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Don’t knock it till you try it

Gloria Rodriguez, Graphics Team

October 20, 2011

Filed under Opinions

Picture this: a student is sitting down in the lunch room and the girl next to them decides to crunch her Sunchips into her salad.   Instantly, the thought that comes to mind is did she really just do that? This happens to...

Who are you trying to impress?

Sahar Takshi, Opinions Editor

October 20, 2011

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Picture this: being the only person in the group knowing French at the restaurant, you smugly comment to the waiter “Je sui un gros melon d’eau”; he smirks at you politely and replies, “No sir, you are not a large watermelon.”  A...

NBA lockout continues

Anthony Prierto, Assistant Sports Editor

October 20, 2011

Filed under Opinions, Sports

2011 has really been the year of the lockouts in sports.  First the NFL and now the NBA is in the midst of a standoff in the negotiation rooms. With no collective barganing agreement in sight, the players, owners and fans...

Do relationships even matter in high school?

Gloria Rodriguez, Graphics Team

October 19, 2011

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Love is a four letter word that coincides with relationships and is often used religiously.   To some it’s a way of showing affection and showing that they care. To others it’s like an obligation or the second step in a relationship....

Phones become the new Napoleon

Staff Editorial

October 19, 2011

Filed under Opinions

Students these days are on their phones constantly, completely ignoring the world around them. They are small and have completely taken over daily life. One can see them on television, on the internet, on billboards, on posters,...

Cheaters never win

Staff Editorial

October 6, 2011

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Cheating is something that every school, teacher and student has experienced before, whether they were the cheater themselves or they were the smart one the cheater was cheating off of. It’s sad to say, but just about every...

CON: Technology harms education

October 6, 2011

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It’s no surprise that students are not as astute, or creative, as they were 25 years ago. But who’s to blame? Is it the teachers, the parents, the students, none of them, all of them? Well, some would mention the aggressive...

PRO: Technology becomes essential to education

October 6, 2011

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In this modern era, technology is no longer just a fad but a foundation for education.  More and more schools are starting to replace text books with ibooks, the long-standing chalkboards are being replaced by SMART boards,...

He’s just not that into you

Amber Razzano, Features Editor

October 6, 2011

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Being attracted to somebody in high school is undeniably common. Girls have distinct qualities that they look for in a guy. Gentlemen, listen up because teenage girls have a lot to tell you.  There are always the key things...

Sports deserve equal recognition

Jessica Lawless, public relations manager

October 3, 2011

Filed under Opinions, Sports

Students have been talking about the football team getting more recognition and more special privileges then other sports.  Our schools football team is well known. But what about other sports like golf and tennis? Who goes...

The art of complaining eludes Americans

Laura Hogan, Opinions Editor

March 4, 2011

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Complaining pervades our society. From the Jersey Shore to the Iowa plains, there are individuals who find it necessary to whine about overrated issues such as politics, revolutions, and even education, all in a useless effort...

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