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Charlie, Charles, Cameron, and Collin Grade the Star Wars Movies: Original Trilogy Edition

Charlie, Charles, Cameron, and Collin Grade the Star Wars Movies: Original Trilogy Edition

Cameron DeRoos, Charlie Pattinson, Collin Minear, and Charles Pruett

February 24, 2020

Episode IV: "A New Hope" Collin: B+ "A New Hope" is easily one of the best films in the series. It could easily be boosted by nostalgia but it really holds its own and is still very entertaining. Meeting all of the main characters is a real blast and they all are extremely memorable. This movie do...

Charlie, Cameron, and Collin Grade the Star Wars Movies: Prequel Edition

Charlie, Cameron, and Collin Grade the Star Wars Movies: Prequel Edition

Cameron DeRoos, Charlie Pattinson, and Collin Minear

January 29, 2020

Episode I: "The Phantom Menace:" Cameron: D I think when you watch "The Phantom Menace" it seems longer than two hours. Yet, in scenes such as the pod racer scene, it cuts away from actual plot to show something dumb or useless. "The Phantom Menace" introduces interesting and unusual characters to...

Charlie Predicts NFC Over/Under Win Totals for the 2019 Season

The Philadelphia Eagles are Charlie’s pick to make the Super Bowl from the NFC.

Charlie Pattinson

September 5, 2019

Get ready, folks: an 18 year old high school senior that has never gambled before is about to give you gambling advice. Now, hear me out. I have never gambled nor do I suggest you gamble. That being said, I do think it is pretty fun to gamble millions of dollars in fantasy land where life has no conseque...

Charlie, Cameron, Evan, and Joel Drafted the Best NBA Teams of All Time

Charlie, Cameron, Evan, and Joel Drafted the Best NBA Teams of All Time

Charlie Pattinson, Cameron DeRoos, Evan Newcomb, and Joel Kellar

May 30, 2019

On a normal day in Newspaper, three other staff writers and I thought it would be a fun idea to draft all-time NBA teams. This came about when Joel Kellar joked that Damian Lillard was a top five point guard of all time. We rolled dice for draft order and spent about 30-40 minutes on it and chose based o...

I Started a Political Revolution

I Started a Political Revolution

Charlie Pattinson, Staff Writer

February 14, 2019

On an average Tuesday, during my second period health class, I heard something shocking and disturbing. Coolmathgames.com had been blocked throughout the Johnston Community School District. My heart dropped. This was a travesty. One of the most enjoyable things about school had been swept from under th...

Hippo Campus Warms Up a Cold Night

Charlie Pattinson, Staff Writer

February 5, 2019

On what would have otherwise been a typical, boring Thursday night sitting at home procrastinating, I instead went out on the town with my old man. We hit up Wooly's in the East Village to see the band Hippo Campus perform on the first night of their tour for their latest album, "Bambi". It was a so...