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REVIEW: UNCW’s “Evening with Eric Andre”

REVIEW: UNCW’s “Evening with Eric Andre”

William Becker, Staff Writer

September 6, 2020

If there’s something to be said about “An Evening With Eric Andre,” it felt like a really bad episode of the Joe Rogan Podcast and I mean that deeply and passionately. DJ Douggpound served as something of a moderator and sampler, while Eric Andre lazily answered questions from students asking for advice about how to deal with the stresses of COVID and becoming an entertainer.

Adam Sandler in a new role in “Uncut Gems”

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William Becker, Staff Writer

January 2, 2020

Adam Sandler might be one of the most hated actors of all time. Sure, Sandler has starred in some classic comedies and the occasional “dramatic comedy,” with movies like “Punch-Drunk Love,” the career-defining “Billy Madison” that would end up creating the mold for many of his later charac...

“Rick and Morty” season 4 is off to a hilarious start with a promising pattern

Rick and Morty

Darius Melton, Opinion Editor

November 20, 2019

Over two years after the conclusion of its third season, “Rick and Morty” returned to Adult Swim on Nov. 10, 2019, with not only five new episodes to round out the year, but also tons of hype. Between the copious number of commercials, merchandise and crossovers ranging from professional wrestling to tabletop game Dungeons & Dragons, th...

The Book vs. The Movie: “A Simple Favor”

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Brenna Flanagan, Contributing Writer

October 16, 2018

The simple favor turns out to be not so simple in this eagerly anticipated adaptation of Darcey Bell’s “A Simple Favor” starring two of the most beloved young actresses in Hollywood, Blake Lively and Anna Kendrick. The movie, directed by Paul Feig, is about the mysterious, elusive, high-class Emily...

Amy Schumer’s “fight” for wage gap?

Veronica Wernicke, Contributing Writer

September 2, 2017

Where is comedian Amy Schumer right now? Probably somewhere coming up with bits about her weight as it’s what she usually jokes about at her shows. Now where are fellow comedians Dave Chappelle and Chris Rock? Probably coming up with their own bits on their race. However, both Chappelle and Rock will...

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