Category: Features

The Phantom Menace fails to live up to writer’s memory a decade later

Do you remember 1999? “Ed, Edd, ‘N’ Eddy” and “Spongebob Squarepants” both made their television debuts. Bill Clinton was “President Clinton.” And on May 19, George Lucas unleashed the subject of this week’s nostalgia review, “Star Wars Episode 1: The Phantom Menace,” coming to Blu-ray as part of a complete series re-release on Sept. 16.

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Producer vs. Wild

Whenever we watch our favorite television shows, sitting cozily on our couches with a soda in our hands, we often take for granted the incredible amount of time and effort that went into creating the final product flashing from our screens.

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Wayne gets lazy with ‘Tha Carter IV’

Probably one of the most anticipated albums of 2011, maybe even more so then Jay-Z and Kanye’s “Watch The Throne,” Lil Wayne’s newest creation, “Tha Carter IV,” is almost unavoidable since Wayne is probably one of the most successful rappers on the radio right now. This album is the fourth installment of the “Carter” series, which, unlike his mixtapes, tends to have more hooks and a bit more structure, a common practice with today’s rap artists.

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The Progress in print