The Talon

Few ‘Blu’s For Those Switching to High Definition Formats

By Sahil Luthra, Staff Writer

October 19, 2007

It can certainly be hard to recall the days of VCRs, given that it has been over 10 years since the release of the DVD player. It is not surprising, then, that those in the video industry are trying to sell new, improved video for...

From Terrifying to Terrific, Great Ways to Look Frightening This Halloween

By Alex Williamson, Staff Writer

October 19, 2007

Though Halloween night can be scary, the shopping for it does not have to be. From horrifying to hip, scary to merry, these hot spots are the places to pick up the perfect Halloween costume. Online Catalogs Frightcatalog.com has a large s...

Foo Fighters Still Furiously Fighting

By Claire Bedard, Senior Writer

October 19, 2007

It begins with a single guitar and whispering vocals, and then suddenly pulls you into a rollercoaster of musical genres and tempos. The latest album in the epic saga of musical success for the Foo Fighters, “Echoes, Silenc...

The Baer Necessities

By Stephanie Baer, Content Editor

October 19, 2007

It seems like ever since summer ended, everyone has been rushing around campus trying to make it to class. What happened to those summer days when we walked at a nice pace, in control of our limbs? We’ve become sloppy and we ca...

Kanye Knocks Some Sense into 50 Cent

By Felix Ong II, Staff Writer

October 19, 2007

“Graduation” by Kanye West “Graduation” features a diverse variety of beats in all its tracks that makes it distinguishable and a stand-alone album. The album contains 13 songs that are original and addictive. Songs like...

‘The Kingdom’ Cuts Complex Cultural Barriers

By Stephanie Baer, Content Editor

October 19, 2007

It’s a sunny day and families are enjoying a picnic and a friendly game of softball. Children are running around, smiling and laughing. Everything seems to be at ease, but then the shooting begins. Explosions separate families an...

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