Midterm Elections vs. Obama

Julia Ceraolo, Copy Editor

November 12, 2010

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President Barack Obama shared his thoughts on the outcome of the 2010 midterm elections last Wednesday, November 3, a little after 1:00 pm at the White House. While displaying good sportsmanship, he expressed dismay at the Democrats...

Is paper becoming obsolete a good thing?

Allyson Jackovics, News Editor

November 12, 2010

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           It is more likely in the near future that pen and paper will become ancient artifacts than will high school students arrive in the parking lots via flying cars. With computers becoming more of a way of life...

The rough life of a teenager

Kaila Schlimm, Staff Writer

November 11, 2010

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It’s not a big shocker when you ask a kid these days if they live in two houses and they reply yes. And no I’m not talking about them being ridiculously rich, it’s about how having divorced parents is a common occurrence...

The young and the confused

Mike Matheson, Guest Writer

October 29, 2010

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So very recently, a good friend of mine sent me a text slightly confused about a few things on her mind, things that she wanted to talk over. So what was the one thing that was troubling her the most? Boy trouble. But rather,...

Job or no job?

Erin Wronka, Entertainment Editor

October 28, 2010

Filed under Opinions, Student Life, Uncategorized

            A common issue when I’m planning what to do with my friends is something people of any age struggle with these days: money. Everything we do requires some kind of cash being spent either for gas to get...

Ironic news

Allyson Jackovics, News Editor

October 18, 2010

Filed under Features, Opinions

           Irony isn't just for literature. Speckled throughout life, irony shows up on street signs, food packaging, and even news stories.             One of the most recent ironic moments was the tragi...

Is a little white lie such a bad thing?

Kaila Schlimm, Staff Writer

October 11, 2010

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Lying to your parents is never a good thing, but sometimes it’s very necessary. Doing it too much is a problem, but a little white lie here and there to keep them from getting gray hairs isn’t that big of a deal. I’m not...

Would you like to sue-per size your order?

Danae Zimmer, Features Editor

October 8, 2010

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               Greasy, salty, and delicious; I love McDonald’s and I am not ashamed to admit it. At 5’4 and 110 lbs, obviously I have not felt the effects of this fast food giant on my body but I certainly wouldn’t...

Bearing the brunt of bypassing breakfast

Cole Krug, Staff Writer

October 1, 2010

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            Breakfast is hailed as the most important meal of the day, but is it really all it’s cracked up to be?            You’ve heard it all before. “Johnny, if you don’t eat your breakfast,...

Social Networking and Schoolwork: Match made in heaven or bad combination

Garrett Lemery, Staff Writer

October 1, 2010

Filed under Opinions, Student Life

                In today’s world, you hear Facebook associated with practically everything. On commercials for businesses you see in bold print to “become a fan of us on Facebook!” Or the ever popular “follow...

Tough love

Jimmy Skaaland, Staff Writer

September 28, 2010

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     Tough Love is an issue that some teenagers are faced with.  It can be hard to understand because it's not a way of discipline that has always occurred in a person’s life, it is usually set off by multiple incidents...

Is ignorance bliss?

Danae Zimmer, Features Editor

September 28, 2010

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     Martin Luther King Jr. said, “Nothing in the world is more dangerous than a sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.”  If this is true, then America is in trouble. With a staggering number of American citizens...

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