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To All the Boys: Always and Forever Falling Into the Trap of Clichés

To All the Boys: Always and Forever tackles an existential issue that high school couples go through, but falls into the trap of clichés.

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Studio Ghibli’s First 3D Film Falls Flat

Studio Ghibli’s Earwig and the Witch has beautiful visuals, but that didn’t excuse the fact that the plot was incredibly confusing.

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The Importance of Art in Sustaining Democracy

Amanda Gorman’s words captivated the U.S. and provided a reminder of why art is vital in maintaining our democracy, especially now. 

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The Happiest Place on Earth Made Annual Passholders Unhappy

Disneyland announced that they are going to sunset their annual pass program, which left some passholders frustrated.

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Manohla Dargis on Being a Woman Film Critic During COVID-19

Lead film critic for the New York Times, Manohla Dargis, talked about being a woman film critic during COVID-19.

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“Ratatouille: The TikTok Musical” Shows the Perseverance of the Arts

With Broadway shut down, “Ratatouille: The TikTok Musical” encapsulates the creative capital the app curated. 

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Minari: When an American Film Becomes “Foreign”

The Golden Globes has done it again; it excluded a critically-acclaimed American film, Minari, from the Best Picture category.

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The Music That Helped the Quaker Campus Through 2020

The Quaker Campus has put together a collection of songs that got us through the insanity of 2020.

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Game of the Year Nomination Shines on Animal Crossing

On Nov. 18, the nominations for 2020’s Game of the Year were announced, with Animal Crossing: New Horizons receiving a nomination.

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KPOET Puts a Spotlight on Student Creatives

KPOET has found a new way to keep their followers involved, announcing on Nov. 9 that they would start highlighting Whittier student creatives.