Living at home encourages laziness

Marissa Soto & Claire Moylan, News Editor & Features Editor

December 12, 2018

Filed under Opinion

It’s not uncommon for young adults to live with their parents after college. With unnecessary student loans to pay and job applications to fill out, living in your parents’ house creates a comfortable and stable living situation.The...

The Grinch had a point

Shayna Tilles, Centerspread Editor

December 12, 2018

Filed under Opinion

One of the most celebrated tales of the Christmas season is the grumpy-but likeable-Grinch. He starts out hating the holiday and dedicates his time to trying to ruin it, until his heart grows three sizes and he realizes the true ...

Is note taking necessary

Chris Keuchguerian, Staff Writer

December 12, 2018

Filed under Opinion

A good chunk of high school teachers make their students take notes, but how beneficial are they? It is not because they’re lazy, it is not because they don’t feel like it-- it is because the student already knows the mater...

Is this really the most joyful time of the year?

Ben Halsam, Staff Writer

December 12, 2018

Filed under Opinion

People always say that the holidays are the most joyous time of the year. But is it possible that this time of year can be an unpleasant few months? For parents, this time of year means constant shopping for gifts and food ...

Disney Princess are Great Role Models

Leah Badie, Staff Writer

December 12, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Disney princesses are great role models. Every single disney princess has such a powerful role and story. Rapunzel, she didn’t give up on anything when facing her struggles, she worked to achieve what she wanted, even when othe...

Shrek Has Hidden Life Lessons

Nicole Felici, Copy Editor

December 12, 2018

Filed under Opinion

The movie Shrek is no stranger to our childhood memories. Almost none of us tilt our heads in confusion when we hear “Ogres are like onions” and “What are you doing in my swamp?!” Clearly some of the most remembered ...

Do people have their opinions?

Anonymous Writer

December 12, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Human society in the last decade is more connected than ever before. Cell phones, computers, and social media allows communication with the other side of the globe in one click, and digital news has allowed for fast and widesp...

Missing the seniors again

Janny Oh, Opinion Editor

October 30, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Befriending people who are a year older than you is a horrible mistake. There’s always that thought at the back of your mind. You know that they’ll be gone a whole year before you. Even if they’ll stay in the area, Hart...

Why Kobe is the G.O.A.T.

Christ Keuchguerian, Staff Writer

October 30, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Kobe Bryant, a legendary and well respected player by many was drafted into the NBA straight out of Lower Merion High School in  Ardmore, Pennsylvania . Although Bryant  wasn't the best coming into the NBA, he sure was one of the m...

Volleyball goes undefeated in Foothill League

Maddie Westbrook, Halloween makes us wonder if ghosts are real

October 30, 2018

Filed under News, Opinion, Sports

Girls volleyball just finished off their 2018 season with an undefeated title. The varsity girls’ volleyball team went 10-0 in league. They have not lost one game in league and beat every team two times-- once at home and on...

We’re killing our planet

Kathryn Supple, Arts & Reviews Editor

October 30, 2018

Filed under Opinion

We’re killing our planet. There’s twelve years left before climate change is irreversible. There’s not much time left before the unthinkable becomes a reality. Although climate change can be reversed, most people haven...

The simple joys of Fall and Halloween

Janny Oh, Opinion Editor

October 30, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Halloween. Without it, the actual occasion wouldn’t be as exciting! Spooky decorations start going up as early as September, the California heat starts to die down during early October, sweaters are dug out from the last winter,...

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