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New restaurant fills Chilli’s Too’s shoes

September 11, 2009


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

By Satvika Ananth Staff Writer In place of the typical Chilli’s fast food-style bustle, J. Macklin’s Grill features a more simple, sophisticated appearance, with sleek wooden tables and just-bright-enough lighting. The austere appearance is tempered by a few colorful paintings that give the restaurant...

Television won’t rot your brain

September 10, 2009


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

By Ellen Cameron Staff Writer Do not watch TV, they tell you. TV will rot your brain, they tell you. Well, I beg to differ. Sure, anything in excess is bad and watching 15 hours of cartoons is not exactly a productive use of time. On the flip side, watching TV is not the end of the world. ...

MTV to air another Video Music Awards, world shrugs

September 9, 2009


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Entertainment Blog

By Chris Nguyen Features Editor It's that time of year again. Not the start of the football season. Not when all the television shows get back on air. No, it's MTV's Video Music Awards time. Excited? No? How about if I tell you Taylor Swift will be there? Still no? Unfortunately, despite m...

Album Review: Whitney Houston’s mediocre comeback

September 2, 2009


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

By Chris Nguyen Features Editor On the cover of her latest album I Look to You, Whitney Houston poses upright like a Greek statue, with a look of defiance in the face of her adversities. It is a huge turnaround from the tarnish Houston has endured this past decade, one that was marred by drug abu...