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To kiss or not to kiss

Kalia Richardson, News Editor

November 9, 2016

No harm in just a kiss, right? Yes and no. The sensual feeling unleashed when two people lock lips does not fully amount to what happens inside the body and later transmits into the partner’s body. The wrong kiss from the wrong person can lead to an influx of bad bacteria. The Academy of General D...

Election conspiracy theories take center stage

Election conspiracy theories take center stage

Brianne Guanaga, Photographer

November 7, 2016

Merriam-Webster defines a conspiracy theory as “a theory that explains an event or situation as the result of a secret plan by usually powerful people or groups.” This year different conspiracy theories trended on Twitter, leading to heated debates among strangers and/or a sudden realization that your ...

Road to Election day series Day 1: Florida’s role in the presidential election

Allessandra Inzinna, Staff Writer

November 2, 2016

The air buzzes with energy at the Democratic Office of Pinecrest.  The walls are decorated with signs and newspaper clippings praising Hillary Clinton. The people fuel their hard work by believing they fight to get the right candidate into the oval office. There are volunteers that have traveled from places ...

How to overcome a fear of public speaking

Mia Zaldivar, Design Editor

November 1, 2016

Public speaking remains the number one phobia of today’s generation in America, higher than the fear of death, according to a poll conducted by Chapman University. Glossophobia, the fear of public speaking, affects every three in four people. Many students must speak publicly throughout their years of scho...

Are we too old to Trick-or-Treat?

Blake Rubenstein, Business Manager

October 31, 2016

We once competed with our friends to see who collected the most tasty candy on this night. Halloween has changed to a time of partying or studying at home, rather than carrying a sack while we walked around the block, praying some street lights would illuminate our way to the next house on the street....

The history of the Zodiac Signs

The history of the Zodiac Signs

Alexandra Pedroso, Staff Writer

October 23, 2016

Harlem Shake Fever: Issue 5

Harlem Shake Fever: Issue 5

Jared Heller, SciTech Story

March 13, 2013

From the twist and shout to Gangnam Style, dance moves are a never-ending trend. The Harlem Shake: Just another to add to the collection. DJ and producer Harry Rodrigues, otherwise known as Bauuer, released the Harlem Shake in May 2012. However, it wasn’t until February 2013 that the song took off....

Students bid farewell to favorite shows

Christopher Perse, Staff Writer; Photographer

June 9, 2011

“Goodbyes Stink.” The words of Michael Scott played by actor Steve Carell in his last episode on April 28 of NBC’s “The Office.” “I can’t believe Steve Carell is leaving ‘The Office,’” sophomore Adam Stebbing said. “It’s one of my favorite TV shows and it will never be the same...

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