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Red Dead Redemption 2 Review

Red Dead Redemption 2 Review

Gavin Stevens, Journalism 1 Writer

January 6, 2019


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Red Dead: . A video game franchise known among the gaming community for its excellent portrayal of 19th century Western America. Though other games in the series, such as “Red Dead Redemption 1”, and “Red Dead: Gunslingers are all masterpieces in the gaming universe, Red Dead’s newest prequel, “Re...

H&M Review

H&M Review

Katie Knight, Journalism 1 Writer

January 6, 2019


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On July 26, 2018, an H&M opened at Crossroads Mall. H&M is a Swedish clothing-retail company that prides itself on offering a wide variety of clothing styles, from casual to formal, that appeal to a diverse collection of consumers, all at affordable prices. The new location is exactly what you’d exp...

Tish & Snooky’s Manic Panic N.Y.C. Amplified Eyeshadow

Tish & Snooky’s Manic Panic N.Y.C. Amplified Eyeshadow

Kaylynn Dodge, Journalism 1 Writer

January 6, 2019


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Makeup is a super fun way to express yourself, but eyeshadow is the most expressive. It matches faces with outfits, it shows style, and it expresses personality. There are many platelets out there in the world, but the Manic Panic Amplified eyeshadow is one of the boldest. When you look at the cover ...

“Dasher [feat. Lydia Night]” by Gerard Way – Review

“Dasher [feat. Lydia Night]” by Gerard Way – Review

MJ Watts, Journalism 1 Writer

January 4, 2019


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Only 20 days ago, at midnight December 14th, 2018, Gerard Way released his third single titled “Dasher,” featuring guest vocals by Lydia Night of The Regrettes. Written as an emotional and tragic take on Christmas miracles, this song has the warm feeling that we all want to feel during the happies...

“Neon Moon” Review

“Neon Moon” Review

Abby Vanderberg, Journalism 1 Writer

January 4, 2019


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Cigarettes After Sex released “Neon Moon”, originally by Brooks & Dunn, on Monday, December 17th at 12:00 am. This beautiful song speaks about losing a lover, and all the wistful sorrow. The song speaks about how the world is bathed in blue, with blue signifying sadness. After losing someone, ...

Book Review of Shatter Me By Tahereh Mafi

Book Review of Shatter Me By Tahereh Mafi

Melissah Morris-Adkins, Journalism 1 Writer

January 4, 2019


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Ever wonder what the world would look like if we completely destroyed our ozone layer? Well in Tahereh Mafi’s book Shatter Me, you can find that out.   The book follows a young girl named Juliette Ferrars and her struggle with her power and the reestablishment that has taken over the world to help re...

Once in a Full Moon review

Once in a Full Moon review

Natalie Grinder, Journalism 1 Writer

January 4, 2019


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The book once in a full moon is about a girl named Celeste who is very popular and has two best friends Ivy and Abby, and they all have boyfriends, Nash, Jake, and Dylan. But she is only popular because she is from the east side of town. But everything changes when a new mysterious westsider comes town...

Republic Wireless- the budget phone plan

Republic Wireless- the budget phone plan

Astrid Code, Journalism 1 Writer

January 4, 2019


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With just $15/month for unlimited talk and text and $5/month for each GB of data, Republic Wireless one of the cheapest phone plans out there. One of the key features is that Republic always defaults to Wi-Fi for data, calls and texts if it is available. If not, it either uses Sprint or T-mobile network...

The passing of Marvel comic legend, Stan Lee

The passing of Marvel comic legend, Stan Lee

Gavin Stevens, Journalism 1 Staff

November 29, 2018


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“I want to do more movies, I want to do more television, more DVDs, I want to do more lecturing, I want to do more of everything I am doing. The only problem is time. I just wish there were more time.” These are the words of Marvel’s comic book icon Stan Lee, who passed away on Monday, November...

Bohemian Rhapsody: long live the Queen

Bohemian Rhapsody: long live the Queen

Brianna Neuhouser, Wesbite Editor

November 12, 2018


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To say that I was excited for Bohemian Rhapsody, the Queen biopic that was released on Friday, November 2nd would be the biggest understatement of the year. My father raised me on Queen and Freddie Mercury. One of my most vivid memories is sitting at a baseball game when they played “We Will Rock Yo...

Musician Mac Miller passes away

Musician Mac Miller passes away

Shawna Sawall, Journalism 1 Writer

October 28, 2018


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Well-known and respected rapper Mac Miller (Malcolm James McCormick) was pronounced dead at 11:51 am in his Los Angeles home on September 7th due to a drug overdose. At the time, a spokesperson for the LAPD said officers “responded to a death investigation” near his home, but couldn’t confirm th...

“Adrift”: a romantic thriller

“Adrift”: a romantic thriller

Komalpreet Kaur, Feature Editor

October 1, 2018


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Within 99 minutes, Director Baltasar Kormakur encompasses Tami Ashcraft’s true story of the bliss of new love, the anxieties of natural disaster, and the misery of being stranded in the open sea in the romantic thriller Adrift. Released on June 1st, 2018, Adrift told Ashcraft’s story of sailing into the ...

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