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A Scary Good Time

Breckyn Martens
October 24, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Just for Fun ☆~(◡‿◕✿), Uncategorized

Breckyn Martens Boo! Did I scare you? I hope so because it’s almost Halloween! In honor of Halloween spirit, the McPherson Museum is hosting  a blood curdling haunted house! This year, the museum is putting on a Historical Haunted to raise money for the McPherson Museum. The haunted house is...

The Benefits of Bilingualism

The Benefits of Bilingualism

Taylor Verow
October 18, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Opinion

   Many people believe that learning a second or third language is cool or interesting. In addition, it is also good for your brain and can help you connect with people.    Scientists have found that learning another language or two can help improve memory and extend your attention span. There a...

Study When You Sleep?

Taylor Verow
October 14, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment

   Being a high school student can be hard sometimes. Especially when you have loads of texts and exams. You may find yourself staying up all night, cramming material, trying to prepare for a text the next day. This may seem good but it isn’t really helping you. Here are some things you can do to i...

“Today’s Music Sucks”

Zach Wash
October 13, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Music ヽ(⌐■_■)ノ♪♬, Opinion, Worldwide

“Today’s Music Sucks” Does music today suck? If so, why? “Today’s music sucks” has become common rhetoric these days. But why do people feel this way? Is it because the music industry really has declined? Or is it just a nostalgic bias people feel for music from generations before. To ans...

I Got the Music in Me

Breckyn Martens
October 12, 2016
Filed under Music ヽ(⌐■_■)ノ♪♬

                               Breckyn Martens    Music can be more than just a catchy tune, music also can have some amazing health benefits that can help people in their day-to-day lives as well. To most of us, music is just something that will help us focus, something to dance to, or something that will im...

15 Totally Interesting and Random Facts

15 Totally Interesting and Random Facts

Maegan Vincent
October 10, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Just for Fun ☆~(◡‿◕✿)

Your pupil can expand as much as 45% when you look at someone/something you love. Cats rub their faces against objects to claim them as their territory. When a cat’s head rubs you, you are considered their family. When someone tickles you, the laughter is a pain response. That’s why you can’t ...

High Tea in Amsterdam

High Tea in Amsterdam

Katelyn Martin
September 29, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Just for Fun ☆~(◡‿◕✿), Opinion, Uncategorized, Worldwide

        From the early 1800’s, afternoon tea has been a delicacy served all around the world. Also known as lunch, or simply just a snack. But have we Americans ever really appreciated it? We don’t know how exquisite High Tea actually is and the time and class it takes to have it.      ...

Top 10 Kpop Dances

Top 10 Kpop Dances

Katelyn Martin
September 28, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Just for Fun ☆~(◡‿◕✿), Music ヽ(⌐■_■)ノ♪♬, Opinion, Student Life

If you're into Korean Pop Music, but you really look into the choreography then you should definitely watch these Top 10 Kpop Dances. Number 1.) BTS- Fire Choreographer- Keone Madrid Album- The Most Beautiful Moment In Life: Young Forever This super upbeat song definitely goes with the name!...

Celebrating My Chemical Romance: Black Parade 10 Year Anniversary

Celebrating My Chemical Romance: Black Parade 10 Year Anniversary
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kDWgsQhbaqU

Maegan Vincent
September 28, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Just for Fun ☆~(◡‿◕✿), Music ヽ(⌐■_■)ノ♪♬

Ten years ago, on October 23, 2006, My Chemical Romance released their famous album Black Parade. This album contained four singles: Welcome To The Black Parade, Teenagers, Famous Last Words, and I Don’t Love You. These singles immediately became popular. The album sold 1,610,000 copies in the U. S du...

What’s the last movie or TV show you watched?

Katelyn Martin, Matie Anderson, and Maegan Vincent
September 14, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Hot Off the Hallway, Movie Reviews

Why did it stick out to you? “Because it's very intriguing and scary.” -Rachel Carlson “I enjoy it because it's an anime that I can watch to escape reality.” -Simon Steinert “It was talking about content that I cared about.” -Nicholas Griggs Would you recommend it to f...

Take A Step… Or 39

Jordan Moll
August 26, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Local, News

At McPherson High School, the theatrical performances are one of the most popular events that our amazing students and staff alike put on. Whether it’s for a date, watching a friend perform, or just for fun, hundreds of people show up throughout the year to see them. Going to my first school musical...

Different cultures brought together through the Exchange Program

Different cultures brought together through the Exchange Program

Denise Farley
May 16, 2016
Filed under Just for Fun ☆~(◡‿◕✿), Student Life

           Most people would balk at the thought of living in another country for a year. However, I interviewed two exchange students, and my dad about what they thought. My dad had been in Norway before, so even though he knew what the country was like, it was a new experience for ...

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