but I don’t think I shed a tear for a good chunk of my teenage years. It’s surprisingly my favorite ...