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TV Show Review: Disenchantment

TV Show Review: Disenchantment

Michael Schmitz, Staff Reporter

September 17, 2018


Filed under A&L, Not on Front Page, TV Shows

Last month, Netflix released the first season of “Disenchantment,” a show by Matt Groening. The story follows the fairytale world of Dreamland and the hijinks of its sole princess, Bean (Abbi Jacobson). She is joined by her personal demon, Luci (Eric Andre), and an elf, Elfo (Nat Faxon). The three...

Movie Review: Sierra Burgess is a Loser

Movie Review: Sierra Burgess is a Loser

Marta Mieze, Copy Editor

September 10, 2018


Filed under A&L, Movies, Not on Front Page

A long movie with an original while still familiar storyline. A story that will make you mad at a character one minute and love them the next. If that is what you are looking to watch, the latest Netflix original film, Sierra Burgess is a Loser, is just for you. The film came out on Friday, Sept. 7, not ...

Looking Ahead to the Talent Show

Looking Ahead to the Talent Show

Alyssa Shellabarger, Staff Reporter

September 6, 2018


Filed under A&L

Singers, dancers, magicians and even a nationally ranked jump-roper have all performed on stage in front of their peers for the MHS Talent Show. This year many more students are preparing for their turn to share their talents. Jason Winter, choir director, is the director of the Talent Show. He describ...

Movie Review: Crazy Rich Asians

Movie Review: Crazy Rich Asians

Mansi Mamidi, Features Editor

September 5, 2018


Filed under A&L, Movies

Within the past two years, Hollywood has seen a newfound interest in movies starring non-majority groups; blockbusters like “Call Me By Your Name” (2017) and “Moonlight” (2016), which prominently feature LGBTQ+ relationships, as well as movies like “BlacKkKlansman” (2018), “Black Panther” (2018) and “Get Out” (2017), which feature African Americans a...

TV Show Review: Insatiable

TV Show Review: Insatiable

Jen Bosche, Online Editor in Chief

August 30, 2018


Filed under A&L, TV Shows

Controversy. Scandal. A lot of weirdness. Insatiable is one of the new additions to the Netflix Original Series, an edition that  brought many debates and controversies before it was even released. After watching, I completely understand why. The story follows Patty (Debby Ryan), an overweight...

Movie Review: BlacKkKlansman

Movie Review: BlacKkKlansman

Will Roach, Staff Reporter

August 27, 2018


Filed under A&L, Movies

“BlacKkKlansman,” slightly based on true events, tells how Ron Stallworth (John David Washington) becomes first the African American police officer and undercover detective on the Colorado Springs Police Department. His first assignment is to infiltrate the Ku Klux Klan. With his fellow undercover detective, Flip Zimmerman (Adam Driver), S...

Movie Review: To All The Boys I Loved Before

Movie Review: To All The Boys I Loved Before

Jen Bosche, Online Editor-in-Chief

August 27, 2018


Filed under A&L, Movies

Watched the movie once with my best friend. Watched it again 15 minutes later with my mom and my best friend. It was just that good. The shy girl who never shared her feelings. The dashingly handsome guy who was “way out of her league.” Sounds like the cliche chick-flick right? This could...

Review: Beerbongs and Bentleys

Review: Beerbongs and Bentleys

Abigail Nebot, Staff Reporter

May 15, 2018


Filed under A&L, Music

After the long months of waiting, the iconic Post Malone has dropped his second album. Post Malone has had an insanely wild career, dropping his debut single White Iverson out of nowhere in 2015. This album has been highly anticipated by fans as he has not released an album since December 2016, his ...

Podcast: Messenger Movie Podcast S2 Ep7: Infinity War

Podcast: Messenger Movie Podcast S2 Ep7: Infinity War

Alex McAteer, Abhijit Srirangam, and Ethan Hill

May 7, 2018


Filed under A&L, Movies, Podcasts, Video

This time we talk about the biggest movie of the year: Avengers: Infinity War. We also talk spoilers so beware. The people (left to right): Charlie Wight Ethan Hill Abhijit Srirangam Alex McAteer Devin Haas

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