Eastside

Black Friday Survival Guide: 10 tips to make your shopping experience easier and better than ever

Caroline Babula ('09)/Eastside Entertainment Editor

November 28, 2008

Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving, is the nation’s biggest retail holiday. Mobs of people run out to retailers and malls to commence their holiday shopping on this day, which is both hectic and stressful. However, fo...

House “Emancipation”

Caroline Babula ('09) / Eastside Entertainment Editor

November 25, 2008

Everybody lies. It's House's motto: an always-true philosophy. That motto was taken to the extreme in this episode, which revolved around an emancipated 16-year-old girl who seizes and collapses at her factory job.   She tells...

Heroes “The Eclipse – Part 1”

Caroline Babula (‘09) / Eastside Entertainment Editor

November 25, 2008

Sixty minutes absolutely flew by in "The Eclipse - Part 1." For starters, Elle and Sylar are on a "Get the Cheerleader, destroy the world" type of mission. But, really, Elle just wants Sylar to stand up for himself and not do...

Jack’s Mannequin tours Philadelphia: A fan’s loyal attendance, plus backstory

Caroline Babula (‘09) / Eastside Entertainment Editor

November 24, 2008

Going to three concerts in exactly two years is by no means impressive, as there are some people who go to one, or more, concerts weekly. However, just over three years ago, I was ready to admit defeat and sit on the sidelines...

Heroes “It’s Coming”

Caroline Babula (’09) / Eastside Entertainment Editor

November 24, 2008

We last saw Arthur Petrelli beheading Usutu and about to cause a great deal of harm to Hiro. Well, it turns out, that while we all know Arthur is capable of implementing the unthinkable, he actually took some kind of pity on Hiro,...

House “The Itch”

Caroline Babula (‘09) / Eastside Entertainment Editor

November 12, 2008

A severe agoraphobe makes treating his relentless stomach pain difficult for House's team, as he refuses to leave his home. Allowing the team and Dr. Cameron into his home is difficult for the patient, as "outside people" make...

Heroes “Villains”

Caroline Babula (’09) / Eastside Entertainment Editor

November 11, 2008

Enough with the future, this week's "Heroes" was all about the past - one year ago, to be exact. We find out that Flint, the Level 5 detainee who could throw fire balls, is actually Meredith's brother. Also, it is revealed that...

FOP plans holiday party

Caroline Babula ('09)/ Eastside Entertainment Editor

October 30, 2008

Cafeteria 1 was crowded with seniors and sophomores after school today as they waited for a meeting about the FOP Holiday Party to begin.  The meeting was specifically for the two grade levels.   Over fifty students filled...

House “Joy”

Caroline Babula (’09)/ Eastside Entertainment Editor

October 30, 2008

Another hallucinating patient visits Princeton-Plainsboro this week. However, to make matters more interesting, this particular man also has blackouts in which he loses several hours at a time. The man lives alone with his six-year-old...

Heroes “Eris Quod Sum”

Caroline Babula (’09) / Eastside Entertainment Editor

October 28, 2008

This episode was by far the most intense of the season. Firstly, Maya is not dead. It appears that Mohinder's webs simply track victims, they do not kill them. Secondly, we learned that once Arthur Petrelli obtains an ability...

Unwanted entertainment items sold at Tunes

Caroline Babula (‘09)/Eastside Entertainment Editor

October 25, 2008

We all buy CDs and DVDs we know we will never watch. Maybe it is because they are on sale; maybe it is because for that split second at the register there was a temporary loss of sanity and  we really did think the chosen item...

House “Lucky Thirteen”

Caroline Babula (‘09) / Eastside Entertainment Editor

October 23, 2008

Dr. Hadley, "13," is in a reckless stage of her life now that she has been diagnosed with Huntington's Disease. She stays out all night, does drugs and brings home strange women whom she's never met before. All's fine and dandy...

Heroes “Dying of the Light”

Caroline Babula ('09)/Eastside Entertainment Editor

October 22, 2008

Last week we saw beloved and benign Hiro Nakamura brutally murder his best friend, Ando. This week, we saw how Hiro time traveled to get a retractable sword and fake blood in order to feign the murder. Evil mastermind Mr. Petrelli...

House “Birthmarks”

Caroline Babula (’09)/Eastside Entertainment Editor

October 17, 2008

There is a 25 year old woman in China trying to find her birth parents. After she coughs up blood and collapses, she is transferred to Princeton-Plainsboro to be diagnosed. She is also a recovering addict, something her adoptive...

Heroes “Angel and Monsters”

Caroline Babula (’09)/Eastside Entertainment Editor

October 14, 2008

Good people become villains by taking baby steps. This week on “Heroes,” we saw the process unfold even more.  Peter, who has been our ever-constant good guy since the beginning, is turning, due to the “hunger” brough...