Must Watch Female-Led Netflix Originals

With the amount of coverage about severe misconduct in the entertainment business, the industry has obtained a bleak shadow over its content. It’s easy to get caught up in the scandal and think poorly towards the industry, thinking nothing good can come from these tragedies. To combat these thoughts, some lean towards distraction to ease…

How to Keep in Touch with College Friends Over Break

The bonds you create when you share a bathroom with someone or many someones are powerful. You become so close with people so quickly that being ripped away from them at the beginning of summer break can feel like having a piece of your soul missing. Though it’s never the same, there are a lot…

So You Want to Be on Top? An Interview with Two Former ANTM Contestants

By: Casey Tsamis Do you think you have what it takes to go into the modeling industry? Did you love the last season of America’s Next Top Model? Past contestants Dustin McNeer and Hadassah Richardson explain the life of a top model and their experiences. Photography by Blake Ballard Dustin McNeer, ANTM Cycle 22, 18,…

This Season’s Amazing Race Rundown

Warning: This includes spoilers from the first three legs of the race.  I have to say that The Amazing Race (my previous articles can be found here and here) is probably one of my favorite TV shows of all time. I started watching it when I was in eighth grade when my aunt was living…

Expect the Unexpected with Big Brother

I’ve watched Big Brother for a few years now and if I’ve learned one thing about the show, it’s this: expect the unexpected. The show is hosted by Julie Chen and the premise is pretty simple. The contestants of the show are locked in a house for the summer with no connection to the outside…

Broad City: The Best of the Web Series

While “Broad City” is on hiatus until their third season, there are still ways you can get your Abbi and Ilana fix on. Before “Broad City” was the best show on television, it was a web series about two friends living in New York. Created in 2009, by Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer, the videos were…

Television Goodbyes and Hellos

Television is one of those things I both love and hate. Sometimes I can get so invested in a show and its characters, it almost seems real. As each season comes to an end, I’m left feeling relieved and anxious for the next, but with the invention of the DVR and Netflix, I can get…

Finding Inspiration in Mad Men

By: Alexis Clemons The television show Mad Men only has a few episodes left before its series finale and I’ve been feeling very sentimental. As a Marketing Communications major at Emerson, I enjoy watching a show that’s centered on my favorite subject. However, Mad Men seems to have a stigma around it in the academic marketing world….

“You’re Going to Hollywood!”

Growing up, one of my favorite things to do was watch American Idol with my mom. It was also one of the only times she let me stay up past my bedtime. We loved the show, the energy, excitement and untapped talent. We picked favorites and rooted for them as they made their way to…

The Amazing Date

Blind dates can be stressful enough; it’s the stress of a normal date combined with the added anxiety of having never met the person before. It might be discouraging to go on a blind date because someone may think they might not have anything in common with the other person and the date will be…