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NMM: Sanni

From American Idol, to talented singer-songwriter, here's a feature on Sanni. The 23-year-old artist from Texas was raised by parents who are originally from Tanzania and Kenya. According to his bio, he began filming himself doing cover tunes at 14, garnering hundreds of thousands of views. Sanni captured the eyes of America in 2013 when [...]

Review: Shazam!

While I'm not big on superhero films, David F. Sandburg's Shazam! Had me intrigued. But what did I think? Check out my thoughts below. Shazam! follows Billy Batson (Asher Angel) a teen who was abandoned as a child and will do just about anything to find his biological mother. Fed up with his antics, Child [...]

Friday Five: On The ‘Canes Clinch, #ChampsReturn, and ‘Shazam!’

1. Hurricanes Back in the Playoffs 10 years. That's how long this area has waited for its NHL franchise to return to the playoffs - and it finally happened on Thursday night. By virtue of a 3-1 win against New Jersey and Montreal's 2-1 defeat to Washington, there will finally be playoff hockey in Raleigh [...]

Friday Five: On Pack Men’s Swimming At NCAAs, A Hoops Season Recap, And Wolfpack Women Still Dancing

1. Pack Men's Turn in Austin The N.C. State Men's Swimming and Diving team is competing at the 2019 NCAA Championships in Austin, Texas this week. The Pack has already earned some hardware in just two days of competition. Highlighted by the team of Andreas Vazaios, Coleman Stewart, Jacob Molacek, and Justin Ress earning silver [...]

Friday Five: On March Madness, A New Broadway Season, And Seeing ‘Dear Evan Hansen’

1. March Madness Has Arrived It's time, friends. The NCAA Men's Basketball Championship is here! While I'm excited that UNC is in the tournament as a one seed, I wasn't too thrilled with the committee sending the Heels to Columbus, Ohio while Virginia and Duke get to play in Columbia, S.C. Columbus is double the [...]