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Bored on half days? Check out these movies and tv shows you’re missing

Bored on half days? Check out these movies and tv shows you’re missing

Nadaja Burnett Pierre

November 12, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

Thanksgiving and winter break is rapidly approaching, and *gasp* you don't have a show to watch to distract you from your obnoxious family! Well, fret no longer, here is a list of movies and shows that you may have missed out on to binge over the holidays. You missed in theaters, but should get on ...

Awkward Angel enters high school

Awkward Angel enters high school

Angie Rangel

September 13, 2018


Filed under Comics, Entertainment, Showcase

Angie Rangel

What you should be watching on Netflix after school

What you should be watching on Netflix after school

Nadaja Burnett-Pierre

October 11, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Showcase

Are you a good student who finishes all their homework when they get home and needs something to entertain yourself afterwards? Yeah, me neither. Here are some cool shows that you might not have watched to help fill the void of human interaction after school. That 70s Show This show is great for...

Black Panther paints empowering portrait–especially of women

Black Panther paints empowering portrait–especially of women

Charisse Warfield and Nadaja Burnett Pierre

March 8, 2018


Filed under Reviews, Entertainment

On February 16, Hollywood and the entire world was rocked by the cinematic excellence: Black Panther. Marvel stunned everyone by pushing for a majority minority cast with powerful female leads while still voicing the racial tensions that have been brewing all over the world. Black Panther dealt...

What you should be streaming this month: April/May

What you should be streaming this month: April/May

Joshua Ali

April 23, 2018


Filed under Reviews, Entertainment

For those who are stuck in the loop of just skipping through shows not knowing what to watch, I'm here for you and you have to worry no longer. I'm your plug for the latest and greatest shows this month coming from Netflix to Hulu to Spotify. Pay close attention and jot down what I'm about to say. ...

Black Panther lives up to hype, provides an enjoyable, empowering experience

Black Panther lives up to hype, provides an enjoyable, empowering experience

Kola Akinnibi

February 22, 2018


Filed under Reviews, Entertainment

So Black Panther finally came out last week and did it live up to the hype director Ryan Coogler set for it? I think so, despite some minor pacing issues. Acting The actors were the best part of the movie, hands down. This movie gave some of the best acting performances a Marvel movie has ever produc...

Black Panther soundtrack album review

Black Panther soundtrack album review

Kola Akinnibi

February 15, 2018


Filed under Reviews, Entertainment

We all know what movie is coming out today: Black Panther. This is probably the most anticipated black movie ever. Maybe even the most anticipated superhero movie. I’m probably sicing it, but who cares? We all have high expectations for it. Director Ryan Coogler has employed the talents of...

Eudel goes ‘Outside the Box’ in latest podcast episode

Eudel goes ‘Outside the Box’ in latest podcast episode

February 14, 2018


Filed under Entertainment, Audio

Senior Eudel Ndong interviewed Watkins Mill High School staff and students about how they met their significant others, then joined assistant principal Steve Orders and science teacher Matt Johnson for a special Valentine's Day edition of their podcast: Outside the Box. ...

Time with Tyler and Sergio: Sergio’s Survival Guide for High School

Time with Tyler and Sergio: Sergio’s Survival Guide for High School

Tyler Lewis and Sergio Garcia

January 25, 2018


Filed under Ty Time, Entertainment, Video

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Kola brings you his uncensored Culture II album review

Kola brings you his uncensored Culture II album review

Kola Akinnibi

January 31, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Alright first of all guys, let’s get one thing straight. I’m a Migos fan. I've still got YRN in the playlist, so don’t think I’m a hater. I probably have a higher tolerance for them than most of you. So don’t leave any stupid comments, because I know what I’m talking about. Anyway, it...