Lady ‘Noles Move to Elite Eight

​By AMANDA NEPPL / Staff Writer Florida State men’s and women’s basketball teams have had an interesting season. And for the women’s team, the fight is not over. The men’s team jumped into the 3rd seed spot, only to find themselves up against Florida Gulf Coast University. After out-dunking – yes, that happened – the…

FSU Becomes Dunk Nation Against FGCU

By AMANDA NEPPL / Staff Writer   Last night at the Amway Center in Orlando, the Florida State University Seminoles took on the Florida Gulf Coast University Eagles. The results left the Seminoles on top of an 86-80 final score, a shocked crowd at how “dunk nation throws down on dunk city,” and a well-anticipated…

A White Girls’ Reaction to Get Out

By CARRIE PINKARD / Staff Writer Get Out is a slow-burn thriller written and directed by Jordan Peele of the television comedy series Key and Peele. The film has been wildly successful since its release in February of this year, grossing over $30 million its first weekend in theatres. Get out is a blend of dark…

Drunk Writer Series, Volume 1: The Key

Prompt: The apocalypse is about to happen, but the key to preventing it is somewhere in Tallahassee. You are the hero. What’s the key and can you stop the end of the world? The apocalypse of Tallahassee, Florida. I used to think this city looked like shit. Looks a whole lot better now. I emerge…

FSU vs. Miami and the Weeks to Come

By AMANDA NEPPL / Staff Writer Florida State men’s basketball team hosted the Miami Hurricanes this past Saturday. The ‘Noles celebrated Senior Night, as well as their 18-0 record at home, which is the ‘Noles first unbeaten home season in 41 years, according to ESPN. Only a win against Miami – try 66-57 – could…

Mayor Gillum Announces Candidacy for Governor

WENDY PARKULO / NEWS TEAM Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum announced yesterday that he plans to run for governor in the 2018 election. The thirty-seven year old publicized his candidacy by releasing a YouTube video entitled “Bring it Home” in which he discusses his plan for Florida’s future. Gillum spoke optimistically stating that, “As governor of…