Movies to Get You Through the School Year

Movies to Get You Through the School Year

Danny Rozen

October 16, 2013


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Are you struggling in your classes? Are worksheets and readings just not helping? Do you have trouble memorizing vocabulary or important dates? An option you just might want to consider to help with your academic difficulties is to watch movies. Yes, you read that right: watching movies related to what...

Fame Just For The Fun Of It

Fame Just For The Fun Of It

Humera Nayeb

May 11, 2012


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Rebecca Black. Octomom. The White House Party Crashers. What do these people have in common? They became famous overnight, and then disappeared off of the Hollywood radar. Rebecca Black gained media attention when she released her single “Friday” in 2011. The accompanying music video went viral...

Summertime Tunes: The Hottest Concerts Of Summer 2012

Evelyn Moreno

May 10, 2012


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With summer right around the corner many are planning fun and exciting things to do like going to concerts. This summer there are a number of bands coming to the Dallas area such as Coldplay, One Direction, LMFAO, Rascal Flatts, Big Time Rush and more. There will also be concert festivals like Warped...

Summer Movies

Summer Movies

Paige Solomon

May 9, 2012


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During summer break, it is difficult to find things to keep you entertained if you are not on vacation. Fortunately, the summer movie guide has an eclectic assortment of movie genres. Dominating the movies this summer, though, are the superhero movies. “I am looking forward to The Amazing Spiderm...

Sing It Loud. Sing it Proud.

Zaynah Zafar

March 9, 2012


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Talent is blind. It does not matter what a person looks like as long as they have the ability to show the world that they are the best at what they do. A gift should not be overlooked just because the wrapping paper is unappealing or different. More than ever, people are starting to tear away from society’s...

Nicholas Sparks: Books to Movies

Zaynah Zafar

January 18, 2012


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Written By: Zaynah Zafar Since 1996, Nicholas Sparks’ words have reached the hearts of millions of starry-eyed teens and romantics, producing a stream of international best-selling novels about love, loss and finding one’s place in life. The American novelist has written 16 works, six of which hav...

Say Hello to Bollywood

Say Hello to Bollywood

November 2, 2011


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Written by Zaynah Zafar Since the beginning of the film industry, popular culture has played a prominent role in all parts of the film world, providing entertainment and delight for people of all ages. As the business took off, there came the arrival of the revolutionary Hollywood and Bollywood film in...

Goo-Goo Over Gaga

September 26, 2011


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Written by Lauren Roytberg American pop singer Lady Gaga attended the MTV Video Music Awards on Aug. 28 dressed in the attire of a man, or as she explained her alter ego Jo Calderone. Has Gaga gone mad, or is she a genius? In my opinion, Gaga has not only brought astonishing works of art to the mus...

Adele: Rolling In The Fame

Adele: Rolling In The Fame

September 26, 2011


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Written by Jade Ford Adele, a British singer-songwriter from Tottenham, North London, England has grown in fame tremendously over the past five years in the United States. Many of her listeners favor her because of her unique style as an artist. Though she is placed in the category of soulful art...

Fall Fashion

September 26, 2011


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Written by Lauren Roytberg Fall is here and students proceed to fill up their wardrobes with the latest fashion trends. Twenty one years ago the fashion industry was blowing up with punk, rock and retro fashions. It has once again become the time of the eighties. This year’s fall fashion has real...

Fall TV Shows

September 26, 2011


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Written by Evelyn Moreno There are so many television shows returning for another season, it is hard keeping track of all of them. Glee, The Vampire Diaries, One Tree Hill and Grey’s Anatomy are all returning this month. Two new series are also coming out called New Girl and Charlie’s Angels. ...

Movin’ To The Groovin’

Movin’ To The Groovin’

Jaime Cheng, Online Editor-In-Chief

May 31, 2009


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Stand Too Close by Motion City Soundtrack from "My Dinosaur Life" (2010) Horchata by Vampire Weekend from "Contra" (2010) Mary, Mary by Run-D.M.C. (1998) Lisztomania by Phoenix from "Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix" (2009) After All by Ben Rector from "Songs That Duke Wrote" (2008)...

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