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Antisocial Culture

Antisocial Culture

Angela coppola, Reporter
May 9, 2017
Filed under Blogs, Feature Page, News, Recent Stories, Reviews/Opinions, Student Musings

There are about seven billion people living on the Earth. Now, take a moment and think about all the people you know or even the people you see around. Have you ever stopped to make conversation with them or compliment them randomly? I do, and I do it because I value meeting new people and having genuine c...

13 Reasons Why You Should Read This

13 Reasons Why You Should Read This

Angela Coppola, Reporter
May 2, 2017
Filed under Blogs, New Trends, On Your Mind, Recent Stories, Reviews/Opinions, Student Life

13 Reasons Why was written by Jay Asher in 2007. This book was about a girl, bullied throughout her freshman and sophomore years of high school, whose rape and weak support system led to suicide. This book, like most, became televised and has grown in popularity over these recent months. This TV show wa...

Safety First

Safety First

Angela Coppola, Reporter
May 1, 2017
Filed under Blogs, Feature Page, On Your Mind, Recent Stories

Summer is just around the corner, and everyone is daydreaming to be poolside or beach side, but we can't forget the dangers of too much sun exposure.  After the long winter and fall season, everyone just wants to feel the warm rays on their skin, but we must take precautions. Most of the time, we get to the pool and bea...

Is Light Skin Erasure A Thing?

Is Light Skin Erasure A Thing?

Monica Williams
April 18, 2017
Filed under Blogs

In the wake of Kendrick Lamar's music video for his new single, "Humble," many black women have taken to twitter to criticize the video. The video starred a young black woman with stretch marks and curly hair. While some thought this was a good idea, some light skin women disagreed. Due to the fact tha...

Why White Feminists And Tomi Lahren Are No Different

Why White Feminists And Tomi Lahren Are No Different

Monica Williams
April 14, 2017
Filed under Blogs, News

Tomi Lahren, a republican reporter known by shady nicknames from twitter’s Tomato Laryngitis or Terry Lungish, was recently fired from her job at a conservative news channel called The Blaze. After Lahren outed herself on The View saying that she was pro choice, the network took offense to that stat...

What Makes a Person Nice

What Makes a Person Nice

Angela Coppola, Reporter
January 20, 2017
Filed under Blogs, News, Recent Stories, Reviews/Opinions, Top Stories

Have you ever stopped and thought about what makes a person nice? In conversations with family or friends, you probably used that adjective before when describing someone. Now, is the person nice because they say please and thank or held the door open for you, or does being nice run deeper than that...

Starboy Review

Starboy Review

Taylor Thornton, Reporter
January 19, 2017
Filed under Blogs, News, Recent Stories, Reviews/Opinions, Top Stories

Abel (The Weeknd) has come out with a new album, “Starboy”. The album was brought to light shortly after his break up with Bella Hadid, a Victoria’s Secret model. Bella and Abel had been dating for more than a year, and their breakup was a complete to shock to many. Critics wondered if their sudde...

Do Sentient Cars Dream Of Diesel Sheep?

Do Sentient Cars Dream Of Diesel Sheep?

Josh Geden, Reporter
January 18, 2017
Filed under Blogs, News, Recent Stories, Reviews/Opinions, Top Stories

What does it mean to be alive? Questions such as this are one the many visions conjured by the Pixar movie series, Cars. Released in 2006, the first in the metaphysical saga introduced us to sentient vehicles. The movie, while groundbreaking, also introduced numerous philosophical questions. For exam...

Got Milk?

Got Milk?

Robin Conner, Reporter
January 17, 2017
Filed under Blogs, News, Recent Stories, Reviews/Opinions, Top Stories

“Drink your milk so you can have strong bones!” This is one of the many things everyone has been told since childhood. Although there are plenty of healthy humans not drinking milk, America has been brainwashed into thinking that milk is the best thing to drink to be healthy. This claim is false...

Senior Project Dread

Senior Project Dread

Maya Roberts, Reporter
January 13, 2017
Filed under Blogs, News, Recent Stories, Reviews/Opinions, Top Stories

As a Senior at Brashier, we have to take senior project, which sounds like a death sentence. The universal dread that is associated with this class pretty much turns off everyone from the get go. By this, I mean that most people seem to have a preconceived notion that senior project is going to be t...

4 Reasons to Watch Skam

Monica Williams, Reporter
January 11, 2017
Filed under Blogs, News, Recent Stories

Skam, a hit young adult drama that has been compared to the iconic Skins and Degrassi, has completely taken over the web. The Norwegian show focuses on different groups of teenagers that attend high school and are going through real life problems that everyday young adults face. The show tackles many com...

Ghost World: Drifting Through A Post-Graduate Existence

Ghost World: Drifting Through A Post-Graduate Existence

Graeme Hanson, Reporter
January 9, 2017
Filed under Blogs, On Your Mind, Top Stories

Director: Terry Zwigoff Writers: Daniel Clowes and Terry Zwigoff Actors: Thora Birch, Steve Buscemi, and Scarlett Johansson Year: 2001 Length: 1 Hour, 51 Minutes Rating: 4/4 Stars If life were perfectly structured around a certain ideal, every person would go to college, get married, have ...

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