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How to Stop Procrastinating

How to Stop Procrastinating

Anna Wheeler, Writer

October 30, 2018


Filed under Perspectives

Procrastination. By definition, it is the action of delaying or postponing something. It's an epidemic that is spreading around the nation; in fact, you might even be procrastinating right now. Maybe you are trying to pretend that the math test tomorrow doesn’t exist or you just keep putting o...

When Kanye Snapped…

When Kanye Snapped…

Galeela Senbetta, Staff Writer

October 29, 2018


Filed under Perspectives

4 weeks ago, Kanye West took the SNL stage for their 44th Season Opening to give an odd performance of one of his new songs, “I Love It,” which featured him and Lil Pump wearing water bottle costumes. However, after the show ended and the cameras stopped filming, West went into a rant wearing a “M...

What’s a Dog Show?…a Crash Course in Conformation and More

What’s a Dog Show?…a Crash Course in Conformation and More

Lena Groth, Staff Writer

October 1, 2018


Filed under Perspectives

Yes, I know. Showing dogs is a unique hobby for a teenager like me. You’ve probably heard of the Westminster Dog Show that fancy production in New York City every February, the World Series of dog shows. At first glance, a conformation dog show might seem unusual. However, there is a purpose behind it. A...

Manga shouldn’t be considered a Japanese Comic

Marlyn Gajek, Staff Writer

April 30, 2018


Filed under Perspectives

Manga should not be considered a Japanese comic because it has several genres and a wide range.  Also, its plot is different than typical American comics, so the term comic is misleading. A manga is not a comic since it mainly it has more genres, such as romance, supernatural, fantasy, and many m...

The “Squidward” Face Mask?

The “Squidward” Face Mask?

Lauren Kim, Staff Writer

April 25, 2018


Filed under Home, Perspectives, Student Life

Has your skin hit Bikini Bottom? Does your face feel like the Chum Bucket, dirty and unloved? Then the Elizavecca Milky Piggy Carbonated Bubble Clay Mask is a face mask I definitely recommend. If you're looking for a mask that magically gets rid of your acne, then I'd like to say right away tha...

The Question We’ve All Been Asking Ourselves…

The Question We’ve All Been Asking Ourselves…

Sophia Diaz, Staff Writer

April 25, 2018


Filed under Home, Perspectives, Student Life

Drizzled over a steaming plate of scrumptious cuisine, this fiery red sauce adds a visual and gustatory kick to any meal. Its spicy flare makes the sauce impossible to pass up - but should you? Sriracha does offer some health benefits to its consumers (THANK GOD!), making our avid consumption somewhat justifie...

The Talk

The Talk

Sophia Diaz, Staff Writer

April 9, 2018


Filed under Home, News, Perspectives, Student Life

While watching a recent Blackish episode on ABC, "The Talk" was drawn to my attention for the first time. In this specific episode, the show teamed up with P&G in their My Black is Beautiful initiative to spread awareness of "The Talk," presented as a dialogue between African American parents and...

This Be March Madness, Yet There’s Method in It

This Be March Madness, Yet There’s Method in It

Jack Berens, Co-editor

April 2, 2018


Filed under Home, News, Perspectives, Sports, Student Life

Yes, I'm aware.  Number one ranked Villanova hasn't lost since late February, and in fact, they've won by double digits in every game since late February as well.  Their starting five all racked up double-digit points in its rout of the #1 seeded Kansas over the weekend.  The Wildcats tied the record...

When the Olympic Figure Skater Announcers Look Like They’re from the Capitol of Panem

When the Olympic Figure Skater Announcers Look Like They’re from the Capitol of Panem

Lauren Kim, Staff Writer

March 22, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Home, Perspectives

"Welcome, welcome to the 75th Hunger Games--excuse me, I mean welcome to the 23rd Winter Olympic Games!" The 2018 PyeongChang Olympics may be over, but there's no harm in throwing it back at and looking at some memorable moments that occurred during the games. Of course, there were emotional vict...

What Should America Do About Mass Shootings?

What Should America Do About Mass Shootings?

Jessica Lim, Chief of Layout

March 14, 2018


Filed under Perspectives

  Today marks the passing of one month since Marjory Stoneman Douglas Highschool in Parkland, Florida lost seventeen of its students and faculty to a teen shooter. It was a tragic day for the victims' families and for the school community, but also for America as a whole as she real...

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