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Recognizing Winter Season Sports

Gold medalist figure skater Alina Zagitova (Russia) at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang. (Image from Robert Schmidt, Washington Post)
November 13, 2020

  As the fall season brings cool winds and less humidity, many tend to flock to sports like football, overlooking the snow-based sports that are significantly more dangerous. Coming down...

Age is Not an Argument

Age is Not an Argument
April 7, 2020

­ ­ ‌‍  It is notable that age groups tend to share similar political and world views. As well, different generations tend to have trouble agreeing on many issues relevant in the world. Unfortunately,...

Chivalry: Is It Still Alive?

Chivalry: Is It Still Alive?
February 28, 2020

Chivalry is defined as a quality held by knights and gentlemen offering courage, honor and protection to women. Chivalry can be very important in many ways including which way a girl should walk on a side...

Is Christmas Music Overrated?

Is Christmas Music Overrated?
December 13, 2019

It's that time of year where we give gifts to loved ones and spend quality time together, but Christmas also brings us one more thing. That thing is Christmas music. The constant playing of Christmas music...

Top Thanksgiving Food in Texas

Top Thanksgiving Food in Texas
November 22, 2019

It's time to put up the Halloween candy and bring out the turkey. Thanksgiving is just around the corner and soon everyone will be gathering around the table to enjoy some delicious food. The real question...

Ok, Boomer

Ok, Boomer
November 21, 2019

Children have been screamed at by substitute teachers, raging twitter wars have been sparked, generations are feuding— all because of one phrase. Ok, Boomer. First, what does the phrase even mean?...

Grateful

Grateful
November 19, 2019

As we get deeper into November and Thanksgiving nears, high school students are pervaded with thoughts of mouth-watering turkey, decadent pies and most importantly, a break from school. However, this holiday...

ATTENTION!!! Own Up To Your Actions For Everyone’s Sake!

ATTENTION!!! Own Up To Your Actions For Everyone's Sake!
April 18, 2019

Everything happens for a reason and usually it's out of someones action's. Lately there's been incidents in the world that has happened that people aren't taking up for. Incidents such as the Bill Cosby...

America… calm down, please.

America... calm down, please.
April 18, 2019

With technology constantly advancing, voicing opinions has become much simpler for the youth of society in recent years. From speaking on social rights to thoughts on new fashion trends, it seems that...

Steve Harvey & Mo’Nique: A Discussion of Actions

Steve Harvey & Mo'Nique: A Discussion of Actions
March 8, 2019

Comedian, television host, producer, radio personality, actor, and author, Steve Harvey, had recently sat down with his good friend, comedian and actress, Mo'Nique, on his daily talk show to and the topic...

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