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Riverdale Review

Riverdale Review

Mehak Mehmi, Reporter

September 24, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

I think Riverdale is the best TV show on right now. The cast of characters includes Jughead, Archie, Veronica, Jason, Betty, and Cheryl, who you might recognize from the Archie comics of the 50s. This show reinvents them for a new audience. So what's the plot? Well, On July 4th the Blossom twins he...

Game Review: Ark

Game Review: Ark

September 24, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun, Opinion, Technology

Ark is a video game where you travel forward in time. You wake up on a sandy beach with dodo birds and triceratops, but other than that you're alone. You are hungry, thirsty, and cold. You need to find resources to keep you alive. You wander around the beach searching for fruits, firewood and thatch....

The Travel Log : New Orleans WWII Museum

The Travel Log : New Orleans WWII Museum

Colin Johnson, Reporter

September 20, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun, Showcase, Travel

Traveling to other cities is fun, especially when it's in the form of a road trip. That's why, in The Travel Log, we look at great cities near Austin for you to visit. In today's article, we have the New Orleans WWII Museum. New Orleans is 525 miles away, and the drive is about 8 hours straight. This...

What If The World Did Not Have Movies To Watch?

What If The World Did Not Have Movies To Watch?

Ayan Momin, Reporter

September 19, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun, Opinion

We all love to go watch movies. We go just for free time, you just want to find out a way to leave home, or to get away from stress. We have a lot of reasons to go to movies, but has anyone realized what the world would be like without movies. Here are 3 experiences that would happen to people in the...

The Dancing Pumpkin and the Ogres Plot Review (Spooky October Spectacular)

The Dancing Pumpkin and the Ogres Plot Review (Spooky October Spectacular)

Evan Tucker, Reporter

September 19, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun, Showcase

Oh my god, this movie is terrifying. To fully captivate the images I've seen, I'll create a gallery.   Plot time: The Pumpkin General that goes by the name of The Dancing Pumpkin needs to stop an ogre from hurting kids with the Book of Hurt. I didn't make this up. He goes on a journey with two kids, one...

Sierra Burgess is a Loser Movie Review :: Does This Movie Need This Much Hype! (Spoilers)

Sierra Burgess is a Loser Movie Review :: Does This Movie Need This Much Hype!  (Spoilers)

Nikita Raman, Reporter

September 19, 2018


Filed under Books, Entertainment

Sierra Burgess is a Loser -- what do I think about this movie, not much to be honest I have gotten mixed feelings from it. The movie was directed by Ian Samuel. It opens with Sierra hanging out with her best friend, immediately you can see that her priorities in life are, getting into Stanford and her ...

Apple’s New iPhones

Apple’s New iPhones

Arsh Gupta and Vishnu Sreenivasan

September 18, 2018


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

In October 1879, Thomas Edison launched the lightbulb that could last for twelve hundred hours. One hundred thirty-nine years later, on September 12, 2018, Tim Cook launched something of almost the same caliber. The new iPhones. The launch consisted of iPhones, which were part of the X series: the i...

Classic Movie Review: Spaceballs

Classic Movie Review: Spaceballs

Colin Johnson, Reporter

September 17, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Opinion, Showcase

CLASSIC MOVIE REVIEW CRITERIA: Must be at least 15 years old. My Mom has to have seen it Is the movie being showcased (or will soon be showcased) at the Alamo Drafthouse And now, for our feature presentation: SPACEBALLS IMPORTANT STATS: released 1987 PG Should be PG13 1hr 36min ...

Parov Stelar: King-O-Swing

Parov Stelar: King-O-Swing

Andrew Watson, Electro Swing Fan

September 14, 2018


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

Step aside, Drake! Step aside Lil Pump! It's time to meet the TRULY greatest songwriter of all time! OK, with all you people listening to your dubstep, nightcore, and DRAKE... You have all ignored some of the BEST songs you'll ever hear! (OK enough being salty). So, I have listened to a lot of stuff...

Cinder Book Review

Cinder Book Review

Yoonjoo Oh, Reporter

September 14, 2018


Filed under Books, Entertainment, Opinion, Showcase

Cinder is the first book of The Lunar Chronicles by Marissa Meyer. A world made from a combo of fairy tales and science fiction. Summary This book is about Cinder, a cyborg mechanic. When her life is suddenly wined with prince Kai, everything changes. A dark shadow looms over. Her stepsister and onl...

Johnny Johnny Yes Papa- The Internet Sensation

Johnny Johnny Yes Papa- The Internet Sensation

Charlotte Blackmon, Reporter

September 14, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun, Opinion, Technology

All children's songs are a little weird, you have to admit. But 'Johnny Johnny Yes Papa' takes weird to the next level. This video is perhaps the creepiest video on the internet now. At the beginning of the video, we see Johnny opening the door and waddling into the kitchen. Johnny looks like a middle-aged...

Top 10 Games That (Most Likely) Nobody Knows About

Top 10 Games That (Most Likely) Nobody Knows About

Andrew Watson, Reporter

September 13, 2018


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

OK then, here we go! TOP 10 VIDEO GAMES (IN MY OPINION) Keep in mind, this isn't in any order, it's just some of my favorite games. Dying Light I take parkour lessons, therefore I love parkour. Either that, or my parents forced me into it. (Not really though) So, Dying Light is a game that se...