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To All The Boys: P.S. I Still Love You Movie Review

To All The Boys: P.S. I Still Love You Movie Review

Hanna Masri, Writer

February 18, 2020

Rating: 3.5/5 With the Valentine season upon us, it is only fitting that the much-anticipated sequel to the 2018 teen-romance movie To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before has been released. The sequel, To All The Boys: P.S. I Still Love You, has some stiff competition to compare to considering the original ...

Dress to Impress

Dress to Impress

Maddie Kirk, Writer

February 4, 2020

Need a last-minute dress for winter formal? The modern and ever-growing internet and retail fascination make last-minute shopping easier than ever. The excitement and joy of school dances is overwhelming, and who doesn’t want to look their best on the big day? However, sometimes the day comes out of ...

The 2020 Grammys Review

The 2020 Grammys Review

Christian Branch, Sports Co-Editor

February 3, 2020

The 2020 Grammys was a rollercoaster of ups and downs, to say the least. With the death of Kobe Bryant the morning of, as well as the death of Los Angeles rapper Nipsey Hussle a few months prior, the event dealt with the heavy hearts within the audience, as well as across the nation. However, that did n...

Super Bowl LIV

Super Bowl LIV

Christian Branch, Sports Co-Editor

February 3, 2020

With the 49ers and the Chiefs going head to head in Super Bowl LIV this Sunday, fans are ecstatic to see a fresh set of teams competing for the Lombardi trophy. With the Patriots out, and the 49ers, who went 4-12 last season, in, it is safe to say the Super Bowl is set to be a good one. Patrick Mahom...

Remembering Kobe Bryant

Remembering Kobe Bryant

Christian Branch, Sports Co-Editor

February 3, 2020

For millions of people around the globe, Kobe Bryant was so much more than a basketball icon. While his enthralling twenty-year career never let us down whenever he suited up in the purple and gold, his life was a testament to so much more than five championships. He embodied a killer mindset while also set...

Wuhan Coronavirus Outbreak

Wuhan Coronavirus Outbreak

Ian Brown, Writer

January 31, 2020

The recent Wuhan Coronavirus outbreak has caused a fair amount of panic across the world. Every major media outlet is reporting on the fast-moving and difficult to track disease, and the infection count and death toll continue to climb. In China alone, there are 9,692 confirmed cases and 213 deaths,...

Jumanji: The Next Level Review

Jumanji: The Next Level Review

Julia Guglielmo, Writer

January 30, 2020

With Kevin Hart, Dwayne Johnson, and Jack Black being featured, it is no doubt that this movie is full of comedic lines and a great storyline. While the very first Jumanji, published in 1995 with Robin Williams, will always have a special place in our hearts, the new and revamped Jumanji series is acti...

Roll Fake Pass

Roll Fake Pass

Andreas Jackson

January 22, 2020

Becoming predictable in soccer is detrimental to a player’s game. It is very important to be unpredictable every time you get the ball. One possible mixup for a player looking to dribble more is the risky fake pass. Instead of simply swinging a leg to make it look as though you are going to kick th...

Apple’s Income Problem and How iPhone Users Might Pay to Fix It

Apple’s Income Problem and How iPhone Users Might Pay to Fix It

Cody Busch-Weiss, Writer

January 6, 2020

Apple is one of the largest tech companies in the world, selling billions of dollars worth of products every year. Apple’s products are high quality and applicable for a wide variety of uses, from gaming to video editing to accounting. So why is Apple struggling with their income? For the most part,...

Do Carbon Offsets Result in Carbon Neutrality?

Do Carbon Offsets Result in Carbon Neutrality?

Cody Busch-Weiss, Writer

January 6, 2020

Carbon offsets have become increasingly popular lately, with celebrities such as Elton John and Emma Watson paying to carbon offset airplane flights. But what exactly are carbon offsets and do they neutralize carbon emissions? The general idea behind carbon offsets is that after you do something that...

The Ultimate Frozen 2 Song Ranking

The Ultimate Frozen 2 Song Ranking

Daisy Finefrock

December 20, 2019

1. Lost in the Woods If you’re looking for a song that makes you want to belt out with a boom box blaring, this is it. It easily trumps the other songs with a soft opening with the piano and introducing the electrifying guitar. Jonathon Groff’s voice gives major 80’s love rock ballad vibes which is a hug...

Emma Goes East

Emma Goes East

Mia Humberd-Hilf

December 3, 2019

At the beginning of her show season in February, Emma had her sights set on a lofty goal: to qualify for two of the Nation’s most prestigious finals: the Dover Saddlery/United States Equestrian (USEF) Hunter Seat Medal Final and the ASPCA Maclay Championship. After several months spent accumulati...

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