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Best-selling books that became big-screen flops

Best-selling books that became big-screen flops

September 17, 2017

Book to movie adaptations have always been a hit-or-miss category of cinema, with misses being much more common. Coming up are the two most tragic book-to-movie failures in recent years. Percy Jacks...

Caution: readers may experience deliria

Caution: readers may experience deliria

September 12, 2017

Most modern dystopian novels consist of a society that is obviously corrupt and characters that are strong-willed, sassy, and clearly going to overthrow it. This basic structure may be intriguing the first cou...

Readers will get caught in this web of lies

Readers will get caught in this web of lies

September 7, 2017

Young Adult novels have the huge responsibility of catching the attention of busy, young readers. Kathryn McGee’s novel “The Thousandth Floor” does just that. The book’s futuristic setting of ...

An essential playbook for a successful tailgate

An essential playbook for a successful tailgate

Luke Bennett, Staff Writer

September 6, 2017

Filed under ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT, MUSIC

Football season -- the best time of the year. The evenings start getting cooler, and nothing beats the good times had sitting with friends in the stands and watching the Panthers win. While the game is...

Oldies but goodies

Oldies but goodies

September 6, 2017

As Homecoming week approaches, students of the Mill are already eager for a deeply-rooted annual tradition: Decades Day. Decades Day allows students to celebrate the past while preparing for the Homecom...

The movies you didn’t see

The movies you didn’t see

August 27, 2017

Social media was hit hard with all sorts of memes this summer. Of course, this is typical when rambunctious internet age-teens are let loose, without the drudgery of high school to keep them occupied. O...

The sound of school

The sound of school

August 26, 2017

School is back in session and students are already looking for ways to escape after the struggles of a long day. One simple technique that can relieve students from the stresses of school is the unive...

Defending ‘The Defenders’

Defending ‘The Defenders’

August 25, 2017

In the last decade, the world has seen more superhero movies and shows than most people want or need. Thankfully, Marvel continues to impress its audience at every turn, and “The Defenders” is no exception. Over t...

Transcending formula

Transcending formula

August 24, 2017

Superhero movies seem to be a staple of summer cinema. Unfortunately, some common aspects of these blockbuster films -- money grabbing and franchise building -- lend themselves rather easily to repetition and...

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