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Blackout: Perfect Combination of History and Time Travel

Blackout: Perfect Combination of History and Time Travel

March 11, 2016

Imagine waking up in a hospital who-knows-where with a possibly amputated foot, no cell phone to contact anyone with, and no one to contact. Picture yourself as a shopgirl in the midst of the London Blit...

Are We Done Yet?!

Sarah Neumann, Staff Writer

February 19, 2016

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As a senior, if you aren’t already asking the question “are we done yet?”you will be soon. This question is the first sign of a widespread disease that won’t physically kill you, but can give you side effects of fatigue, laziness, severe procrastination, and a slew of other symptoms. This illness is unavoidable, inevitable, and usually occurs early to mid spring for the majority. Its name: senioritis. Its sole victim: ev...

Binge

Binge

February 5, 2016

One of YouTube’s most well-known vloggers, and one of the loudest LGBTQ+ supporters, is Tyler Oakley. His charming smile and his unique input on society engulfs teens online around the world.  Thr...

‘The Martian’: A Red Planet Read Worth Your Time?

January 14, 2016

Imagine this; you are alone on a freezing-cold planet that has no natural source of food, oxygen or water, and your supplies were only meant to last a month. You have no way to communicate with Earth, ...

“Spotlight”: A Story that Truly Broke the Silence

“Spotlight”: A Story that Truly Broke the Silence

January 14, 2016

Sexual abuse within the Catholic Church is never an easy issue to talk about. It strikes right at the heart, making both peoples of faith and without faith uneasy. But these stories, ones hidden in the sha...

A Predictable, Yet Sweet, ‘Sisters’ Relationship

January 14, 2016

Tina Fey and Amy Poehler are back, working side-by-side in the new, raging comedy Sisters. This movie revolves around (yup, you guessed it) two sisters who want to revisit their youth when they find ou...

Elements of ‘Woven’–Perfectly Sewn Together?

Elements of ‘Woven’–Perfectly Sewn Together?

January 14, 2016

We’ve all read stories where the peasant and the princess fall in love...but what if the peasant is dead? Yes, even the main, most-relatable character could not escape the inevitable. Although full o...

The Unheard Horrors in the Middle East

The Unheard Horrors in the Middle East

January 4, 2016

There are horrors within the Middle East that the news stations just don’t pick up. Rather than discussing the recent Tell Tamer bombings in which 60 people were killed, our news cycle is filled with p...

One Direction’s ‘Made in the AM’ Tops Charts

One Direction’s ‘Made in the AM’ Tops Charts

January 4, 2016

Over the past five years,One Direction has been on top of the world. Now that they are taking a year off, Niall Horan, Louis Tomlinson, Liam Payne, and Harry Styles could not leave without producing alb...

Muslims are People, Too

Muslims are People, Too

January 4, 2016

With the recent events in Paris and San Bernardino, the prejudice that people feel towards Muslims is starting to show once again. Members of society often group Muslims together, assuming they support terro...

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