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OWN revives O’Donnell’s career

OWN revives O’Donnell’s career

The Wichitan

October 12, 2011

 By Mary McNamara Finally, the Oprah Winfrey Network has something like a twinkle in its eye. “The Rosie Show,” which premiered live from Harpo Studios in Chicago on Monday afternoon, has been touted as Rosie O’Donnell’s much-anticipated return to television, which may be overstating the case ...

Footloose returns to the big screen

Footloose returns to the big screen

The Wichitan

October 12, 2011

By Frank Lowece   Remake “Footloose”? Sure, why not? And why not remake “Pretty in Pink,” “Fast Times at Ridgemont High” and other beloved 1980s teen movies while we’re at it? No one has felt that question more acutely than Craig Zadan, a producer of both the 1984 original starring Kevin Bacon and Lori Singer and the remake, ...

Country in the Falls

Country in the Falls

Anastasia Reed

October 12, 2011

Wichita Falls will be playing host this year for big country artist. Nightlife scenes will showcase some of the hottest country stars to bring the spotlight to Falls town. Here are a few of the upcoming show.   Denim & Diamonds Pat Green Oct. 13 Green is a Texas native who’s rocking th...

Fall Nail Polish Trends

Fall Nail Polish Trends

Rachel Bingham

October 12, 2011

Ah, the never-ending search for nail polish.  A girl can accumulate a hundred shades, but still not be able to decide which color to wear. But, just like makeup, each season comes with different trends in nail polish.  The current list?  Read on to find out!   CLEAR COAT Essie No Chips ...

Feist finds dark side with 2011’s Metals

Orlando Flores Jr.

October 4, 2011

A lot has changed for Leslie Feist in the last four years. After the release of 2007’s excellent The Reminder, Feist began a whirlwind ride to the top of the charts, selling out concerts worldwide. She gained various award nominations and sold more than 1,000,000 copies worldwide (761,000 in the U...

Up close and personal: Preston Pugmire

Up close and personal: Preston Pugmire

The Wichitan

October 4, 2011

By Joseph Chretien   Traveling musician, singer and songwriter Preston Pugmire put on an intimate performance at MSU Thursday night. The concert was held in the Clark Student Center. The event was hosted by the University Programming Board. Although there was an audience of ab...

Beauty for the cure

Beauty for the cure

Rachel Bingham

October 4, 2011

You’ve seen it everywhere: that little pink ribbon along with the words, “Breast Cancer Awareness Month.”  While you may want to spend some money to help support a good cause, you may not want a fifth pink ribbon coffee mug or t-shirt. But there’s good news: you can buy awesome beauty products...

All day Deshay

All day Deshay

The Wichitan

October 4, 2011

By Joseph Chretein After releasing four free mixtapes (including his opus Two: For The Show) BrandUn DeShay has finally unleashed his long awaited debut album “All Day DeShay: AM.” When MTV’s artist of the year, Tyler, The Creator took a disrespectful jab at DeShay on his breakout single...

Panda Bear wows Dallas crowd

Panda Bear wows Dallas crowd

Orlando Flores Jr.

October 4, 2011

I, the city of Dallas and to some extent the southern part of the United States, experienced a rare treat  Tuesday, September 27. Electronic musician Panda Bear, real name Noah Lennox, was brought in by Dallas’ very own Gorilla Vs. Bear music blog to perform a one-night concert at the Granada Theater...

Laramie Revisited

Laramie Revisited

The Wichitan

September 27, 2011

By Jamie Monroe The MSU Theatre department will open its Fall season with The Laramie Project: Ten Years Later. It is a revisiting of the original play, The Laramie Project, which MSU produced in March 2003 to sold-out crowds. “When we did the first one, that was one of the most satisfying, enlightening, uplifting experiences I’ve had in my 27 year...

Pitt hits a home run on the big screen

Pitt hits a home run on the big screen

The Wichitan

September 27, 2011

By Jamie Monroe Maybe the easiest way to describe a movie like Moneyball is, first, to describe what it is not. Moneyball is, obviously, a movie about baseball. However, it’s a different kind of movie about baseball, because it doesn’t fit the mold of the standard feel-good sports movie. While there are plenty of feel-good, stick it to...

Fall beauty obsessions

Fall beauty obsessions

The Wichitan

September 27, 2011

Drumroll, please...it’s finally Fall! There’s something about this season that makes me want to re-vamp my makeup wardrobe.  Maybe it’s the beautiful color changes on treetops, or possibly it’s the weather cooling down to reasonable temperatures, but Fall makeup is the best! Now is the time...

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