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Rawr Reviews — “Fury”

10.27.2014 – 12:50 am |

It’s brutal, it’s gruesome, it’s heartbreaking and long, but it’s well worth the watch.

A tale of two bars — Bar reviews from a non-bar hopper: Moscow Brewing Company and The Plantation

10.16.2014 – 7:27 pm |

This is a tale of two bars. 

Same as it ever was

10.16.2014 – 7:12 pm |

Hidden behind a row of tall shrubs, just before Washington Street joins Main Street in Moscow, there is a small gray building with no windows. The bar’s name, “The Corner Club,” extends from the gray …

Yakking about Yik Yak — Come for the anonymity, flee from the users

10.16.2014 – 5:20 pm |

According to posts to Yik Yak, an anonymous social media app, those of us who didn’t go Greek are missing out. 

Goat Simulator

10.09.2014 – 8:06 pm |

Bleating Fun
Every so often, something comes out that changes the face of technology.

Sandals with swag

10.02.2014 – 8:27 pm |

A story of one man’s Birkenstocks
It’s easy to take shoes for granted. Often, we assume they will just keep doing their job. We literally walk all over them and never think twice about it. This …

Choose your ‘Destiny’

09.19.2014 – 11:28 pm |

$500 million video game is worth the wait
In the world of gaming, “Destiny” is the like the second coming of Christ. A fitting metaphor, seeing as developer Bungie Inc.’s previous first person shooter franchise starter …

Sleepwave – ‘Broken Compass’

09.19.2014 – 10:22 pm |

Former Underoath frontman takes a step in a new direction
Oct. 2, 2013 marked the day the metalcore giants, Underoath, announced they would be splitting up.
Famous for tracks like “Writing On the Walls,” “A Boy Brushed …

A Pants Holder-upper — Fashion for your waistband

09.11.2014 – 10:01 pm |

It’s time for another non-conventional review, last time I covered my personified car, this time I am going to the other extreme and write about my belt.

Food of the Gods — Local wine bar brings the tasty

09.11.2014 – 10:00 pm |

Local restaurant and wine bar Nectar is aptly named because the overall experience the diner is left with is comparable to an out-of-body revelation.

Roxanne’s Review

08.22.2014 – 11:18 am |

This is a review of my car. I know you are probably used to reading reviews of books, movies, even music. I am here to give you something totally different. I think my car deserves …

RAWR Reviews—A very ‘Frozen’ movie

01.23.2014 – 6:23 pm |

There is no resisting a movie that has a talking snowman singing happily and ignorantly about his dreams of summertime. 

“It’s ‘Epic’”

11.07.2013 – 9:44 pm |

Sometimes it’s nice to take a step back from the busy, stressed life of a college student and watch a light-hearted film that allows all those worries from the week to melt away in the …

Beware ‘The Shining’

10.24.2013 – 11:23 pm |

You’ll never look at a hotel the same way again. Or a five-year-old. Or even a bathtub. 

BbLearn, UI app

10.03.2013 – 9:14 pm |

Walking around the University of Idaho campus, there are a majority of students with smartphones, tablets or other devices such as iPods. These devices have become  an integrated part of the advancing technological culture in …

‘Pocket God’ — See how your choices as God turn out

09.26.2013 – 9:20 pm |

An app built for stress relief and procrastination, Pocket God allows you to play God. Whether you are merciful to your caveman subjects or just plain angry and want to kill them over and over …

The Lone Ranger

07.09.2013 – 7:50 pm |

Gore Verbinski, director of “Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl” and “The Ring,” brings to cinemas the classic American icon of good, justice and morality with “The Lone Ranger.” I’m not …

Arg Reviews — Into Darkness

06.11.2013 – 9:07 pm |

I’m just going to say it, I love Star Trek. I especially love “Star Trek: The Original Series,” which ran as a TV show from 1966-69 and the series of movies  from 1979-1991. It’s difficult …

Arg Reviews — Iron Man 3

05.30.2013 – 4:31 pm |

Director Shane Black took over the Iron Man franchise with the mediocre addition of Iron Man 3. While fun and entertaining, this film did have some outstanding problems.

One bad cat: ‘Cats and Dogs’

04.25.2013 – 9:03 pm |

In a world where dogs double as secret agents and cats are trained ninjas with a fierce leader attempting to rule over the human race, there is only one question: who will rise to the …

Rawr reviews — ‘Zombies, Run!’

02.28.2013 – 9:10 pm |

I hate running. I never do it unless I absolutely have to — catching planes and getting to class on time would be the only times I ever run. I’ve also wanted to take part …

ZZZZ…Zombies — Zombie love story a snoozer

02.07.2013 – 6:45 pm |

Terror is inspired in people everywhere when they see the logo for Summit Entertainment — a simple white line over a black background that forms a mountain. Doesn’t sound familiar? Summit Entertainment is the film …

Rango — Lively characters and classic Western plot elements form film worth watching

01.30.2013 – 1:55 pm |

After a theatrical pet chameleon is accidently thrown out of his owner’s car, he finds himself in an Old West town populated by desert animals. Wanting to fit in and make something of himself, he …

Linden String Quartet — Cleveland based string quartet played concert Jan 17. in administration auditorium

01.24.2013 – 5:23 pm |

The Auditorium Chamber Music Series continued Jan. 17 as the Linden String Quartet played a concert at the University of Idaho’s Administration Auditorium. The Linden String Quartet is the third chamber ensemble to play at …

Django — A spaghetti western and nothing more

01.16.2013 – 9:57 pm |

“Django Un- chained” has all the workings for a classic Quentin Tarantino movie and it does deliver.

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