The Best (and Worst) Shows Premiering at Mid-Season
Feb05

The Best (and Worst) Shows Premiering at Mid-Season

By Jackie McMahon, Staff Writer Another Pennsylvania winter means more cold weather and even less motivation to go outside. Luckily, if you find yourself with some free time but don’t feel like leaving the comfort of your own bed, there are plenty of new shows premiering this mid-season available for your viewing pleasure. With so many options to choose from, it may seem difficult to decide what shows to watch in between your study...

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How Far TV Shows Go to Prevent Spoilers
Dec02

How Far TV Shows Go to Prevent Spoilers

By Jacqueline McMahon, Staff Writer Recently, rumors hit the Internet that HBO’s hit Game of Thrones won’t be using scripts for their upcoming eighth season. HBO was hacked in August of this year— the culprits demanded a multi-million-dollar ransom— and when HBO refused to meet their demands, the scripts to unaired GoT episodes ended up online for all the world to see. While it is understandable that the network would jack up security...

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Students dance their hearts out at the Fall Dance Showcase
Nov19

Students dance their hearts out at the Fall Dance Showcase

By Jackie McMahon, Staff Writer On Friday, November 10 and Saturday, November 11, Gettysburg College’s Dance Ensemble presented their annual fall dance showcase. A student run club led by current club president Briana Costira and vice president Katey Wilson, Dance Ensemble performs a showcase at the end of every semester to show off their student choreographed dances, with the help of advisor Shannon Egan. Dance Ensemble was also...

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The Right To Take a Knee
Oct09

The Right To Take a Knee

By Jackie McMahon, Columnist The argument about whether it is appropriate for NFL players to kneel during the national anthem recently re-emerged due to condemnation from President Donald Trump. President Trump sent out several tweets on the subject using the hashtag #StandForOurAnthem, saying that kneeling during the national anthem is disrespectful to our country. He also implored the NFL to make it mandatory for players to stand...

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Review: Grey’s Anatomy Season Premiere
Oct06

Review: Grey’s Anatomy Season Premiere

By Jacqueline McMahon, Staff Writer Grey’s Anatomy is back in more ways than one after its two-part season premiere on September 28th. After a disastrous thirteenth season, the show recaptured some of its signature spirit with two new episodes, entitled “Break Down the House” and “Get Off on the Pain”. What made Grey’s Anatomy such an amazing show for its first ten or so seasons was how it depicted serious...

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