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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...

Samsung Galaxy Fold Launch Delayed

Samsung Galaxy Fold Launch Delayed

Arsh Gupta, Reporter

May 3, 2019

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, 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...

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...

Weird YouTube Kids Videos

Weird YouTube Kids Videos

Oliver Barnfield, Cool Guy/Entertainment Editor

May 2, 2019

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...

How Smoking Affects The Body

How Smoking Affects The Body

Mehak Mehmi, Emma Ross, and Aliyah Carter

May 1, 2019

Circulation When you smoke, the poisons from the tar in your cigarettes enter your blood. These poisons in your blood cause several catastrophic events within your blood stream. Make your blood thicker, and increase chances of clot formation Increase your blood pressure and heart rate, making y...

The Sonic the Hedgehog Movie is Cursed

The Sonic the Hedgehog Movie is Cursed

Oliver Barnfield, Cool Guy/Entertainment Editor

May 1, 2019

I have been a Sonic fan almost all my life. It's not fun. The games are consistently bad, the fanbase is extremely embarrassing, and in general its very painful to admit that you are a fan of the speedy blue hedgehog. The one time I was happy to be a Sonic fan was when Sonic Mania was released, and that...

Top 9 Unanswered Questions

Top 9 Unanswered Questions

June Jung, Reporter

May 1, 2019

There are some things that will never be answered... Some questions unanswered.. Here are some of the greatest mysteries our planet has to offer. 1. Space... Is it infinite? Will it stop growing? Will it keep growing forever? What is forever? 2. What does death feel like? Think about it - we've ...

Should the Notre Dame be Rebuilt?

Should the Notre Dame be Rebuilt?

Lyla Boretz, Reporter

April 26, 2019

The Notre Dame de Paris Cathedral is arguably one of the most iconic monuments around the globe. It's not only a symbol of religion but also an example of the insanely complicated equations and designs the human mind is capable of executing; when the 850-year-old cathedral's roof went up in flames, the...

Technology in the Classroom

Technology in the Classroom

Evlabia Konstantinou and June Jung

April 26, 2019

Intro Technology in the classroom. Is it necessary? During the school day, my school uses computers for everything. I am not upset with this, it helps me grasp the information better than any packet or book. You may think technology is just a distraction in class. It can help with participation in the c...

Worst Videogame Box Art

Worst Videogame Box Art

Oliver Barnfield, Cool Guy/Entertainment Editor

April 25, 2019

Video game box art is tricky. It doesn't have the high profile of film posters, so it's frequently handed over to studio hacks. Generally, the results aren't great. Here are several examples of this sad trend.