Kristin Monica

Marvel Drops More Clips, Because… Why Not?

Wax figure of Loki fictional character from American comic books in Madame Tussauds Wax museum in Amsterdam, Netherlands

Hey, it’s your resident nerd, Kristin, here again, with more Marvel news. I promise I’m not TRYING to talk about Marvel this much, they just keep dropping stuff and it’s hyping everyone! Now that we seem to be moving past the pandemic state of things, with more people vaccinated, movies …

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Olivia Rodrigo Shows Her Range on SNL

Olivia Rodrigo at the World premiere of Disney's 'Maleficent: Mistress Of Evil' held at the El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood, USA on September 30, 2019.

Olivia has completely taken over the pop world just in a matter of months. via GIPHY She first came to her recent fame by starring in High School Musical: The Musical: The Series (because when Disney has success with something they just cannot give it up. The OG HSM that …

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Bebe Rexha Gets Candid About Mental Health

Singer Bebe Rexha during her Rock in Rio concert

May is Mental Health Awareness Month, and Bebe Rexha wants to help #StopTheStigma! She’s been pretty open in her music about struggling, but said she didn’t always have people around her the supported her putting that out in her music! She was on CBS This Morning talking about her music …

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Free Crocs to Healthcare Workers This Week

health, medicine and pandemic concept - close up of african american female doctor or scientist in protective mask over medical workers at hospital on background

Crocs are basically the official shoe of healthcare workers everywhere. Despite their less-than-fashionable appearance, they are a pretty comfy shoe, which is exactly what nurses and doctors need when they’re running around multiple floors on 12+ hour shifts without taking a moment to sit! Sidebar: Did you know this week …

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New Behind The Scenes Look at Emma Stone As Cruella

Disney Plus on smartphone with popcorn.

101 Dalmatians’ villain  may have black and white hair, but she’s anything but black and white as a character. It’s strange to see the adorable Emma Stone play such a crazed woman, but from the trailers that have been released so far, and this behind-the-scenes look from Entertainment Tonight, she’s …

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8 Great Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

Happy Mother's Day lettering on a white. Bright illustration with red flowers and shadow. Paper flowers for the holiday.

Mother’s Day is SUNDAY!! Before you grab that paper bag to breathe in to in an all out panic, check out this list for some great ideas of what you can get for your mom that she’ll definitely appreciate! 1. Professional Pictures via GIPHY How many times has your mom …

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Black Widow Teaser

The setting of Black Widow, an action figure display from famous Marvel comic

There’s part of me that goes “how many Marvel blogs is too many to put on the Y107 website?” And yet, here I am with another one. And honestly, I was never a comic book nerd. I leave that to my fiancé. But I got hooked into the MCU early …

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Cover Imagine Dragons and You Could Win $20,000!

Imagine Dragons arrives to the 2014 American Music Awards

Imagine Dragons is throwing a contest seeking your best covers of either Follow You or Cutthroat! Here’s Follow You (which can also be heard on Y107): And here’s Cutthroat: Study them. Memorize them. Feel them. Then turn on the camera, brighten up that ring light, and sing your heart out! …

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West Side Story Trailer

Theater at Times Square at 7th Avenue showing advertisement billboards for Broadway shows in Manhattan, New York City.

We’ve missed concerts. We’ve missed sporting events. And we’ve DEFINITELY missed movies in the theater. So the fact that so many movies are dropping trailers for 2021 releases has everyone like via GIPHY Now for those who are musical theatre fans, we’ve also missed live performances. Movie musicals, then, are …

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Do You Need Joy in Your Life?

Man holds a remote control With the new Apple TV+ screen on TV.

During lockdown, most people subscribed to extra streaming services and discovered shows they never would have otherwise. Apple TV + had some gems including the Morning Show with Reese Witherspoon, Jennifer Aniston, and Steve Carell, which was AMAZING. But their other gem went a bit under the radar. Ted Lasso, …

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Elizabeth Olsen Wanted to Change Her Last Name

Elizabeth Olsen attends the 'Wind River' photocall during the 70th annual Cannes Film Festival at Palais des Festivals on May 20, 2017 in Cannes, France.

Did you ever wish you had a different name growing up? Maybe it wasn’t cool enough… maybe it was TOO cool and out there. Maybe you could NEVER find personalized anything. Maybe you had famous sisters and didn’t want their name? Okay that last one might be a stretch for …

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April is Kindness Month

Lauren and Kristin at the Butterfly Murals in Downtown Columbia, MO

April is Kindness Month and we’re excited to share all the cool things the Children’s Grove is doing to promote kindness and mental well being! Please participate in Kindness Month! Take a picture of anything you do to and send it to info@childrensgrove.com and you could be featured on the …

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Popcorn… Salad? This is a Joke, Right?

Pile of popcorn closeup macro shot, selective focus, toned

Honestly wtf is this? It has a Food Network logo in the corner. It seems like the kind of cheesy shows they’d show. Is this actually real or did someone make a parody, because I really need to know. Nope, I think it’s legit. It’s called “Crunchy Snap Pea Popcorn …

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