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Labor Day Review

Labor Day Review

Diana Mascio, Staff Writer

February 27, 2014


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The film Labor Day, adapted from the novel by Joyce Maynard and directed by Jason Reitman, is a tragic romance that is centered around a single divorcee mother, her pre-teen son, and an escaped convict. As the movie progresses, the audience learns that Frank, played by Josh Brolin, has escaped from...

Iconic Actor Dies

Iconic Actor Dies

Megan Ghillyer, Staff Writer

February 11, 2014


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On Feburary 2, 2014 acclaimed actor Philip Seymour Hoffman was found dead in his Greenwich Village home in New York. A hypodermic needle was allegedly found sticking out of his arm. Hoffman was an Academy Award winning actor, featured in films such as Almost Famous, Capote, Twister, The Savages, and Mo...

When Commercials Outpace the Grid Iron

When Commercials Outpace the Grid Iron

Gabrielle Gonzalez, Staff Writer

February 11, 2014


Filed under Entertainment

One of America’s favorite events is the Super Bowl. This was the 48th year of spending millions of dollars on lengthy, expensive commercial advertisements. Every company takes advantage of America’s nationalism and saves their money and best material for when families gather around the television...

Selfie Game Strong

Selfie Game Strong

Jordan Philyor, Staff Writer

January 29, 2014


Filed under Entertainment

Step aside Sochi 2014! As the XXII Winter Games are quickly approaching, another set of games are gaining popularity, the Selfie Olympics. According to the ever so accurate and informative UrbanDictionary.com, The Selfie Olympics are defined as, “An ongoing competition to take the most original...

Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues

Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues

Wesley Jean

January 29, 2014


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Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues is a popular comedy movie that takes place in the 1980s and is based on a news industry where four former news anchors reenter the game to forever change the world of news casting. Despite the high expectations for the sequel to Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy,...

Frozen

Frozen

Tori Chin, Staff Writer

January 29, 2014


Filed under Entertainment

Disney Animation initiated its prestigious reputation in the creation of movies since the inception of Snow White in 1937.  Since Snow White graced the cinema, Disney has released several great pictures, most recently, Frozen. Released on November 27, Frozen has earned 810 million dollars at the box of...

House of Cards

House of Cards

Marc Berson, Sports Editor

January 29, 2014


Filed under Entertainment

Many people probably have not heard of the show House of Cards, but it has gained a large following after the first season premiered in 2013. The show can be watched exclusively on Netflix and the second season consisting of 13 episodes is set to be released on February 14, 2014. House of Cards is ...

Song For An Angel

Song For An Angel

Megan Ghillyer, Staff Writer

December 18, 2013


Filed under Entertainment

On Oct. 16th, 2013, Freedom High School lost one of its best. Jordan Harris, a member of the boy’s soccer team, who graduated in 2013, lost his 2 year long battle with brain cancer. On the day of his death, several friends, teachers, family members, and class mates of Harris’, gathered on the fre...

Hottest Holiday Gifts

Hottest Holiday Gifts

Ashlyn Leto and Shawn Karahalios

December 17, 2013


Filed under Entertainment

Holidays are filled with twinkling lights, joyous spirits, and of course amazing gifts. Each year, people anxiously await the hottest new products to come out in time for the holidays. The products increase in size every year. From electronics to toys these 2013 holiday gifts are sure to top the shelves. “I...

Box Up The Holidays And Go Play

Box Up The Holidays And Go Play

Clinisha Bannis, Staff Writer

December 17, 2013


Filed under Entertainment

The new Xbox One and PlayStation 4 have been placed on many Christmas lists for this year. Microsoft and Sony have battled head to head numerous times throughout history, but the competition is fiercer this time. According to the company’s website, the PlayStation4 introduces new gaming worlds and...

D-D-D Drop the Bass

D-D-D Drop the Bass

Clinisha Bannis

November 19, 2013


Filed under Entertainment

There are many trends that are in our society. Some trends stay while others leave quickly.  One trend that is making its way through society is EDM music. EDM is a mixture of techno, trance, house, and dubstep.  The peculiar thing is that EDM has been around during the time when our parents were teenagers....

iRun Like The Wind

iRun Like The Wind

Qeyana Kennedy, Staff Writer

November 13, 2013


Filed under Entertainment

   On Friday, November 1st, Apple released its new and improved tablet, the iPad Air. Unlike its predecessors, the iPad Air has managed to weigh in at only one pound and retain a faster processor all while maintaining its 9-inch crystal clear display. On its first day, the iPad Air sold between 5 an...

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