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Harry Styles tops music charts with ‘Fine Line’

Harry Styles tops music charts with ‘Fine Line’

Written By Megan Benfer

January 8, 2020

On Friday, Dec. 13, Harry Styles released his second album, which had been highly anticipated since the announcement of it via social media on Nov. 4. Before “Fine Line” was even released, it had been ranked 23rd on Rolling Stone’s “50 Best Albums of 2019,” so it was no surprise when the...

Are you ready to join the black parade?

Are you ready to join the black parade?

Written By Kylie Thomas, Staff Writer/Photographer

January 8, 2020

My Chemical Romance is back, and the band has fans joining the Black Parade all over again after playing its first show in seven years in Los Angeles on Dec. 20.   My Chemical Romance is considered a part of the so-called “Emo Trinity.” The band has been inspiring those terrible emo bangs...

‘You’ returns for second season

‘You’ returns for second season

Written By Tia Bailey, Co-Features/A&E Editor

January 8, 2020

Netflix’s popular show “You” came back for a second season on Dec. 26 with the return of its controversial serial killer protagonist, now on the run and disguising his identity.   To recap season one (spoilers ahead), Joe Goldberg (Penn Badgley), a bookstore clerk in New York City, became...

Fred Rogers leaves lasting impact on fans of TV series

Fred Rogers leaves lasting impact on fans of TV series

Written By Jake Dabkowski, For The Globe

December 4, 2019

“Fame is a four-letter word; and like tape, zoom, face, pain, life or love, what ultimately matters is what we do with it.”  Mister Rogers said this during his acceptance speech to the Television Hall of Fame in 1999. Rogers knew that his platform could be used to do good, a decision whic...

‘A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood’ evokes feelings of comfort, nostalgia

Written By Tia Bailey, Co-Features/A&E Editor

December 4, 2019

On Nov. 22, the movie “A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood” was released to theaters. The movie is about the beloved childhood show host Mr. Fred Rogers, with Tom Hanks taking on the role of the man himself.  “A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood” is set up -- in a way-- as if it were an e...

Student inspired by Mr. Rogers, finds those who ‘Live Like Fred’

Student inspired by Mr. Rogers, finds those who ‘Live Like Fred’

Written By Dara Collins, Editor-in-Chief

December 4, 2019

Fred Rogers inspired a young Colton DeBiase from the television screen at his babysitter’s house. Now, DeBiase finds the spirit of Mr. Rogers in those around him and shares them through his project, “Live Like Fred.” “It’s a campaign where we express the philosophies of kindness and love...

Neighbourhood brings ‘Middle of Somewhere’ to PGH

Neighbourhood brings ‘Middle of Somewhere’ to PGH

Written By Kylie Thomas, For The Globe

November 20, 2019

What’s a better way to spend your Friday night than having singer Jesse Rutherford swing over your head on a mic hanging from the ceiling? There definitely isn’t one. The Neighbourhood brought their headlining tour, “Middle of Somewhere,” to Stage AE on Friday, Nov. 8. The tour features openin...

Often forgotten childhood stories teach life-long lessons

Often forgotten childhood  stories teach life-long lessons

Written By Chandni Shah, Staff Writer

November 20, 2019

When we put away childish things of the past, one of the things to go are our books. We grow too old for them and start to read more challenging and longer works suited for our age. They hit the curb or a local Goodwill along with our too-small clothes and shoes, dusty unused toys and stuffed animals that too...

First half of final season of Bojack Horseman hits Netflix

Written By Jordyn Hronec, Editor-Elect

November 13, 2019

When it comes to Netflix originals, there’s a lot to choose from. However, there aren’t a lot of animated Netflix originals, and the show Big Mouth tends to dominate in this category. However, the Netflix animated original Bojack Horseman, created by Raphael Bob-Waksberg, is a gem, truly. But s...

Country star Luke Combs blends classic, modern sounds in ‘What You See is What You Get’ album

Country star Luke Combs blends classic, modern sounds in ‘What You See is What You Get’ album

Written By Noah Bieniek, For The Globe

November 13, 2019

Luke Combs’ “What You See is What You Get” (WYSWYG) was arguably the most anticipated Country album for 2019 and it dropped Friday, Nov. 8. It is the sophomore album from Combs’ campaign that has launched himself into being one of, if not the biggest new star in the Country music world. Combs is...

English student highlights the must-read classics

English student highlights the must-read classics

Written By Chandni Shah, For The Globe

November 6, 2019

“All the Bright Places” by Jennifer Niven Soon to be a major motion picture, “All the Bright Places” follows the love story of Violet Markey and Theodore Finch as they learn about themselves and life through each other. It’s a perfect book for those who enjoy Young Adult Fiction and page t...