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High School…Nothing Like ‘High School Musical’

High School…Nothing Like ‘High School Musical’

November 20

High School Musical...who said we had to let it go? That's not the case for real high school. Yes, when you leave high school, you won’t forget the memories you make, but the one thing that never happ...

We Need to Discuss Race in America

Gabriela Colmer, Guest Writer

November 10

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"Talking about race more often would educate more people, thus allowing for more to be done about racial issues. If more people are educated about the problem, then more brains can work together to solve the conflict. "

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Scream Queens: Hilariously Good or Horrifically Bad?

Scream Queens: Hilariously Good or Horrifically Bad?

November 10

America has been dying of laughter every Tuesday at 9 p.m. since September 22, 2015, when Fox aired their new horror-comedy TV series, Scream Queens. Fox’s new TV series has brought back the stere...

Is Race Too Touchy to Talk About?

Chloe McCaw, Guest Writer

November 3

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I once watched a TED talk by a girl named Kate Simonds who referenced a 2008 article in LiveScience that found teenagers can’t experience empathy. If the study is correct, I shouldn’t be able to empathize with anyone, including African Americans and their experiences. In my experience, I’m often criticized for not empathizing enough. Whenever conversations about race seem to surface from the controversy over the arrest...

Supernatural: The Family Business

Supernatural: The Family Business

October 29

According to Dean and Sam Winchester, saving people and hunting things is the family business. You see, the Winchester brothers come from a long line of hunters who kill any sort of mythical creature or...

Hotel Transylvania 2: Is It Really Worth It?

October 12

Have you ever had a family issue?  Do you ever feel like you're not accepted? Are you ever threatened with having to leave your grandfather’s hotel because you weren’t a vampire? If the answer...

Is Body Image More Harsh For Women Than Men ?

Is Body Image More Harsh For Women Than Men ?

October 6

A big question is, are women held to a higher standard for body image than men? The answer would be “yes.” Judgment is harsher for women; society points a finger at females the most and has a high...

The Visit: Thriller of 2015

The Visit: Thriller of 2015

September 30

The new thriller, The Visit was released on September 11th, resulting in mixed reviews. The plot begins when mother (Kathryn Hahn) decides to drop her two children off at their grandparent’s house. Becca (Olivia DeJ...

Profanity in Pop Culture

Profanity in Pop Culture

September 18

Popular culture has made vulgar language a regular part of everyday life.

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The Pitches Are Back

The Pitches Are Back

May 28

The Pitches are back, and they slayed. On Friday May 15th, Pitch Perfect 2 hit the theaters generating more than $69 million on opening weekend in the United States. Worldwide, it made a whopping $107 m...

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