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Fantasy Job

Fantasy Job

Tristan Whitley, Entertainment Editor
February 5, 2014
Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

Have you ever wanted to be an astronaut or a princess? Why dont you want to be that anymore? Did something influence you do something different? Getting older means your views change on things. Maybe you like watching different shows, or maybe have different interest. Chances are that society has had an e...

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks: How one woman got to live forever.

Grace Li, News Editor
February 3, 2014
Filed under Feature, Reviews, Showcase

I first picked up this book as part of an AP Biology research project, at my teacher’s recommendation. What I got from it, was so much more. Rebecca Skloot’s book, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, details the story of one important woman that history and science, up until now, forgot to attri...

White Elephant Gift Exchange

White Elephant Gift Exchange

December 13, 2013
Filed under Entertainment, Feature

Every year around Christmas time, people are always going through the same motions of holiday music, cookies and gift exchanges. But there are ways to spice up this pattern and step out of the same routine. For example, the White Elephant Gift exchange! This unique and fun game will bring friendly com...

How Students @ DHS Celebrate the Holidays

Erin Bradley, Student Life Editor
December 13, 2013
Filed under Community, Entertainment, Feature

The time greatest holiday of the year, the most wonderful time of the year; the day all little boys and girls look forward to every winter season. The one day a year everyone likes to wake up early and see what awaits for them from Ol’ Saint Nick. That’s right, the Christmas holidays are here yet...

Frozen: The next big Disney movie

Frozen: The next big Disney movie

Grace Li, News Editor
December 4, 2013
Filed under Entertainment, Feature

Disney’s newest princess movie Frozen came out on November 27, and revolves around sisters Anna (Kristen Bell) and Elsa (Idina Menzel) of Arendelle. Frozen has all the elements of a good, ol’ Disney movie, but is still refreshing. Normally, it would be easy to figure out the plot from the get-go, ...

TRICK OR TREAT, IT’S ALMOST HALLOWEEN!

TRICK OR TREAT, IT’S ALMOST HALLOWEEN!

Naveed Shaikh, Opinion Editor
October 15, 2013
Filed under Entertainment, World

“Trick or Treat! Smell my feet! Give me something good to eat!” Halloween is near and people are getting ready for the best time of the year. Free candy, Jack O’lanterns, Scary and funny costumes, and even parties. Halloween is the only time you get your teeth to sink into delicious candy of all...

Looking Back and Looking Forward

Looking Back and Looking Forward

June 12, 2013
Filed under Community, Showcase, Video

Watch an interview featuring several Seniors from the class of 2013.

The Real Man of Steel

The Real Man of Steel

Jasmine Virk, Editor-in-Chief
May 22, 2013
Filed under Entertainment

   I've always been a huge fan of the Iron Man series. Ever since the first movie's premiere in 2008, I've loved Tony Stark's sardonic wit, Pepper Potts' unflappable demeanor, and who could forget about those awesome suits of armor?    So when Iron Man 2 came out in 2010, I was disappointed that...

The Great Gatsby Full Review: SPOILER ALERT

The Great Gatsby Full Review: SPOILER ALERT

Lauren Flint, Managing Editor
May 21, 2013
Filed under Entertainment

  Millions have waited for the modern interpretation movie of the novel The Great Gatsby. Any movie made after a book is sure to be compared and harshly judged, especially with a book such as this one.   The movie started out astray from the book and Nick Carraway was telling the story from his point of vi...

Ink to Pixels: Game of Thrones

Liam Bird, Photo Editor
May 15, 2013
Filed under Entertainment

   For those of you who have been living in the dark and shuttered away in your cave of productivity, Game of Thrones is pretty much the essence of awesome. Dragons, adventure, and gore are just three of the many things that make Game of Thrones the fantastic series it is, and a great fantasy dram...