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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...

Facts About Old Town Road

Facts About Old Town Road

Charlotte Blackmon, Reporter

May 10, 2019

TRIGGER WARNING: The social media platform formerly known as musical.ly is mentioned in this article. Yep, I'm writing an article about Old Town Road. Nobody's forcing me to do this, but what is there to lose? Besides my pride and credibility, of course. Now, back to your regularly scheduled program. I'm...

How to plan the perfect party

How to plan the perfect party

Jessie Van Den Berg, Editor

May 10, 2019

Planning the perfect party can be exhausting, stressful, and difficult. But, if you have a simple checklist with everything you need to do on it, your party planning will be much more easy and quick. So I have for you a checklist of things to do in order to have the perfect party.   Three week...

Strange Airbnb Rentals

Strange Airbnb Rentals

SIlas Ou, Reporter

May 9, 2019

With summer approaching and people ready to go on vacation, some of us may be hassling over a place to stay. Most people want to stay in a normal hotel or VRBO, but sometimes that can get boring. So do you want to live in a less comfortable but cooler place? Then look no farther than this article. Fina...

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...

Questions to Break the Ice

Questions to Break the Ice

Evlabia Konstantinou, Reporter

May 6, 2019

 Have you ever met someone new but neither of you knew what to say? This situation can be very awkward, but with these questions, you can easily break the ice.  Do you like... Computer games or video games?  Pop music or Rock music? Stuffed animals or dolls? Pancakes or waffles? Hot ch...

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...