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Father John Misty, “Pure Comedy” Review

Father John Misty, or Josh Tillman, is the former drummer of the folk band Fleet Foxes.

By Sam Mosher, E23 Reporter

Father John Misty’s “Pure Comedy” demands an attentive listener.

I don’t say that as a critic. I say that because Father John Misty himself demands you listen to his lyrics, which are the most interesting Read the rest

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Spoon, “Hot Thoughts” Review

Spoon recently released new album, "Hot Thoughts"

By Sam Mosher, E23 Reporter

I was not a fan of Spoon before hearing the single “Can I Sit Next to You”. The track’s dance grooves, mixed with traditional indie rock, immediately caught my attention. Lead singer Britt Daniel’s howling Read the rest

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23News March 15, 2017

This week on 23News, we interview the new MSA Vice President Elect Payton Englert. We give you a glimpse of MizzouThon, the largest student-run organization at MU who raises a record amount of money for MU health care each year. … Read the rest

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The Shins “Heartworms” Review

By Sam Mosher, E23 Reporter

The Shins have returned after a five year hiatus with their brand new LP, “Heartworms”. The album finds The Shins experimenting with new sub-genres in pop, while still retaining their fun and playful indie rock Read the rest

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“The Force” (True/False Film Fest) Review

The Force

By Sam Mosher, E23 Reporter

“The Force” covers a lot of issues in its approximately 90 minute runtime. It discusses police brutality, race relations, sexual harassment and masculine culture, but largely fails to address these issues beyond just a surface Read the rest

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“Casting JonBenet” (True/False Film Fest) Review

"Casting JonBenet" showed at True/False Film Festival 2017.

By Sam Mosher, E23 Reporter

“Casting JonBenet” never quite decides what it is. It walks the line between documentary, self-aware satire, and a psyche analysis of its various subjects. It doesn’t nail any of these, leaving it as a “documentary” Read the rest

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Pilot Program Allows Students to Transfer Swipes to Tiger Pantry

Tiger Pantry was founded in 2012, according to their website. By Olivia Gerling and Sam Mosher

Forty-eight percent of college students reported food insecurity in the past 30 days, according to a survey of nearly 4,000 students.

Tiger Pantry began a pilot program this year to help students with food Read the rest

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“Legion” Series Premiere Review

By Sam Mosher, E23 Reporter

Spoilers follow.

Well, that was certainly intriguing.

“Legion” is the rare superhero show that I know nothing about. This really excites me. While it is connected to the big-screen “X-Men” franchise, the pilot episode makes Read the rest

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Gov. Greitens’ budget cuts affect public university funding

The University of Missouri budget was cut by $13.7 million following the state funding changes.

By Sam Mosher, 23News Reporter

Gov. Eric Greitens announced a state budget cut of $146 million on Monday, January 16, with public higher education taking Read the rest

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Jackson Katz calls men to action in the fight against sexual violence

Katz’s TED Talk, titled “Violence Against Women- It’s a Men’s Issue,” has received over a 1,600,000 views on YouTube.By Sam Mosher, 23News Reporter

One in five women is sexually assaulted while attending college, according to a 2015 study by the National Sexual Violence Resource Center. Over 90 percent of these victims do not report the sexual assault … Read the rest

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