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Your Quarantine Virtual Vacation Guide Book

Your Quarantine Virtual Vacation Guide Book

Trey Guillotine, Entertainment Editor

April 2, 2020

Covid-19 quarantine got you down? Already getting frustrated with your new UNO online class platform? Stuck inside your home and starting to climb the yellow wallpapered walls, wondering if and when you’ll be able to rejoin a post-coronavirus society? Don’t worry, Privateers! The world will prob...

Review: Savor ‘Uncorked’ on Netflix

Veronika Lee, Editor in Chief & écrivaine

March 30, 2020

For anyone who has ever fought with their parents over the meaning of life. For anyone who has ever lost a parent. For a person who has had the courage to leave the town where they lived their entire childhood. For anyone who has chased several dreams before settling on just one. “Uncorked” is a ...

Let Taylor Exist Independently of Kanye

Let Taylor Exist Independently of Kanye

Juliette Stoltz, Contributing Writer

March 24, 2020

I want to celebrate the leaked Kanye-Taylor phone call as a victory for Taylor Swift, and I do. I want to write an article that provides a timeline of the ways that Kanye West has antagonized and bullied Taylor so that we all can understand that she was never playing the victim: she was the vict...

A Driftwood Tribute to Local NOLA Celebrity, Brian Held, Jr.

A Driftwood Tribute to Local NOLA Celebrity, Brian Held, Jr.

Trey Guillotine, Entertainment Editor

March 23, 2020

Entertainment Editor, Trey Guillotine remembers New Orleans cosplayer enthusiast Brian Held, Jr.

Driftwood Team’s Official Coronavirus Survival Guide

Driftwood Team’s Official Coronavirus Survival Guide

Trey Guillotine, Entertainment Editor

March 23, 2020

Let’s be honest, we are living in a scary time right now. As if fires in Australia and citizens toxically divided on every issue wasn’t enough, we now face the CoronaVirus. Times are tough but fear not, Privateers! Your Driftwood staff has put together a guide to making quarantining not-so-bad.  W...

Castlevania Season 3 Review: Interesting and Crazy

Castlevania Season 3 Review: Interesting and Crazy

Trey Guillotine, Entertainment Editor

March 19, 2020

On March 5th, Netflix premiered the third season of “Castlevania,” its anime adaptation of the popular video game series of the same name. After defeating Dracula and his war against humanity, Sypha (Alejandra Reynoso), Alucard (James Callis), and Trevor (Richard Armitage) find themselves separated as Al...

A Bachelor Escape

A Bachelor Escape

Emma Seely, Managing Editor

March 17, 2020

On Monday, March 9 and Tuesday, March 10, the two night, drama-filled season finale of “The Bachelor: aired on ABC. The finale for the reality dating competition, which lasted two hours each day, included breakups, hookups, fighting and a whole lot of tears, as per usual for the series. But even as thi...

‘Doctor Who’ Season 12: Review

‘Doctor Who’ Season 12: Review

Trey Guillotine, Entertainment Editor

March 11, 2020

Trey Guillotine assesses the 12th season and gets a fan perspective from industry veteran, Luke Crowe, of Backstage.com.

Audubon Soul Fest: Great Food, Great Music

Audubon Soul Fest: Great Food, Great Music

Trey Guillotine, Entertainment Editor

March 11, 2020

If you found yourself stuck in traffic on Magazine Street this weekend, it was for good reason. On March 7 and 8, the Audubon Zoo held its 17th annual Soul Fest celebrating African American Culture. The event centered around Audubon Zoo’s Capital One stage, between the Audubon Tea Room and the Sea L...

Q&A with the Creators of the ‘New Orleans Unsolved’ Podcast

Q&A with the Creators of the ‘New Orleans Unsolved’ Podcast

Abigail Karas

March 5, 2020

Abigail Karas talks to the creators of a new NOLA-centric true crime podcast

Jessi’s Corner: Animal Crossing and Gender

Jessi’s Corner: Animal Crossing and Gender

Jessi Siebert, Columnist

March 5, 2020

Now that it’s finally March, that means a lot of new things. New shows, new books and the most important to me as both a writer and fan, new games. One of the new games coming out this month is the very much anticipated “Animal Crossing: New Horizons” for the Nintendo Switch. Unfortunately, this won...

Wiener Dog Races This Saturday at Fair Grounds Race Track

Wiener Dog Races This Saturday at Fair Grounds Race Track

March 5, 2020

By Driftwood Staff The dust clouds rise over the track. The pound of feet is heard loud and clear. Magnificent animals wait to race against one another. The crowd cheers them on.  A bark is heard from one of the racers. A little Daschund, affectionately dubbed a “Wiener Dog,” crosses the finish...

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