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Taylor’s top ten: Christmas edition

Taylor's top ten: Christmas edition
December 8, 2020

With the Christmas season here, there are plenty of things to see and watch. These different things will get you in the Christmas spirit. Here are some of my top ten things to do, movies to watch...

Halloween 2020: a trick or treat?

Walden Farms is a pumpkin patch in Smyrna, Tennessee.
October 30, 2020

From spooky scary skeletons to social distancing, Halloween in 2020 is sure to provide a fright. Whether you are staying home, which is advised, or going out, there are guidelines to be followed.   According...

How to stay fit in quarantine

Alex Garrott, junior, working out.
May 15, 2020

No matter how the media spins it, many families, students, and workers have been asked to remain inside their houses (or at least not out in public) during the Covid-19 outbreak. Humans are social...

Why go on a shopping spree when you can protect yourself for free with these DIY masks

Step 3 to make a mask.
May 6, 2020

With the growing coronavirus pandemic, many are wondering what they can do to protect themselves. Don’t go out looking for masks when you can avoid the public and get masks practically for free. Making...

Hidden benefits of thriving music sub-genre

Hidden benefits of thriving music sub-genre
April 14, 2020

Music exists all around the world, with an overbearing amount of 1,264 genres of music that exist now according to The Guardian. Some of the most noticeable ones are: Rap, Country, Rock, EDM, and Pop....

P.S. I Still Love You movie review

P.S. I Still Love You movie review
March 18, 2020

WARNING SPOILERS: To All the Boys p.s. I Love You is a newly released original romcom on Netflix. It is the sequel for “To All the Boys I've Loved Before”. We left off from To All the Boys I've...

Toxicity in teen relationships

Toxicity in teen relationships
February 21, 2020

A toxic relationship is a relationship characterized by behaviors on the part of the toxic partner that are emotionally and sometimes physically damaging. Teen relationships can be hard enough already...

The star studded Super Bowl commercials of 2020

The star studded Super Bowl commercials of 2020
February 10, 2020

On February 2, 2020 the San Francisco 49ers faced off against the Kansas City Chiefs. However, the main event was not the game nor the half time show, but the commercial breaks. Every year companies go...

TPAC takes broadway hit to local stage

Playbill from Hamilton.
February 4, 2020

On December 31st, the Hamilton cast performed at Tennessee Performance Arts Center (TPAC).  The play is about Alexander Hamilton’s life until his untimely death. It all starts him being nineteen, becoming...

Black Mirror: it’s not just about tech

Black Mirror: it's not just about tech
January 31, 2020

If you don’t know, Black Mirror is a TV show written (mostly) by Charlie Brooker that currently releases new seasons on Netflix. Often compared to The Twilight Zone, it consists of episodes that each...

How to organize your life

An example of organization is labeled folders.
January 28, 2020

A normal student’s backpack is a mess of crumpled papers, pencils quickly stuffed into pockets, and old food. Their room is often even more disorganized. With all the stress from school, it can be even...

The power of the love language

The power of the love language
January 27, 2020

Love is quite possibly the strongest feeling any human may experience. We long for it, we search for it, we find it, and we lose it. The inner most part of all of us that craves understanding unites us...

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