November 15, 2019

Posts from "Variety"

  • Variety | Oct.24, 2019

    Popular Halloween Costumes from Popular Culture

    How Television, Film, and Music Can Inspire Your Outfit by Madison Palmieri ’22 A&E Staff As the leaves start to fall and the days grow shorter, one of Providence College students’ favorite holidays rapidly approaches: Halloween. Whether they prefer spooky…

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  • Variety | Oct.24, 2019

    TikTok: The Fruit of the Vine

    Social Media App Fame Leads to International Controversy by Julia Vaccarella ’20 A&E Staff Some of the biggest advocates for the popular video app, TikTok, have gone so far as to equate it to Vine. While such a statement may…

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  • Arts & Entertainment | Sep.26, 2019

    Artists Show Support for Global Climate Strike

    Billie Eilish, Maggie Rogers, Lizzo Advocate for Change by Anne DeLello ’20 A&E Staff This past week on Sept. 20 and Sept. 27, 150 countries participated in two global strikes for climate change. Citizens around the world rallied behind 16-year-old…

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  • Variety | Sep.12, 2019

    Altruistic Art: WaterFire Continues Legacy of Charity

    Plans to Celebrate National Recovery Month by Julia Vaccarella ’20 A&E Staff WaterFire is a recurring event that attracts crowds from across the Providence College community and the city of Providence each and every year. The lightings begin in late…

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  • Variety | May.02, 2019

    Party In the Desert: Highlights of Coachella 2019

    Influencers and Musicians Dominate Festival Scene by Grace Whitman ’22 A&E Staff The 2019 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in Indio, California was an event to remember. The festival highlighted so many aspects of the music industry through inspiring…

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  • Variety | Apr.04, 2019

    Spinzone: Peloton Sued For Illegal Streaming

    by Daniel O’Neill ’21 A&E Staff The high-tech fitness company Peloton has stumbled into a large problem: a $150 million lawsuit for using unlicensed songs. Peloton creates home fitness machines with tablets that have the ability to create strictly music-driven…

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  • Variety | Mar.21, 2019

    Bailing Out Aunt Becky: Operation Varsity Blues

    by Grace Whitman ’22 A&E Staff Hollywood actresses Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin are among 50 people charged in a $25 million college entrance exam cheating scheme.  The alleged scheme was designed to get less qualified students admitted to elite…

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  • Variety | Feb.07, 2019

    Fyre Festival: A Scam

    by Anne DeLello ’20 A&E Staff The idea: an epic party on a private island where normal people can mix with models and celebrities at a luxury music festival featuring their favorite musicians.   The reality: attendees stranded on the…

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  • Arts & Entertainment | Jan.31, 2019

    Super Bowl Halftime Show Controversy

    Artists Protest In Solidarity With Colin Kaepernick    by Anne DeLello ’20 A&E Staff    As Super Bowl LIII approaches, the only thing getting almost as much buzz as the New England Patriots and the Los Angeles Rams is the…

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  • Arts & Entertainment | Jan.31, 2019

    Kerry Me To London: The Imperial War Museum

    A British Perspective Memorializing World War I  by Kerry Torpey ’20 A&E Co-Editor When one pictures London, the first images that come to mind are major tourist attractions, such as Big Ben, the London Eye, and Tower Bridge. Although these…

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