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The Tall Girl’s struggle to fit in

Netflix's new movie, Tall Girl, is the talk of the town—focusing on a young girl's journey of acceptance.
November 15, 2019

Stress and loneliness. Drama and betrayal. High school is thought by some to be the best time of one's life, while others see it as the most miserable chapter of their youth. Going through high school...

Doctor Sleep (2019) and The Shining (1980): Does the sequel win out?

Jack Torrance (played by Jack Nicholson) and Dan Torrance (played by Ewan McGregor) from The Shining and Doctor Sleep respectively.
A double review of Doctor Sleep, released this November, and its predecessor, The Shining, released in 1980.
November 15, 2019

Doctor Sleep (2019) Mike Flanagan’s Doctor Sleep is a sequel to Kubrick’s 1980 horror classic The Shining, but it doesn’t feel like it. This movie doesn’t have the same tone, atmosphere,...

Netflix Knockout

Netflix Knockout
Will Disney's new streaming service knock Netflix and other streaming services out of the park this November?
November 14, 2019

Disney Plus, Disney's premier streaming service, will be giving Netflix the greatest competition it has ever faced. Having ownership of Marvel, Disney classics, and the Star Wars series, Disney Plus will...

An Outbreak of Peppa Pig

How Peppa Pig has kept up with the trends since 2004
November 1, 2019

Appealing to both the teenage and toddler eye, a diverse and entertaining character has taken the stage and is touring her exponential success. Circulating through most high school halls, this pink sensation...

The value of art in Kinnelon High School

OP art by freshmen Evan Gray and Melissa Elefonte.
How does art impact the students of Kinnelon High?
October 16, 2019

  Demetri Martin, a famous American comedian, and actor, once said, “The Earth without art is just eh."  Imagine a little boy sitting at his desk, gazing through the window and seeking out...

Joker (2019) Review

Joker is a comic book film unlike any other
October 11, 2019

Joker tells the story of Arthur Fleck, a Gotham City resident who slowly goes insane. This movie does an incredible job depicting a mentally ill man in an unjust world. Todd Phillips’ breathtaking direction...

Does “Unwind” Predict a Possible Future?

October 9, 2019

If you picked option A, you are most likely a tithe. If you picked option B, you are most likely a regular child who does not want to have their organs harvested.  Unwind by Neal Shusterman is...

The Social Media Wars Continue…

In a poll taken by students, Snapchat won the popularity vote.
Comparing Instagram and Snapchat after Instagram adds Stories
October 8, 2019

Snap. Click. Send. The world has taken another huge step toward the social media apocalypse. Wars have been waged, alliances have been made. Two of the biggest social media corporations have declared...

Summer Awaits! What Will You Do?

Volunteermatch.org is dedicated to helping others find great community service events.
May 21, 2019

Sweet ocean breezes while relaxing on the oceanfront, reclining back and reading your favorite book in the peaceful nature, hanging out with your closest friends, with summer just around the corner (only...

“Walking Dead” Stumbles in Viewers, Rises in Ratings

Promotional poster for The Walking Dead
May 21, 2019

Ever since season nine of  “The Walking Dead” first aired, ratings have climbed through the roof, but viewers fall nearly fifty percent from last season. The season eight premiere, which aired on...

‘They Both Die At The End’ Book Review

'They Both Die At The End,' by Adam Silvera.
May 10, 2019

“And you, my father, there on the sad height, curse, bless, me now with your fierce tears, I pray. Do not go gentle into that good night. Rage, rage, against the dying of the light.” ~Dylan Thomas   Life....

Avengers: Endgame (2019) Review

The Endgame poster. Photo courtesy of IMDB.
May 9, 2019

Avengers, assemble! If you thought it couldn’t get any more shocking than Infinity War, then you’re in for a big surprise. Endgame is many things, but underwhelming or disappointing, is certainly not....

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