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The Little Things is available to watch on HBO Max.

REVIEW: Character-driven film The Little Things invites viewers to play detective

Angelica Cervantes, Staff Writer March 7, 2021

HBO Max’s recent film The Little Things is a new paradigm of mystery that sets foot into uncharted territory through two unique perspectives.  Joe Deacon (Denzel Washington) is a veteran detective...

Find out who we predict will win an award at the 63rd annual Grammys on Mar. 14.

Check out our 2021 Grammy Awards predictions

Anneliese Esparza, Editor-in-Chief March 6, 2021

Music’s biggest night is nearly here, as the 63rd Annual Grammy Awards are scheduled for Mar. 14. Who will go home with an award and who will go home empty-handed? Here’s my best shot at predicting...

The Chronicle Entertainment Rundown

Magali Castillo and Jaelyn Decena March 6, 2021

Documentary: Biggie: I Got A Story To Tell Since a video is worth a thousand words, this rare archival footage featuring rapper Christopher Wallace, known as The Notorious B.I.G. or Biggie, tells...

VIDEO: Cougar Showcase Ep. 3: Andrew Stewart

March 5, 2021

CSUSM professor Andrew Stewart talks about and reads from his upcoming debut novel, We Shall Sing a Song into the Deep.

CSUSM hosted Mayfield Brooks in the Arts & Lectures series on Feb. 18.

CSUSM Arts & Lectures Series hosts dancer, activist Mayfield Brooks

Jaelyn Decena, A&E Editor March 1, 2021

CSUSM‘s Arts & Lectures series hosted their second event of the semester,“DE-Composing Dance: A Discourse for Dance Decomposition and Choreographies of Breath,” featuring Mayfield Brooks on Feb....

Katherine Heigl and Sarah Chalke star as Tully and Kate in Netflix’s drama TV show Firefly Lane.

Firefly Lane reveals the friendship of two polar opposites throughout the decades

Kat Parra, Assistant A&E Editor February 27, 2021

This review may contain mild spoilers. Netflix’s recently-released drama TV show Firefly Lane springs on the unique friendship of two girls that are each desperate for a friend.  The show is an...

The Chronicle Entertainment Rundown

Song: “Gasoline” by HAIM (feat. Taylor Swift) Alternative rock band HAIM teamed up with Taylor Swift to release a remix of their song “Gasoline” from their album Women in Music Pt. III....

Cougar Corner

February 27, 2021

HONEY   Sticky sweet honey pot,  I don’t want you to leave.  Stay under these bedsheets and forget about  your burdens.    It’s so windy out there today,  the...

Professor Heidi Breuer was one of the literature and writing studies faculty members who participated in the literature reading on Feb. 11.

Faculty share creative writing with campus community

Magali Castillo and Angelica Cervantes February 21, 2021

Five literature & writing (LTWR) faculty members read from their past or current literary projects on Feb. 11 in a Zoom event hosted by the LTWR department. There were about 127 attendees, including...

Cougar Corner

Emily Knoff February 21, 2021

“The Bridge” I once read that painters that  workers on the Golden Gate Bridge begin repainting it anew as soon  as they reach the end  Yawning arches hungry for coverage from the blind,...

Sia’s first film Music creates a mockery of those with autism.

Sia’s new film Music faces backlash from the autism community

Jaelyn Decena, A&E Editor February 21, 2021

Sia’s new film Music quickly had people talking for the wrong reasons after its release on Feb. 10.  The film quickly faced backlash as the film stars Maddie Ziegler as a young girl named Music,...

The Chronicle Entertainment Rundown

Jaelyn Decena, A&E Editor February 21, 2021

Book: Untamed by Glennon Doyle Glennon Doyle’s third book Untamed is nothing like her previous books. This self-help memoir shares Doyle’s experience of coming to terms with her sexuality and...

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