Sunday, March 29, 2020

TV

High School Musical: The Musical: The Series: The Review

It has been nearly 13 years since the original “High School Musical” movies took the world by storm and became one...

Halloween Costume Inspiration From 2019’s Best Film & TV

Here are some Halloween costume ideas from 2019's best TV shows and films including "Midsommar", "Euphoria", "Black Mirror", and "Russian Doll".

“The Boys”: Too Gorey for its own Good

The trailer for Amazon’s “The Boys” reels in an audience with an intriguing premise and then sprinkles in enough clips of graphic violence to make that same audience queasy.

“Star Wars Resistance” Season 2 Premiere

In a galaxy far, far away, the Star Wars franchise is coming back stronger than ever with a variety of projects releasing this fall. One of them, the animated television series “Star Wars Resistance” began its second season on Oct. 6, 2019.

‘The Politician’ Misses the Mark

The New Netflix series, “The Politician,” was released on Sept. 27. The show follows ultra ambitious Payton Hobart, played by Broadway star Ben Platt, in his attempt to win his prestigious Santa Barbara High School’s student body presidential election.

“Game of Thrones”: The Most Disappointing Ending to a Great TV Show

Let’s hope that G.R.R.M. finishes “The Winds of Winter” and “A Dream of Spring” soon so we can see the story and ending that was meant to be.

“Detective Pikachu” Review: The First Great Video Game Adaptation

By Ashley Zhou When “Detective Pikachu” was first announced, many Pokemon and video game fanatics rolled their...

What does Disney+ Have to Offer the streaming Market?

On April 11, Disney announced its new streaming service. Disney+ will be launching in the United States later this year on November 12. The company made the big announcement at its Investor Day in Burbank, California.

“The Umbrella Academy” Is the Superhero Show We Didn’t Know We Needed

A few decades ago, women all over the world gave birth at the same time, despite not being pregnant moments before, to babies with extraordinary gifts.

Netflix’s Realistic and Hilarious “Sex Education”

While there are many forgettable shows that are hard to swallow — no pun intended — “Sex Education” comes as a palate cleanser; it is funny, yet serious in its tackling of social issues.

How “You” Has Thrilled its way to a second season

The psychological thriller “You” has become one of the biggest television series on Netflix since its release last December.

Anteater Wins Season 15 of “So You Think You Can Dance”

UCI dance major Hannahlei Cabanilla, an 18-year-old American-Filipina dancer, recently won season 15 of the reality television show So You Think You Can Dance.

NEWS

First COVID-19 Death In Orange County

Orange County officials reported the county's first death due to COVID-19 on March 24. The individual was a man in his 70s...

Undergraduate Creates Brave Spaces Program To Empower Students

Brave Spaces, a year long course, seeks for students to share their narrative through digital storytelling. The student initiated program was created...

First Confirmed Case Of COVID-19 At UCI

A non-student resident of UCI’s graduate housing tested positive for COVID-19 according to an announcement from the Medical Director of the UCI...

OPINION

The World Should Learn From Taiwan In Fighting The COVID-19 Crisis

If the world learns from anyone about how to handle the COVID-19 crisis, it should learn from Taiwan. Despite its close proximity...

Letter From The Managing Editor: Addressing Faulty Assumptions Made By The ASUCI Senate Parliamentarian

Usually a letter of this nature comes from the Editor-In-Chief, but given that the Editor-In-Chief is the reporter in this situation, this...

Chancellor Gillman, It’s Time To Cancel Class

Editor’s Note: Today, March 10, UCI Chancellor Howard Gillman released an email stating that UCI will be transitioning to a remote learning...

SPORTS

COVID-19’s Effect On Sports

The day began like any ordinary day at UCI on Tuesday, March 10.

UCI Men’s Basketball Suffers Defeat To CSUN 72-70 On Senior Night

The UC Irvine Men’s Basketball team lost to the Cal State Northridge Matadors in their final regular season game ending 72-70 at...

UCI Men’s Volleyball Defeats Grand Canyon University In Four Sets

No. 7 UCI Men’s Volleyball team defeated No. 8 Grand Canyon University Antelopes, 3-1 (25-17, 25-23, 24-26, 25-18) on Feb. 28 at...

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