Zachary Gelman Pillbox Editor
Livestreaming isn't a crime and the Washington Post should be ashamed
The 2023 Virginia elections left Democrats with much to be elated about. State Democrats took back control of the Virginia House of Delegates and maintained control of the Virginia Senate, denying Republican Governor Glenn Youngkin a legislative trifecta. In the lead-up to this election, many pundits were convinced that “electoral juggernaut” Youngkin would lead the state Republicans to a sweeping...Forum | December 4, 2023
Our dinner with 'Trolls: Band Together'
Trolls Band together dialogue review
Last week, your two favorite section editors bumped into each other in the UC right before a showing of "Trolls Band Together," the latest installation in the "Trolls" universe by Dreamworks. Here is the raw, uncensored conversation they had in the hall outside of McConomy.
Will Curvan: What a film huh?Pillbox | December 4, 2023
'The Driver Era': Another Perspective
Laying all my cards on the table, I am not a “The Driver Era” fan. I’m not a “The Driver Era” hater either. I have simply lived my life orthogonal to Ross Lynch, and was fully content to continue this for the rest of my natural lifespan. But I was invited to the concert by friends who I see all too little, and so I went. Some would have you believe that the show was exhilarating, the crowd engaged...Pillbox | November 13, 2023
I assume that whatever Carnegie Mellon University students used to deal with was pretty atrocious, or else they’d never have pushed Stellic onto us. I’m no stranger to fancy-named class selection websites. My high school used a system called Talos, a system that I can apparently still log into (seems like bad data security). My high school suffered from a glut of intelligent students, so class sel...Forum | November 6, 2023
'Limitless' vs. 'Lucy'
I consider myself to be blessed. I was blessed to be born in the position I was. I have been blessed with professors who give generous late submission deadlines. And I have been blessed in my collection of friends, one of whom has parents that pay for a Max | The One To Watch (née HBO Max) subscription. Thanks to these Magi-esque blessings, I was able to watch “Limitless” (2011) and “Lucy” (2014) ...Pillbox | October 30, 2023