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A Bonding Story Of A Man & A Dog

March 9, 2020 3:17pm | Nolan Egofske

The synopsis states, “Buck, a powerful dog, half St Bernard, and half sheepdog, lives on Judge Miller’s estate in California’s Santa Clara Valley. He leads a comfortable life there, but it comes to an end when men discover gold in the Klondike region of Canada […]

Welcome Back to the MCU: Black Widow Preview

March 9, 2020 3:04pm | Lilli Schneider

WARNING: Spoilers for Avengers: Endgame and for other Avenger-related movies

Lassie is coming home in Psych’s new movie, spring 2020

March 5, 2020 3:49pm | Will Timlin

We just have to wait for iiiiiit, a little bit longer. Psych 2: Lassie Come Home is the name of the upcoming sequel to Psych: The Movie. With the first episode of this classic TV show airing all the way back in July of 2006, […]

West should perform plays and musicals written by local students

February 25, 2020 3:56pm | Teagan Gumina

If there’s one thing to be learned about Broadway musicals and plays, it is that they usually start out somewhere other than Broadway like a college. Even the musical Hamilton started out at the lower level as a college production, then it was picked up […]

Legally Blonde is legally fresh

January 30, 2020 4:06pm | Teagan Gumina

Last year, WestTAP stepped into the 1990s with the musical Newsies. This year, WestTAP leaps into the 21st century with a new musical known as Legally Blonde.  Senior Olivia Vernon, who plays the lead as Elle Woods, said that Legally Blonde is one of the […]

Marathon 25th Anniversary

January 14, 2020 4:08pm | Luke Jensen

When people think about classic first person shooter (FPS) games, they often think about games like Doom, Wolfenstein 3D, Duke Nukem 3D, and a whole list of other games that pioneered the then new genre of games, and refined the FPS format during its first […]

Why you shouldn’t watch that remake or sequel

January 8, 2020 4:36pm |

2019 is over, and all throughout the year countless movies have been released, yet a staggeringly large number of these are adaptations of books and graphic novels, remakes and reboots of classic movies, or sequels. There have already been 12 movies set in the X-Men […]

The End of Another Saga

January 6, 2020 3:51pm | Nolan Egofske

Has there ever been a movie with as much weight on its cinematic shoulders as Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker? The film, directed by J.J. Abrams, has to wrap up a nine-movie saga four decades in the making, reward scores of beloved characters with […]

Review of It’s A Wonderful Life

December 18, 2019 4:33pm | Ruby McCumber

New Berlin West TAP, or West Theater Arts Program, has been performing shows for 10 years now, and It’s a Wonderful Life is a wonderful show to kick off the year. Unlike other shows, this one has never been performed at West before and was […]

Morty! *BURP* Season 4’s here! SEASON FOUR BABY!!!

December 18, 2019 4:23pm | Eduardo Velasquez

Rick and Morty kicked off its new season 4 on November 10, 2019, with a brand new episode where Rick temporarily died and Morty almost destroyed the world. Justin Roiland, the voice actor of Rick and Morty as well as many minor characters, does an […]