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The Try Guys ‘try’ recovering after Ned’s scandal

Paul Moon, Copy Editor | October 18, 2022

The Try Guys,  Ned Fulmer, and his wife Ariel Fulmer all released an official statement on Sept. 28 regarding Fulmer’s affair with a coworker. The Try Guys announced that Fulmer, who was one of the...

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Kanye West suspended from social media over antisemitism

Brandon Choi, Reporter | October 14, 2022

Rapper Kanye West, who goes by Ye, was recently suspended from Instagram and Twitter following antisemitic statements. On his Instagram, Kanye posted text conversations with fellow rapper Diddy where...

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Dior honors 16th-century muse at baroque-themed Paris show

Chelsea Kim, Reporter | October 6, 2022

At their Paris Fashion Week show this year, Dior showcased their Spring 2023 Ready-to-Wear collection inspired by their muse of the season, Catherine de’ Medici, the only woman who ruled France. Maria...

Born Pink peaks at No.1 on the Billboard 200 chart dated Oct. 1.

Blackpink sets new records with Born Pink

Sophie Choi, Reporter | October 5, 2022

Blackpink’s second studio album Born Pink debuted on the Billboard 200 albums chart for the Oct. 1-dated charts, making history. This is the group’s first album to rank first on the Billboard 200...

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‘Little Women’ is everyone’s new favorite show

Sophie Choi, Reporter | October 2, 2022

The Korean drama “Little Women” is becoming increasingly popular with every aired episode, receiving praise from its audience for its mystery storyline and exceptional actors. Originally a novel...

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SMF judges face heavy criticism

Erin J Choi, Reporter | September 29, 2022

Street Man Fighter (SMF) is the male version of the previously successful Street Woman Fighter (SWF) Korean reality show from Mnet. The show features 8 male dance crews competing for the title of the best...

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‘Andor’ premiers on Disney Plus

Brandon Choi, Reporter | September 29, 2022

“Andor,” the newest “Star Wars” TV show, premiered on Disney Plus on Sept. 21 to positive reviews from fans and critics alike. Starring Diego Luna in the titular role, the series serves as a...

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“The Rings of Power” overtaken by racist trolls

Brandon Choi, Reporter | September 19, 2022

“The Rings of Power,” a spinoff fantasy show to the “Lord of the Rings” franchise, aired Sept. 1 on Amazon Prime Video and received racially charged criticism targeting people of color (POC) from...

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Squid Game sweeps Emmys

Andrew Shin, Reporter | September 19, 2022

At the 74th Primetime Emmy Awards Ceremony on Sept. 12, Korean Netflix show “Squid Game”, directed by Hwang Dong-hyuk, won six Emmys and was nominated for another eight, becoming the first non-English...

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Social media platforms ban Andrew Tate

Joseph Chun, Reporter | September 1, 2022

Viral influencer Andrew Tate was banned from Facebook and Instagram on Aug. 20 for violating social media regulations. TikTok followed Meta’s ban decision later on the same day. His two YouTube accounts...

“Extraordinary Attorney Woo” receives mixed feedback on its depiction of autism

“Extraordinary Attorney Woo” receives mixed feedback on its depiction of autism

Danny Donghyun Han, Reporter | September 1, 2022

Korean drama series “Extraordinary Attorney Woo” premiered July 29. Woo Young Woo, the main character, goes through various hardships trying to become a lawyer in a society biased against autism.  The...

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Negative reviews meet BLACKPINK’s ‘Pink Venom’

Chelsea Kim, Reporter | August 30, 2022

BLACKPINK’s newest song, “Pink Venom,” was released on Aug. 19, and fans have been publicly voicing their dissatisfaction through social media platforms, stating that the song was not worth the two-year...