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Ranking my Favorite Kirby Final Boss Theme’s for Kirby’s 27th Anniversary.

Evan Tucker

May 21, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun, Opinion

Ahh, Kirby. One of my favorite game series of all time. What better way to celebrate it's birthday than to rank some of the best things the game has to offer, the music? Let's rank the final boss themes from worse to best. Counting that there are multiple final bosses in Kirby, I'll take my favorite...

Best Water Bottles 2019

Best Water Bottles 2019

Emma Ross, Reporter

May 17, 2019


Filed under Just For Fun, Opinion

Everyone needs water to survive. That’s simple, but it’s really easy to get dehydrated. Matter of fact, you are probably dehydrated right now, but you don’t realize it. That’s why it’s very important to carry a water bottle with you at all times because you can’t rely on a water fountain to kee...

The Mattel HyperScan: What, When and Why

The Mattel HyperScan: What, When and Why

Baker Tuthill and Oliver Barnfield

May 17, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun, Opinion, Technology

(Collab with Oliver) With bad game consoles like the Phillips CD-i, we can look back and laugh at the past, and wonder: what were they thinking? Sometimes, though, it wasn't that long ago that a bad console was made. Enter the Mattel HyperScan, one of the worst consoles ever. How the HyperScan came ...

Met Gala 2019: Craziest Outfits Celebrities Wore

Met Gala 2019: Craziest Outfits Celebrities Wore

Nikita Raman, Reporter

May 10, 2019


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

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


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun, Opinion, People, Uncategorized, Videos

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


Filed under Entertainment, Just For Fun, Opinion

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...

Samsung Galaxy Fold Launch Delayed

Samsung Galaxy Fold Launch Delayed

Arsh Gupta, Reporter

May 3, 2019


Filed under Opinion, Technology

Samsung's revolutionary foldable phone has been delayed indefinitely. The phone, which was expected to be released on April 26, was delayed due to technical issues. There are multiple problems occurring in peoples phones.  The phone's foldable display is covered with a protective layer, which looks...

Weird FMV Games

Weird FMV Games

Oliver Barnfield, Resident Pop Culture Writer

May 3, 2019


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

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


Filed under Community & World News, Entertainment, Environment, Events, Just For Fun, Opinion, People, Technology

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...

Fun Things To Do Over Summer Break

Fun Things To Do Over Summer Break

Hannah McDonough, Reporter

May 3, 2019


Filed under Community News, Entertainment, Just For Fun, Opinion, Showcase

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...

Weird YouTube Kids Videos

Weird YouTube Kids Videos

Oliver Barnfield, Resident Pop Culture Writer

May 2, 2019


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

When I was young, I got most of my entertainment from books and Scooby Doo. I had to go to HEB and get the DVD's, as this was before Netflix started its streaming service. I didn't have the instant gratification entertainment experience that many others do. Now, 3 year old kids DO have access to any...