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‘Cursed Films’ explores horror film conspiracies

Nolan Fullington, Columnist

April 22, 2020

“Cursed Films” is a documentary/limited series now streaming exclusively on Shudder that examines the facts, myths, curses and mysteries surrounding iconic horror films and franchises whose casts and crews have been struck by sudden tragedy. The films explored in this five-episode series include...

Staying relatively healthy in relatively fun ways during the coronapocalypse

Carter Uslabar/ The Advance-Titan -- During the pandemic, there is no excuse not to take your dog for a walk.

Heidi Docter, Opinion Writer and Copy Editor

April 21, 2020

We have all seen the articles floating around about staying active during quarantine, but they’re all the same and they’re all BORING. With most articles recommending things like “take a walk” and “stay hydrated,” I think we’re all getting sick of hearing the same few suggestions over...

Personal experience with social distancing

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Jessica Rosga, Columnist

April 15, 2020

When classes got canceled and UWO students were given a two-week spring break, I honestly did not take social distancing as seriously as I should have. At that point, I was still planning on taking my spring break trip and seeing my friends. But before the actual trip was to begin, my friends and...

Bitter Coffee with spoiled Kareem

Nolan Fullington, Columnist

April 15, 2020

“Coffee & Kareem” is the latest comedy film from Netflix. Its linchpin aspect is Ed Helms, who I’ve rarely found funny, he usually comes off as blunderous and annoying in most of his films or television shows. It just so happens that he plays a similar type of character in this new film directed...

How to get an internship in a tough economy

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Collin Tuchalski, Columnist

April 15, 2020

As COVID-19 has taught everyone, anything can happen, including a virus that can shut down the majority of the world seemingly overnight and put the economy in a tailspin. While there is a lot of uncertainty in this world now, there are a few things that you can do to find an internship or job in...

‘Spenser Confidential’ is a waste of time

Nolan Fullington, Columnist

April 9, 2020

“Spenser Confidential” marks the return of the Mark Wahlberg and Peter Berg team-up. This time, their work is being produced by Netflix. When two Boston police officers are murdered, ex-cop Spenser (Wahlberg) teams up with his roommate, Hawk (Winston Duke) to take down criminals. Berg has made...

Staying positive while social distancing

Laurens mother, Jennifer, holds the cork board Lauren made for her birthday

Lauren Reidinger, Columnist

April 8, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has completely changed the course of my life and so many others. I have lost my job, been told to leave university grounds, told I was unable to walk at my graduation and forced into a new chapter of my life I was so desperately not ready for. Living each day not knowing what...

Cults and tigers and meth, oh my

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Sophia Voight, Opinion Editor

April 8, 2020

Tigers, cults, drug lords, murder-for-hire and presidential campaigns only scrape the surface of the bizarre world of Joe Exotic in Netflix’s new true crime documentary series “Tiger King.” It is practically impossible to have not heard of this documentary by now as it has taken the nation by...

‘The Jesus Rolls’ belongs in the gutter

Nolan Fullington, columnist

April 8, 2020

“The Jesus Rolls” is the sequel to “The Big Lebowski” that nobody asked for that came 20 years too late. The film is brought to you by John Turturro who wrote, directed and stars in his role as Jesus Quintana, a side character from “The Big Lebowski.” The film is the cinematic equivalent...

Oshkosh needs a tenant resource center

Olivia Smith, Letter to the editor

April 8, 2020

Off-campus student housing is a playground for landlords to trample tenant rights and take advantage of students. For many students, college is when they experience renting for the first time, which makes us a prime target for housing exploitation. As a fourth-year student here at UWO, I have...

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