Day: August 30, 2021

Halsey Releases Alternative Album, ‘If I Can’t Have Love, I Want Power’

Halsey Releases Alternative Album, ‘If I Can’t Have Love, I Want Power’

Halsey is one of the most talked about artists of the past few years. Each album seems to bring a new experience, a new journey they’re looking to take their fans on. And ‘If I Can’t Have Love, I Want Power’ is no different. With the help of Nine Inch Nails’ Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross, along with Dave Grohl’s drums and Lindsey Buckingham’s guitar assisting on tracks, Halsey has accomplished yet another rebirth, and this time with a grunge twist.

Deepfakes in Hollywood

Deepfakes in Hollywood

Movies don’t look the way they used to and will keep evolving. Long gone are the days of silent, black and white films with sloppy practical effects that had to be made by hand with physical materials. Computers have been facilitating the movie-making process for a few decades, allowing film makers with programming skills to blow up entire cities during alien invasions, combine human actors with animated ones, and much more.

Are Skinny Jeans Close to Retirement?

Are Skinny Jeans Close to Retirement?

Bell bottom jeans have returned from the last century with a new name: flare jeans. This is not the first time this cut has dominated the denim market, but they are back with a new spin. While fashion tends to repeat itself in cycles, this former 1900’s trend has majorly changed, meaning skinny jeans may be taking a back seat in the closets of most for a few decades.

Mets Players and Fans Are Booing Each Other

Mets Players and Fans Are Booing Each Other

People who become high profile figures, especially in the sports and entertainment industry, should be no strangers to criticism. Making it big insinuates that you’ve been dragged down through the trenches and shows that you have enough heart to handle all the difficulties of your career choice. There are very few incidents when one rises to fame with minimal effort, especially in sports.

‘Succession’ And Why It’s Okay TV Shows Don’t Include Covid-19 In Their Storylines

‘Succession’ And Why It’s Okay TV Shows Don’t Include Covid-19 In Their Storylines

When ‘Succession’ was first released three years ago on HBO, it demonstrated yet again why the media conglomerate is a major player in the entertainment industry. From winning countless Emmys and critical acclaim to positive audience reception, fans and critics alike are anticipating the show’s third season coming late this year.

Is Biden a bust?

Is Biden a bust?

In 2020, the Democratic party of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris was the light at the end of the long, confusing, eye-opening, and scary tunnel that was the four years of Trump. While mid-age to older people and a few optimists from the younger generation were hopeful for the change to come with President Biden, large groups from the younger generation remained skeptical. How would this President be different from the last 45?

Jake Paul Goes the Distance, Split Decision Victory Against Tyron Woodley

Jake Paul Goes the Distance, Split Decision Victory Against Tyron Woodley

Jake Paul’s pursuit of genuine respect in the boxing world has just gotten a little more legit Sunday night. The YouTube star and social media influencer-turned-prizefighter outpointed Tyron Woodley via split decision (77-75, 75-77, 78-74) in the main event of a boxing card last night at Rocket Mortgage Fieldhouse in Paul’s hometown of Cleveland, Ohio.

Hurricane Ida Wreaks Havoc on Louisiana and Surrounding States

Hurricane Ida Wreaks Havoc on Louisiana and Surrounding States

Hurricane Ida made landfall in Louisiana as one of the most powerful storms to ever hit the United States, knocking out the power for all of New Orleans and leaving over millions in the dark in Louisiana. The Category 4 hurricane, Ida, hit Louisiana on the anniversary of the devastating Hurricane Katrina that ran rampant through Louisiana and Mississippi 16 years ago.

President Biden Honors American Troops Killed in Afghanistan

President Biden Honors American Troops Killed in Afghanistan

On Sunday the remains of the 13 U.S soldiers, who were tragically killed in the suicide attack in Kabul, arrived back in the states for burial. The Dover Airforce Base in Dover, Delaware was abundant in commemerance as fellow service members, government officials, and loved ones honored each soldier as they were delicately being carried across the tarmac.

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