Eastside

We need to talk about kevin, and also how good the movie is

Hannah Feinberg ('12)/Eastside Underground Editor

February 2, 2012

We need to talk about We Need to Talk about Kevin.  Gripping, horrifying, nearly unwatchable, We Need to Talk about Kevin artfully dissects the complex relationship between mother and sadistic son.  Adapted from the best-...

Seniors snag another victory with banner contest

Hannah Feinberg ('12)/Eastside underground editor

November 24, 2011

At the pep rally today, seniors earned another victory in the banner contest, followed by sophomores in second, juniors in third and freshman in fourth place.  The seniors’ flag featured a near three-dimensionally rendered...

Seniors continue their winning streak with crazy hair day

Hannah Feinberg ('12)/Eastside Underground Editor

November 21, 2011

Seniors crimped, braided and dyed their way to victory on Crazy Hair Day this Monday, maintaining the seniors’ lead into the second week of Spirit Week.  Sophomores took second in the event, followed by juniors in third place...

After School Special: Season 2, Episode 1

Sarah Minion ('12)/ Eastside Editor-in-Chief and Hannah Feinberg ('12)/ Eastside Underground Editor and Sarah Minion ('12)/ Eastside Editor-in-Chief and Hannah Feinberg ('12)/ Eastside Underground Editor

October 11, 2011

In the first episode of the second season, Hannah and Sarah ask students to perform in their poetry slam: [youtube lMvciZRJJs4]  

After School Special, Episode 10

Hannah Feinberg ('12), Sarah Minion ('12), Gabi Kains ('12) and Becca Mulberg ('12) and Hannah Feinberg ('12), Sarah Minion ('12), Gabi Kains ('12) and Becca Mulberg ('12)

May 9, 2011

Hannah and Sarah ask students what they see... [youtube hfmdfP3ujyc]

Badlands by Dirty Beaches Review

Hannah Feinberg ('12)/Eastside community editor

April 5, 2011

As someone who hiccoughed her way though childhood in Buddy Holly EPs, and thinks it would be just swell to share a chocolate malt with James Dean (or Steve McQueen), to this reviewer, nostalgia is a near marketable service. ...

After School Special: Episode 3

Hannah Feinberg ('12)/ Eastside Community Editor and Sarah Minion ('12)/ Eastside Underground Editor

March 14, 2011

Hannah and Sarah explores the murals of East, with the help of East students... [youtube 55coXe1O804]

Charlie Sheen on Wired 96.5

Hannah Feinberg ('12)/Eastside community editor

March 6, 2011

Few personal breakdowns have been so sad, so bizarre and so public as Charlie Sheen’s strange crash that has all but dominated the media these past few weeks.  His racially charged railings against Two and a Half Men producer...

Gil Scott Heron & Jaime XX – We’re New Here

Hannah Feinberg ('12)/Eastside community editor

March 6, 2011

Gil Scott-Heron is sacred territory for music geeks and revolutionaries alike, and messing with his deliberately sparse and gripping tracks is a bold move, even for British post-dubstep wunderkind, Jamie Smith of the xx.  Di...

Toro y Moi – Underneath the Pine

Hannah Feinberg ('12)/Eastside community editor

March 6, 2011

In the newly developed recipe for homebrewed electropop -- sounds of the past sampled with the bleeps and bloops and blips of Barcelonan elevators of the future --  music like that of multi-instrumentalist Chaz Bundick aka Toro y Moi is no real surprise.  It’s the musi...

The Oscars “Best Picture” candidates: 127 Hours

Hannah Feinberg ('12)/Eastside community editor

February 27, 2011

Talking about recent Danny Boyle films, the words "harrowing" and "life-affirming" often come up.  And in many ways, these adjectives befit his tellings of a mountaineer’s sticky situation as much as his unrequited love epic,...