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Death at a Funeral slated to entertain movie goers

Comedy fans are awaiting the movie debut of “Death at a Funeral,” the remake to the 2007 British film of the same name directed by Frank Oz.The movie features a predominantly African-American cast and includes popular comedians such as Martin Lawrence, Chris Rock and Tracy Morgan.When a disfunctional family reunites […]

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Consoles beat arcades with convenience

Let’s get one thing straight. I love video games. I’ve pwned n00bs, caught ‘em all, finished the fight, gotten tactical, collected COG tags and found that air-headed princess that was always in another castle across various platforms for years. Arcades and consoles have provided equal amounts of entertainment for me. […]

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Zombies terrorize humans at Florida State University

Squads form and strategize. Safely in the courtyard, at least for now, they load weapons and discuss movement plans. The sun is long gone. The only visible light comes from lampposts and cellular phones of zombies calling for backup. The humans are cornered. The “Massacre at Ragan’s” is imminent.“We were […]

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ABC says farewell to “Ugly Betty”

During its four-year run, ABC’s “Ugly Betty” skewered the New York fashion world, nabbing celebrity cameos from the likes of Lindsay Lohan, Shakira and Isaac Mizrahi. It turned America Ferrera, who played the plucky but style-challenged Betty Suarez, into a household name. And it landed a prestigious Peabody Award. As […]

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DanceBrazil captivates audience with its dances movements and energy

With effortless precision, DanceBrazil captivated the audience with its storytelling in Lee Hall Saturday night. Dancers used a fusion of Afro-Brazilian movement, contemporary dance and capoeira to paint a beautiful picture inspired by the cultural tapestry of Brazil. “I loved the performance; at one point it seemed like a love […]

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Suge Knight and Kanye battle it out in court

A rap music smackdown looms in a federal courtroom between oft-troubled impresario Marion “Suge” Knight and controversial star Kanye West over a shooting at a star-studded Miami Beach party. Knight, founder of Death Row Records and promoter of some of rap’s biggest acts, was shot in the right leg in […]

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FAMU Health brings “PUSH” to inspire students

Florida A&M hosted “PUSH” a forum for Black Women that focuses on the empowerment of African-American women Thursday evening. “It was very enlightening to hear from women who have been where we are and I love that they were so open and real,” said Chantel Johnson, third-year psychology student from […]

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Handling stress is part of college courseload

There has been an influx of student patients at Florida A&M’s counseling center this semester. Sources attribute the rise to stress-related issues. Allison Lockard, a counselor at FAMU’s Sunshine Manor, said stress is very common among college-aged individuals. “Stress is an issue for students because they are trying to juggle […]