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Diary Of An Oxygen Thief review

Hannah Sumpter, Reporter

April 14, 2016

“I liked hurting girls. Mentally not physically, I never hit a girl in my life. Well once. But that was a mistake. I'll tell you about it later. The thing is, I got off on it. I really enjoyed it.” Those are the opening lines to the book Diary Of An Oxygen Thief by Anonymous. I first read this enticing i...

It’s Not ‘Cool’ to Hate Popular Things

Hannah Sumpter and Braxton Buser

April 13, 2016

The word basic can be used in several different ways. For example, in chemistry class. A compound can be basic, or acidic. Or, if you’re a millennial, the word basic is an insult to you. The girl you don’t like that’s always wearing uggs and leggings could be a likely candidate for such an insult. B...

Go Puff Yourself

Braxton Buser, Reporter

April 13, 2016

Who cares about Twitter, Facebook, or Instagram when there’s a website that allows you to transform yourself into a powerpuff girl? Honestly I’ve been waiting for this opportunity since I was a 6 year old on Halloween wearing my Blossom costume. The website (found at https://www.powerpuffyourself....

Ames Chai : Starbucks vs Cafe Diem

Ames Chai : Starbucks vs Cafe Diem

Megan Hofer and Sabrina Lang

April 13, 2016

Chai has been proven to be the best drink out there, but where is the best place to get the best drink? We’ve narrowed our search down to two places: Starbucks and Cafe Diem. Our first stop was Starbucks. Sabrina’s opinion: The latte was a little watered down. It tasted more like hot milk with a little bi...

Why Grey’s Anatomy Ruined my life

Why Grey’s Anatomy Ruined my life

Madi Franco and Sahar Sebghati

April 13, 2016

  There aren’t any McDreamy’s or McSteamy’s in real life. Don’t get your hopes up. You will be disappointed. I’m always on edge because I’m afraid I’ll be in a bombing, a shooting, or a plane crash. How is Grey Sloan Memorial Hospital still running? Whenever someone I k...

Daredevil: Seasoning Two

Daredevil: Seasoning Two

Dane Dorius, Reporter

April 5, 2016

  Daredevil is one of the like three TV shows I actually watch. After binging Season One in three days, then promptly watching it again, I was incredibly excited for Season Two. Did it live up to my expectations? Maybe. The fight scenes are still excellent, having a blood-soaked and desperate ...

Hulu is underrated

Hulu is underrated

Achala Thippeswamy, Reporter

April 5, 2016

Many would immediately think of Netflix when thinking of a website to stream movies and TV shows. However, Hulu is a website that is very underrated. Tifany Chu proposed an idea to me a year ago, if I gave her access to my Netflix she would allow me to use her Hulu. At first I thought this is a ...

House of Stress

House of Stress

Shelby Reeves, Lifestyle Editor

April 4, 2016

Spoilers!! House of Cards recently dropped its fourth season on Netflix in early March, dead set on scalping myself and other fans. Where many White House dramas fail to surprise, (distraught daughter of Senator in rehab, press secretary is stressed out, the President is a moron) House of Cards t...

Vegemite is cool

Vegemite is cool

Lucas Bleyle, Diversions/Opinions Editor

April 1, 2016

Seamus O’Connor-Walker starts his morning off with singing birds, blue skies and a thin spread of gelatinous black Vegemite on toast. This scrumptious snack has been a long time favorite of Seamus’s, but what exactly is it? This food paste is made from the leftover yeast extract from beer breweri...

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

Sam Stuve, Reporter

April 1, 2016

Batman v Superman By: Sam Stuve Two of DC’s greatest superheroes go at in a blockbuster movie Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. With such a big movie being made, of course they had to bring in an all star line up of actors. That is what they did. Superman is played by Henry Cavill, Bat...

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