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The Color Purple Book Review

Gabi Beard

September 21, 2018


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Have you ever thought about what it was like in the olden days when slavery was legal? Have you ever put yourself in their shoes and imagined if you were a slave? The Color Purple, by Alice Walker is a compelling novel written about the life of a young girl named Celie. This book outlines the hards...

2018 Grammy Awards

2018 Grammy Awards

Gaby T

February 1, 2018


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The 2018 Grammy list of nominations are finally here! After sixty years of the Grammy Awards Hip-Hop and R&B have finally trumped Pop music in the nominations. Jay Z currently has the most nominations and is followed by Kendrick Lamar and Bruno Mars. Though close behind with the most nominations for a...

What causes tides?

Sarah Standard

February 1, 2018


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Gravity is the main factor that causes tides. Tides are periodic rises and falls of large bodies of water (http://www.enchantedlearning.com/subjects/ocean/Tides.shtml). They are caused by the gravitational attraction of the moon, the sun, and the earth. Newton discovered that objects are attracted to each other based on their size. ...

Why Do Wolves Howl?

Sarah Standard

February 1, 2018


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  Wolf howling is a form of communication to fellow wolves. The high pitched noise can travel about 10 miles in a tundra without trees.(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ndSmT9sLKTQ). Thus, wolves are able to convey information to other wolves, farther away. Although many might think a wolf howls at a full moon, ...

How To Get The Best Sleep Of Your Life

Fiona Batstone

December 1, 2017


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Trying to fall asleep is often difficult and with the stress of work or school weighing on a person, it can make it feel impossible. However, there is actually a way to get the best sleep of your life every night. One major step to get a really good sleep is to put away all electronics 30 minutes before ...

Harvey Weinstein: a Sexual Assaulter?

Rachel A

November 30, 2017


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The 65 year-old, Hollywood Producer and one of the founders of MiraMax, Harvey Weinstein has been accused by many women in the Hollywood industry of sexual-misconduct. Many women in the Hollywood industry today continue to come forward and expose Harvey Weinstein as a sexual predator, as they explain...

Importance of Stretching Every Day

Sarah Standard

November 30, 2017


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Stretching is very important for mobility and increasing energy levels everyday!. “It relaxes your muscles and increases blood flow and nutrients to your cartilage and muscles”( Health Fitness Revolution).   There is a buildup of stress and tension in people’s muscles from everyday obstacles. Stretching helps to get rid of this s...

How Much Water Do I Need To Drink Per Day?

Sarah Standard

November 30, 2017


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The human body is over 50% water. There are many different opinions regarding the correct amount of water to consume per day. One’s recommended water intake depends on several components such as health and activity level.   Water is one of the most important factors of living. People l...

Heelys: The New Trend

November 27, 2017


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  Heelys are the new craze around Tarbut V'Torah.  Ever since Jay Bernstein wore his Heelys to school people have been buying them non-stop. For those of you who are not aware, Heelys are shoes with wheels in them that allow you to glide past the crowd. They are a casual version of roller skat...

Why We Need Lawyers

Victoria Elfend, Author

November 27, 2017


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Lawyers are the backbone of society. There cannot be a civil society without law (O’Brien). “Civilized societies are so complex that they could not exist without a well-developed system of law” (O’ Brien). The overall law career is worthwhile because our lives are based on law and order. Without laws we wo...

Are All Three Kardashian’s Pregnant?

Rachel A.

October 30, 2017


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  Khloe Kardashian, Kim Kardashian, and Kylie Jenner are all allegedly pregnant at the same exact time; and many people believe that Kris Jenner was the mastermind behind it all. Khloe Kardashian openly admitted to the public that she was expecting her first child with her boyfriend, Cleve...

Tragedy in Vegas

Rachel A.

October 30, 2017


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  By now it is public knowledge that there was a tragic major shooting by 64-year-old, Stephen Paddock, who opened fire on a country music festival in Las Vegas on Sunday, October 1 around 10pm. He did so from his hotel room window with his 47 firearms weapons that he brought with him, while h...

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