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From the Editors

Mark Rokhlenko, Mira Clayborn, and Emma Ortiz

October 22, 2020

Are you planning on making a costume for Halloween? If so, what is it?   Mark - I am planning on dressing up as a Prussian Soldier in the Franco Prussian War of 1870. A Prussian blue jacket and a German Pickelhaube ...

Useless Complicated Information of Uselessness

Mark Rokhlenko, Editor In Chief

October 21, 2020

The national anthem of Greece has 158 verses. An ostrich’s eye is bigger than its brain. Al Capone’s business card said he was a used furniture dealer. The word “School” comes from the ancient Greek for ...

Wacky Words and Freaky Phobias

Catherine Omer, Reporter

October 20, 2020

Lollapalooza - extraordinary thing, person, or place Geliophobia - fear of laughter Alliumphobia - fear of garlic Podophobia - fear of feet  Discombobulate - to confuse someone Fad - a short lived trend or craze  Malarkey - N...

Monthly Debate

Reese Watson and Avalon Beltran

October 20, 2020

Summer or Fall?   Reese’s Argument: Summer is so much better. It is warm, and you don’t  normally have school to do! This year, not as many people traveled during the summer because of COVID-19, but there are ...

Interview with Mrs. Gustafson

Olivia DeRose and Mira Capra

October 20, 2020

Since the school is transitioning to hybrid on October 20th, we decided to interview Mrs. Gustafson about the reopening.   How did the school make the decision to open up for hybrid in October? “We know that...

Tricky Trivia

Katelin VonFeldt and Avalon Beltran

October 15, 2020

It is impossible for most people to lick their elbows A crocodile cannot stick its tongue out It is physically impossible for pigs to look up into the sky The "sixth sick sheik's sixth sheep's sick" is believed t...

30 Unique Places to Visit in the USA

Katelin VonFeldt, Reporter

October 13, 2020

San Antonio, Texas  Yosemite National Park Canyonlands Death Valley Bryce Canyon Carlsbad Caverns Great Smoky Mountains Clear Water Niagara Falls Sedona Shenandoah Redwood Grand Tetons ...

October in History

Mark Rokhlenko, Editor In Chief

October 13, 2020

ober 1st: Henry Ford’s Model T went to the public market in 1908. October 2nd: Japanese Emperor Hirohito visits the White House for the first time in 1975. October 3rd: Iraq gained independence from the UK in 1932. ...

Riddle of the Month

Mira Capra, Reporter

October 13, 2020

What has to be broken before you can use it? An Egg What month of the year has 28 days? All of them  What goes up but never comes down? Your age  What can you keep after giving someone? ...

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