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Overcoming heartbreak within the DC universe

Overcoming heartbreak within the DC universe

Zoe Barnett, Co-Opinion editor

March 9, 2020

On Feb. 7, “Birds of Prey” was released into theaters. The movie was centered around Harley Quinn, played by Margot Robbie.  Even though Quinn and the Joker were loved by many, their relationship was extremely toxic.In contrast “Birds of Prey'' hits the viewer with a bit of a twist:&nbs...

For no particular reason: horror (episode two)

For no particular reason: horror (episode two)

Ethan Gill and Remy Gottschling

March 6, 2020

  Welcome back to episode two of "For No Particular reason." In this episode Remy Gottschling and Ethan Gill are joined by Nolan Lampson and Aidan Erdahl as they discuss horror with an emphasis on movies. They discuss what makes it great, why it works and why they love it....

The irony of ‘Richard Jewell’

The irony of ‘Richard Jewell’

Paige Rodriguez, Photo Editor

February 27, 2020

Clint Eastwood and Warner Brothers are under fire for the defamation of the deceased journalist, Kathy Scruggs, in Eastwood's newest film. On Dec. 13, 2019, "Richard Jewell" hit the big screen. The movie covers the portrayal of wrongfully accused security guard Richard Jewell, who alerted the authori...

A decade in hip-hop

A decade in hip-hop

Hayden Fish, Arts and Culture Editor

February 26, 2020

As 2020 marches on and the previous decade fades away, it is important to recognize the stellar works of art to come to the genre of rap and hip hop over the last 10 years. These albums have had a profound impact on the musical landscape or achieved a legendary critical or commercial status. J...

SchoolTubers

SchoolTubers

Kaleigh Henderson, Podcast Manager

February 26, 2020

There are 31 million different channels on YouTube, as of Jan. 31, 2020. In such a giant ocean of video and sound, it can be hard to grow your own presence on the global video-sharing website. But among those 31 million, that hasn't been a problem for these two channels, run by students and facult...

‘Rise of Skywalker’: Not with a bang but with a whimper

‘Rise of Skywalker’: Not with a bang but with a whimper

Ethan Gill, Co-Opinions Editor

February 19, 2020

  It’s never easy being the third film in a Star Wars trilogy. “Return of the Jedi” was forced to follow up the landmark piece of genre fiction that was “Empire Strikes Back,” and “Revenge of the Sith” was stuck following up two disappointing blockbusters that had little love fro...

A race against time

A race against time

Orion Forest, Sports editor

February 19, 2020

The cinematography of “1917” is the star of the show.  The movie was filmed in a unique way to look like one long running shot, and  this style of recording fully immerses the viewer and fits perfectly into the story of traveling.  “1917,” like most war movies, is best experienced...

Breaking the silence

Breaking the silence

Kaiden Randall, Yearbook Editor in Chief

February 14, 2020

At the junction of two film eras, the legendary Charlie Chaplin and his Little Tramp character take to the screen in the film “Modern Times.” By 1936, the era of silent film that Chaplin dominated had already been over for five years and in its place was the era of Talkies. This era abandoned sil...

A picture of women in film

A picture of women in film

Delaney Callaghan, Copy editor

February 7, 2020

This Sunday, Feb. 9th, the 92nd Academy Awards ceremony will be held in the same venue with the same awards given to the same groups of actors. In recent years, there has been controversy over the lack of diversity in those recognized. Upon the release of the nominations, many were upset over the clear lack of nominations for women and people of color. In the Best Director and Best P...

A gift that gives again

A gift that gives again

Megan Riehle

January 30, 2020

The Civil Liberties Defense Center (CLDC) is an organization founded in 2003 by Lauren Regan. They work with activists, providing free legal counsel and educational resources to put a stop to social injustice and inequality, as well as preventing further destruction to our environment. The CLDC represe...

Yes, we know what you’re saying

Yes, we know what you’re saying

Hayden Fish, Staff Reporter

December 12, 2019

After the underwhelming and missed release dates for multiple large names of rap this Sept., I was left hungry for more. Danny Brown satisfies that hunger with his clever, tight and concise early Oct. album “uknowhatimsayin¿” Brown has been a wildcard in the rap game since his 2012 album “XXX” g...

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