The Fairviewer

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 ...

The Return of Beavis and Butt-Head

Erin Mortara

January 10, 2012

In October, MTV started airing new episodes of the once popular TV show, Beavis and Butt-Head. It was a very successful premiere with a total of 3.3 million viewers. The show first aired in 1993 through 1997 on MTV. The show...

Quick and Easy Thumbprint Cookie Recipe

Alison Sprong

December 22, 2011

  So the holidays are right around the corner. And what are the holidays without some cookies? It’s ok if you are not a big baker, these are really quick and easy, and make you look like you know what you’re doing. Wh...

How the Films Stole Christmas

Colleen Carr, Editor

December 16, 2011

With ABC’s 25 Days of Christmas, a Christmas Story 24 Hour Marathon, Walt Disney’s Merriest Christmas Celebration and many other TV specials, once Thanksgiving passes we are surrounded with Christmas. For some, Christmas trees ...

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