Whitman news since 1896

Whitman Wire

New “Beauty and the Beast” enchants audiences

Afton Weaver, Staff Writer
March 30, 2017
Filed under A&E, Movie Reviews

The enchanting live-action adaptation of Disney’s 1991 musical “Beauty and the Beast” has captured the hearts and minds of viewers since opening on March 17, recounting with a modern twist the beloved tale of a confident yet gentle girl who is able to find love and compassion in an angry beast. With...

Disney Teaches Brutal Lesson about Global Warming by Shutting Down Club Penguin

Anthony Reale, News Retorter
February 23, 2017
Filed under Humor

The Walt Disney Media Giant announced at the end of January that the children’s gaming platform Club Penguin would be shutting down after several years of success with both children 5 to 10 years old and perverts 40 to 55 years old. The decision came from behind closed doors very high up in the comp...

Fierce Competition Predicted for Oscars

Fierce Competition Predicted for Oscars

Nathan Fisher
February 27, 2014
Filed under A&E, A&E Highlight, Movie Reviews

Move aside "Downton Abbey" and "Good Wife," because the Oscars are on Sunday, March 2. That's right, the golden phallus, the Academy Award of Merit, dubbed the Oscars, will be awarded to the top dogs in the film industry. This year's competition was fierce, and it showcased a plethora of standout movies....

Im Wald

Karah Kemmerly
September 20, 2012
Filed under OPINION

Last week my program leaders took us on a day trip to Feldberg and the Schwarzwald (or Black Forest), where we went on a fairly long, but not too strenuous, hike. The weather was sunny, and we got to enjoy fresh air with lots of German families. Despite sore feet, it was all in all a very good day. What...

Whitman news since 1896
Disney