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Teachers’ Favorite Scary Movie

Teachers’ Favorite Scary Movie

Aliyah Carter, Reporter

October 25, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

What is your favorite scary movie? My favorites are Hocus Pocus and Monster House. Because I've been watching them since I was little. I find Monster House very funny and is very enjoyable to watch. That's why I have watched it like seven times this October. I really like Hocus Pocus because there ar...

Super Smash Bros Ultimate: Why So Much Hype?

Super Smash Bros Ultimate: Why So Much Hype?

Colin Johnson, Reporter

October 23, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun, Opinion, Showcase

Super Smash Brothers Ultimate is most likely the most hyped for Nintendo game right now. Hundreds have preordered it, and most people who haven’t, are asking for it for Christmas. But why is there so much hype? In this video, I will explain why. Masahiro Sakurai, the guy behind Smash Bros and Kirby, released ...

What Students Think About “Venom”

What Students Think About “Venom”

Silas Ou, Reporter

October 22, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun, Showcase

The movie Venom (2018) came out on Oct. 5. It is an American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name. And so far worldwide it has grossed around $366 million -- as of Oct. 18. This is a huge amount and with rotten tomatoes (a movie rating site) giving it a score of 31...

Why Is The Apple Watch A Bigger Upgrade From The Last One

Why Is The Apple Watch A Bigger Upgrade From The Last One

Ayan Momin, Reporter

October 22, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun, Technology

Do you think the Apple watch is a bigger upgrade from the last one? Why or why not it is the Apple Watch a bigger upgrade, and descriptions to why the new one is better than the old one. Size For the new Apple watches, The smaller of the two watch sizes has a height of 40mm and the larger 44mm....

Whats Wrong with Pop Music?

Whats Wrong with Pop Music?

Oliver Barnfield, Resident Pop Culture Writer

October 22, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun, Opinion, Showcase

In the early to mid 2010s , pop music was everywhere. Katy Perry and other big names ruled the world of music. And although most of that music was vapid and uncomplicated, they were at least notable. You heard these songs, and you could tell people truly loved these songs, even if you yourself did not....

Game Review: Spore

Game Review: Spore

June Jung, Reporter

October 22, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun, Opinion, Technology

Spore is a video game that allows you to evolve from a microbe in the ocean to a civilization who travel into space and fly about in cool futuristic spaceships. Let's start from the beginning. Stage 1: You are a tiny weird microbe swimming in the ocean. You have one job: Don't get eaten, Don't starve-find...

“Last Day On Mars” Book Review

“Last Day On Mars” Book Review

Arsh Gupta, Reporter

October 22, 2018


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

There are many great things to do to pass time. One of these is reading. Reading is only fun though if you have a good book. One book that makes reading fun though, is the book "Last Day On Mars," by Kevin Emerson. "Last Day On Mars" takes place in the year 2223. The Sun has started going supernova...

Why The Movie “Ocean’s 8” is Probably the Best Crime Movie

Why The Movie “Ocean’s 8” is Probably the Best Crime Movie

Emma Ross, Reporter

October 22, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun, Opinion

I think crime movies are amazing. They are so interesting and always have a great plot. Recently "Ocean’s 8" came out in June, which was a spin-off of "Ocean's 11" and "Ocean's 12."    The opening scene starts with Debby Ocean (Sandra Bullock) in jail (we’ll get to that) saying what she w...

The ‘Make Your Own Music Sites

The ‘Make Your Own Music Sites

Colin Johnson, Reporter

October 17, 2018


Filed under Art, Entertainment, Showcase

Make Your Own Music (MYOM) sites, are beautiful programs. They allow you to create music without the need of instruments. Some may have certain requirements, but people usually have met these requirements due to other projects and jobs. These tools have helped shaped the music world into what it is today,...

Unravel is a Masterpiece

Unravel is a Masterpiece

Evan Tucker, Reporter

October 16, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

To those who don't know, back in 2016 came a video game from the team of Coldwood Interactive, a Swedish game company who put their heart, soul, and dedication into a little game about a little thing of yarn. With the EA game being announced in 2015, Unravel is one of the most notable games from this...

How Does Fortnite Make Money?

How Does Fortnite Make Money?

Kavin Thiyagarajan, Reporter

October 16, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun

Fortnite is currently the most popular game in the world. If you do not know about  Fortnite you have been living under a rock. Nevertheless, I shall explain the game to you. It is a 100-player battle royale game where you land on a map and kill each other until the last player standing wins. The most...