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Sexism is everywhere

Sexism is everywhere

Sam Roberts, Photo Editor

November 22, 2013

Several ads roll before our eyes as my siblings and I sit in Movies 12 to get our latest fix of superhero action. When you go to a movie like Thor: The Dark World on opening weekend you usually have to get there fairly early, and when you get to a movie early you usually have to watch commercials before the t...

Black Friday: a trend that needs to end

Black Friday: a trend that needs to end

Sam Roberts, Photo Editor

November 4, 2013

Each year, hundreds of millions of families will sit down for a meal nearly three times the size of their average dinner and reminisce together over all the things they’re thankful for. Then after a deep nap, as father and son are celebrating American football, mother and sister will depart in the wee h...

S.H.I.E.L.D. is a show worth making

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Sam Roberts, Photo Editor

October 14, 2013

“Just call us S.H.I.E.L.D.” These were the words quipped by Agent Phil Coulson at the end of the very first Iron Man film. Back in 2008, however, the common moviegoer was just getting their feet wet in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and was too busy fanboying over Tony Stark to even give a thought...

Sam Roberts joins the WEB

Sam Roberts joins the WEB

Sam Roberts, Photo Editor

September 24, 2013

In 1950, Edward R. Murrow recruited Walter Cronkite to work for CBS News. In 1969, David Frost was contracted to report for the Group W network. In 1979, Katie Couric was transferred to be an editor for CNN. And in August of 2013, Sam Roberts was recruited to Ames High’s The WEB. Originally known fo...