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Top Five Things to get into the Holiday Spirit this year

Top Five Things to get into the Holiday Spirit this year

Rebecca Campbell, Reporter

December 9, 2016


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

If the holidays seem to sneak up on you every year, then you may be in need of a few holiday-themed events. Planning a few events for the break is one wonderful way to spend time with your friends and family, while enjoying the holiday cheer.

5 Things We’ve Learned From 5 Poems

5 Things We’ve Learned From 5 Poems

Mikaila Barker and Kaleigh Strong

December 9, 2016


Filed under Entertainment, Opinion, Showcase

To us, listening to the soft, soothing sounds of a love poem versus the empowering, rhythmic sounds of a feminist poem is indescribable, and Button Poetry is our main source for discovering new, captivating poets. Button Poetry is an organization that distributes both video and audio poems, aiming to inspire young individuals to speak up and share their beliefs, both through poetry or other artistic ventures. From Melissa Newman-Evan’s liberating poem “9 Things I Would...

Traveling Yosemite National Park—the Ambuul Way

Traveling Yosemite National Park—the Ambuul Way

Brigid Ambuul, Reporter

October 27, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

Road trips. Gotta love ‘em. But you haven’t taken a road trip until you’ve taken it with a family of 10. A couple weeks ago, my family, along with my Aunt Diane, took a seven-hour road trip to both Sequoia and Yosemite National Parks. Spilled snacks, not enough leg room, “I’m cold,” “I’m ...

Top 6 Life Hacks, Ranked in Levels of Laziness

Top 6 Life Hacks, Ranked in Levels of Laziness

Danielle Pigeon, Reporter

October 14, 2016


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

From the apathetic to those who go out of their way to avoid work (counter-intuitive, right?), life hacks help any lazy teenager looking for a way to save time and reserve any extra effort for Netflix. Here is a list of the most helpful, most slothful life hacks.   6. Mug Life What could be more genius th...

An Examination of the Shakespearean Hero

An Examination of the Shakespearean Hero

Crystal Sung, Reporter

June 9, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

In his plays, Shakespeare explores the flaws of his characters , and how those flaws lead to their demise. In spinning such psychological narratives, Shakespeare shows us what qualities he considers to be crucial for a true hero in his famous play “Hamlet”. Shakespeare’s definition of a hero can be ...

How to Use your Summer Effectively

How to Use your Summer Effectively

Beth Schloeder, Reporter

June 9, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

Summer’s here. With its arrival comes a chance to catch up on lost sleep and spend your days in the pool instead of the classroom. For most students, the last thing they want to think about during these long-awaited months is school. But the 2016-2017 school year will be here before you know it...

Denver Airport Is The Most Evil Place In The Entire Universe Ever

Claire Andolina, Reporter

June 9, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

If you’ve been keeping up with modern-day pop-culture, chances are you’ve heard the term “illuminati,” and maybe even dropped in on some conspiracy theory talks. For many, these theories are seen as merely an overreaction to an internet joke, or a rebound off of the popular show “Gravity Fal...

The Beauty of Clouds

The Beauty of Clouds

Chelsea Taylor, Reporter

May 31, 2016


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Many forms of entertainment exist: movies, books, music, etc. We are all drawn to different interests, activities and hobbies, and quite frankly I’m glad of that because, otherwise, life would be quite boring. While I enjoy jamming to some tunes and curling up with a book to insert myself into a new...

The History of Netflix

The History of Netflix

Breanna Turk, Reporter

April 15, 2016


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Do you remember when Netflix first became popular? Since 1997, it has grown and changed immensely. If you ask high school or college students what their favorite form of entertainment is, they will most likely say Netflix. This program has evolved drastically over the years. It began as a DVD-by-m...

The Force comes to Disneyland and Disney World

The Force comes to Disneyland and Disney World

Megan Kolod, Reporter

April 8, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

Due to the popularity of the new Star Wars movie, Disney announced on January 10 that they will be constructing a Star Wars Land in April of 2016. The man in charge of the whole thing will be an Imagineer named Scott Trowbridge. Now while many fans are already expressing excitement, the attractions...

What you didn’t know about Batman and Superman

What you didn’t know about Batman and Superman

Danny Miller, Reporter

April 7, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice has opened up in theaters recently. The movie pits two of arguably America’s most beloved crimefighters against each other to see which of them is superior. Both Batman and Superman have been around in media for a very long time, but through all the years of comic...

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