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Aaron and Zach’s Best Beautiful Wachowski Entertainment & Other Forms of Mass Media Blog: ‘Jupiter Ascending’

Aaron and Zach’s Best Beautiful Wachowski Entertainment & Other Forms of Mass Media Blog: ‘Jupiter Ascending’

The Wachowskis went to Jupiter to get more stupider. “I can’t love you or sumthin’ … I’m more dog than human,” said Weiss. “I love dogs,” said Jupiter. (The main character’s name is Jupiter. Well done, world) (video...

 

Aaron and Zach’s Super Uber Sparkly Entertainment & Other Forms of Mass Media Blog: ‘Life Is Strange,’ Episode 1: Chrysalis

Aaron and Zach’s Super Uber Sparkly Entertainment & Other Forms of Mass Media Blog: ‘Life Is Strange,’ Episode 1: Chrysalis

by Aaron Ross, news editor & Zach Kluver, entertainment editor Life may be strange, but it’s also incredibly dull. Normally, slow pacing in video games isn’t horrible. Normally, game developers try and disperse the lack of anything...

 

Aaron and Zach’s Kooky Fun Entertainment & Other Forms of Mass Media Blog: ‘The Interview’

Aaron and Zach’s Kooky Fun Entertainment & Other Forms of Mass Media Blog: ‘The Interview’

by Aaron Ross, news editor & Zach Kluver, entertainment editor “The Interview” follows Seth Rogen and James Franco, who venture across the sea to visit Supreme Leader Kim-Jong Un for an exclusive live interview. Wacky jokes...

 

New Weezer album surprises, renews faith in band

New Weezer album surprises, renews faith in band

by Aaron Ross, news editor When people say they like Weezer, they usually follow it up with: “I mean, their old stuff.” The band’s had a rocky ride since releasing their critically and commercially successful platinum debut. Weezer’s next...

 

Gallery: Consol gathers to crown homecoming king

Gallery: Consol gathers to crown homecoming king

by Aaron Ross, news editor This Friday, students gathered in the gym to crown senior Riley Garner as this year’s Homecoming King. The pep rally also included performances by the Belles, cheerleaders and the band. Check out a gallery of...

 

Modern opinion of ‘Abbey Road’ proves initial critics wrong

Modern opinion of ‘Abbey Road’ proves initial critics wrong

by Aaron Ross, news editor Today marks the 45th anniversary of the U.S. release of “Abbey Road,” the final album recorded by the Beatles. Despite it being released before “Let It Be,” most consider “Abbey Road”...

 

Nearly 50 years old, Beatles album stands test of time

Nearly 50 years old, Beatles album stands test of time

by Aaron Ross, news editor The Background: 49 years ago today, the Fab Four released “Help!”, their second movie soundtrack and 5th album, but The Beatles certainly don’t need much of an introduction. At the time of its release,...

 

Q&A: Game Design Club vice president excited for new club’s future

Q&A: Game Design Club vice president excited for new club’s future

by Aaron Ross, assistant editor The Roar spoke to junior Logan Reynolds about his involvement as vice president of Game Design Club. Who is Game Design Club for? I think we all had a common interest that we wanted to make games. [The club]...

 

Photos: Student artwork displayed in local cafe for anti-bullying contest

Photos: Student artwork displayed in local cafe for anti-bullying contest

by Aaron Ross, assistant editor Seniors Emily Harris, Meredith Stromberg and Anjali Yadav, as well as junior Savannah Troy won a contest to have their art put up in the local Bryan hangout The Village Cafe.  In February, The Village held a...

 

Q&A: Interact co-president discusses masquerade ball, future projects

Q&A: Interact co-president discusses masquerade ball, future projects

The Roar talked to senior and Interact co-president Alona Weimer about Saturday’s Masquerade Ball, a dance which raised money for Amnesty International. by Aaron Ross, assistant editor What was your role in planning the ball? I’m a...