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Online Shopping

An Amazon package sits on the front step.

Jenna Olson, Staff Writer

April 19, 2019

Online shopping is one of the trendiest ways to shop nowadays. Many people prefer to shop online rather than go to a store. In 2018, it is estimated that $1.5 quadrillion  were spent on retail websites. There are many reasons why people would rather shop online. Gabriel Lichty's '23 mother, Cara...

Self Deprecating Humor’s Impact on Mental Health

Sophia Fleming '21 uses self-deprecating humor daily.

Jenna Olson, Staff Writer

April 10, 2019

Over the past few years, much of society’s humor has evolved so that it centers around jokes made at a person’s own expense. Self-deprecating humor is currently at the height of its popularity. Whether it be comedy routines, advertisements, memes, or everyday conversations, it is everywhere. But what even is ...

Spotify vs Apple Music

Spotify vs Apple Music

Jenna Olson, Staff Writer

January 13, 2019

There are many important debates in the world: books or movies, "Star Wars" or "Star Trek", and is the dress black and blue or white and gold. There is one debate that tops them all: is Apple Music better than Spotify?   One of the biggest differences between the two is the fact that there is a free version of Spotify...

Top Horror Movies on Netflix

Top Horror Movies on Netflix

Jenna Olson, Staff Writer

November 14, 2018

All year I countdown the days until October. It is socially acceptable to wear sweaters everyday, the weather cools down, and most of all, it is the perfect time of year to hide in a dark basement and watch horror movies. Personally, I have not seen very many horror movies. I find a good movie and...