Massachusetts Daily Collegian

The beer speaks for itself at Amherst Brewing Company

By Justin Surgent

April 26, 2013

Filed under Arts & Living, Food & Drink

The 100-foot copper bar top is huge, the beer selection even larger. Varieties range from dark porters to ultra-hoppy IPA’s, and home brewed beers are on tap alongside imported rarities. And if you want to take some home at...

Al Jazeera America: A new kind of news

By Stefan Herlitz

January 28, 2013

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Since the founding of Fox News Channel in 1996, the American news scene has remained essentially the same. Traditionally, Fox caters to conservative audiences, ABC, CBS and NBC cater to left-leaning audiences, MSNBC caters to lib...

The TV shows you should be watching this fall

By Alexa Hoyle

September 26, 2012

Filed under Blogs

TV’s back guys! The fall, or as I like to call it, the most wonderful time of the year, marks the return of good TV to the airwaves (because we know reality TV just wasn’t cutting it all summer). With many new shows premiering this sea...

“The river” a flawed trip upstream

By Victoria Knobloch

February 17, 2012

Filed under Arts & Living, Culture, Television

Ever since “Lost” ended in 2010, networks have been trying to fill the crazy cult TV show void. Any time a new genre pilot hit the air, critics would wonder, “Is this the next ‘Lost?’” From the ill-fated “V” and...

The Return of Must See TV

By Naychelle Lucas

February 28, 2011

Filed under Arts & Living, Television

How many times have you heard, said or thought, “There’s nothing good on TV.” Whenever there isn’t a new episode of “The Jersey Shore” or “Keeping up with the Kardashians”, it seems like there is no reason to turn...

Governor Patrick opens up to “fair questions”

By Shane Cronin

April 7, 2010

Filed under Columns

Recently Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick agreed to interview on the talk radio circuit. For those of you unfamiliar with the Amplitude Modulation genre, I implore you to adjust your dials. On April 1 – April Fool’s Day...