The Cardinal Times

Review: Netflix original combines video games with television

Hayden Allen

February 1, 2019

Filed under Movie Reviews, Opinion, Reviews, Television Reviews

Black Mirror: Bandersnatch is a Netflix Original that blurs the boundary between movie and video game, and changes the viewer into an active participant. Based in the Black Mirror universe, a teenage programmer, Stefan, is trying ...

Great music from 2018

Oscar Harold

February 1, 2019

Filed under Music Reviews, Opinion, Reviews

These are some of my personal favorite albums of the year. I am not trying to present my opinion as fact or act like I have any authority on deciding what is good music or not. This is simply me making a list of some my personal fav...

Review: A new star is born: Lady Gaga’s acting career

Anna Loy

November 30, 2018

Filed under Movie Reviews, Opinion, Reviews

Bradley Cooper’s newest project, “A Star is Born” is a beautiful yet tragic story that explores the price of celebrity and the toll it takes on your mental health. The story follows the relationship between Jackson Maine, a washed...

Review: Billie Eilish- no copycat

Hannah Mangold

November 30, 2018

Filed under Music Reviews, Opinion, Reviews

Lilac-haired, 16-year-old Billie Eilish is Webster’s definition of a paradox. While her angelic voice serenades her heartfelt ballads, the allusion to violence throughout her baleful productions suggests that hell takes form i...

Review: The Frights are becoming normal

Mak Johnson

November 30, 2018

Filed under Music Reviews, Opinion, Reviews

The Frights, an American band formed in 2012, has just released their new album “Hypochondriac” on Aug. 24th, 2018. The band has three members: Mikey Carnevale (vocals/guitar), Richard Dotson (bass), and Marc Finn (drums)....

Let Deaf children’s families make choices about education

Evan Reynolds

June 12, 2018

Filed under Opinion

For literally hundreds of years, there’s been a fundamental debate at the roots of Deaf education. Should Deaf children learn “oralism,” attempting to communicate and integrate as best they can with the hearing world by l...

Trump should fund Planned Parenthood

Archie Barnes

June 1, 2018

Filed under Opinion

In a 1999 NBC interview Donald Trump explained how “very pro-choice” he was. As president he’s joining anti-abortion protests, supporting the marchers by telling them that “he’s with them all the way” and showing hi...

Don’t buy fast fashion

Ama Allen

June 1, 2018

Filed under Opinion

My typical shopping day is a trip to the thrift store (Goodwill Outlet, Salvation Army), a stop at local vintage stores, or buying and selling on websites such as Depop and Mercari. While these alternatives may seem bizarre, ...

Iranian women also need #MeToo

Angela Mashroutechi

June 1, 2018

Filed under Opinion

A big topic the media is covering is sexual harassment and the latest news about the #TimesUp and #MeToo movements. Sexual harassment isn’t just happening in the United States, it is  also happening in other countries, like Iran. ...

Push students to be passionate about their work

Mei Xu

June 1, 2018

Filed under Opinion

In recent years, there has been a steep decline in the quality of the American education system, ranking 38th in math and 24th in science out of 71 on the Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) in 2017. America is the ...