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MGMT releases new album

MGMT releases new album

Isaac Greenwood

September 18, 2013

In the wake of the summer of Daft Punk and psychedelic grooves, American band “MGMT” has released an album to keep the dance floor beats alive. “MGMT” is the group’s self-titled album, the third collection to have been released since 2007 . Their first, “Oracular Spectacular,” was crit...

The Cuckoo’s Calling: a new genre from a familiar face

Natalie Vig

September 2, 2013

In the glamourous world of London’s famous model Lula Landry, everything must be questioned. The Cuckoo’s Calling, written by J.K. Rowling under the pseudonym Robert Galbraith, explores the suicide of Lula Landry through the eyes of an impoverished private detective hoping to save his career by ...

Ariana’s Bistro Review

Josh Scal and Isaac Greenwood

May 23, 2013

Ariana's Bistro Review

Movie Review: 42, The True Story of an American Legend

Mann Cinema 6 Theaters in St. Louis Park is currently showing

Artis Curiskis and Josh Scal, Staff Writers

April 16, 2013

Sitting in an integrated movie theater, laughing at the bigoted racists and cheering with Jackie Robinson really captures how far America has come since that time. Jackie Robinson, the protagonist of the movie, was the first african-american baseball player to penetrate the segregated major leagues ...

Restaurant Review- Aji: Contemporary Japanese

Restaurant Review- Aji: Contemporary Japanese

Isaac Greenwood and Josh Scal, Staff Writer

March 9, 2013

Asian cuisine restaurant fails to impress   Recently opened on Main St. in downtown Hopkins, Aji restaurant serves up Japanese cuisine in a modern, sophisticated venue. Only a ten minute drive from Park high school, Aji serves some decent options—if you’re willing to pay the price. Upon entering...

“Skyfall” sets Bond box office record

Josh Scal, Staff Writer

November 12, 2012

After a four year hiatus, Bond makes its triumphant return It appears as if the only thing falling for “Skyfall” are box office records that came before it. Shattering the $67 million Bond series precedent set by “Quantum of Solace,” “Skyfall,” took in close to $90 million in ...

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