• The Tomblands
  •     In the newly minted “Donald Trump era,” the spiteful words and actions of our nation’s president seem almost unavoidable in their scope. This environment of hatred and white nationalism spread by America’s most powerful— and loudest—individuals infiltrate all facets of life. However, in his latest single BagBak, Long Beach rapper Vince Staples directly contradicts the anger of Trump with an inspired ferocity of his own:   Tell the one percent to suck a d— because we on now […]

    Vince Staples at Foellinger Auditorium
  •     An ideal day is a day in which routine things feel like just that, routine. The shower doesn’t feel like your boat ride by Niagara Falls which was stuck dangerously close to the tears of nature for three hours, but instead showering is ten minutes where your Bluetooth speaker doesn’t power off in the middle of playing old Björk albums. When I approach the foggy mirror after showering, I’d notice that my stubble is light enough to the […]

  • After listening to Rogue Tendency’s newest album RTep with my best friend Alisa, we had quite a few good things to say about it. This was not my first time listening to this group, since I’ve seen them at a house show last semester and let’s just say they know how to have a good time. I was expecting them to bring the heat in their new album, and I was not disappointed. The first song on the album, “Alpha,” […]

  •   Planes Are Big. It’s hard to tell from looking at the pictures in your textbook, but planes are not nearly as small as the little ones on your page! Even the biggest pictures in your textbook don’t get close – planes are at least 2-3 times larger than that. A little experiment: Hold your arms wide out. Make them even wider. Now curl your hands upwards and scream. That might be how big a plane is.   You Can […]

    Ian Stewart/Yukon News
An Air North 737 is guided into position by ground crew at the Whitehorse airport in 2012.