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Oscars: Vanity Fair Fashion

Oscars: Vanity Fair Fashion

Nikita Raman, Reporter

March 8, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Fashion, Opinion, People

As most of you know the Oscars took place on February 24, 2019, after the Oscars the Vanity fair party took place in celebration of the Oscars. So many went home to change from their glamours outfits. Here is a slideshow of my favorites.  ...

Why Oscars Aren’t As Talent Oriented Than You Think

Why Oscars Aren’t As Talent Oriented Than You Think

Silas Ou

March 7, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Opinion, Showcase

Oscars, the pinnacle of cinema talent. However, the truth is that a lot of times, the winner of the Oscars are the money. Okay, before you (or the editor) clicks away in disgust pleases try to finish reading this article. According to BBC, besides movie talent one thing that determines Oscars is money. For example, back in 1967, Fox's over-budgeted musical turke...

Space Chimps 2: The Worst Animated Movie EVER

Space Chimps 2: The Worst Animated Movie EVER

Oliver Barnfield and Baker Tuthill

March 5, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun, Opinion, Showcase

Space Chimps 2 In 2008, a small film was released with a $37 million budget. It was a mild success, but as expected, it wasn’t very good. 2 years later, in 2010, a sequel was released to UK theaters only. Us Americans would receive it direct to video a few months later. This sequel might be on...

Green Book Review

Green Book Review

Jessie Van Den Berg, Reporter

March 5, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Opinion, Showcase

Green Book, an award-winning film. A movie that won three Oscars, three Golden Globes, and seven other awards. Green Book is a truly beautiful and well-done movie. “Dr. Don Shirley is a world-class African-American pianist, who is about to venture on a concert tour in the Deep South in 1962. In ne...

Recess is Necessary

Recess is Necessary

Evlabia Konstantinou, Reporter

March 5, 2019


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

My friend wrote an article about this very topic ( Click here to read it). Our society acts as if the second we turn 11 we are no longer children and can't enjoy simple childhood pleasures. One of which being recess. We can no longer say the word " play" unless we are talking about sports or video g...

Kids Horror Movies

Kids Horror Movies

Oliver Barnfield, Resident Pop Culture Writer

February 28, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun, Showcase

Are you a parent looking for horror movies to show your kids? Are you a kid with an appetite for scariness? Then perhaps you'd enjoy this informative list of creepy horror flicks for kids to teens. And no namby-pamby G-rated stuff like Scooby Doo. These are films that could scare a grown adult.  Courage the Cowardly Dog A ...

Oscars Wins and Nominations

Oscars Wins and Nominations

Baker Tuthill, Reporter

February 27, 2019


Filed under Community & World News, Entertainment

This year, viewers were treated to another great Oscars as the event celebrates it's 91st year and over 3,000 Oscars given. We had plenty of great awards, and I'm going to be telling you what all of them were. This list, however, only contains Actor Oscars for Actor in a Leading Role and Actress in a...

Where Do All These “Lil’s” Keep Coming From?

Where Do All These “Lil’s” Keep Coming From?

Andrew Watson, Reporter

February 26, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

One thing we have seen in the 2017-2019 era is 18,000 rappers under the name "Lil ____.". And it's safe to say, we all have no idea where these rappers with the name "Lil" keep coming from. Or how they just magically start existing. I would say the only memorable rapper out there (Don't get me wrong,...

Reviewing the Xbox One

Reviewing the Xbox One

Arsh Gupta

February 25, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun, Technology

The Xbox One is an old, but sturdy console. It continues to support a wide variety of games, including games from the Xbox 360 and even the original Xbox. The Xbox also has some very good exclusives, such as the Forza Franchise. It supports many apps, such as Netflix and Amazon Prime Video, making the ...

Art Supplies You Might Need

Art Supplies You Might Need

Claire Lawrence, Reporter

February 25, 2019


Filed under Art, Arts, Entertainment, Just For Fun, Opinion, Showcase

Whenever I'm not stressing out about homework or sleeping when I shouldn't be, I pretty much spend all of my time drawing and creating art pieces. At least I try. I know that any artists favorite thing to do is browse online shops and walk along art supply shop's many isles and look at all of the pretty...

Netflix Show Recommendations

Netflix Show Recommendations

Charlotte Blackmon, Reporter

February 22, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun, Showcase

I've watched a lot of Netflix in the past months, and lately, I've been running out of new things that I want to watch. So, if you've got the same problem I do, here are some movie recommendations from other kids at CVMS. "Sherlock, because it's very clever and funny, and it makes me feel smart and...