Massachusetts Daily Collegian

15 Best Songs: To listen to in the rain

By Acacia DiCiaccio

October 4, 2010

After last week I assumed that we would get a break from the crappy weather, but it seems the weatherman predicts otherwise. I’m not sure about you, but I hate the rain. Gray skies, slushy shoes, and infinite tiredness; it’s a college student’s worse nightmare. There...

Dexter’s dilemma as a dad

By Dan Gigliotti

October 4, 2010

SPOILER ALERT Before Rita’s death, Dexter was unburdened by the strict responsibilities of fatherhood. Now, those obligations are becoming more evident and, after the latest episode, they are clearly starting to take their toll. Harry’s apparition ...

Boardwalk Empire starts off with a bang

By Josh Steinberg

October 3, 2010

  SPOILER ALERT Like a dose of heroin, the second you get a taste of 'Boardwalk Empire' all you want is more. For me it was more that I couldn’t get enough of Enoch “Nucky” Thompson. The smooth talking, well respect...

Top 10 musical artists you’ve never heard of

By Sean Baker

September 30, 2010

It’s a new semester and your music library is getting old. You want new music, music no one knows about, music that you could listen to forever and ever. Well fear not, my friends, because this list was made just for you. Below you’ll find many unknown artists, some more prominent than others, b...

Glee: Brittany meet Britney

By Alissa Mesibov

September 28, 2010

SPOILER ALERT Hey, Gleeks! It is week two for season two of 'Glee' and the long-awaited Britney Spears episode, in which the pop princess herself makes several appearances, has finally arrived. The members of New Direc...

Manhattan Madness for Gossip Girl

By Ashley Berger

September 28, 2010

SPOILER ALERT Greetings kiddies, After a long summer, the Upper East siders are all finally back where they belong; Manhattan. Some of them have come back with a new outlook on life and others come back with arm candy...

Dexter Demoralized

By Dan Gigliotti

September 27, 2010

  SPOILER ALERT As exciting as it is that a new episode of Dexter premiered on Sunday, the reality that this season would be vastly different from the others set in. The dark drama ended its fourth season with a most...

Gossip Girl Season 4 Here

By Ashley Berger

September 26, 2010

SPOILER ALERT Gossip Girl here. Not actually, because Gossip Girl would never reveal her true identity. My name is Ashley and I will be your one and only source into our favorite Upper East siders lives all from the comfort of your room at UMass. Let's take a slight r...

Glee: Auditions

By Alissa Mesibov

September 21, 2010

SPOILER ALERT Hey Gleeks! So Season 2 has officially commenced. William McKinley High is back in session, and boy, have things changed. For a moment, it seemed like the epic battle between Schuster and Sue had come to a cl...

Glee: Rewind to Season 1

By Alissa Mesibov

September 21, 2010

Hello UMass [email protected] I am Alissa, and I will be guiding you through the twist and turns of Season 2 of “Glee.” In case you missed an episode, or forgot, or just happened to stumble upon this blog, here's what happened last...

HBO’s ‘Boardwalk Empire’ premieres tonight at 9 p.m.

By Josh Steinberg

September 19, 2010

Love booze, violence and sex just as much as the next guy? Well then look no further for your new show of the fall. HBO’s new original series Boardwalk Empire is set in Atlantic City during the 1920s when the prohibition...