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I Eat When I Am Bored

I Eat When I Am Bored

Marandah Mangra-Dutcher, Copy Editor

March 28, 2020

Since we have been out of school and told to limit human interaction, I have discovered something about myself. I eat when I am bored; even if I am not hungry. I will be sitting and watching something on Netflix and all of the sudden my brain is like, "I need food." It is an unfortunate habit to have,...

TP is Out of Stock

TP is Out of Stock

Marandah Mangra-Dutcher, Copy Editor

March 13, 2020

Imagine a scenario. You are on the pot and you look over to the toilet roll. There is one singular square left, and there is no new roles left in the house. However, you do not want to leave your home as the United States was put on quarantine due to COVID-19, a virus making its' way through the general...

Mascot of Easter

Marandah Mangra-Dutcher, Copy Editor

March 6, 2020

This past month the majority of the student body has been preparing for Easter. Depending on their denomination, their preparation started with Ash Wednesday (the beginning of Lent) going through Maundy Thursday & Good Friday (the day Jesus was crucified) and ending with Easter, a religious holiday...

The Truth About True Love

The Truth About True Love

Marandah Mangra-Dutcher, Copy Editor

February 21, 2020

True love, the girlish dream that the majority of fairy tales claim to be the ultimate goal of life ever, is literally a lie. Everyone has read the stories of Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, and the other stereotypical fairy tales where true love saves the day however nothing ever really goes the way it...

Iowa Nice Needs to Be More Than Iowa

Iowa Nice Needs to Be More Than Iowa

Marandah Mangra-Dutcher, Copy Editor

February 14, 2020

Iowa is not perfect. We have a lot of issues ranging from poorly maintained roads to bad weather but we are known for something called “Iowa Nice.” ”Iowa nice” is a theory historically used to explain how the people of Iowa act. It is used to help people understand the normal Iowan attitude....

Everyone Is Dead…But It’s Not My Fault

Everyone Is Dead…But It’s Not My Fault

Marandah Mangra-Dutcher, Copy Editor

February 7, 2020

I am at school, but I probably should not be. I have had a cough for about a week and a horrible sore throat that has affected my voice. I sound like a prepubescent teenage boy who smokes three-packs of cigarettes everyday. I went home after third hour on Wednesday and then could not come to school on...