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The Opinionist Episode 10: Best and Worst Soundtracks

The Opinionist Episode 10: Best and Worst Soundtracks

Oliver Barnfield, Colin Johnson, Evan Tucker, Baker Tuthill, and Opinionist Cast

October 16, 2018


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

Oliver the Opinionist takes a look at some of the best, and worst soundtracks from games and movies. DIRECTED BY OLIVER BARNFIELD WRITTEN BY OLIVER BARNFIELD, COLIN JOHNSON, & EVAN TUCKER EDITING BY BRANTON GREENBERG FILMED BY COLIN JOHNSON PRODUCTION HELP BY BAKER TUTHILL &am...

Favorite Free Art Programs: Krita

Favorite Free Art Programs: Krita

Claire Lawrence, Reporter

October 15, 2018


Filed under Art, Clubs, Entertainment, Just For Fun, Showcase, Technology, Videos

With the popularization of digital art nowadays, there are plenty of new and free drawing programs. One of my favorites is Krita. Let's take a look at the program and explore its features!

A Wrinkle in Time: Movie Review

A Wrinkle in Time: Movie Review

Yoonjoo Oh, Reporter

October 15, 2018


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

A Wrinkle in Time is a science fantasy adventure film based on the book by Madeleine L'Engle of the same name. It is directed by Ava DuVernay and written by Jennifer Lee and Jeff Stockwell, produced by Walt Disney Pictures and Whitaker Entertainment. The first time released was on March 9, 2018. Starring Oprah Winfrey as Mrs. Which ...

Five of the Most Popular 2018 Halloween Costumes

Five of the Most Popular 2018 Halloween Costumes

Emma Ross, Reporter

October 15, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Fashion, Just For Fun, Opinion

Since Halloween is right around the corner I decided to write about popular Halloween costumes. I'll also be explaining them and giving a little bit of my opinion on them. 1. Ariana Grande from her "God is a Woman" music video Ariana grade is one of the most popular artists currently and also a...

The Pacer Test

The Pacer Test

Oliver Barnfield, Reporter

October 15, 2018


Filed under Campus News, Entertainment, Just For Fun, Showcase, Wellness

I stand on the line. My palms are sweaty. Then I hear it: the smooth words of an anonymous man over the loud speaker. He says: "The FitnessGram™ PACER Test is a multistage aerobic capacity test that progressively gets more difficult as it continues. The 20-meter pacer test will begin in 30 se...

All Hallows Eve: The Legend of the Spooks

All Hallows Eve: The Legend of the Spooks

Andrew Watson, Is a Sp00ky Boi

October 12, 2018


Filed under Community & World News, Entertainment, Showcase

Everyone knows the name, everyone knows this special time of year. It's what's known as... ALL HALLOW- Oh wait. HALLOWEEN. Everyone knows the holiday, everyone knows the feeling, but no one really knows how it started... Unless I guess, you, like, Googled it or something. ANYWAYS... Basically, some...

The Accident of Frida Kahlo

The Accident of Frida Kahlo

Claire Lawrence, Reporter

October 11, 2018


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

After surviving an accident where you should’ve died and had the husband you loved leave you, most people would be ready to give up. Not Frida Kahlo. All this happened to her, yet she still went on to make beautiful and empowering self-portraits when people told her she couldn’t. A hero needs to...

Bad Horror Movie Decisions

Bad Horror Movie Decisions

Andrew Watson, ...Watches a lot of horror movies.

October 11, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun

I assume horror movies are something all of you have seen before. Movies filled with the most interesting (*sarcastic*) people of all time. I mean, in stressful situations you don't exactly have all the time in the world to make the best decisions of all time, but seriously. Sometimes, anything could...

Local Legends: Texas Folk Tales and Urban Legends

Local Legends: Texas Folk Tales and Urban Legends

Baker Tuthill, Reporter

October 11, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun, Showcase

Texas is famous for having stories. Stories of the plains, of becoming our own country, and most important of all, stories... of ghosts! Alright, admittedly ghosts are far from the most important, but there are plenty of folk stories out there concerning them. And it's nearly Halloween, so it's the perfect...

An Overview of Horror Movie Posters

An Overview of Horror Movie Posters

Oliver Barnfield, Resident Pop Culture Writer

October 10, 2018


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

CLICK ON THE IMAGES TO SEE THE FULL GALLERY Movie posters are what catch our eye in the theatre, and before the trailer became prominent, they were all we really had. I've written about this topic several times, and this time we're going to take a look at the trends in posters from each decade from 50s to th...

BTS at the UN General Assembly

BTS at the UN General Assembly

Lyla Boretz, Reporter

October 10, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, People, Showcase

K-pop boy band and worldwide phenomenon BTS made headlines back in September when they were invited to the UN General Assembly. Their six-minute speech was delivered by leader and rapper Kim Namjoon, also known as RM. RM started the speech by mentioning the group’s UNICEF campaign, which has raise...

Warriors: Into The Wild Book Review

Warriors: Into The Wild Book Review

Yoonjoo Oh, Reporter

October 10, 2018


Filed under Books, Entertainment, Opinion, Showcase

Warriors series is a bestselling book series by Erin Hunter. It contains whole new world of...cats! Meet Rusty, a house cat who suddenly becomes a wild cat of the clans; and fights throughout the adventure, battle, loyalty, trust, and love. Into The Wild is the first book of the Warriors series. Summary Here...