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Overdosing on judgment

Overdosing on judgment

Sam McPherson, Staff Writer

June 23, 2018


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With an open mind, the audience welcomes a pessimistic outlook on society’s handling of alcohol and drugs conveyed with a soothing melody and lyrics that has the means of fully immersing their subconscious. On April 20, J. Cole released his new album KOD, which he revealed on twitter that the acronym cou...

You have now been infinitely warned

You have now been infinitely warned

Gracie Angeli, Reviews Editor

June 16, 2018


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The definition of teamwork according to Oxford Dictionary, is the combined action of a group of people, especially when effective and efficient. While not always effective nor efficient, a group of heroes has indeed combined with action to provide heart-wrenching entertainment. Avengers: Infinity W...

AISD doesn’t truck around

AISD doesn’t truck around

Katie Holme, Staff Writer

May 27, 2018


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Students don’t feel as encouraged to eat healthy after district’s new attempt The Austin Independent School (AISD) “Nacho Average Food Truck” has been a new addition to lunch options here at Bowie. The truck visits different schools in the district daily and continues to make its way to Bowie...

Stardew Valley Co-op feature review

Stardew Valley Co-op feature review

Robbie Warhola, Online Writer

May 7, 2018


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Stardew Valley is an indie-game that came out in February of 2016. Since then, the game has sold over 3.5 million copies. Since then, players have been calling for the creator to implement a co-op mode for players to share the fun. Even I after logging so many hours on the game desperately waited for the c...

Audiences are sure to Love, Simon

Shelby Papst, Reviews Editor

May 5, 2018


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Do you ever feel like you are on a Ferris Wheel? Sometimes you are at the top of the world and then before you know it you are at the bottom? In ‘Love, Simon,’ Simon Spier (Nick Robinson) feels like he’s on a Ferris Wheel as he hides the fact he’s gay while trying to live a normal life. The mov...

The greatest show is “The Greatest Showman”

The greatest show is “The Greatest Showman”

Kaitlyn Zellner, Online Managing Editor

April 26, 2018


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"The Greatest Showman" was released on December 8, and immediately had audiences falling in love with the characters and stories. It is personally one of my all time favorite movies, and I highly recommend it. The Greatest Showman is based on the true story about P.T. Barnum (Hugh Jackman) and his...

App of the week: retro highway

Robbie Warhola, Online Writer

April 25, 2018


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This week I have had the pleasure of downloading a little game called Retro Highway. Playing my first game, I realized how nostalgic this game made me feel. Tge game has a certain 8-bit charm to it. The game is fairly fun. The gameplay is simple and fun, don’t crash and go for stunts as well as...

App of the week: guess the emoji

Robbie Warhola, Online Writer

April 11, 2018


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Guess the Emoji is a simple puzzle game utilizing the emojis that everyone has come to know and love. Given two emojis and a certain amount of letters the user has to guess what word that the emojis form. There are 16 total levels with over 60 different puzzles in each level. Most of the puzzles prov...

Snapchat update snaps users’ patience

Gracie Angeli, Staff Writer

April 4, 2018


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In February, Snapchat made a monumental change to their app. Snapchat modified their social media platform by adding changes to make the app more accessible to a mainstream audience. The company completely revamped their app, mixing stories into a single “friends” page. I have deleted the app...

Fortnite Battle Royale takes over gaming community

Michael Sugrue, Online Writer

March 30, 2018


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Fortnite, the most streamed game on twitch right now. The game that broke the internet with rapper drake and twitch streamer Ninja playing the game together. If I were to explain fortnite to someone in a sentence I would probably describe it as a modern day hunger games. Players start in a “battle bu...

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