“Animal Crossing” and political promotion

Writer Katy Barnes's digital persona poses next to her Biden yard sign in "Animal Crossing: New Horizons." As the year has progressed, more and more events have had to be held online due to the…

The new age of thrifting

Photo by Anna Grace Askelson I love thrift shopping. Ever since I can remember, the majority of my clothes have come to me second-hand. I grew up learning the tricks of the trade at America’s…

Red Brick building with a black sign outside that says "Bibb Graves"

The Names You Know and the Stories You…

Photo by Zoe Hall As many colleges have begun deliberations on whether to change the names of their buildings, Montevallo is right in the middle of their own discussion on the history of many of…

“Trolls: World Tour” forces change in movie theater…

Due to the COVID-19 crisis, many theaters have had to temporarily close their doors, causing many companies to find alternative methods for releasing their products. Movie studios have begun releasing their films straight to streaming websites, such…

Television Shows to Social Distance To

We’re on week four of quarantine and for many, our watchlists have begun to dwindle to nothing. There are only so many times one can watch “The Good Place” before it gets redundant. So, here’s…

What makes Christmas specials so special?

Traditions are the cornerstone of the December holidays, and without them, getting into the mood of the season would be much harder. From religious tradition, such as lighting the Menorah during Hanukah, to personal traditions, such…