The Fairviewer

A Film That Should Have Stayed in the Shadows

Alison Sprong

June 11, 2012

Being a huge Johnny Depp fan and an even bigger Tim Burton fan, I stormed the theater the first chance I got to see their eighth collaboration, Dark Shadows. Dark Shadows is based off a late 60’s-early 70’s TV show about a ...

C-D Ya Later!

Isaac Rubins

April 4, 2012

When it was invented, it was hailed as the future of purchasing music. Before iTunes was around, it was the most popular way of getting your hands on your favorite band’s album. Now it is often forgotten or comes second hand...

“Project X” Sends Bad Message

Isaac Rubins

March 26, 2012

Teenagers often do stupid things. Why? Often, the answer turns out to be that they were influenced by an outside source such as a video clip on the internet, a movie or video game, or they were just trying to top someone else’s...

New TV Show is a “Smash”

Rachel Blinder, Editor

March 23, 2012

Marilyn Monroe was an iconic actress and singer in the 1950s. Half a century later, her impact on her culture remains so great that a recently debuted television show, Smash, focuses on the creation of a new Broadway musical ...

May The Odds Be In Your Favor

Jon Tosh

March 2, 2012

On March 23, the American teenager will have forgotten about the allure of the vampires in Twilight, the magic wonderland of Hogwarts, and will be waiting at midnight to go on an adventure in Panem with 16-year-old Katniss Everdeen. Katniss...

Toddlers and Tiaras Causes Controversy

Catherine Aracil

February 28, 2012

You are flipping through the channels on your television and come across 4-year-old girls dressed as Dolly Parton and Madonna with pounds of make up on. You think to yourself, “What am I watching?” and click the information....

Lying Their Way to Top of Ratings

Erin Smythe, Editor

January 27, 2012

What is the biggest trending topic on Twitter on Monday nights from 8 p.m. to 9 p.m. ? Most teenage girls are only tweeting about one thing. Pretty Little Liars. This addictive show that manages to be a drama, mystery, and thri...

South Park Meets Broadway

Charlie Potesky

January 27, 2012

Imagine tuxedo-wearing 60-something Broadway goers entering a popular musical. Now imagine a talking taco defecating ice cream as it leads four children through an alien spaceship. These two things wouldn’t usually be conne...

The Devil Inside Movie Review

Coleen Carr, Editor

January 13, 2012

This film, which sort of pretends to be a documentary and is based on real events, was released in early January.  When the reviews came in, it was unanimous – everyone thought this combination of The Exorcist and Paranorm...

Simply Adorkable

Cara McGinley

January 12, 2012

Urban Dictionary defines the term adorkable as “dorky yet strangely adorable.” This word epitomizes the character of Jess on Fox’s newest hit show New Girl. The show debuted on September 20, 2011 on to 10.1 million viewers ...

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