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Artists You Aren’t Listening To But Should Be

Change up your music style and throw it back to the CD days! Pop one of these into your car and jam out!
If you’re in need of new music, worry no more! I have chosen a few artists that are well worth a listen!
November 20, 2020

Music fills our ears everyday, and for some it’s a major part of our everyday routines. However, many people stick to their same three of four favorite artists and never find new music to listen to....

Netflix Deep Dives: “Hollywood”

David Corenswet, Darren Criss, Laura Harrier, Jeremy Pope, Jake Picking, and Samara Weaving star as a young group of actors/filmmakers in the Netflix original “Hollywood”.
If you are looking for an eye-opening show, watch “Hollywood”!
November 19, 2020

The seven-episode Netflix original series “Hollywood” was released back in May of this year, yet it doesn't have very much publicity. The show takes place in post-World War II Hollywood and highlights...

Tomorrow, Today!

Tomorrow, Today!
CRISPR Technology
November 19, 2020

This time on Tomorrow, Today we are gonna talk about mutants, metal claws sold separately, and the troubling economic future of test-tube babies.   Today, we are going to be talking about CRISPR...

Netflix Deep Dives: “Candy Jar”

Jacob Latimore and Sami Gayle star in the Netflix original, “Candy Jar”.
A must-watch for seniors applying to their dream schools this year!
October 30, 2020

The stress of applying to colleges is enough to make any student want to give up, not to mention the months of waiting to hear if you were accepted or rejected to your dream school. Instead of wallowing...

Artists You Aren’t Listening To But Should Be

Listening to music can help brighten anyone's day. Take a listen to some of these songs and maybe add them to your playlists.
If you’re in need of new music, worry no more! I have chosen a few artists that are well worth a listen!
October 30, 2020

Finding new music can be hard, but luckily I spend most of my time doing just that. There are a lot of different artists out there making it hard to listen to all of them and pick a favorite. So I’ve...

Fashion Essentials You Might Want To Know: TikTok Trends

Air Force 1's being sported as one of this years trends.
Unsure of what fashion trends to follow? Here are the most popular ones this year from TikTok.
October 23, 2020

Since the coronavirus hit the US this past winter/spring, people all across the country have been looking for an outlet to distract themselves from today’s world. That distraction became TikTok, a social...

Unpopular Opinions: Living in a Small Town

Unpopular Opinions: Living in a Small Town
October 19, 2020

A common unpopular opinion is that small towns are not a fun place to live, but in my opinion, that could not be more untrue. I grew up in Brunswick county which has a population of around 130,000, almost...

Netflix Deep Dives: “Spinning Out“

Kaya Scodelario and Evan Roderick star in the 2020 Netflix series, “Spinning Out”.
This 10 episode series highlights the struggles of mental illness and portrays family in a new and interesting way.
October 7, 2020

Calling all Olympic ice skating fans: get your fill of Lutzes, Salchows, and Axels as well as teen drama with this Netflix Original series. “Spinning Out” is centered around Kat Baker’s life as...

Artists You Aren’t Listening To But Should Be

Shawn Mendes released a new hit song this past week!
If you’re in need of new music, worry no more! I have chosen a few artists that are well worth a listen!
October 7, 2020

Finding new music is probably one of my favorite things to do. I'm always wanting to create new playlists and find new artists I’ve never heard of before. So if you're looking for some new tunes to jam...

Virtual Reality: The War of Platforms

A Gaming PC setup.
An opinion based column about gaming.
October 2, 2020

PlayStation, Xbox, Nintendo, PC--what side are you on? Do you play on multiple platforms, or do you stay loyal to one? Whichever platform you play depends on what games you want to play and what features...

Netflix Deep Dives: “The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society”

Lily James and Michiel Huisman star in the heartwarming 2018 film, “The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society”.
If you are tired of scrolling aimlessly through Netflix and a sucker for a feel good movie, this is a must-watch!
September 22, 2020

“The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society” was released to Netflix on August 10, 2018, and is based on the 2008 novel, written by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows. The film takes place in...

Artists You Aren’t Listening To But Should Be

Record players are a great way to listen to music and add some vintage feel.
If you're in need of new music, worry no more! I have chosen a few artists that are well worth a listen!
September 17, 2020

There are tons of artists in the world all trying to do the same thing, create music everyone loves. Yes, we know about the big stars like Ariana Grande, Justin Bieber, and Taylor Swift. However, we rarely...

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