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Awkward Angel enters high school

Awkward Angel enters high school

Angie Rangel

September 13, 2018


Filed under Comics, Entertainment, Showcase

Angie Rangel

Black Panther paints empowering portrait–especially of women

Black Panther paints empowering portrait–especially of women

Charisse Warfield and Nadaja Burnett Pierre

March 8, 2018


Filed under Reviews, Entertainment

On February 16, Hollywood and the entire world was rocked by the cinematic excellence: Black Panther. Marvel stunned everyone by pushing for a majority minority cast with powerful female leads while still voicing the racial tensions that have been brewing all over the world. Black Panther dealt...

What you should be streaming this month: April/May

What you should be streaming this month: April/May

Joshua Ali

April 23, 2018


Filed under Reviews, Entertainment

For those who are stuck in the loop of just skipping through shows not knowing what to watch, I'm here for you and you have to worry no longer. I'm your plug for the latest and greatest shows this month coming from Netflix to Hulu to Spotify. Pay close attention and jot down what I'm about to say. ...

Black Panther lives up to hype, provides an enjoyable, empowering experience

Black Panther lives up to hype, provides an enjoyable, empowering experience

Kola Akinnibi

February 22, 2018


Filed under Reviews, Entertainment

So Black Panther finally came out last week and did it live up to the hype director Ryan Coogler set for it? I think so, despite some minor pacing issues. Acting The actors were the best part of the movie, hands down. This movie gave some of the best acting performances a Marvel movie has ever produc...

Black Panther soundtrack album review

Black Panther soundtrack album review

Kola Akinnibi

February 15, 2018


Filed under Reviews, Entertainment

We all know what movie is coming out today: Black Panther. This is probably the most anticipated black movie ever. Maybe even the most anticipated superhero movie. I’m probably sicing it, but who cares? We all have high expectations for it. Director Ryan Coogler has employed the talents of...

Eudel goes ‘Outside the Box’ in latest podcast episode

Eudel goes ‘Outside the Box’ in latest podcast episode

February 14, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Audio

Senior Eudel Ndong interviewed Watkins Mill High School staff and students about how they met their significant others, then joined assistant principal Steve Orders and science teacher Matt Johnson for a special Valentine's Day edition of their podcast: Outside the Box. ...

Time with Tyler and Sergio: Sergio’s Survival Guide for High School

Time with Tyler and Sergio: Sergio’s Survival Guide for High School

Tyler Lewis and Sergio Garcia

January 25, 2018


Filed under Ty Time, Entertainment, Video

The Current officially does not endorse the use of any of these tips.  The tips presented are for entertainment purposes only. Use at your own risk!

Kola brings you his uncensored Culture II album review

Kola brings you his uncensored Culture II album review

Kola Akinnibi

January 31, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Alright first of all guys, let’s get one thing straight. I’m a Migos fan. I've still got YRN in the playlist, so don’t think I’m a hater. I probably have a higher tolerance for them than most of you. So don’t leave any stupid comments, because I know what I’m talking about. Anyway, it...

What’s in and what’s out for 2018

Janice Asabere

January 18, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

So here's the tea, sis. I'm about to give you the scoop on what's in and what's out because many can't seem to decipher between the two. Now you don't have to go by my list because I could be wrong.  Which is very unlikely, so you should listen to me.

The Deal With Eudel ✨

The Deal With Eudel ✨

Eudel Ndong

December 14, 2017


Filed under Columns, Entertainment, Opinion

How do I deal with a breakup? Dealing with a breakup is always hard but you have to remember that as cliché as it sounds, life goes on. Surround yourself with people who will always have your back, eat ice cream with you,  give you a tissue when you ugly cry and will also dust yourself off and return t...

‘The Flash’ season one recap

‘The Flash’ season one recap

Lucas Richards

January 5, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Who is the flash? Barry Allen, The FASTEST man alive! With the help of his friends and family at S.T.A.R. Labs, Barry fights evil meta-humans in order to keep Central City safe. At age 11, Barry witnessed his mom getting stabbed in the chest by a man in a yellow suit. His father was accused ...

What you should be streaming this month (December)

What you should be streaming this month (December)

Joshua Ali, Opinion

December 13, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

Have you finished all the shows and movies from the November list? Still can't find anything on Spotify or Apple Music? Stuck just looking at a blank wall not knowing what to do next? I got you. Here are the best new and throwback shows and songs of December: Netflix The Show: Big Mouth If you h...