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A Youth United

In the wake of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, survivors have created a platform through social media to protest gun violence. A group of students from Stoneman Douglas...

Staff Standoff: April Showers or May Flowers?

April Showers by Mary Orsak There is no greater day of the year than April 1. Aside from the antics of April Fool’s Day, this day welcomes my favorite month of the year. While...

Please Don’t Touch the Art

ROTTEN TOMATOES | In the age of Twitter, public opinion on art, including television shows, is on the rise. As each person with internet access becomes a new critic, how should these industries respond?...

Angry With Allergies?

PICTURES ABOVE: It’s allergy season! Get out a box of tissues and bunker down. Photo courtesy of Flickr. It’s that time of year again, when you start to check the weather report for the pollen...

Fourcast Statement in Response to the Parkland Shooting

In response to the Feb. 14 shooting at Stoneman Douglas High School, The 2017-2018 Fourcast staff stands with the students of Parkland. We are inspired by the courage and determination of the young activists...

How to Cure Senioritis When Studying for Exams

PICTURED ABOVE: The books of classes with exams begin to pile up. As the Class of 2018 gears up for their final set of exams, senioritis is at an all-time high. Here are six...

A Win(frey) for Oprah in 2020?

  On Jan. 7, Oprah Winfrey was awarded the Cecil B. Demille Award at the Golden Globe Awards for her “outstanding contributions to the world of entertainment.” After receiving this prestigious award, the entertainment...

The Problem of Misogyny in Rap Music

I vividly remember the day that Kanye West’s music video for “Heartless” came out. It was the summer of 2009, and my older cousins and my 10-year-old self  gathered around the computer screen, all...

Does Going to Winter Formal with The Great Gatsby Theme Make Me Inconsiderate?

Does Going to Winter Formal with The Great Gatsby Theme Makes Me Inconsiderate? Before we begin on to the real argument, we need to understand what the concerns are here: The Great Gatsby is...

Unexpected Synonyms: “The Bachelor” and Feminism

PICTURED ABOVE: Current Bachelor Arie Luyendyk Jr. holds a rose in one of ABC’s promotional photos for the show. Photo courtesy of American Broadcasting Company. I stare at the grainy picture as Bachelor Jason Mesnick breaks...