Monthly Archives: March 2019

Billie Eilish Is the Future

Billie Eilish Is the Future I worry about people born in the 21st century. There’s something deep and dark stirring in our collective consciousness. They’re seeing it firsthand. The last generation grew up with at least the pretense of decency, with a sense that “the arc of history bends toward justice.” This decade says morality […]

NCAA Sweet 16 time and travel not ideal for Iowa women’s basketball

NCAA Sweet 16 time and travel not ideal for Iowa women’s basketball GREENSBORO, N.C. — Who’s a morning person? Kathleen Doyle is. “One hundred percent, yes, I am a morning person,” said Doyle, whose energy runs off the chart no matter what the clock reads. “I don’t know if any of my teammates are, but […]

Gearbox teases ‘Borderlands 3’ with a cryptic trailer

Gearbox teases ‘Borderlands 3’ with a cryptic trailer The official unveiling for Borderlands 3 is a mere day away as we write this, but that isn’t stopping Gearbox from trying to further whet your appetite. The studio has posted a “Mask of Mayhem” teaser trailer that whips around a giant static scene that raises as […]

Jane the Virgin’s Biggest Plot Twists, Ranked

Jane the Virgin’s Biggest Plot Twists, Ranked In the season-four finale of Jane the Virgin, the show seemed to pull off the ultimate twist when it revealed that YOU KNOW WHO is YOU KNOW WHAT. But that truly shocking moment isn’t the only plot twist the CW’s little dramedy-that-could has executed over the years. Jane […]

‘The Walking Dead’ Season 9, Episode 15 Review: ‘The Calm Before’ Is Shockingly Brutal

‘The Walking Dead’ Season 9, Episode 15 Review: ‘The Calm Before’ Is Shockingly Brutal Even though I’m not a reader of Robert Kirkman’s The Walking Dead comic books, I’ve been waiting for a long time to see this episode. Doing what I do, it’s hard to avoid spoilers, so I knew we’d see pikes on […]

MOUNT ZION: Williamson, Barrett help Duke men’s basketball escape Central Florida in final seconds

MOUNT ZION: Williamson, Barrett help Duke men’s basketball escape Central Florida in final seconds COLUMBIA, S.C.—Zion Williamson, staring up at the game clock as it ticked down to 17 seconds, beckoned for a screen. But before it could come, the superstar freshman took two dribbles, barreling his way from the left wing to the charity […]

Tennessee basketball holds off Iowa in overtime to reach Sweet 16

Tennessee basketball holds off Iowa in overtime to reach Sweet 16 COLUMBUS, Ohio — Jordan Bone could have had flashbacks Sunday at Nationwide Arena. The Tennessee junior guard got a good look at a 3-pointer with a chance to beat Iowa and secure Tennessee a Sweet 16 spot, just as he did last year against […]

Iowa men’s basketball has its best 20 minutes in a meaningful game in ages

Iowa men’s basketball has its best 20 minutes in a meaningful game in ages Iowa starters gather on the court as the Hawkeyes prepare for the tip off against the Cincinnati Bearcats in a first round game of the 2019 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament at Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio on Friday, March 22, 2019. […]

Basketball fans are trolling Virginia over shaky start against Gardner-Webb

Basketball fans are trolling Virginia over shaky start against Gardner-Webb One year after UMBC stunned the nation by becoming the first 16-seed to take out a No. 1 in the first round of the NCAA tournament, the Gardner-Webb Runnin’ Bulldogs outplayed Virginia in the first half of their game Friday and took a six-point lead […]

When You Meet The Enemy, And It Is ‘Us’

When You Meet The Enemy, And It Is ‘Us’ There’s so much to admire about Us, Jordan Peele’s muscular follow-up to Get Out, that it’s worth appreciating what Peele does when the ebb-and-flow of horror tension reaches low tide. Many of the most celebrated horror maestros are hailed for their big, atmospheric set-pieces, but getting […]