CT Recommends

CT Recommends: ‘Over the Garden Wall’

This is a show that is meant to be rewatched at least a couple times, and you’re probably not going to understand every reference or foreshadowing clue that appears on the first watch.

CT Recommends: Iguana Death Cult (yes, it’s a band)

“Lorraine” comes roaring in with what is probably the nastiest — like communal-style-first-year-men’s bathroom nasty — guitar riff I have in my Spotify library.

CT Recommends: Polyphia

I’m a simple man: I hear a funky little sound, I listen to it nonstop for three weeks, I forget about it. One such sound I discovered in 2018 that I’ve yet to shake is an instrumental band called Polyphia.

CT Recommends: ‘Nintendo Fitness Boxing’

Thanks to Nintendo, I can now practice boxing (and smash everything) in my single dorm room with the Fitness Boxing game.

The pan-religious appeal of Emmet Otter

May I suggest the Jim Henson-directed “Emmet Otter’s Jug-Band Christmas” for your not-quite-Christmassy-but-it’s-got-the-giving-spirit, made-for-television viewing pleasure? 

‘Parasite’ is a master class in empathetic satire

Here’s what I can say that won’t spoil it for you. The film is about a rich family and a poor family, and how their lives intersect.

CT Recommends: ‘Tick Tock: A Tale for Two’

The game “Tick Tock: A Tale for Two” combines my two worst gaming nightmares with a value gratis of realizing how intellectually incompetent I am.

Not Vanilla: What is self-care?

As college students, we are bombarded with a lot of messaging — about managing our mental health, eating right, and…

CT Recommends: Penguin’s Isle

Raising cats and dogs is just too mainstream, which is why you should instead build your own penguin habitat. Remember…

CT Recommends: ‘Click-clack the Rattlebag’

My favorite thing about Halloween is the mood and atmosphere. I like it so much, that I try to stretch…