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The Reality of Bullfighting

Bullfighting: What society has painted it as We all know the cartoon. The matador stands in front of the bull with a red flag, each staring each other down. Finally, the bull charges, and the matador moves out of the way, leaving the bull to go through the flag, left completely bamboozled. That’s how we all […]

Justice League (2017) Review

“Justice League,” directed by Zack Snyder, is based on the DC comic by the same name. With a run time of one hour and 59 minutes, “Justice League” brings the known heroes of DC, Batman, Cyborg, Flash, Aqua man and Wonder Woman together in the fight to save the Earth. The tone of the movie […]

Don’t Let School Debt Rule Your Future

Believe it or not, Uncle Sam has a lot of free programs that are your best overall bet to beat his own rule set by federal law that all school debt must be repaid with interest. Below is an outline of steps to keep student debts from growing so high while you sleep to creep […]

Thor: Ragnarok, an MCU great?

“Thor: Ragnarok” is the third movie in the Thor franchise and is directed by Taika Waititi, who also directed “What we do in the Shadows.” Chris Hemsworth reprises his role as Thor, with appearances from the Hulk (Mark Ruffalo) and The Grand master (Jeff Goldblum). This movie was hilarious, from beginning to end; nothing but […]

SING Movie Review

From the creators of “Despicable Me,” Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment are proud to present “Sing.” “Sing” is full of heartwarming moments. The beginning felt a bit sluggish. Toward the middle act of the movie, “Sing” felt a high change in tone. The drama that was built up towards disaster. Every movie needs a disaster […]

Kingsman: The Golden Circle, Is it Better than the First?

Is it better than the first? “The Golden Circle” had some hype to live up to, “The Secret Service” had quick action, a surprisingly good script and great actors portraying the characters. But does it hold up? “Kingsman: The Golden Circle” (Directed by Matthew Vaughn) is the sequel to “Kingsman: The Secret Service”( Also directed […]

Student Spotlight

GROWL was tasked with finding a student on campus that you think would be and interesting for an interview. In the Spotlight is Ashley Reeves! Q: What’s your name? A: My name is Ashley Elizabeth Reeves. Q: Where are you from? A: I am from Brandon.  Go dogs! Q: What are your plans after Holmes? A: […]

Student Spotlight

My name is Chandler Garret and I have interview my twin brother, Christopher Garrett. Name: The person I interviewed was my twin brother, Christopher U. Garrett. He does not like to let others know his middle name. Hometown: Chris was born and raised in Ridgeland. Major: Chris’ major is art and graphic design due to […]

Coffee shops in a nutshell

Coffee Shops

Coffee, commonly served in coffee shops, is the second most valued trade commodity to date. Every day, the world consumes close to 2.5 billion cups of it. The average American will spend roughly $1,092 a year for his or her coffee pick-me-up. So where does the capital area of Mississippi stand on this pie chart? […]

Wakfu the animated series

“Wakfu,” a French animated TV show and videogame, is about the adventures of a young boy by the name of Yugo who is a reincarnated king of a surviving race called the Eliatropes. Not a lot of people may have seen this show or even heard of it. It is not familiar to a lot […]