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Blazers: easy, breezy and not at all cheesy

Blazers: easy, breezy and not at all cheesy

November 8, 2019

Oversized blazers, velvet blazers, cropped blazers, satin blazers, plaid blazers, blazers with belts, etc. Find the blazer style that best suits you and your personality, then rock it. Whether they are worn by professionals or those interviewing for...

The one where Netflix dies

Charlotte Mansur, Online Editor

November 4, 2019

Curled up under my fuzziest blanket I turn on the TV and head over to Netflix. I scroll down to my “Continue Watching” and scan the luminescent rectangles for my current binge, “Friends.”Panic strikes as I move towards the search bar, my heart beats faster with every letter typed. I hit enter and pray. It is gone forever. How am I supposed to fill the Rachel shaped gap in my heart with a cheap Netflix original called “Falling Inn Love”? While Friends may not ...

A different type of anime-tion

A different type of anime-tion

November 1, 2019

KA-ME HA-ME HA! As you sit in front of the TV on a Thursday afternoon, your mother is confused to see a show in a different language with animation like nothing she has seen before. You begin to explain to her that it is simply a cartoon from Japan. S...

It’s not in the stars

It’s not in the stars

October 29, 2019

Around every Internet corner, quizzes and tabloid headlines are claiming to help “Piece your new life together” and to help you “Learn to live as a Leo”. Astrology has been sorting out our lives in ways we don’t even appreciate, whether that be a friendly reminder in your weekly horoscope ...

Reviving the dead spirit of ZombieLand

Reviving the dead spirit of ZombieLand

October 28, 2019

Imagine: it is 2009 and you just bought tickets to go see the new hit comedy, ZombieLand. You sit down on a reclining chair at the AMC with some friends or family, and prepare yourself for two hours of zombie fun. Jokes and limbs are thrown at you fro...

Life sentence 360

Life sentence 360

October 22, 2019

Dropping off my boyfriend at his house, I turned off my location fearing that my parents were watching me. Within the span of five minutes, my dad's name pops up on my phone screen with the most terrifying three words: “Where are you?” How far...

Sugar, spice, and everything not pumpkin

Sugar, spice, and everything not pumpkin

October 17, 2019

In Florida, we do not get the same “fall” as everyone else, which means it stays disgustingly warm year-round. Maybe one palm tree turns a slightly less vibrant green, jackets become acceptable or the air conditioning is able to be shut off without...

On track

On track

October 15, 2019

Sitting down to play the Wii as a kid was an easy way to relax and unwind from a rough day at elementary school. You pull out Mario Kart, the “crown jewel” of Nintendo, and reach for a white Wii controller, preparing yourself to race against randomly...

Joker is no joke

Joker is no joke

October 14, 2019

In the midst of rioting chaos, the Joker emerges from a police car with makeup running down his face, his newly green hair is slicked back, and it is the perfect moment that makes you feel like you are in Gotham. After many failed attempts the DC uni...

Florida virtual fiasco

Florida virtual fiasco

October 2, 2019

Virtual school is every student’s dream. No homework, work at your own pace and you can do it all in your pajamas. What more could an overwhelmed high school student ask for? However, love is not enough to keep the Florida Virtual School running smoothly...

Our Take: Administration takes the lead in building spirit

Jessica Maldonado, Editor-in-Chief

September 30, 2019

Judging from the packed student section to the enthusiastic targeted pep rallies, things have changed and we are finally developing school spirit. School spirit has always been our huge flaw for the past few years, but with a new principal in place and the sense of a fresh start, we feel and see the difference. Before this year, the school years have felt redundant. Students run away from intimidating administrators watching out for dress code violations, they sit quietly...

Slow start, fast finish for third season of “13 Reasons Why”

Slow start, fast finish for third season of “13 Reasons Why”

September 30, 2019

In the first two seasons of Netflix’s teen drama, “13 Reasons Why,”  Bryce Walker, played by Justin Prentice, is the series antagonist. In the third season that premiered Aug. 23, Bryce’s body is discovered and the story becomes a classic cas...

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