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Long NASA to the Moon

Long NASA to the Moon

Alexander Yagoda, Opinion Editor

November 24, 2018


Filed under Domestic Affairs, Opinion

United States President Donald Trump has made it no secret that his administration has a great admiration for advanced levels of space technology, as best seen in the announcement of the "Space Force," the new upcoming branch of the U.S. Military aimed at patrolling and controlling- you guessed it- space,...

Seats of Gables

Seats of Gables

Daniela Parra Del Riego and Alexander Yagoda

November 19, 2018


Filed under Miscellaneous, Reviews

High school: a time of self-discovery, fun times, and a lot of sitting. In the midst of it all, we do not spend much time thinking about the places we spend most of our time in: chairs. Without us realizing it, these chairs have heavily influenced our opinion of every location on our campus. From the...

Pumpkin Spice Makes Everything Nice

Pumpkin Spice Makes Everything Nice

Natalia Rodriguez, Reviews Editor

November 12, 2018


Filed under Humorous Commentary, Opinion, Top Stories

America has long been known for its rich cultural history built upon years and years of tradition and values. While several traditions are considered to be unique to the American people, the true heart and soul of America's cultural heritage occurs in the fall: the Thanksgiving holiday, but more importantly,...

How to Walk Right

How to Walk Right

Alexander Yagoda, Opinion Editor

October 30, 2018


Filed under Humorous Commentary, Opinion

Getting around school can be tough. So tough, in fact, that people walk all over the place, trying to take the shortest route to their destination. Instead of this silly willy-nilly approach to traversing the school, how about something better? Take these words with a grain of salt if you wish, but the...

Journalists Jump for Journalism Day

Journalists Jump for Journalism Day

Alexander Yagoda, Opinion Editor

October 30, 2018


Filed under Campus, News

Every year, student journalists from around the district gather at Florida International University for a day-long conference centered around the journalism industry. Informational sessions were held on a variety of journalistic topics, ranging from how to improve general photography to the lawful rights...

Jack Ryan: Johnny K Goes Back to the Office

Jack Ryan: Johnny K Goes Back to the Office

Alexander Yagoda, Opinion Editor

September 24, 2018


Filed under Movie & TV Reviews, Reviews

Release Date: August 31, 2018 Director: Patricia Riggen Starring: John Krasinski (Jack Ryan), Abbie Cornish (Cathy Mueller), Wendell Pierce (James Greer), Ali Suliman (Mousa Bin Suleiman) and Dina Shihabi (Hanin Ali) Our Rating: B With a few exceptions, top-notch television series ha...

Nice, Nike

Nice, Nike

Alexander Yagoda, Opinion Editor

September 20, 2018


Filed under Domestic Affairs, Opinion, Top Stories

The mass kneeling of football players during the national anthem is old news, but with a little bit of privatized interference, the issue is back in the spotlight. For those unaware, prior to a football game in Sept. 2016, Colin Kaepernick, then the quarterback for the San Fransisco 49ers, opted to kneel...

To Play or Not to Play: Sports at the Collegiate Level

To Play or Not to Play: Sports at the Collegiate Level

Daniel Toll, Sports Editor

September 6, 2018


Filed under Domestic Affairs, Opinion, Top Stories

Prior to the 1960s, the sports world was a mere shell of what it has become today. As television networks started investing millions of dollars into the industry, sports have become much more than just a source of entertainment. Today, over 45 million children in the United States alone are involved...

Curing Your Meatless Munchies

Curing Your Meatless Munchies

Natalia Rodriguez and Alexander Yagoda

August 25, 2018


Filed under How To, Lifestyle, Student Life

Lunches are hard, so in this handy-dandy guide, we will assist you in feeding yourself at school, especially when your lifestyle prohibits you from eating meat. This is, of course, referring to vegetarianism, the poor choice made by people to not eat any meat or fish. While we may disagree with vegetarianism...

The Last Straw

The Last Straw

Alexander Yagoda, Opinion Editor

August 15, 2018


Filed under Domestic Affairs, Opinion

In the past couple months, the municipal governments of America turned their eyes away from all minor distractions, like crime, maintenance and public safety, to address the one true evil of the modern world: plastic straws. Cities such as Seattle and Santa Barbara have gone as far as to outright ban...

Talks With No-Ko Should’ve Been a No-Go

Talks With No-Ko Should’ve Been a No-Go

Alexander Yagoda, Opinion Editor

July 13, 2018


Filed under Domestic Affairs, International Issues, Opinion, Top Stories

North Korea has long been regarded as a major rogue force, acting against the general consensus of the world on topics such as denuclearization and peace with neighboring countries. They also have a long history of being ruled by dictators that have not been looked at favorably. As a result, President...

So-so: Solo

So-so: Solo

Alexander Yagoda, Opinion Editor

June 30, 2018


Filed under Movie & TV Reviews, Reviews

Release Date: May 10, 2018 Director: Ron Howard Starring: Alden Ehenreich (Han Solo), Donald Glover (Lando Calrissian), Emilia Clarke (Qi'ra), Woody Harrelson (Beckett), Joonas Suotamo (Chewbacca) MPAA Rating: PG-13 Our Rating: B "Solo: A Star Wars Story" has caused a rift in the Star Wars fan commun...

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