By: Emily Brennan ~Guest Writer~ With Halloween 2015 being nothing more than a riveting memory or ice-breaking anecdote to share in years to come, Xavier students are often left with a vacuum of fun that surrounds the city. However, this need not be the case. As fall rolls through Cincinnati and temperatures plummet, there are still affordable ways to enjoy the city. Sports The Bengals-Browns rival game is set to kickoff this Thursday at 8:25 p.m. Even if you’re not a fan of grown men throwing a ball around, what’s a better excuse to disregard your responsibilities and celebrate on … Continue reading So you think there is nothing to do in Cincinnati? Well, you are wrong.
By: Grant Vance ~Staff Writer~ Go Bananas Comedy Club welcomed back Cincinnati native Alex Stone this past weekend, Jan. 29-31, in honor of his debut album to be released later this year. Making the trip back home from his current residency in Chicago, Stone was welcomed with open arms and plenty of laughs for his hour long standup set, accompanied by feature act Laura Sanders and host Josh O’Neill, a Xavier junior. Stone’s comedy succeeds in blending relatable, observational storytelling with sporadic, audience- acknowledging improvisation, creating a comfortable comedic atmosphere within the confines of his album recording self-awareness. Stone may … Continue reading Comedy thrives at Go Bananas