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Not So Subtle

Not So Subtle

February 11, 2019

“Facebook is only for old people” is a sentiment that has been very commonly expressed amongst the youth over the last half decade. With the rise of m...

The Top 5 Super Bowl Commercials of 2019

The Top 5 Super Bowl Commercials of 2019

February 4, 2019

For the longest time, Super Bowl commercials have been iconic. Many non-football fans watch the game just for the ads, but to gain a spot on the biggest...

The Benefits of Having a Job in High School

The Benefits of Having a Job in High School

February 4, 2019

High school students are said to be under more stress now than ever. A lot of kids use that as an excuse to rely on their parents' money and not work for...

Why Schools Should Start Later.

Why Schools Should Start Later.

January 16, 2019

For the average teenager in New York, school begins at 8:00. The state with the earliest average high school start time is Louisiana, where the morning...

The Simplistic Realistic Optimistic Approach

The Simplistic Realistic Optimistic Approach

Jay Ahir, Staff Writer

January 14, 2019

We live in the best of all possible worlds. However, even in the best of all possible worlds, there will always be failure, disappointment, and fear. The T...

Should Pat – Med Have a Mascot?

Should Pat – Med Have a Mascot?

Sarah Bacon, Editor in Chief

January 9, 2019

I would bet a lot of money that at least 90% of kids who grew up on Long Island have taken pictures with QuackerJack, the LI Ducks' mascot. After running...

The Backlash Facing YouTube Rewind 2018

January 8, 2019

In a world more and more guided by internet culture and YouTube stars, YouTube had a lot of iconic moments this year. The tradition is for the platform...

The Dreadful Match

The Dreadful Match

January 2, 2019

Wrestling is a combat sport designed to create a physical competition between two partners who attempt to gain and maintain a superior position. In general, w...

The Diminishing Role of Letter Writing in a Digital World

The Diminishing Role of Letter Writing in a Digital World

December 19, 2018

It’s 2018. Today, we can communicate with anyone from around the world with a press of the "send" button.  Just 37 years after the development of the pe...

How To Do Your Homework Efficiently

How To Do Your Homework Efficiently

December 5, 2018

Procrastination. It’s the one thing people cannot stop doing. If you’re like me, you wait until late night to begin your homework because you think...

Black Friday

Black Friday

November 19, 2018

It’s that time of the year again, Thanksgiving is upon us, a day dedicated to everything and anything we’ve ever been grateful for. That is until, of...

Tennis Turmoil

Tennis Turmoil

November 16, 2018

American professional tennis player and winner of 23 US Open titles, Serena Williams is a world renowned athlete who has obtained a muscular body type t...

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