Massachusetts Daily Collegian

1990s TV fashion making a comeback

By Erica Garnett

November 10, 2014

Filed under Arts & Living, Culture, Fashion, Scrolling Headlines, Television

The Spice Girls’ metallic get-ups and plaid shirts, Stephanie Tanner’s side scrunchie in “Full House” and Will Smith’s quintessential color-blocking style in “The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air” all represent some of the...

Why ‘Buffy’ is a show worth watching

By Emily Mias

April 26, 2013

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Joseph “Joss” Whedon has been gaining notoriety lately as the superstar director of Marvel’s resurging superhero franchise. After “The Avengers,” the public took note of Whedon’s screenwriting and directing styles, as well as his unique ability to mix...

Netflix, streaming and the demise of the slow burn

By Alexa Hoyle

February 20, 2013

Filed under Arts & Living Blogs, Blogs

A few days ago I was reading an article from The A.V. Club about "slow TV," a term for watching a TV show the old fashioned way instead of marathoning the whole thing in three weeks. As a serial marathoner of shows I didn't...

Once Upon a Time Recap: Lady of the Lake

By Alexa Hoyle

October 17, 2012

Filed under Blogs

This week’s Once Upon a Time was a giant tearfest, guys. If you didn’t cry, then you aren’t human. But on a side note, doesn’t this show sometimes feel like a crazy fever dream? In the best possible way of course! So many...

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...

Discovering “Mad Men”

By Maggie Cornelius

April 12, 2012

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

Having never seen a single episode of AMC’s hit show "Mad Men" before I have to say I wasn’t initially that impressed. Why is this TV show winning so many awards? Sure, the period clothes are cool and there are a lot of unique (...

“Modern Family” ventures in to “Virgin Territory”

By Samantha Gillis

February 27, 2012

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

Warning: Spoilers! We all keep secrets, especially from our families. On the latest “Modern Family” episode, “Virgin Territory,” everyone’s secrets were revealed. First, my favorite plot of the week, Luke and Manny b...

T.V. not worth the time

By Amanda Dennis

February 5, 2012

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Most of us grew up with a television. We’d watch cartoons in the morning before school, while we ate or before we went to bed. It was part of our daily routine and we couldn’t imagine living without it. T.V. is entertaining and r...