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    John Krasinski Shares Some Good News

    If you have turned on the TV at all while in quarantine, you have probably run into constant, repetitive, depressing, but necessary news stories about COVID-19. Well, John Krasinski is here to bring a little light.

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    Outer Banks Review

    “Two tribes one island.” Perfectly sums up new Netflix show, Outer Banks. The quote sums up the underlying problem the show is based on, a major difference in social class. After being released on April 15, 2020, The show climbed up Netflix's top ten most-watched shows to first by May 5, 2020. There is only one season currently streaming on Netflix and rumors of a season two have already started.

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    A Survival Guide to Quarantine During the COVID-19 Outbreak

    The world is currently suffering from one of the worst pandemics since the Spanish flu of 1918. The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) is rapidly spreading around the world, and entire countries have been put in a state of quarantine. The United States is beginning to follow suit; New York and California have announced strict measures to mitigate the spread of the virus. All public gatherings have been banned, schools, gyms and shopping malls have been closed, and bars and restaurants have been limited to take-out and delivery only. The rest of the country is likely to do the same in the coming weeks.

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    How to Spend Your Quarantine Productively

    As we all know, the coronavirus has taken over our world and we are strongly encouraged to stay in our homes and can really only leave to exercise or go to the grocery store -- the epicenter of toilet paper fights. As the days go on, it gets more and more difficult to keep finding things to do. Despite the mere two weeks since social distancing has begun, people are already going stir crazy.

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    He Finally Came Clean… Sort Of

    A few months ago, we wrote an article about a social media influencer named Paul Zimmer. He first got famous on Musica.ly (now TikTok) and then gained a following on Instagram and YouTube. He dropped all social media accounts after people started a hashtag #banpaulzimmer to ban him from Musica.ly because he was scamming his fans. He disappeared until fall of this year when he posted on Instagram claiming someone named Troy Becker, a 16-year-old actor, looked exactly like him.

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    1917: A WWI tribute that pushes the boundaries of modern cinema

    The story is simple. It opened on April 6, 1917, with Lance Corporal Blake (Dean-Charles Chapman) and Lance Corporal Schofield (George MacKay), British soldiers stationed in France, receiving new orders. They are to deliver a message to troops at the front line who are readying an assault on the Germans, who have retreated. The British command, however, believes that the German withdrew as a trap. The two messengers need to carry the dispatch ordering the waiting British troops to stand down, and save thousands of lives. It’s the usual action-movie setup — a mission, extraordinary odds, ready-made heroes — but with trenches, barbed wire and a largely faceless threat.