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Books to Read During Quarantine

Elizabeth Davenport, Features Editor

May 9, 2020

Most students of RMHS are self-isolating with limited activities. After a while, sitting on the couch and trying to bake banana bread can get boring without friends to hang out with. I put together a list of a few books that might be worth reading during the quarantine.    The Twilight...

Dole Whip Review

Lily Jarosik, Staff Writer

May 9, 2020

“It’s only three ingredients, how can you mess it up?” Asked my sister as we prepared the recipe that would ideally be simple and easy. The Disney Dole Whip is a soft-serve pineapple ice cream sold at the parks for a cool treat on a hot day. Many even say that it is one of the best snac...

Music Specials On TV During Quarantine

Sarah Tanny, Opinions Editor

May 9, 2020

    “In a time full of doubt just believe,” Country music fans might recognize these wise words as lyrics to a newly released song titled “Be A Light” by Thomas Rhett. He collaborated with Reba McEntire, Hillary Scott, Chris Tomlin and Keith Urban to craft a song that encourages people to...

Staff Writer Reviews New Netflix Series, “I Am Not Okay with This”

Staff Writer Reviews New Netflix Series,

Charlotte Peterson, Staff Writer

March 31, 2020

Netflix continues to produce their own original content, making the quantity of their own work almost immeasurable, but the quality is questionable." As Netflix released another original titled "I Am Not Okay with This," a series borderlining many genres including comedy, drama, teen, and fantasy, I...

(SPOILERS) Star Wars: Rise Of Skywalker Concludes A Poorly Handled Trilogy, And Fully Squanders All of Its Potential

(SPOILERS) Star Wars: Rise Of Skywalker Concludes A Poorly Handled Trilogy, And Fully Squanders All of Its Potential

Nik Ajroja, Entertainment Editor

February 5, 2020

The ninth installment in the Skywalker saga tries to undo all of the plot points set up in Star Wars: The Last Jedi but it fails altogether. Star Wars: Rise Of Skywalker takes place a year after The Last Jedi. Palpatine, played by Ian McDiarmid, has returned and is planning on taking over the entire gal...

Fight Night: KSI vs. Logan Paul

Fight Night: KSI vs. Logan Paul

Nik Ajroja, Entertainment Editor

December 11, 2019

A six round slugfest between youtubers KSI and Logan Paul in the STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, California ended with a stunning upset from KSI. The rematch was under question after the first fight was held in the Manchester Arena in 2018, which ended in a majority draw after 6 three-minute rounds. T...

Modern Warfare step in right direction for Call of Duty Franchise

Modern Warfare step in right direction for Call of Duty Franchise

Michael Serritella, Staff Writer

December 11, 2019

The popular game franchise, Call of Duty, has released their newest game in the Call of Duty series, going back to its roots with Modern Warfare. This is their sixteenth game in the series. Their reputation with their last couple of games for having badly made games and having no replayability. Modern...

Tall Girl Falls Short

Tall Girl Falls Short

Marianne Schraeder, Staff Writer

November 8, 2019

“You think your life is hard? I'm a high school junior wearing size 13 Nikes. Mens size 13 Nikes. Beat that.” This quote has recently blown up across multiple social media platforms, and comes from what some consider to be one of the worst movies ever produced: Tall Girl. This Netflix Original ...

KIRK by DaBaby Album Review

Mike Serritella, Staff Writer

November 4, 2019

Jonathan Lyndale Kirk aka DaBaby has had one successful summer. His album “Baby on Baby” had hits like “Suge” which reached number seven on the Billboard Hot 100 and the album itself landed to seven on the Billboard 200. Using the momentum of his summer success, he came out with his newest album ...

“Joker” Movie Review

Nik Ajroja, Staff Writer

November 4, 2019

Hands down, the film "Joker" is the most uncomfortable masterpiece since "The Shining." "Joker" is a cinematic miracle, and I don't think there is a better way to describe this movie. It's a miracle it was made and an even bigger miracle that it didn't turn out to be horrible. I didn't think Todd Phillips, the guy ...

“Pony” by Rex Orange Country

Nik Ajroja, Entertainment Editor

November 4, 2019

After a two year hiatus, with some singles released along the way, Rex Orange County has returned with his new album Pony. Rex Orange County released his debut album "bcos u will never b free" on SoundCloud in 2016, which landed him a management team. One year later Rex would go on to release his second ...

Kravings: The Pacer’s Kamika Patel Finds Unexpected Discovery Mexican Eatery Bien Chido

Kravings: The Pacer's Kamika Patel Finds Unexpected Discovery Mexican Eatery Bien Chido

Kamika Patel, Editor-in-chief

September 16, 2019

The expression, “mistakes can lead to discoveries,” does apply to reality. Whether it be accidentally tossing a shirt into the washer to soon find out it would not have shrunk if it had been hand washed or finding out someone’s real name after having called them the wrong one for quite a while...

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