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Top 7 celebrity role models

Hannah Irelan, Editor

February 2, 2017


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In this day and age, it’s becoming increasingly difficult to find a suitable role model to look up to. I’m not going to name names, but there always seems to be that one person who either sings about provocative subjects, cannot be bothered to care about anyone other than themselves, or is so narci...

Incoming Movies for 2017

Katie Gear, staff writer

February 1, 2017


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Many good movies came out of 2016. For example, Finding Dory, The Jungle Book, Deadpool, and Rogue One were some of the top movies that were releaased last year. We are already off to a good start this year with Hidden Figures, Split, The Bye Bye Man and many more movies that have been released in early...

On a scale of spiders to ice cream

On a scale of spiders to ice cream

Emily Hudson, staff writer

January 31, 2017


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“On a scale of 1-10, how do you feel?” My feelings aren’t numbers. “How was your experience with us today?” My experiences aren’t numbers. Why do people insist on judging things from one to ten? I propose a new system of judgement from spiders to ice cream. For example, if your paren...

Best signs from Women’s Marches

Bella McGill, Editor

January 26, 2017


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As most everyone in the world knows, on Friday, Jan. 20, 2017, Donald J. Trump was sworn into office as the 45th President of the United States of America. The next day, Jan. 21, 2017, women flocked the streets of Washington D.C., and many other cities in multiple countries and continents, prompted by the...

How to survive second semester as a high school senior

Olivia Livingston, staff writer

January 24, 2017


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With only a little over 120 days left in this school year (not that I’m counting), we seniors are feeling senioritis hit us hard. A lot of us will intentionally or accidentally slack off this semester due to the overwhelming feeling that we are almost done with our high school careers. This is the wo...

2016 Year in review

2016 Year in review

Ariel Wolfe and Emilee Gear

January 23, 2017


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On January 1, 2017, the world as a whole looked back and simultaneously exhaled, “What the heck just happened?” 2016 was a strange year that knocked most of us on our butts. As we reflected on the year, the highlights were few and far between. It was the year of death, devastation, and dabbing.   ...

The best movies from 2016 that made the year a little more bearable

Hannah Irelan, Editor

January 20, 2017


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2016 brought with it some pretty terrible times (the death of Prince, anyone?), but it also brought some cinematic masterpieces. For a rare moviegoer such as myself, it says something that I was in a theater more often than not, munching on more popcorn than I care to admit. Please enjoy this compil...

The best alternative baby names for your unique selves

Hannah Irelan, Editor

January 20, 2017


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I have a notebook that I carry with me everywhere. It’s not full of anatomy notes, or essay outlines, but instead, baby names, roughly a hundred alternative, naturistic baby names. I know I’m not the only one who participates in this addicting pastime, and that is the only reason, my friends, th...

Beating the Monday blues 101

Beating the Monday blues 101

Ariel Wolfe, editor

January 17, 2017


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  Monday has to be the worst day of the week; I think we can all agree to that. Follow my tips to cure your Monday blues. (Also applicable if you’re just having a bad day.) Look good, feel good . . .  or don’t. If you’re just prepared for a day of grief, dress up a little more than usual. They...

Why you need a ukulele

Why you need a ukulele

Emily Hudson, staff writer

January 16, 2017


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In the middle of January, what do we have to look forward to besides this bleak weather? Halloween is over, Thanksgiving is over, Christmas is over, the New Year has come and we have nothing to do. This is why you need a ukulele. Hear me out. When you think of a ukulele, what do you think of? A Hawaiia...

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