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what’s FRESH on Hulu

what’s FRESH on Hulu

Lacey Latch, Arts & Life Editor

February 19, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

Brockmire   After a major league baseball announcer falls from glory in hilarious fashion after he finds out about his wife's infidelity, he attempts to reclaim his career in a new small town. He begins announcing for a minor league team called the Morristown Frackers and into contact wit...

TV’s retro resurgence

TV’s retro resurgence

Ola Gronski, Contributing Writer

February 19, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

High waisted pants, velour tops and Winona Ryder all share one thing in common: the 1980s. Make that two, given that the synthwave decade has found itself revived in the present day. Take a look around a college campus or flip through the channels on television—those whimsical patterns and washed d...

St. Vincent DeJamz

St. Vincent DeJamz

Amber Colón, Editor-in-Chief

February 19, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Music

We’re only about 30 years away from Quartz’s prediction that the U.S. will be the largest Spanish-speaking country on the planet. Those of us who are the children and grandchildren of immigrants make up the 12 million bilingual people in this country and music is one of our biggest cultural refl...

Tales from Tinder

Tales from Tinder

Isabella Brock, Contributing Writer

February 19, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life

Disclaimer: All names have been changed to protect the identities of those who shared their stories. DePaul students may still crack jokes about the desperation of Tinder users even after its mainstream success, but a large majority of students on campus actively use or have used Tinder. With milli...

“Early Man”: Underdog tale revives classic animation style

“Early Man”: Underdog tale revives classic animation style

Garret Neal, Staff Writer

February 19, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

Gone are the glory days of “Chicken Run,”, “Wallace and Gromit” or “Flushed Away,”, but Aardman Animation studios.  While the studio continues to have success in its home country of England, generally raking in lots of money and positive reviews, the studio has seen a continual decline in inco...

2018 Lollapalooza predictions

2018 Lollapalooza predictions

Cailey Gleeson, Contributing Writer

February 19, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Music

Coincidental gaps in touring schedules, new albums to promote and other festival lineups, oh my!  With little over a month left before Lollapalooza tickets go on sale, fans are scrambling to decode the festival’s 26th-anniversary lineup. While some artists—like Cardi B—have already confirmed the...

“Crashing”: Comedian Pete Holmes discusses HBO’s hit show

“Crashing”: Comedian Pete Holmes discusses HBO’s hit show

Lacey Latch, Arts & Life Editor

February 19, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV, Showcase

In a crowded landscape shows following the lives and careers of comedians, “Crashing” has found a way to stand out. The semi-autobiographical comedy is currently in its second season and follows 28-year-old Pete, a novice stand up comedian after he walks in on his wife having an affair. From there,...

“Native Son” and the fight for identity

“Native Son” and the fight for identity

April Lane, Assistant Online Editor

February 18, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Theater

Today, after a short, nine-day run, the Theatre School wrapped up its striking production of “Native Son” on Sunday. After relocating to Chicago’s South Side in the 1930s during The Great Migration, 20-year-old Bigger Thomas finds work in the house of rich, white Mr. Dalton to support his mothe...

Film review: Marvel’s “Black Panther” highlights Black excellence

Film review: Marvel’s “Black Panther” highlights Black excellence

Lacey Latch, Arts & Life Editor

February 14, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

“Black Panther” is the most universally accessible Marvel film to be released while also being the most socially conscious. This film follows T’Challa (Chadwick Boseman), the new king of the African country of Wakanda, and as such, the new Black Panther, a hero that is wildly powerful. As he...

The resilient Bianca Muñiz

The resilient Bianca Muñiz

Zoey Barnes, Focus Editor

February 12, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Music

A career based on songs of resilience and crafted by a woman whose love for music surpasses all the challenges she’s endured in her lifetime, brings vocalist Bianca Muñiz to Chicago for the first time. She is a fiery 23-year-old, whose music speaks unapologetically and passionately of deep truths. ...

Vinny’s valentines

Vinny’s valentines

The DePaulia Staff

February 12, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Lifestyle, Valentine's Day

Show your boo some love. Pick up a copy of The DePaulia, turn to page 21, cut them out and give these saucy v-day cards to your sweetie.

Valentine’s Day on TV

Valentine’s Day on TV

Lacey Latch, Arts & Life Editor

February 12, 2018


Filed under Arts/Life, Film & TV

Whether you love it or hate it, Valentine’s Day often provides some of the greatest themed episodes on TV. The hilarity that can be found in this holiday is practically limitless. Below is a list of some of the greatest Valentine’s Day episodes of the best comedies out there.   "Parks and Recreation...

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