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Daring Disney+

Daring Disney+

Marandah Mangra-Dutcher, Copy Editor

November 15, 2019

On Nov. 12, 2019 the streaming service Disney+ was launched to the public. It features shows and movies made by Disney, Pixar, Marvel, National Geographic and Star Wars. Essentially, a platform that holds my childhood memories. I was fortunate enough to purchase an account the day after the launch. My...

You Drank Lincoln’s Pee

You Drank Lincoln’s Pee

Marandah Mangra-Dutcher, Staff Writer

November 8, 2019

The water cycle is one of the first ideas taught to kids in elementary school. It is the idea that new water can not be created, water just goes through different processes but all in all the water is the same water. In other words, we could drink the same water Abraham Lincoln drank in 1865. Or the...

The Alphabet Song Does Not Need to Change

The Alphabet Song Does Not Need to Change

Marandah Mangra-Dutcher, Copy Editor

November 1, 2019

Everyone who has grown up in the United States knows the Alphabet Song. It is one of the first things taught to a child in kindergarten, and many people whether you are 16 or 50, still use it today. However, Twitter was in pure outrage this week because someone found a different version of the Alphabet...

Fake Pockets are Irritating

Fake Pockets are Irritating

Marandah Mangra-Dutcher, Copy Editor

October 27, 2019

Jeans are a common outfit choice among the general population. They are comfy, stylish and pretty much go with everything. They also come with storage space called pockets, or at least they use to. The other day, I threw on a new pair of jeans I had gotten from Target and pick up my phone to place...

Unpopular Opinion: Candy Corn is Gross

Unpopular Opinion: Candy Corn is Gross

Marandah Mangra-Dutcher, Copy Editor

October 18, 2019

It is the month of October and that means it is Halloween season, or as many people have been calling it 'spooky' season. Halloween brings with it many different costumes, parties and activities but, above all else, candy. Candy is a main focus of Halloween because of the common practice of trick-or-treating....

Long Hair Struggles

Long Hair Struggles

Marandah Mangra-Dutcher, Staff Writer

October 13, 2019

One of the first thoughts people have when they first meet me is typically something about my hair. It is not the longest hair in history, obviously, but it is longer than average. I have never gotten my hair intentionally cut. There may have been a few times when I was little where I messed around...