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Bad Times in Brazil

Bad Times in Brazil

Robin Conner, Reporter
March 13
Filed under News, Recent Stories

While America is busy with our new President, it is easy to forget that the rest of the world is experiencing their own problems. More specifically, Brazil. This country received a lot of spotlight and tourism for the 2016 Rio Olympics, but now the country is in turmoil. North of Rio is the state of Es...

‘Get Out’ Movie Focuses on Black American Struggles

‘Get Out’ Movie Focuses on Black American Struggles

Monica Williams, Reporter
March 10
Filed under News, Top Stories

Racism is very prevalent in society today and although some believe discrimination is dead, Jordan Peele's controversial comedy and horror film "Get Out" shows that it is far from over. The hit movie that has achieved more than 30 million dollars in ticket sales has taken over social media. Many people are discussing how this movie has addressed problems black A...

4 Black History Facts You Probably Didn’t Know

4 Black History Facts You Probably Didn’t Know

Monica Williams, Reporter
March 1
Filed under News

Black history month is a special time for African Americans and progressives. The history of black people in America is more than just slavery. Black Americans have done so much for America when it comes to inventions and culture. However, there are some things people don’t know about African American’s...

Breaking the Finsta’s Enigma

Breaking the Finsta’s Enigma

Angela Coppola, Reporter
February 14
Filed under News, Recent Stories

Some of 2016 trends were Pokemon Go and the 100 layer challenge. Looking back on those trends most people may think, “Wow that was stupid why did we even do that?", but that's probably the best type of trend, something to laugh about later on down the road. Along with a new year comes new trends, an...

Bombs Away, Mr. Trump

Bombs Away, Mr. Trump

Graeme Hanson, Reporter
February 6
Filed under Feature Page, News, Recent Stories, Top Stories

Has there ever been a time in the history of the United States where everyone was happy with the direction the country was going? No; history is rarely new, so that is like asking if everyone today is happy about where the nation is heading. “There has been a general shift throughout history from genera...

Celebrating the “Make America Great Again! Welcome Celebration!”

Celebrating the “Make America Great Again! Welcome Celebration!”

Josh Geden, Reporter
January 30
Filed under Events, Feature Page, News, On Your Mind, Recent Stories, Top Stories

Elton John, John Legend, and Celine Dion; though never actually officially asked, are just some of the artists who refuse to perform for Donald Trump’s inauguration. On January 20, 2017, Donald Trump was sworn into office. The new presidential administration was heralded in with performances from some oth...

Food For Thought

Food For Thought

Angela Coppola, Reporter
January 27
Filed under News, Recent Stories, Student Life

Brashier is fortunate enough to have amazing faculty that cares about students opinions and happiness. For example, Mrs. Schockling does a lot of behind the scenes work for student events such as Arts Intercession and finding food vendors for lunch. “I enjoy the vendors for our school lunch a lot better than tr...

Starboy and Stargirl

Starboy and Stargirl

Taylor Thornton, Reporter
January 26
Filed under Feature Page, feature picture, News, On Your Mind, Recent Stories, Top Stories

Celebrities are always in the eye of the public from pointing out a new tattoo to watching their lives unfold on television. The current generation is infatuated with celebrity couples and fawn over who is dating who. The current couple that has all eyes on them is Selena Gomez, former actress turned singer, ...

Is Soda The New Cigarette?

Is Soda The New Cigarette?

Monica Williams, Reporter
January 23
Filed under Feature Page, News, On Your Mind, Recent Stories, Top Stories

Smoking cigarettes used to be a common habit  for most teens in the 70s era, but after research was done showing how cigarettes can affect your body, more warnings and ads against smoking were produced. Nowadays soda is some people's essential drink, but for others they drink it maybe once or t...

What Makes a Person Nice

What Makes a Person Nice

Angela Coppola, Reporter
January 20
Filed under About Us, 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
Filed under About Us, 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
Filed under About Us, 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...

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