Sujay Utkarsh

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  • The Way Out West

    This article contains mild spoilers for The Way Out West.

    Pillbox | October 15, 2018
  • Columbus Day: celebration of a white, genocidal maniac?

    Before beginning this, I would like to confirm a few things. First, I am not saying Columbus is not a good person at all. Second, I am also not saying that genocide did not occur in the New World, because it most certainly did. The argument here is to consider whether or not Columbus himself was a perpetrator of genocide, as many people make it out to be. The definition of genocide, paraphrasing t...

    Forum | October 15, 2018
  • Pink Floyd’s The Wall: An Experiment in Surrealism

    Anyone familiar with Pink Floyd’s discography will be well versed with the band’s fascination with the human condition. This includes the demons that accompany fame and their love for creating metaphorical songs and concept albums. The Wall, their 1979 release (and last great album), is the epitome of these traits that characterized a number of their songs and releases, and it spawned a cult cla...

    Pillbox | October 8, 2018
  • Movies in McConomy: Incredibles 2

    This week, McConomy will be screening Incredibles 2, perhaps the most fun movie to have come out this year. The film picks up immediately after the events of the first film, with the supers taking on the Underminer, who emerged at the very last seconds of the previous film. After a disastrous public comeback, two business tycoon siblings, Winston and Evelyn Deavor, recruit Elastigirl to be the n...

    Pillbox | October 8, 2018
  • Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court nomination confirmed

    Last week, the Senate heard testimonies from both Brett Kavanaugh and Dr. Christine Blasey Ford, one of the women who has accused Kavanaugh of sexual assault. The two testimonies couldn’t have been more different, and many Republicans claimed that they were equally credible. Dr. Ford offered a very powerful testimony recounting her sexual assault and calmly answered questions from senators. It was...

    Forum | October 8, 2018