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What’s Good: Bob Roberts

By Christopher Turner Other Side Drive Segment Producer   Have you ever been trying to find something to watch on Netflix or Amazon and you find yourself scrolling…and scrolling…and scrolling? With so many options at your fingertips when it comes to streaming movies, how are you supposed to decide what to watch? On What’s Good, […]

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A Curriculum of Divas: Episode Two

By Joshua Morrison Other Side Drive Segment Producer     Morrison: Here on “A Curriculum of Divas,” I, as you know, strive to give you the lowdown on gay icons and fandom. Last time I talked a bit about what makes a diva and why gay men are so attracted to them. I also touched […]

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“Stan”: A Lesson in Webspeak

By Joshua Morrison Blog Content Contributor In 2016, it seems like everybody has their own deep, dark corner of the internet that they crawl into after a long day. These enclaves each have their own unique features and their inhabitants are able to speak a specialized language that isn’t quite accessible to outsiders. We often […]

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Legislative Agenda Episode One

By Aaron Derton Segment Producer In this edition of Legislative Agenda, Aaron Derton sat down with Texas State professors Ed Mihalkanin and William DeSoto to get their take on the presidential election. Aaron: As of February third, about two weeks ago, the Iowa caucuses had ended. In about a week and a half is the […]

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Get Involved: Ultimate Frisbee

By Halley South Segment Producer In this episode of Get Involved, Halley South interviewed the Men’s Ultimate Frisbee team. Halley: I interviewed member Cole Smith who let me know what the team does, why it’s so much fun, and how to get involved. For those who don’t know, Ultimate Frisbee is a sport played with […]

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A Curriculum of Divas Episode One

By Joshua Morrison Other Side Drive Segment Producer Here on “A Curriculum of Divas” we’re going to be talking a lot about divas and their fans. But before we can really do that there’s a burning question we’ve got to answer: what is a diva? There isn’t just one answer to this question, and the […]

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Voices of Texas State: Victoria Tsatenawa

Malik Mingo Other Side Drive Segment Producer This week on “Voices of Texas State,” I have one of my good friends, Victoria Tsatenawa! She is a double major is psychology and Spanish and she is a senior! It’s your last year at Texas State! Victoria!, how are we doing? V: “I’m doing good!” As I […]

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Fit Tips and Healthy Living: Zumba

by Echaka Monjok Other Side Drive Segment Producer Welcome to Fit Tips and healthy living! To sum this segment up, it is about being healthy! Mind, body, and soul.  We will discuss simple, different  healthy choices and habits that make a huge difference in your life. We will explore different types of workout you can […]

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Let’s Talk Reality: Twinning

by Malcolm Thomas Other Side Drive Segment Producer VH1 seems to have all of television’s hit reality shows on their roster. From the dramatic reality shows to the laid back reality shows, they have it all. Personally, I’m starting to drift away from the reality shows that don’t have meaning; I’m now more interested with […]

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Location Motivation: Happy Hour Pricing

by Leighanne Coleman Other Side Drive After going around town, I talked with multiple people to see where they go to get a drink for the best price. Here’s how to get that buzz without spending your bucks. Texas State student Christian Clayton says, “My favorite place to drink in San Marcos probably has to […]

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Lyrical Breakdown: Logic

by Solange Palumbo Other Side Drive Lyrical Breakdown Fame is the thirst of youth. It’s glorified. Some may even call it a dream of theirs. But what happens when they finally get there? What happens once they’ve reached stardom? In this song of the week, we see how the rapper, Logic, expresses the heavy burden […]

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Location Motivation: Places to go on a Date

by Laighanne Coleman Other Side Drive So I know I’m not the only one that has publicly met up with someone they are mutually attracted to and discovered after a few short minutes things weren’t going as planned. Maybe the conversation just got super awkward or maybe you ended up face to face with “sir-spits-a […]

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So We Need to Talk: Feeling Left Out

By Julianna Reel KTSW Other Side Drive So, We Need to Talk Do you ever find yourself thinking, “Everyone has it together except me”? Don’t worry, I’m right there with ya. Lately, I feel like everyone is moving away with new jobs, studying abroad, graduating and/or taking exciting trips. Right now, it feels like my […]

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Lyrical Breakdown: Jhene Aiko’s W.A.Y.S

by Solange Tara Other Side Drive In the spotless mind of a girl caught in limbo, the fourth hour is where all will turn into beautiful ruins. She is then reminded that life isn’t just about this moment, but so much more. With guidance and the will to keep going, this pretty bird found her […]

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Spoiled Rotten: Never Too Young to Die

by Ace McIntyre KTSw Other Side Drive Never Too Young to Die is supposedly a spy film from 1986. It stars a pre-Full House john Stamos as college gymnaist Lance Stargrove, Vanity from the 80s pop Vanity 6 as Danja the Bond girl I guess and Gene Simons as Ragnar, the villainous leader of a […]

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In Reel Life: Chef

by Roslyn Barrutia KTSW Other Side Drive This week features the movie Chef. Chef is an independent film directed, produced, and written by Jon Favreau, who has worked on movies such as Swingers, Elf, Couples Retreat, and Iron Man, just to name a few. Not only did Favreau produce, direct, and write Chef, but he […]

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In Reel Life: Skeleton Twins

Hosted by Roslyn Barrutia KTSW Other Side Drive What happens when you put Kristen Wigg and Bill Hader in a film? You get two extremely talented and funny people joking around. What else would you expect? Not only does their comical sense shine through in their latest film together, Skeleton Twins, but they give great […]

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In Reel Life: Safety Not Guaranteed

by Roslyn Barrutia KTSW Other Side Drive This week, I thought I would introduce “Safety Not Guaranteed.” This movie was screened back in 2012 at the Sundance Film Festival. It won the Waldo Salt Screenwriting Award, which recognizes outstanding screenwriting. “Safety Not Guaranteed” stars Audrey Plaza, who you might recognize as April from the T-V […]

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