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Grammys and Oscars unnecessary

Brendan Meadows, Opinion Editor

March 25, 2015

Filed under Opinion

“And the Oscar goes to… a rich actor with a huge ego (and not Leonardo DiCaprio)!” Every year, the Oscars and Grammys recognize the “best actors” and “best pop artists.” Millions watch them so they can see who ...

Rumors about bill completely exaggerated

Brendan Meadows, Opinion Editor

February 5, 2015

Filed under Opinion

"'I’d heard you were dead.' "'I heard you wear a red lace corset,' I said matter-of-factly. 'But I don’t believe every bit of nonsense that gets rumored about.'” This little bit of humorous wisdom, from Patrick Rothfuss’ ...

A new stand on education

Natascha Mercadante, Sports editor

January 23, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Education hasn't been able to evolve properly over the years and is a vast subject to tackle. However, I feel as though the so-called improvements haven't been for the best. A lack of testing skills, students not working in cl...

The downside of immortality

Kiana Baker, Reporter

January 22, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Vampires, werewolves, witches — these are all things we associate with the word immortality. What we don't associate the word with, however, are things like inequality, the halt of the evolution of ideas and overcrowding of th...

Hypocritical news networks spamming television with propaganda

Brendan Meadows, Opinion Editor

December 15, 2014

Filed under Opinion

“Hello, good and faithful brainwashed masses. Today, we’ll be talking about how much we hate the opposing political party and are hypocritical bigots, because we’re ‘experts’ in our field.” This is just an average day on many ...

Gender Equality

Lizzie Miller, Multimedia Editor

December 10, 2014

Filed under Opinion

Inequality is something people have been striving to rid the world of for quite some time. What I have noticed, however, is that equality is generally sought for a group of people with something in common rather than just a singular...

Student calls for more school dances

Kiana Baker, Rrporter

December 10, 2014

Filed under Opinion

Throughout the states, the average high school has not only one but multiple dances. There is a homecoming dance, a winter formal, a spring formal and others. At our high school, however, there is prom. Only prom, which half th...

If people paid more attention

Kiana Baker, Reporter

December 10, 2014

Filed under Opinion

Dispatch: “Emergency, 911?” Caller: “I think I'm reporting an abduction. I heard a loud scream, a young girl was screaming, and I saw a tall, skinny guy pick up this girl, put her in his car and leave.” On an unfort...

Social media usage for revenge

Natascha Mercadante, Sports Editor

November 25, 2014

Filed under Opinion

Society is changing by the second, and social media is playing a big part on the changes. These changes can either be good or bad, but they're mostly bad. For example, an argument on a certain view can cause great discriminatio...

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