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It’d be a crime to not watch the new Fantastic Beasts movie

It’d be a crime to not watch the new Fantastic Beasts movie

Mrunmayi Sathaye, Feature Editor

November 23, 2018

A highly-anticipated second movie in the Fantastic Beasts franchise and Potter universe, “Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald,” was released on Nov. 16. Watching the trailers on YouTube and the countless advertisements on Snapchat, I was in a constant state of nostalgia, and I couldn’t ...

Movie of champions

Movie of champions

Sydney Shinkle, Reporter

November 9, 2018

Being an avid Queen listener and Freddie Mercury fanatic ever since I was a young girl, I was obviously ecstatic when I heard the movie “Bohemian Rhapsody” would be coming to theaters. Going to see that movie was one of my top priorities this past weekend, but I will have to admit I was a bit worried...

Twenty One Pilots’ “Trench” will thrill fans

Twenty One Pilots’ “Trench” will thrill fans

Kate Haas, Reporter

October 11, 2018

After three years with no new album and a year of silence, Twenty One Pilots (TOP) released their highly anticipated and latest album, “Trench.” The world of “Trench” is incredibly detailed, emotional and heavy with symbolism, and while it features TOP’s iconic sound, it’s something quite uni...

A Month Without Social Media

A Month Without Social Media

Sydney Shinkle, Reporter

October 10, 2018

On Sep. 10, Bent Tree Bible Fellowship challenged its youth ministry to participate in a 31-day fast from all social media. While the fast was optional, many students decided to take part in the fast with the intentions of cleansing themselves and replacing the time spent on social media with time readi...

Sierra Burgess is an actual loser

Sierra Burgess is an actual loser

Rija Waqar, Reporter

September 21, 2018

On Sept. 7, Netflix released “Sierra Burgess is a Loser;” and despite the promising cast and important body positivity messages, it took some major L’s. The film begins when resident mean girl Veronica (Kristine Froseth) gets asked out on a date by Jamey (Noah Centineo). She gives him Sierra’s...

‘Nun’-thing to see here

‘Nun’-thing to see here

Rija Waqar, Reporter

September 17, 2018

On September 7, the fourth and possibly final movie in the Conjuring series was released. “The Nun” made its first appearance at the beginning of summer 2018 and festered quickly throughout the horror movie community. While “The Nun” is the fourth movie to come out in the series of “The Conjuring,”...

Warm and Fuzzy, and Fake?

Warm and Fuzzy, and Fake?

Kate Haas, Reporter

August 27, 2018

From crying over a scrunchie to making you want a fake boyfriend, To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before is an emotional trip of a movie that will, without a doubt, leave you believing in teenage love again. This new Netflix Original teen romcom is definitely cheesy, but absolutely charming. The sto...

Three restaurants put their own twist on “acai bowls”

Three restaurants put their own twist on “acai bowls”

Shreya Rao, Managing Editor

April 27, 2018

In my quest to encourage myself to not only eat healthier foods, but also like what I’m eating, I discovered acai bowls. An acai bowl, or Açaí na tigela, is a Brazilian dish that consists of pureed acai palm fruit and toppings such as whole fruit and granola. Since acai bowls have been trending f...

The silence says it all in “A Quiet Place”

The silence says it all in “A Quiet Place”

Aparnna Manoj, News Editor

April 12, 2018

Feeling the need to give everyone the silent treatment even after exiting the theater, John Krasinski’s A Quiet Place left me without words. Set in an environment overrun by blind, nameless monsters attracted to sound, a family is struggling to keep their home, communicate, and stay alive all while ...

Shawn Mendes drops two new singles before upcoming third album

Shawn Mendes drops two new singles before upcoming third album

Shalu Kattuvelil, Feature Editor

March 30, 2018

After Shawn Mendes posted videos and pictures with the dates March 22 and March 23 on social media, fans knew he was coming out with new music. Mendes confirmed fans suspicions when he surprised them with two new singles “In My Blood” and “Lost in Japan.” Although Mendes has not announced an off...

Love, Simon: A love story for today

Love, Simon: A love story for today

Harper Lee, Photo Editor

March 20, 2018

Bringing to life the Young Adult novel favorite, Simon vs. The Homo Sapiens Agenda, and giving us faces to the characters we love, Love, Simon was a feel-good movie that was funny, dynamic and truthful. It starts off with Simon, the protagonist, telling the audience, “I’m just like you.” Simon goes into ta...

Three must visit coffee shops in North Texas

Three must visit coffee shops in North Texas

Shalu Kattuvelil, Feature Editor

March 14, 2018

After seeing pictures of mouth watering cups of coffee on social media, I decided to ditch my typical Starbucks runs and visit the top aesthetically pleasing coffee shops in the area. Summer Moon Coffee: Best for hanging out with friends Summer Moon Coffee is located in Downtown Frisco, which perfectly fits...