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The Fight for the Web is Not Over

The Fight for the Web is Not Over

Aidan Simpson, Staff Writer

June 5, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Late last year Ajit Pai, the FCC (Federal Communications Commission) chairman reappointed during the Trump administration, began work trying to repeal a set of ISP (Internet Service Provider) regulations called Net Neutrality which states that all information on the internet is considered equal, making...

4 Things Teen TV Shows Get Wrong About High School

4 Things Teen TV Shows Get Wrong About High School

Alexandra Kube, Staff Writer

June 5, 2018


Filed under Opinion

I hate to break it to you, but you've been Pretty Little Lied to. Real life high school is drastically different from the facade presented in teen TV. According to shows such as Riverdale and Gossip Girl, the average teenager sashays through their high school hallways to the beat of H&M backgroun...

Is School after School a Must?

Is School after School a Must?

Jaden Foster, Staff Writer

May 24, 2018


Filed under Opinion

High school is a one-time experience for teenagers. It has been said that high school is the peak of childhood for they are the prime years of development as an individual and filled with memories. In recent years, this situation has not been the case as high school students are not feeling enjoyment...

YANNY VS LAUREL

YANNY VS LAUREL

Cole Eydt, Staff Writer

May 22, 2018


Filed under Opinion

If you haven't been living under a rock the past 48 hours, then it's likely you have heard the audio clip, where there is a person saying either 'Yanny' or 'Laurel.' After many polls on Twitter, the final consensus is in, 47% of people who listen to the audio clip hear 'Yanny', and 53% of people hear...

Why Tom Holland is the Best Spiderman

Why Tom Holland is the Best Spiderman

Taylor Bopko, Staff Writer

May 16, 2018


Filed under Opinion

[POTENTIAL SPOILERS AHEAD] The movies Avengers: Infinity War and Spider-Man: Homecoming, two of Marvel's most recent movies which both star Tom Holland, has raised the debate of which Spider-Man was better: Tom Holland, Tobey Maguire or Andrew Garfield. Let's look at the facts. Spider-Man's offi...

Kissing in Class

Kissing in Class

Lauren Peltier, Staff Writer

May 15, 2018


Filed under Opinion

As some freshman English classes act out Romeo and Juliet, Mrs. Browning is taking it to a whole different level. Each time Romeo and Juliet kiss in the script, Mrs. Browning feels it is necessary to pick two new students in the class to pucker up and kiss in front of the entire class. These students...

No More Online Homework

No More Online Homework

May 10, 2018


Filed under Opinion

With the rise of technology, teachers have been taking advantage of new resources and assigning more and more online homework. After all, why not? There’s automatic grading, nifty online practice tests, and no messy handwriting to decipher. However, online homework has more negative points to it for...

Some Things Need to Change

Some Things Need to Change

Jamie Stout, Staff Writer

May 3, 2018


Filed under Opinion

I love Glacier Peak High School. I’m going to start this article with that disclaimer, because it is absolutely true. The people are welcoming and warm, there are countless opportunities to try new things, learn and grow as a person. I feel at home here. I am so incredibly grateful to call myself a...

The Best Invention Since The Wheel

The Best Invention Since The Wheel

Cole Eydt, Staff Writer

May 2, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Many historians may argue that the wheel is the invention that set mankind apart from the other 8.7 million species here on this earth. I am here to debunk this belief. After talking with teachers and colleagues alike, I can confirm what the greatest gift to mankind truly is. in 1956 an inventor and...