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[FILM REVIEW] “The Last Jedi” proves to be another visual masterpiece in the Star Wars saga

[FILM REVIEW] “The Last Jedi” proves to be another visual masterpiece in the Star Wars saga

Michael Forsgren, Social Media Manager

January 5, 2018


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"The Last Jedi," has its faults, but makes for a stunning screen experience with special effects and acting talent.

[TV Review] CW’s superhero monopoly makes for enjoyable hours

[TV Review] CW’s superhero monopoly makes for enjoyable hours

Tristan Hitchens-Brookins, Staff Writer

December 7, 2017


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The CW has prime televison about superheroes offers some modern insight into comic book classic heroes.

[FOOD REVIEW] Classic pastries at Salty Tart taste like home

[FOOD REVIEW] Classic pastries at Salty Tart taste like home

Mimi Geller, Director of RubicOnline

December 1, 2017


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Salty Tart in South Minneapolis offers fresh and affordable pastries.

[FOOD REVIEW] Spyhouse Coffee shop serves St. Paul community

[FOOD REVIEW] Spyhouse Coffee shop serves St. Paul community

Iya Abdulkarim, Editor-in-Chief

November 22, 2017


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Read a review of Spyhouse Coffee's first St. Paul location that serves fresh pastries and coffee in a rustic chic atmosphere.

[ALBUM REVIEW] “Reputation” restores faith in Swift’s talent

[ALBUM REVIEW] “Reputation” restores faith in Swift’s talent

Flannery Enneking-Norton, RubicOnline Editor

November 13, 2017


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Taylor Swift released her sixth album, "Reputation," on Nov. 10 to much deserved anticipation.

[MOVIE REVIEW] Thor: Ragnarok smashes its way into theaters

[MOVIE REVIEW] Thor: Ragnarok smashes its way into theaters

Jake Adams, RubicOnline Editor

November 10, 2017


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Thor: Ragnarock changes the formula of the infamous Marvel movies in order to form a hit movie enjoyed by all ages.

[FOOD REVIEW] The Naughty Greek offers authentic, comforting eats

[FOOD REVIEW] The Naughty Greek offers authentic, comforting eats

Ellie Findell, RubicOnline Production Manager

November 7, 2017


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The Naughty, in the former Cupcake Snelling location, delivers authentic and comforting classic greek dishes by employees that truly care about their customers.

[ALBUM REVIEW] 21 Savage and Offset’s “Without Warning” steps listeners into the artist’s violent and lavish lives

[ALBUM REVIEW] 21 Savage and Offset’s “Without Warning” steps listeners into the artist’s violent and lavish lives

Michael Forsgren, Social Media Manager

November 2, 2017


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21 Savage, Offset, and Metro Boomin's new collaborative album has impressed many rap hip-hop fans with its unique styles and quality story telling.

[FOOD REVIEW] Instagrammable ice cream sold in ribbons

[FOOD REVIEW] Instagrammable ice cream sold in ribbons

Lucy Sandeen, The Rubicon Editor

October 25, 2017


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Ribbon ice cream was originally sold by street vendors in Thailand, Malaysia, Cambodia, and the Philippines. Now, it is available at Sota Hot and Cold on University Avenue in St. Paul.

[TV REVIEW] Riverdale Season 2 premiere excites with surprises

[TV REVIEW] Riverdale Season 2 premiere excites with surprises

Nitya Thakkar, RubicOnline Editor

October 18, 2017


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The anticipated season two return of Riverdale premiered on Oct. 11 with exciting twists.

[TECH REVIEW] New iPhone 8 charges mind with excitement

[TECH REVIEW] New iPhone 8 charges mind with excitement

Tristan Hitchens-Brookins, Staff Writer

September 29, 2017


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Dealing with wires is always a hazard. The iPhone 8's new and easy charging feature makes the purchase worth considering.

REVIEW: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 exceeds film expectations

REVIEW: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 exceeds film expectations

Andrew Johnson, The Rubicon Editor

June 2, 2017


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Oftentimes, sequels lack the luster of the original but Guardians of the Galaxy will leave viewers anticipating volume 3.