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The Look: iconic fashion moments, style tips for men and more

The Look: iconic fashion moments, style tips for men and more

February 27, 2015 at 3:46 pm 0 comments

Welcome to The Look, where we focus on fashion, lifestyle and beauty trends. On today’s edition, iconic fashion moments on the big screen and the red carpet, as well as a few fashion tips from the ladies of the Look to all of you men. Plus, beauty tips and your […]

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"The Sparrow" debuted Thursday night and will run through Sunday.

An interview with Nathan Allen, artistic director of The House Theatre of Chicago

February 27, 2015 at 10:00 am 0 comments

On Thursday night, the SMU theatre department debuted its latest production, “The Sparrow.” However, this isn’t SMU’s first association with the show. Back in 2007, “The Sparrow” premiered at The House Theatre of Chicago, which was partially started by SMU alum Nathan Allen, the theatre’s artistic director. Allen is working […]

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John Travolta, right, touches the face of Idina Menzel as they present the award for best original song at the Oscars on Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. (Photo by John Shearer/Invision/AP)

Top five Friday: the best moments from the Oscars

February 26, 2015 at 7:04 pm 0 comments

It’s been a slow week for entertainment stories and I don’t want to get into trite celebrity gossip, so for this week’s top five I’m bringing you Sunday’s greatest hits. That’s right—we’re talking Oscars. The 87th Annual Academy Awards was brought to you this year by none other than the […]

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VIDEO: Favor, the on-demand personal delivery assistant

VIDEO: Favor, the on-demand personal delivery assistant

February 26, 2015 at 1:08 pm 0 comments

By Ashley Almquist With strong job growth in small businesses, the city of Dallas is an environment for start-ups to grow. One start-up is using smartphones to grow its business. “We were able to upgrade our technology and hire engineers,” said Jeremy Johnson, Favor’s Dallas Operations Manager. So now we […]

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87th Oscars brought out the emotions

February 24, 2015 at 7:33 pm 0 comments

The 87th annual Academy Awards took place in Los Angeles this past weekend, and it will be talked about for a long time. When it was announced that Neil Patrick Harris would be the host of the show, the hype began due to Harris’ success at these events. The most […]

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Trending Tuesdays: new, diverse emojis and an app that lets you track upcoming storms

Trending Tuesdays: new, diverse emojis and an app that lets you track upcoming storms

February 24, 2015 at 7:01 pm 0 comments

Ashley Almquist tells you what’s trending this Tuesday. Storm is an app that lets you track severe weather and storms right form your smartphone. This can definitely come in handy this week. In other smartphone news, Apple is introducing its new line of diverse emojis, which comes with interchangeable swatches […]

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Hot Tub Time Machine sequel has little to offer

Hot Tub Time Machine sequel has little to offer

February 22, 2015 at 3:15 pm 0 comments

By Riley Coven With so many sequels being released in recent years, the bar for quality has dropped significantly. There are so many movies that were great as an original and then ruined by their unnecessary successor. The most recent in this line of filmmaking was Steve Pink’s “Hot Tub […]

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The most compelling March movie releases

February 22, 2015 at 3:11 pm 0 comments

By Will Kastner February is well underway, and to no surprise, the movies released were disappointing. Perhaps they were even more disappointing than expected. “Fifty Shades of Grey,” while busting the box office, managed to be even more awful than I originally expected. “Jupiter Ascending” tanked, which I can’t help […]

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The Look: New York Fashion Week, waist training, Sale of the Week and more

The Look: New York Fashion Week, waist training, Sale of the Week and more

February 20, 2015 at 11:27 am 0 comments

Welcome to The Look, where we focus on fashion. Today’s episode features news from New York Fashion Week, where we tell you the good, the bad and the ugly. And while waist training may seem like a short cut to getting a Kim Kardashian figure, it might not be so […]

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Top Five Friday: Fifty Shades of Grey, Lady Gaga and Drake’s new album

Top Five Friday: Fifty Shades of Grey, Lady Gaga and Drake’s new album

February 19, 2015 at 7:24 pm 0 comments

You made it! It’s Friday! The end of the week! How many exclamation points will I use in one intro?! You never know! Here are this week’s top stories. 1) As much as I hate to talk about it, I would be lying if I said “Fifty Shades of Grey” […]

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