Shweta Kumar Staffwriter

Class of 2009


  • Learning to [Citizen] Cope

    Citizen Cope, the pseudonym of frontman Clarence Greenwood and the name of his band, is currently on tour promoting his new album, Every Waking Moment. Lucky for us, his next stop is Mr. Small’s Theatre & Funhouse in Pittsburgh.

    Pillbox | November 6, 2006
  • Ah, the music of Christians and demons

    Described as “nerdy and spazzy” by The Onion, Detholz! — pronounced “Death Holes” — was formed at Wheaton College, a conservative evangelical school from which the band’s members were later expelled, outside Chicago in 1996. Jim Cooper, guitarist and frontman, said, “While we were all attending the Christian university, we became increasingly aware that our faith had a lot of holes. We formed th...

    Pillbox | October 30, 2006
  • Puppets: Not just for Geppetto anymore

    Feeling tied down by massive amounts of work? Want to live life without so many strings attached? That’s too bad. But speaking of strings, how about them puppets?

    Pillbox | October 2, 2006
  • $movie

    Wednesday 9/27
    South Park: Bigger Longer & Uncut
    8 10 12

    Pillbox | September 25, 2006
  • Try Greek for a week

    What comes to your mind when you hear the term “sorority”? Excessive partying and binge drinking? Blonde, ditzy airheads? That law that defines any house in Pennsylvania inhabited by eight or more females, such as a sorority house, as a brothel?

    Pillbox | September 11, 2006