Joshua Villines

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The best films of 2016 ... that you probably didn't see

Andrew Pulver, Benjamin Lee, Alan Evans, Catherine Shoard, Lanre Bakare and Jordan Hoffman

Beautiful Female Portraits by Mark Tiu

<b>Mark Tiu</b> is a talented freelance photographer from Manila, Philippines who currently based out of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada. Mark uses Nikon …

Why Some Feminists are Choosing an Old White Guy over Hillary

Much has been made of the possibility of America’s first female president, especially coming on the heels of our first African American president. …

This 1977 review of the original ‘Star Wars’ predicted the future

By Amy Argetsinger<p>Amy Argetsinger<p>Editor and staff writer for the Style section<p>Email Bio Follow<p>[<i>Read a review of the new ‘Star Wars’ movie: ‘The Force Awakens’ gets the nostalgia-novelty mix just right</i>]<p>A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away, “Star Wars” opened in Washington, D.C. on Memorial Day …

Star Wars

Warning: CEO Class' Next Big Attack on the Incomes of Ordinary Americans

If you're like most ordinary Americans, you're not thrilled that ever since George W. Bush came into office 15 years ago your income has flat lined.<p>It probably doesn't make much sense to you that CEO pay and Wall Street bonuses have exploded while most Americans can't keep up with the rising cost …

40 Unforgivable Plot Holes in 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'

<i>Disney/LucasFilms</i><p><b>Warning: major spoilers for Star Wars: The Force Awakens ahead.</b><p>I loved the film. Seriously, I did. And yet it also has more plot holes than any film I've ever seen, which makes the reviews it's getting pretty irksome. Why can't we just admit that BB-8 is adorable, Finn is …

Here's What The First 100 Days Of A GOP Presidency Could Look Like

Ch-ch-ch-ch-changes.<p>The various GOP presidential hopefuls, like all politicians since time immemorial, have made a lot of promises this campaign season. Here are some of the things they've vowed to do if they make it to the White House.<p><b>Reverse action on climate change.</b><p>Republicans across the board …

GOP message: 'Be afraid, America. Be very very afraid'

Remember the last half-hour of "Titanic"?<p>They've hit the iceberg, the realization begins to set in that the ship is soon going to sink into the icy …

North Atlantic

Spoiler-free impressions of 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'

BY MELISSA RUGGIERI<p>I still remember how, in 1999, my heart thumped as the opening “Star Wars” fanfare blared to introduce “Episode I: The Phantom …

Every Email Students Send Professors

“hey professor i dont think ill be able to make it to class tomorrow, do u think u could email me the reading and whatever notes u go over, also i …

'It Doesn't Matter Where You Go to College': Inspirational, but Wrong

Here's an uplifting college meme that's right: The person you've become by the time you're 18 matters more than any decision by an admissions board you'll never meet.<p>This is an advice column about getting into an elite college. And, like every column about the anxiety of getting into an elite …

America's Immigration Challenge

Coming to the United States would benefit millions—but policymakers seldom ask whether their arrival would benefit the United States.<p>On Wednesday, FBI director James Comey alleged that the San Bernardino shooters were already plotting a mass-murder attack on the United States before Tafsheen Malik …

Community and consent: property rights in online roleplay

What can you own in <i>World of Warcraft</i> (WoW)? Ostensibly, everything: swords, shields, leather boots, witches’ hats, wedding dresses, romance novels, …

Watch Kate McKinnon Make Ryan Gosling Break as She Describes Her Alien Abduction on SNL

In the first post-monologue sketch on Saturday’s <i>SNL</i>, three small-town Americans—played by host Ryan Gosling, Cecily Strong, and Kate McKinnon—gave …

Scott Weiland’s Family: ‘Don’t Glorify This Tragedy’

<i>Mary Forsberg Weiland is the mother of the late singer Scott Weiland’s teenage children, Noah, 15, and Lucy, 13. She wrote this with their help in</i> …

Dear Muslims,

I am an American, a Christian, and a US Army Soldier. I’m white, I grew up in the South, and I love Jesus, as well as the life of freedom and …