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Ranking the Galaxy Far, Far Away

Ranking the Galaxy Far, Far Away

Cody Van Saders, Isaac Palikodath

May 9, 2019

A long time ago (the 70s), in a galaxy far, far away (Hollywood), our hero, the aspiring George Lucas, attempted to obtain the rights to a childhood favorite of his, Flash Gordon, so he could make his...

Peele-ing Back The Layers

Peele-ing Back The Layers

April 17, 2019

In a medium that has been dominated by white men since it’s conception in the early 1900’s, it is difficult for someone of color to even get an opportunity to prove their worth in Hollywood. On to...

Curtain Call for Coffee House

April 17, 2019

With April comes the final Coffee House of the year. This, of course, serves as a bittersweet reminder to the seniors that their senior is coming to an end. However, this Coffee House should not be seen...

Love, Death & Robots: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Love, Death & Robots: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

April 17, 2019

In the beginning of television history, very few anthology series existed. For those who do not know, an anthology TV show consists of episodes that have very loose connections to the next episode, or none at...

The Sounds of February and March

The Sounds of February and March

April 2, 2019

February and March are a strange time of the year. It’s a time where the bitter cold of winter finally begins to transition into the cooler, beautiful weather of spring. As typical with transiti...

Under the Umbrella of Umbrella Academy

Under the Umbrella of Umbrella Academy

Isaac Palikodath, Cody Van Saders

March 12, 2019

I’m sure you’re sick of superheroes. They’ve been everywhere recently. This year alone we’re getting at least four superhero movies. With movies like Shazam!, Avengers: Endgame, On the Horiz...

Music: Therapy for the Modern Era

Music: Therapy for the Modern Era

March 12, 2019

Mental health and depression, in particular, been seen as a stigma throughout much of history. Many people have viewed those who suffer from these issues as weak. However, this is quite the opposite. The...

A Look Back at 2018

A Look Back at 2018

Isaac Palikodath and Cody Van Saders

December 20, 2018

Its safe to say a lot has happened in 2018. Honestly, it's probably incredibly difficult to keep up with every little thing that occurred. There was quite a bit of good, but also some bad thrown in there...

The Sounds of November: Album Reviews

The Sounds of November: Album Reviews

December 20, 2018

November, a month often associated with Thanksgiving. It’s a time where people show their appreciation for many facets of their lives. I know it’s a little late to talk about Thanksgiving, but we...

The Sounds of October

The Sounds of October

November 21, 2018

October, a month filled with spooks and surprises. However, one of the scariest things is this month is that a lot of established artists stayed relatively silent. We had a couple of features from these...

The Icons of Horror

The Icons of Horror

October 30, 2018

Halloween is one of the most exciting parts of the year. The creepy atmosphere and the cool weather sets the perfect tone for the ominous nature and supernatural activity that surrounds it. This time of...

Meaning Behind the Music: Materialism

Meaning Behind the Music: Materialism

October 11, 2018

One thing that’s been slightly underrated in modern society is the importance of a great music video. Of course, we have some videos in recent time that have given deeper significance to the song (the...

The Sounds of September

October 11, 2018

The month of September can be somewhat overwhelming for many students. It’s a time where school begins again, and everyone needs something to re-vitalize them for the new school year. This month was...

So Much Music, So Little Time: Albums of 2018 (So Far)

September 23, 2018

With this new school year we plan on re-introducing the Rampage’s music column and providing a unique outlook on the music world with reviews and analyses. For this first edition we each compiled a list...

Horsin' Around with Feelings: The BoJack Horseman Story

Horsin’ Around with Feelings: The BoJack Horseman Story

September 23, 2018

When you think of a cartoon, what do you typically think? Usually, a show like SpongeBob Squarepants or Family Guy is the first thing that comes to mind. But what if I told you Netflix holds one of the greatest...