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For the Love of a Scare

Grace Manning ’21 Opinions Editor There is something about scary movies, scary books, scary stories, and scary anything, really, that we love as adults and often despise as children. It is actually the same thing that is to an equal degree hated when we are younger, and loved […]

More on the College Admission Cheating Scandal

Bianca Miccolis ’21 Features Editor     After 50 arrests in the $25 million college cheating scandal, the Department of Education opened a “preliminary investigation.” The Department of Education will be looking into major universities such as USC, Yale, Wake Forest University, Stanford University, Georgetown University, the University of San […]

My 4.77 Uber Rating

Ryen Cinski ’22 Opinions Editor Uber ratings: Such a trivial matter. Yet I am completely and undeniably bothered by the fact that I don’t have a perfect 5-star rating. I ask myself what I possibly could’ve done to deserve my demerits, yet I can never pinpoint the exact […]

“Us” Review

Tyler Christiansen ’21 Opinions Editor Jordan Peele, writer and director of 2017’s best film “Get Out,” returns to the horror genre with “Us,” a bloody and hilarious film that tackles many societal issues at once while also being super entertaining. Let me make something clear: if you come […]

March Madness Predictions

Pat Wareham ‘20 Sports Editor After another action-packed month of March in the college basketball world, four teams remain in the fight for the 2019 NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship. Hey blue-bloods, step aside.  There’s no room in this party for you Kansas, or you Duke, or even you […]