Tag: opinion

2017: A Year in Review

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This year was characterized by many high profile news stories, varying greatly in content and impact. Unusual among years between presidential and midterm elections, it was defined by politics, both those actually in Washington and the various movements for change. There…

Donald Trump Is A Joke

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“If Donald Trump becomes president I’m literally moving to Canada.” Basically everyone I talk to about Donald Trump says this. So, get ready Canada. Your population just might rise dramatically in the coming years. Trump is not worthy of becoming President…

The Neglect of Self Care at CCHS

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Self Care. It does not seem hard to understand; however, at CCHS we may be neglecting to properly take care of ourselves. I have friends who tend to care about their grades more than themselves, and when they tell me that…

Bindis – A Touchy Trend and a Slippery Slope

Coachella, the famous indie music festival in California, has recently dominated the gossip media. Who’s performing, who’s attending, who’s wearing what and who’s with who. Vanessa Hudgens of High School Musical fame was among the celebrities and concertgoers sporting an…

Top Ten Games from March Madness Thus Far

It has been a crazy tournament so far. These are the top ten games that have shaped this year’s March Madness. Round of 64 games Dayton over Ohio State: This game started March Madness off with a bang. With 15…

The Madness of college basketball playoffs

  It’s March Madness time again in America. March Madness, for all you athletically disinclined, is the bracket-guessing battlefront for college basketball teams. For sports fanatics, that means checking scores, watching games on their computers and devices during the day,…

Why watch football?

  After spending a weekend of watching game upon game of professional divisional playoff football, I asked myself this one simple question: why watch? Why watch 200 or 300 pound grown men hit each other for three hours? This question…

2012 MMEA All State Festival

On March 1st through March 3rd, some four hundred high school students from across Massachusetts flocked to Boston’s Seaport and Renaissance Hotels for the 2012 MMEA All State Festival. The festival offers the top student musicians in Massachusetts an unique opportunity to perform with…