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Real Life American Horror Story

Real Life American Horror Story

Annalisa Leite, WorldNews Editor
October 26 • 434 views
Filed under Features, Pop Culture

Just in time for Halloween, American Horror Story Season Four, Freak show, is off to a great start. Starting the first episode, Monsters Among Us, with 10 million views, there is one character who sticks out; Twisty the Killer Clown. Rumor has it that Twisty was inspired by a real life serial killer clo... Read more »

Humans of New York- The Photoblog

Humans of New York- The Photoblog

October 24 • 566 views
Filed under Features

Do you realize how many people we pass in a day? Barely making any eye contact, taking for granted all of the little beautiful things life gives us. After losing his job in Chicago, Brandon Stanton decided he wanted to bring this thought to life. Thus creating the one-of-a-kind photoblog “Humans... Read more »

Later School Start Times?

Later School Start Times?

Kristin DiPede, Writer
October 21 • 396 views
Filed under Features

Starting school early is a drag, and many students know it. Waking up early to hop on the bus is difficult, particularly when half asleep. Countless schools in the country start school before 8 a.m. Imagine if that were to change. Many states are taking studies of certain aspects of this to see whether... Read more »

Shhh! It’s a Secret Menu

Shhh! It’s a Secret Menu

Stephanie Brogna, Co-Editor-in-Chief/ Photographer
October 21 • 499 views
Filed under Features

Like many fast food chains, the popular coffee shop, Starbucks, has “secret menu items” that many people don’t know about. Here are some new Frappuccino’s that you have probably never heard of but will definitely want to try. The Fall Mash Up Frappuccino: This drink is a blend of vanilla... Read more »

“Yik Yak” with Anonymous Social Media!

“Yik Yak” with Anonymous Social Media!

Julia Aleo, Writer
October 21 • 473 views
Filed under Features

Get home from school and just want to make a Facebook status on how much you hate your math teacher? Or how about seeing someone extremely attractive in the super market and just want to post a tweet admiring them? With the new app “Yik Yak,” you can. The anonymous app allows you to express... Read more »

Pumpkin Carving Ideas

Pumpkin Carving Ideas

Briana Bowers, Writer
October 21 • 574 views
Filed under Features

With Halloween comes many fun fall activities, but the best may be pumpkin picking and carving. After searching the patch for the perfect pumpkin, it’s time to carve it. Once you get all your supplies together, do you ever sit there and wonder to yourself “now what am I supposed to carve?” If so,... Read more »

Pop Culture Halloween Costumes

Pop Culture Halloween Costumes

Caroline McFarland, Writer / Pop Culture Editor
October 19 • 696 views
Filed under Features, Pop Culture

This year was an absolutely crazy year in pop culture news. From the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge to Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie’s wedding, 2014 is a year that will not be forgotten. But it isn’t over yet! Halloween is just around the corner. So if dressing up for Halloween is still your thing, why... Read more »

Emma Watson Redefines Feminism

Emma Watson Redefines Feminism

Jessica Ventura, Writer/editor
October 2 • 766 views
Filed under Current News, Features, Pop Culture

Intelligence and inspiration are rare commodities these days among young celebrities. However, 24-year-old British actress Emma Watson gave an impassioned speech on feminism and gender equality at the United Nations headquarters in New York on Sept. 20 to launch the “HeForShe” campaign. The ‘’HeForShe’’... Read more »

What does ‘Feminism’ Mean to You?

What does ‘Feminism’ Mean to You?

Jamie Galyas, Writer/ Feature Editor
September 29 • 718 views
Filed under Features

Merriam- Webster Dictionary: fem·i·nism  : the advocacy of women's rights on the grounds of political, social, and economic equality to men. Feminism is a widely thought about campaign and highly controversial topic among women and men. It started 1792 when the first important act was taken ... Read more »

The Leaves Die but the Fashion Doesn’t

The Leaves Die but the Fashion Doesn’t

Stephanie Brogna, Co-Editor-in-Chief
September 25 • 1,050 views
Filed under Features

Fall is back and so are its trends. It’s time again for cozy sweaters, boots and leggings, but if you are looking to up your messy buns and yoga pants here are a few new ideas to keep your closet in style. Dresses- This fall many designers will be creating “A-line” skirts. Don’t worry, Peter P... Read more »

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