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Clowning around with the Modern Family

By Samantha Gillis

November 27, 2011

Filed under Arts & Living Blogs, Blogs, Entertainment, Movies and Television

WARNING: SPOILERS  Modern Family returned after a week off, and the family got together to help out a neighbor after a fire burned down their house. Naturally, Claire spearheaded the project. The whole family is really upset over their neighb...

Mashups at McKinley on “Glee”

By Samantha Gillis

November 21, 2011

Filed under Arts & Living Blogs, Blogs, Entertainment, Movies and Television

Warning: Spoilers  The latest episode of Glee was the annual mash up episode that the show has become so popular for. It also marked 300 musical performances on the show with a mash up of Adele’s “Rumor Has It” and ...

“Glee” gets it on for “The First Time”

By Samantha Gillis

November 9, 2011

Filed under Arts & Living Blogs, Blogs, Entertainment, Movies and Television

WARNING: SPOILERS! Glee’s latest episode, “The First Time” was all about sex. Kind of. Not really. Actually no. The episode was actually all about love. In what was supposed to be a “controversial” episode I th...

Tough week for the ‘Modern Family’

By Samantha Gillis

November 6, 2011

Filed under Arts & Living Blogs, Blogs, Entertainment, Movies and Television

WARNING: SPOILERS!  This week on Modern Family everyone is feeling down on themselves. Jay can’t dance, Cam can’t attract women, and Hayley has never overcome a hardship. To say the least, the Dunphys had it ro...

“Glee” returns with pure gold

By Samantha Gillis

November 2, 2011

Filed under Arts & Living Blogs, Blogs, Entertainment, Movies and Television

WARNING: SPOILERS! After some time off “Glee” finally returned this week! It seemed like this episode had a lot going on, but that might just be because the writers didn’t want you to forget what had been established weeks ago. He...

Cooking on Campus: Halloween Butterfingers

By Samantha Gillis

October 26, 2011

Filed under Arts & Living Blogs, Blogs, Lifestyle

Every October candy corn creeps its way back on to the shelves in enormous amounts only to disappear completely a month later not to be seen again until next fall. So what do you do with it? You can only eat so much candy corn before the nausea starts to set in, though I push tha...

Modern Family: “Go Bullfrogs”

By Samantha Gillis

October 23, 2011

Filed under Arts & Living Blogs, Blogs, Entertainment, Movies and Television

WARNING: SPOILERS!  This week’s episode of “Modern Family” showed us a different side of each of the characters and I, for one, liked it. First, Phil takes Hayley to see his alma mater, though I twas under...

Modern Family in a ‘Hit and Run’

By Samantha Gillis

October 17, 2011

Filed under Arts & Living Blogs, Blogs, Movies and Television

WARNING: SPOILERS “Modern Family” has a specific formula it follows in setting up the show. Each family starts out with their own completely separate story lines that eventually merge together in the last ten minutes of the ...

Modern Family: Door to Door

By Samantha Gillis

October 11, 2011

Filed under Arts & Living Blogs, Blogs, Entertainment, Movies and Television

WARNING: SPOILERS! For the first time on Modern Family we get a look at what the neighbors who aren’t related to our main characters look like as Claire, Cam, Gloria, Manny and Jay all take to the streets in the episode, “Door t...

Modern Family: Phil on a Wire

By Samantha Gillis

September 29, 2011

Filed under Arts & Living Blogs, Blogs, Entertainment, Movies and Television

SPOILER ALERT “Modern Family” was back to its half hour slot on Wednesday night. It’s strange, last week I was considering how good it was that, despite its success, “Modern Family” has remained only 30 minute...

Modern Family is back

By Samantha Gillis

September 23, 2011

Filed under Arts & Living Blogs, Blogs, Entertainment, Movies and Television

Coming off of their five Emmy wins, including Outstanding Comedy Series for the second year in a row, “Modern Family” returned with two new episodes on Wednesday night. The family is about the get a little bit bigger. Last season ended with Mitch and Cam deciding to adopt anot...