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Kick back with Cobra Kai

Kick back with Cobra Kai

Samantha Butzen, Journalist

September 17, 2020

Following the epic fight scene at the All Valley Karate Tournament ending the classic movie “Karate Kid,” the Netflix original show “Cobra Kai” picks up on a modern day adult version of those legendary rivals. Johnny and Daniel find themselves face-to-face once again. Old rivalries die hard.  ...

Hollywood sequels are old news

March 29, 2016

March 29, 2016 I apologize in advance, because what I am about to say will probably upset almost everyone: DJ Tanner and her troop of relatives should have stayed in the 90s. When “Fuller House” debuted on Netflix in February, it seemed like the entire world exploded. Everyone was so excited t...

PL&H: Fall movie list

PL&H: Fall movie list

October 14, 2015

By Alexandria Goodwin-Salas Oct. 14, 2015   Hello all! Grab your blankets and pop some corn because this week I’m giving you a list of autumn themed movies. Grab a friend to watch the scary, creepy movies in the dark because being alone is no fun. Now I’ll be honest with you I’m...

Bro… How to pick a TV series with guys

Bro... How to pick a TV series with guys

September 16, 2015

  Bro... #1 By Jordan Moser Hi, my name is Jordan Moser and I’m a senior here at UW-Whitewater majoring in Elementary Education with a minor in English. This is my first semester writing Lifestyle for the Royal Purple and I couldn't be more excited for this experience. Essentially, when I pick up a newspaper an...

How to cope with the end of a favorite show

How to cope with the end of a favorite show

April 29, 2015

April 29, 2015 By Ellie Christensen Whether you’ve finally run out of episodes on Netflix or your favorite show is drawing to a close for the season, it’s hard to know what to do when your favorite TV show ends. For many, this experience can feel like an incurable heartbreak. In fact, many experience the same grieving process as a break up when their go-to sh...

TV Show Review: ‘House of Cards’

Commentary by Zach Hicks, Sports Editor

March 13, 2013

  When I first heard of the Netflix original series, “House of Cards,” I scoffed at it. I had serious doubts if Netflix could produce a quality television series. Then, I watched an episode. After about a week, I was done with all 13 episodes of season 1, and now I must suffer the long...

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