The Whittier Miscellany

Acting Internationally

Allie Fulginiti, Entertainment

April 13, 2016

Filed under Entertainment

America’s movie industry is thriving. With the release of brilliant and captivating movies in the recent past, these movies, as well as the stars in them, have been the center of attention in many homes and on many TVs thro...

International Festivals Unite Music Fans

Quinn Kirkpatrick, Entertainment Writer

April 13, 2016

Filed under Entertainment

A lot of people are familiar with the popular music festivals in the United States including Firefly (Dover, Delaware), Coachella (Indio, California), and Ultra (Miami, Florida). But these three make up only a few out of hundre...

Better Understanding for a Better World

Maggie Martelli-Raben, Entertainment Writer

April 13, 2016

Filed under Entertainment

Every year in Orlando, Florida, Civilizations Exchange & Cooperation Foundation holds a conference called Better Understanding for a Better World. The purpose of this conference is to celebrate diversity and create a stro...

Adventures of the Spanish Band “Aventura”

Emily Rossi, Entertainment Writer

April 13, 2016

Filed under Entertainment

The Spanish band “Aventura” released a statement in December saying that they were going to have a 2016 reunion tour. The band broke up in 2011, so fans are ecstatic at the prospect of a reunion. Aventura was started in 19...

Modern Family: Comedic or Controversial?

Abby Klemen, Entertainment Writer

March 4, 2016

Filed under Entertainment

Everybody knows or has at least heard of ABC’s hit sitcom, Modern Family. This sitcom is about a large family and the often comical events they face in their everyday lives. The central characters are Phil and Claire Dunphy,...

Is All Terrorism Treated Equally in the Media?

Quinn Kirkpatrick, Entertainment Writer

March 4, 2016

Filed under Entertainment

In the past months there has been a lot of debate about the difference between radical Muslims and radical Christians, especially in the media. Since the Planned Parenthood shooting in Colorado occurred only five days before t...

“How to Get Away with Murder” Serves More than Justice

Maggie Martelli-Raben, Entertainment Writer

March 4, 2016

Filed under Entertainment

The television network ABC is known for hosting extremely popular shows, such as “The Bachelor,” “The Bachelorette”, and “Grey’s Anatomy.” Last year, ABC added a new, unique show to their entourage: a murder myst...

Totally “Flawless”

Emily Rossi, Entertainment Writer

March 4, 2016

Filed under Entertainment

Social justice has been appearing in Pop music more and more each day. Whether it’s one subtle lyric, or an entire album, artists are sharing their views on racism, feminism, sexuality, in hopes that they will make an impac...

Master of None Praised for Authenticity

Olivia Garber, Entertainment Writer

March 4, 2016

Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

People cannot get enough of Netflix’s award-winning Master of None, ever since its debut. With its hilarious scripts, talented actors, and loveable protagonist, Aziz Ansari, this show was a hit from the  beginning. In addition ...

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