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“Wanderlust” Movie Review

“Wanderlust” is a new comedy film from the makers of “Role Models.” The movie follows married metropolitan couple George (Paul Rudd) and Linda (Jennifer Aniston) as they explore a new lifestyle after being forced...

A revolting voice speaking to revolting authority: The Yes Men visit UCR

Laughing at the apocalypse is hard work. Fortunately, we have people who make that work a little easier. The Yes Men are a pair of professional pranksters (“professional” in the sense that they pull pranks...

Cold War Kids replicates more of the same with “L.A. Divine”

If I told you that I once saw Cold War Kids perform at my middle school’s cafeteria when I was in seventh grade, would you believe me? No? Yes? Well, it's true. See, on...

“Sea Seed”: An Entertaining Education

There are very few places that get as dark and empty as downtown Riverside on a Tuesday night at 8 p.m. When I arrived at the Culver Center to watch “Sea Seed,” a staged...

“Meaning of Life” shows a new, soulful Kelly Clarkson

There’s no denying that Kelly Clarkson’s name alone evokes a sense of nostalgia. She became the first winner of hit TV show “American Idol” before creating the iconic break-up song, “Since You’ve Been Gone.”...

Winter SOULstice: Artists break the ice

An audience of approximately 400 people filled half of the Riverside Municipal Auditorium with mosh pits, shouts and sexual movements that vaguely resembled dancing, for the Associated Student Program Board’s (ASPB) Winter SOULstice. Featuring...

“Flatliners” should not have been resuscitated

Ah yes, “Flatliners,” Joel Schumacher’s 1990 cult classic film starring Kiefer Sutherland about med students flatlining themselves to see what lies beyond death. Now that is a film long overdue a blockbuster remake. Fans...

“Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit” Movie Review

CIA analysis agent Jack Ryan is no new character to the world of film. In fact, “Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit” is the fifth in the action-packed series to be produced. Based on a series...

“Shameless: Frank the Plumber” Review

This week’s episode of “Shameless” was surprising, considering this season has fluctuated from week to week. Luckily, “Frank the Plumber” gave fans a very successful installment of the dark comedy that originally kicked off...

Ab-Soul Kicks Off Spring Splash

Ab-Soul was a perfect pick for ASPB’s Spring Splash lineup. He is definitely someone you'll hear being played in a college dorm room, and given that Rick Ross and 2 Chainz were also on...