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Hollow Knight is Pretty Cool

Hollow Knight is Pretty Cool

Evan Tucker and Colin Johnson

May 17, 2019

Ah, yes, Hollow Knight, a  platformer about a simple wandering explorer, with only his trusty sword, and other things he steals from people by murdering them. Also, it may be one of the most complicated genres of games, as it’s titled as a “Metroidvania with Dark Souls Elements.” In simple wo...

The James Charles Scandal

The James Charles Scandal

Charlotte Blackmon, Reporter

May 15, 2019

We've all heard about it. If you haven't... honestly, good for you. I'm not quite sure how you managed that, but I commend you for it. This article is for you, or anyone who either hasn't heard the full story or they just want to dwell on it. In the past few days, James Charles has been losing countless...

Met Gala 2019: Craziest Outfits Celebrities Wore

Met Gala 2019: Craziest Outfits Celebrities Wore

Nikita Raman, Reporter

May 10, 2019

As most of you know the Met Gala was hosted on May 6th. The theme for the Met Gala was Camp, most people would assume that camp means actual camp. That is not what camp means Scarlett Newman, who wrote an article for Teen Vogue called "A Deep Dive Into Black Culture And Camp explains camp as " Ca...

How Much Money do Popular YouTubers Make?

How Much Money do Popular YouTubers Make?

Charlotte Blackmon, Reporter

May 8, 2019

YouTube. It's everywhere. If you don't know what it is, then chances are you live under a rock. Want to listen to a song? YouTube. Find a good product review? Youtube. Learn how to cut your own bangs? YouTube. You could waste an entire day just watching YouTube video after YouTube video. But have you...

My Opinion on Emma Chamberlain’s Podcast

My Opinion on Emma Chamberlain's Podcast

Emma, Reporter

May 6, 2019

Most people don’t listen to podcasts anymore but I do. I guess this is for the few that still listen to podcasts. Anyways, Emma Chamberlain just started her own podcast and it’s….. interesting.   First of all, I want to say I love Emma! She is an amazing Youtuber but not so amazing...

The Luckiest Lottery Winners Ever

The Luckiest Lottery Winners Ever

Janani Sivakumar, Reporter

May 3, 2019

We've all seen the news of how the prize money for lotteries has been increasing drastically. And we've also seen the news of a lucky winner cashing in all that money. Here are some of the luckiest lottery winners, whose luck really worked this time. 1. The Investor Joan Ginther won a record-breaking 28 lotte...

TaeKwonDo: A Martial Art That’s Pretty Cool

TaeKwonDo: A Martial Art That’s Pretty Cool

Colin Johnson, Reporter

May 3, 2019

In Austin Texas, there resides a dojo, hidden among the Pizza Huts and General Stores. North Austin Tiger Rock teaches the art of TaeKwonDo (Tie-Kwon-Doe), an ancient martial arts practice that stems back generations. In addition to self defense, it teaches discipline, strength and balance. I have been...

Weird FMV Games

Weird FMV Games

Oliver Barnfield, Cool Guy/Entertainment Editor

May 3, 2019

Today we will be taking a dive into the wacky world of FMV games. FMV was a craze in the video industry of the 90s, and these were real games interspersed with live action video footage. FMV stands for Full Motion Video, by the way. These games were cheesy as a cheddar sandwich, and the footage had to...

What Is Dark Matter and Does It Exist?

What Is Dark Matter and Does It Exist?

June Jung, Reporter

May 3, 2019

The Big Idea Dark Matter is an idea that humans came up with to fill the empty void of space with at least - something, but the big question is what is it? No-one on planet Earth knows what dark matter is, but lots of scientists intend to find out. Dark matter has recently been accused of being a liquid...

Procrastination

Procrastination

Andrew Watson, Reporter

May 3, 2019

I think it's safe to say that we all hate when people try to make us do work. Especially when they do it just because they are working and don't want you to relax when they can't. (Sorry, just ranting about my parents.) Let's talk about procrastination. Well, maybe I'll do it later... *Legitimately...

Fun Things To Do Over Summer Break

Fun Things To Do Over Summer Break

Hannah McDonough, Editor

May 3, 2019

Summer is fast approaching, in fact, we only have three more weeks left of school! If you aren't traveling, or you have a lot of downtime, here are some things you can do to make your summer break the best! 1. Canyon Vista Pool If you don't have a pool to go to, come join us at the Canyon Vista pool. After school ends, the pool will be open to the public, except...