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Austin Bats

Austin Bats

Erith Won, Reporter

April 15, 2018


Filed under Community News, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Showcase

Almost every evening between March and November, thousands of bats fly through the Austin skies in search of food. You can take a boat tour to see them on the Lady Bird Lake. You can check out my article about bats Bat Safety ...

Ready Player One

Ready Player One

Vishnu Sreenivasan, Chief Movie Analyst

April 15, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Opinion, Showcase

Ready Player One is a science-fiction film that released on March 29, 2018. It is set in Columbus, Ohio 2045. The world is on the brink of chaos. People have found redemption in The OASIS. The OASIS is a virtual game, where you can live your life and in a much better way than it is. You can design y...

Alexa and Katie

Alexa and Katie

Ruth Martin, Reporter

April 15, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun, Opinion

Alexa and Katie is a 2018 television sitcom created by Heather Wordam. The show stars Paris Berelc and Isabel May as its protagonists. The show is brand new on Netflix, and is 13 episodes long. The show is about Alexa, an eighth grader who can't wait to go to high school, but she can't have all the...

Party Games: Charades Ver

Party Games: Charades Ver

Erith Won, Reporter

April 13, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun

Disclaimer: This article is only one of many about ‘Party Games’ One of the worst things to do for a birthday is watching a movie. I mean, sure it’s fun, but it isn’t that engaging and everyone is just sitting around just watching a screen. Of course, if you want to show a movie at your birt...

PlayStation 4 Pro

PlayStation 4 Pro

Vishnu Sreenivasan, Chief Gaming Correspondent

April 13, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun, Opinion, Technology

The new PlayStation 4 Pro is a new game console by Sony. The PlayStation 4 Pro is a souped-up version of the PlayStation 4 that released early 3013. The PS4 had a lot of similar features as the new PS4 Pro, but the PS4 Pro works a lot better with 4K TVs. If you already own aPS4,, buying the PS4 Pro might...

Gift Ideas on Amazon

Gift Ideas on Amazon

Sharanya Karanam, Reporter

April 13, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun

Amazon has become pretty popular over the past few years. And everyone knows that there is no better place to buy gifts for your friends other than Amazon. So here is a list of gifts that you can buy for nerds to bakers.   1.Infusion water bottle (for your very own fitness freak) ...

Teenage Trends of 2017-2018

Teenage Trends of 2017-2018

Sharanya Karanam, Reporter

April 13, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Fashion, Just For Fun

Ripped jeans Cause showing our knees is cool. NIKE slides In 2050 we will all be like did we actually wear rubber around our feet for fashion. White converse Somehow white shoes just look good. Thrasher Shirts Even if we don't know how to ride a skateboard we wear these anyway. Old School Vans ...

10 Cool Places to Visit in Austin Texas

10 Cool Places to Visit in Austin Texas

Jack Purcell, Reporter

April 13, 2018


Filed under Community News, Entertainment

The Hideout The Hideout is a coffee house and Theater that includes improv, stand-up comedy and a lot more shows. it is a very fun and relaxing place to go to when you just feel the need to laugh. And from my experience it is really fun to hang out with your friends down town and watch a show. ...

What is HQ?

What is HQ?

Rachel Iyer, Reporter

April 13, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun, People, Showcase

HQ is a trivia game app where you can earn money by playing.HQ stands for Hype Quiz. The amount of Money you can win fluctuates by how many people are playing and how much money they are offering. However, in order to win any Money in this game, you must answer all twelve questions correct. Each questio...

Truth or Dare

Truth or Dare

Ruth Martin, Reporter

April 12, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

Truth or Dare, also called Blumhouse's Truth or Dare, is an American horror film releasing tomorrow on April 13th. The movie stars Lucy Hale, Tyler Posey, Violett Beane, Sophia Taylor Ali and Landon Liboiron. Inspired by the name, the movie is about a group of friends who play the game of truth or dare,...

Fortnite or PUBG?

Fortnite or PUBG?

Andrew Bailey, Reporter

April 9, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

Click here to vote on the best game of 2018! 2018 is the year of the battle royale game, as two FPS games have blown up into massive popularity since the turn of the calendar. But what are these games and why are they turning heads-and gaining millions of downloads along the way? First, let's ta...

F.R.I.E.N.D.S

F.R.I.E.N.D.S

Vishnu Sreenivasan, Chief Sitcom Reviewer

April 9, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun, Showcase

In the last century, there have been many extremely popular sitcoms. Friends is the most popular one among them. Friends is a sitcom starring Matthew Perry, Jennifer Anniston, Lisa Kudrow, David Schwimmer, Matt LeBlanc, and Courtney Cox. It is about six best friends that live in the same apartment...