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Ziferblat puts a spin on your regular cafe

Ziferblat puts a spin on your regular cafe

Nashita Ali, Business Manager
August 18, 2017
Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

The new innovation for cafes all over the world is here. But the question is, will the trend catch on? Ivan Mitin, owner of the franchise Ziferblat, created the notorious “anticafe”. Here, customers are not charged for the food and drinks they consume, but the time they spend in the cafe. The...

Vice News Tonight: The media outlet for millennials

Vice News Tonight: The media outlet for millennials

Gregory Rothkoff ('19), Eastside Entertainment Editor
August 12, 2017
Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

Since its inception, Vice News Tonight has brought groundbreaking reporting to live television, shaking up the common landscape of a tie behind a desk. Vice News is the news division of Vice, a New York-based media company. The company first started as Vice magazine in Montreal, co-founded by Suroosh Alvi...

A-trak teams up with Lil Yachty and Quavo on “Believe”

A-trak teams up with Lil Yachty and Quavo on “Believe”

Jared Fisch, Managing Editor
July 22, 2017
Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

Right off the bat, the beat goes hard, yet oddly sounding like that of a nursery rhyme. And of course, if I'm going to listen to a rap song that sounds like a nursery rhyme, there's no better combo than Quavo and Lil Yachty to go in. Don't be fooled by its childish like beat, which is completely u...

Calvin Harris brings the summer heat

Calvin Harris brings the summer heat

Jared Fisch, Managing Editor
July 18, 2017
Filed under Entertainment, Music Reviews, Showcase

Apple Music describes it as a “soulful forecast for where music is headed next” and it couldn’t be more right. Funk Wav Bounces Vol. 1 is the culmination of hip-hop, R&B and pop’s top artists currently running the game. Calvin Harris brings together artists like Lil Yachty, Katy Perry, P...

The title for “Song of the Summer” is still up in the air

The title for “Song of the Summer” is still up in the air

Claire Joanson, Underground Editor
July 11, 2017
Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

Whether you’re spending the summer slouched back in a lounge chair at the beach, inside studying for standardized tests, or traveling the days away before school inevitably begins again, your summer will have one thing in common with everyone else’s: the song that is playing in the background. I...

Technology and water: An unlikely pair

Technology and water: An unlikely pair

Hope Rosenblatt, Eastside Entertainment Editor
June 22, 2017
Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

It wasn’t long ago that if you decided to walk out of the room while talking on the phone, the entire set would get ripped out of the wall, or someone would trip on the overstretched cord. The only way to communicate outside of one’s own living room was through the use of a payphone, or by using ...

Amazon expands its sales with the purchase of Whole Foods

Amazon expands its sales with the purchase of Whole Foods

Eli Weitzman, Eastside Webmaster
June 21, 2017
Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

On June 16, 2017, Amazon, the online sales superstore, announced its plan of acquiring Whole Foods for 13.7 billion dollars. The plan came as a surprise to many but also as a logical step for the company. Since early last year, Amazon has come out with various new food services, including Prime Fresh...

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt heads into its third season

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt heads into its third season

Henry Nolan, Eastside Staff
June 12, 2017
Filed under Entertainment, Showcase, TV Series

In the third season of Netflix’s original series starring Ellie Kemper, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt shows the experiences of a woman in her early thirties experiencing the modern world for the first time in an almost childlike manner. After Schmidt went missing fifteen years of her life, trapped in a...

The Hamilton of 2017? The New Broadway Musical, Dear Evan Hansen, has got everyone talking

The Hamilton of 2017? The New Broadway Musical, Dear Evan Hansen, has got everyone talking

Naomi Korn, Eastside Staff
June 5, 2017
Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

Dear Evan Hansen is a new original musical on Broadway that debuted in December 2016.  It tells the story of a teenage boy, Evan Hansen, becoming twisted into the commotion of a classmate’s death. Evan Hansen is a high school senior with a social anxiety disorder. Early in the show, his classmate, Conn...

Logic releases his third album, Everybody

Logic releases his third album, Everybody

Adam Dashevsky, Eastside Staff
May 11, 2017
Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

“There’s never been an album like this.” That is how Logic describes his third studio album, Everybody. The reason this album is different from any other album before it is because Logic raps from the perspectives of different people. The album follows a storyline based off of Andy Weir’s sh...

Trendy Foods Invade the internet

Trendy Foods Invade the internet

Abigail Richman, Eastside Business Editor
April 21, 2017
Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

For most people today, ordering food at restaurants has become a major dilemma. Not because of the exotic taste, but because people worry how many likes it will get on Instagram. “Trendy” foods are seen across several social media accounts that are eye-catching to almost everyone. “The cra...

The Price of Leading a Healthy Life

The Price of Leading a Healthy Life

Sari Cohen, Eastside Staff
April 21, 2017
Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

You dress in your most recent purchase, an athletic outfit with stylish sneakers, and head out to the local juice bar. You pick up a juice with kale and spinach and then go for a run around the neighborhood. At least this seems like the daily routine based on celebrities’ endorsements and social media p...

Finsta vs. Rinsta: Living the Double Life

Finsta vs. Rinsta: Living the Double Life

Adiel Davis, Eastside Staff
April 19, 2017
Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

“I always mix-up my finsta and rinsta,” Carl Huggins (‘18) said. Iit's annoying but not that big of a deal.” A finsta is a “fake instagram” a place where most teens post pictures of themselves not in their most beautiful, ‘edited’, Instagram worthy state. The pictures or videos are funny...

Sesame Street introduces Julia, its first muppet with Autism

Sesame Street introduces Julia, its first muppet with Autism

Naomi Korn, Eastside Staff
April 11, 2017
Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

Sesame Street is a television show that many kids grew up watching.  Today’s school-aged children, as well as their parents, have fond childhood memories of watching and singing along with the muppets and their human friends. Sesame Street has been on the air an impacting children’s learning for almo...

Deepwater Horizon: A fast-paced and suspenseful movie detailing the horrors of the explosion of the Oil Rig in the Gulf of Mexico

Deepwater Horizon: A fast-paced and suspenseful movie detailing the horrors of the explosion of the Oil Rig in the Gulf of Mexico

Maddy Kagan, Eastside Staff
April 11, 2017
Filed under Entertainment, Movie Reviews, Showcase

My family and I had discussed the explosion of the oil rig in the middle of the Gulf of Mexico in 2010. They described it as one of the worst explosions of all time, leaving the ocean on fire for over 100 days. It was a very brief conversation. I was around seven years old so I did not understand the...

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