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Andrew Provost, Entertainment Editor

Andrew Provost, Entertainment Editor
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Fear and Loathing in Midwest suburbia: Or, Why we need Hunter S. Thompson today

It is a day just like any other. The sun came up (though it’s hard to tell) and everybody is going about their day like normal. All except me. Today is a somber day for me and any other member of the freak culture. Our colonel is long gone. Fifteen years to the day. Sure, when he took his life, I was no older than 3 years old and some change, so I wasn’t as affected as others. But the impact this man has had on my brief 18-year journey will last a lifetime.

How to make a trilogy and still remain ‘Bad Boys For Life’

Everyone knows the theme song. As sure as the sun rises in the east and sets in the west, I am positive people know the theme song. “Bad boys, bad boys. Whatcha gonna do? Whatcha gonna do when they come for you?” These words have been buried deep in my brain since that fateful day when I was 10 years old watching “Bad Boys 2” on my dad’s fat-backed television set. It’s a vivid and clear memory that has always lingered in my thoughts. So when I heard there was a third movie coming to the silver screen, I was a flurry of emotions.

42Fifty’s Halloween flick horde

collage of horror movie posters

This is a list of movies that aren’t all necessarily horror movies, but instead, movies that put me in the Halloween spirit and that I really enjoy. Now, I know the month is already practically done, but I still think these movies need to be watched by all. So if you’re like me and have nothing to do this Halloween, I highly recommend watching one or even a few of these great films.

Twilight? More like Dark Knight! Can Robert Pattinson succeed as the new Batman?

Satirical magazine cover for "Gotham Weekly"

Holy crummy casting, Batman!” At least that’s what a lot of fanboys started saying when the news dropped that the caped crusader would be played by none other than the glittery vampire himself: Robert Pattinson. And believe me, before I started writing this article, I was one of them.

Rest in peace, Captain Spaulding: A tribute to Sid Haig

Sid Haig in Spider Baby

Though he was already 80 when he passed, for many of his fans, it felt far too soon. I know, because I am one of them.

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