FIFA 17 is an improvement on past releases, but it’s still not perfect

Matt Di Michele, Staff Writer

October 31, 2016


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EA Sports' "FIFA" video game franchise, to many soccer and gaming fans alike, is a fun idea that is executed poorly. While everyone loves virtually taking part in the "beautiful game", many FIFA players spend $60 (or perhaps more) on the annually released every September and dutifully play a frustrating...

Too Little, Too Late for The GOP

Katie Clark, Staff Writer

October 24, 2016


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On Friday, October 7, a 2005 Access Hollywood tape released by The Washington Post showed Donald Trump making multiple lewd comments about women. In the video, Trump brags to Billy Bush, former "Today Show" anchor, about groping, kissing, and making sexual advances on a married woman, but was able to get away w...

The Life of a Junior

The Life of a Junior

Sarah Ierino, Staff Writer

October 22, 2016


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High school is a difficult time of any teenager’s life, but junior year is something else. Junior year is the infamous year that the seniors warn you about. The year that you go into knowing you’re going to struggle at something no matter what it is. The year that is the most complicated, busy, and...

“Sweet” 16?

“Sweet” 16?

Sarah Ierino, Staff Writer

October 22, 2016


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Growing up is something all of us have wanted to do since we were little kids, and now that we are in that period of our lives, our opportunities are endless. When you finally blow out the sixteen candles on your birthday cake, everything changes for you. You get to run off to the DMV and get that...

Why Airpods Are a Waste of Money, Time, and Tech

Why Airpods Are a Waste of Money, Time, and Tech

Luke Ryan, Staff Writer

October 22, 2016


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With the new iPhone 7 coming out, there is a lot of controversy over the omission of the headphone jack. But has anyone stopped to really think about Apple's replacement, the Airpods? In short, the Airpods look like you took a normal pair of Apple earbuds and cut the cord off of them and connected...

Mets’ Tim Tebow Gamble Bound to Fail

Luke Henne, Staff Writer

October 17, 2016


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Try what you want, New York Mets. It’s not going to happen. Tim Tebow will never make it to the spotlight of Citi Field. ESPN writer Adam Rubin notes that Tebow signed a minor-league contract with New York’s National League ball club, and the quarterback-turned-baseball player will report to ...

Behind the Scenes of Senior Year

Behind the Scenes of Senior Year

Krist Muñoz-Malavé, Staff Writer

September 20, 2016


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Hello, Juniors (or lost Freshman/Sophomores that have stumbled onto this in prepubescent confusion), let me give you a peek into what you have to look forward to during your Senior Year. On your first day of Senior Year you'll feel the nerves and excitement of every year as you prepare for what's...

Edward Snowden should be pardoned

Edward Snowden should be pardoned

Tommy Conroy, Staff Writer

September 16, 2016


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It is of no doubt that Edward Snowden, former National Security Agency contractor, profoundly impacted the domestic and international community in disclosing private NSA documents to the press in 2013, revealing a mass surveillance program on the civilian populace of the United States. Despite doing...

It’s your duty as an American to care about politics

It’s your duty as an American to care about politics

Krist Muñoz-Malavé, Staff Writer

June 3, 2016


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I know that because it's the end of the school year no one wants to hear about politics, but here's why you should care and why you should (or shouldn't) vote. The majority of us juniors (and soon to be seniors) are or will be eligible to vote this coming November. Now, some of you might think that...

Look alive America, Trump is actually winning

Look alive America, Trump is actually winning

June 2, 2016


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I remember when I first heard that Donald Trump was running for president. I, along with many others I'm sure, thought it was a huge joke and laughed it off. Now as November 8th draws closer and closer however, Trump is doing scarily well in his campaign to decide the fate of our nation. That is a...

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