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The Real YouTube

Eva Lucchino '15, Editor-in-Chief

April 9, 2015

The media today, whether it be Twitter or KDKA, is a continually changing landscape, and as more nontraditional forms of media become more accepted people look to YouTube as opposed to their televisions to learn about what is happening in the world.  YouTube, which was invented in 2005 and purchased...

The 2015 Award Season

Maggie Leone '17 and Kelsey Locante '17, Sports Editor and Staff Writer

April 9, 2015

The 2015 awards season has died down quite a bit, but we are still reeling from all the great events this year.  From Sam Smith sweeping the Grammys to the Oscar upsets to the best dressed celebrities, 2015 has not been disappointing in the slightest.  The Grammys: Sam Smith won four Grammy awards this year, ...

Big Hero Six Blasts Off!

Caroline Albacete '17, Arts and Entertainment Editor

April 9, 2015

Disney’s Big Hero Six opened in theatres November 6, 2014. It’s based on Marvel Comic’s series, also entitled Big Hero Six. The story follows Hiro Hamada, a robotics prodigy with an incurable lazy streak who enjoys competing in illegal robot fights for quick cash, which often lands him in troubl...

Taking a Look Into: Into the Woods

Taking a Look Into: Into the Woods

Kathryn Daigle ’17 and Jordan Schmitt ’18, News Editor and Staff Writer

February 4, 2015

Do you remember those childhood stories, like Jack and the Beanstalk, Cinderella, Rapunzel, or Little Red Riding Hood?  Well imagine them all combined into this fantasy of a movie: Into the Woods.  Into the Woods is five stories in one; the individual stories intertwine and form an amusing tale. The fo...

Rosanna Pansino: An Unconventional Cooking Show

Grace Doerfler '18, Staff Writer

February 4, 2015

“Let’s get started!”  With a few emphatic twirls of the finger, Rosanna Pansino energetically jumps into every video on her baking channel, ready with a new recipe to amaze her audience. She has become famous on YouTube for her unorthodox baked goods, cheery demeanor, and frequent sound effects....

The Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies Review

Kelsey Locante '17, Staff Writer

February 4, 2015

The Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies was another magnificent work from director Peter Jackson. I have to say, I have seen a ton of Peter's films, including the entire Lord of the Rings Trilogy, King Kong, The Adventures of Tin Tin, (and now), the entire Hobbit Trilogy; and I have never been disappointed...

The Explosion of the Marvel Franchise

Maggie Leone '17, Sports Editor

February 4, 2015

Marvel Comics started out in 1939, known as Timely Comics.  The characters in these comics were largely superheroes, most of whom became quite popular in the United States. A character created in the World War II era, named Captain America was a huge hit with Timely Comics.  He was a real-life hero...

Taylor Swift’s 1989 “Pops” to the Top of the Charts

Taylor Swift’s 1989 “Pops” to the Top of the Charts

Annie Roebuck '15, News Editor

February 4, 2015

It would be quite the understatement to say that Taylor Swift had a big year in 2014.  Swift returned to the music scene with the release of her newest album 1989 in October. The album, her fifth one, sold 1.29 million copies within the first week.  At only 25 years old, Swift has continually wowed ...

Super Smash Bros. Review

Maria Dascola ‘17, Staff Writer

February 4, 2015

Can you think of a game where all your favorite Nintendo characters come together to battle it out right before your very eyes? Well, let me introduce you to Super Smash Bros! This high packed fighting style game was ranked both #1 on best Wii U game of 2014 and #3 on best 3DS game of 2014. This highly...

Unbroken Review

Lily Kondrich '18, Staff Writer

February 4, 2015

Unbroken is the heroic story of Louie Zamperini, based on the book Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption by Laura Hillenbrand.  The movie is directed by Angelina Jolie and stars Jack O’Connell as the main character, Louie. Having read the book, I was impressed by ...

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