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Logan and Jake Paul: Why Are They Famous?

Logan and Jake Paul: Why Are They Famous?

Ruth Martin, Reporter

December 22, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun, Opinion, People

YouTubers make videos and content all the time, but this year has been a little different than the rest. 2017 introduced Logan and Jake Paul, two brothers from Ohio that became instant media sensations over a small period of time. So, how did it all start? Well, Logan had risen to fame by making vid...

Kpop Culture – 12/21/2017

Kpop Culture – 12/21/2017

Erith Won, Reporter

December 21, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun

It’s been a pretty long time since I wrote my first ‘This Week In Kpop Culture’ article. A lot has happened since then, and I’m here to cover some of those events. The first thing we should do, however, is have a moment of silence for Jonghyun. I wasn’t a big fan of Shinee, but I listened t...

Best Christmas songs Ever!!

Best Christmas songs Ever!!

Ariel Sun, Reporter

December 21, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

Christmas is the season of giving, but it is also a great season for singing. Many families,  friends, and neighbors gather every year to sing Christmas carols. Here are five of my favorite Christmas songs with a few fun Christmas. Enjoy!

The Best Movies You Need To Watch in 2018

The Best Movies You Need To Watch in 2018

Sharanya Karanam, Reporter

December 21, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun, Opinion, Showcase

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Christmas Fun with Dressing Up

Christmas Fun with Dressing Up

Ariel Sun, Reporter

December 20, 2017


Filed under Campus News, Entertainment, Just For Fun

This week many teachers and students dressed up like various Christmas symbols. Here is a slideshow on a few pictures of some teacher, students, and substitutes with some fun Christmas jokes and fun facts. Enjoy!

7 Worst Internet Trends of 2017

7 Worst Internet Trends of 2017

Oliver Barnfield, Chief Pop Culture Writer

December 20, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun, Opinion, Showcase, Technology

Due to my distaste for politics, (Or at least how much I hate writing about it) this article will not include political problems with the internet. (Sorry, Trump.) 7.  Minion Memes                                                    You're old aunt Gladys probably loves t...

Eulogy to Mother Goose (POEM)

Eulogy to Mother Goose (POEM)

Oliver Barnfield, Chief Pop Culture Writer

December 20, 2017


Filed under Books, Entertainment, Just For Fun, Showcase

Nursery rhymes were not in style They were not able to make kids smile When hearing of these childish rhymes The kids all say “Now is NOT the time" All the teens act dark and gruff And call all rhymes baby stuff So, in front of the crashing waves of the ocean, Mother Goose, a...

Underrated Musicals

Underrated Musicals

Zack Catuogno, Reporter

December 20, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun, Showcase, Theatre

If you've been paying attention to the media in the past year or so, you've probably heard of the hit Broadway musical, Hamilton, written by Lin Manuel Miranda. Hamilton seems to be the most well-known musical right now and is becoming a household name along with classics such as Wicked and Les Miserables. These...

A Three-Way Movie Review

A Three-Way Movie Review

Oliver Barnfield, Chief Pop Culture Writer

December 20, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun, Opinion, Showcase

On Sunday I watched 4 movies. Each one was impressive and fascinating, and I thought I'd talk about how they connect and how they differ. The Truman Show I love The Truman Show. It's a great movie. But not many people appreciate it. They know the name, but most think it's a simple comedy. It's cas...

The Nutcracker: A Winter Tradition

The Nutcracker: A Winter Tradition

Keana Saberi, Reporter

December 18, 2017


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

A melodic mix of beautifully vivid and articulated dance merged with a symphonic set of music, Ballet Austin’s rendition of the ‘The Nutcracker’ is a tradition that has sustained nearly 55 years on the stage. The mid-December tradition is shared with children and adults alike. Everyone can enjo...

Everything You Need to Know About The Invisible Box Challenge

Everything You Need to Know About The Invisible Box Challenge

Rachel Iyer, Reporter

December 18, 2017


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun, Showcase

You may have heard of The Invisible Box Challenge also known as building up the Legos. In the challenge you must step on an invisible box and jump over it. Texas cheerleader, Ariel Olivar is known as THE master of this challenge. The Today Show reached out to Ariel and asked her how she did it. According...