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FAT

Fat. Many things probably come to mind when you see or hear this word, but I’m almost certain that none of those are positive things. Why, is the question. Why have we let society...

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The Wiz Live

This year’s NBC Live Broadway show, The Wiz Live!, opened last Thursday, Dec. 3. This show got plenty of mixed reviews. The Daily Beast writer, Kevin Fallon said, it was a “hot mess that...

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Girls

Girls are unrealistic, sometimes narcissistic and maybe even a little too optimistic. Why are some of my fellow sisters so unrealistic? Top 10 Reasons For Unrealistic Expectations Disney movies/shows Sappy romance novels Romance movies...

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Star Wars Preview

Dec. 17, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. CST, marks the nationwide release of the seventh installment of George Lucas’s Star Wars franchise. Wait… just kidding. It’s not George Lucas’s anymore. In October 2012, Lucasfilm was...

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Why the Library is Undervalued

Last week I did something unthinkable. I checked out a book from the school library. (And yes, I actually read it). I mean, why else would anybody check out a book? (Just in case...

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Movie Review: Bridge of Spies

Steven Spielberg’s newest film, “The Bridge of Spies,” opens with what is essentially the modern version of the silent film. The dialogue is at an absolute minimum and the only sounds the audience hears...

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Merry Freaking Christmas

As soon as the clock strikes midnight on Nov. 1, the pumpkins are smashed and the fake corpses and zombies go back to their graves in the attic. Just as quickly, the Christmas tree...

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A Senior Night To Remember

On Nov. 5 the John Horn High School senior night became immortalized among the band members when halfway through the performance rain began to pour. Some would say the performance topped any other performance...

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Crocs vs. Jandals

It is a serious topic that needs to be discussed. Which would win the popular vote: Jandals or Crocs? Both foot apparels are popular trends for mostly female teens, but jandals and crocs are...

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New Gender-Neutral Pronoun: Ze

Our society’s conceptions of gender are evolving to more than simply male or female. People who identify as gender-fluid or gender-queer do not simply conform to the label of male or female. This makes...