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Dark Family Films Are Not Okay

Dark Family Films Are Not Okay

Virgil Lyon

October 19, 2017


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Opinion, Uncategorized

With Halloween coming up, and the year of 2017 coming to a close, a lot of prominent movies have passed us by, opening into this year’s “movie graveyard.” The winter and summer months generally have an overflow of movies targeted at kids 12 and under, as those are months where the family is at ...

Is there too much pressure on girls to have “perfect” bodies?

Yahaira Banuelos

October 19, 2017


Filed under Opinion

It is 2017 and in this day and age there are a lot of things society doesn’t “accept.” For a couple years now things have changed. It is now upon women to look a certain way in order to feel “accepted.” Over the years women’s self esteem has lowered due to what society says. Dating back to t...

Our Goal – Comic

Our Goal – Comic

Trinity Schultheiss

October 19, 2017


Filed under Opinion

“Tobacco Free Campus”

Bailey Yarborough

October 19, 2017


Filed under Opinion

McPherson High School is a supporter of a tobacco-free campus. Any student in a school associated activity such as sports, band, or clubs, has to sign a release form stating that the school has a right to test any student who signs. This ensures that they can randomly drug test you. So that varsity...

Can Money Buy Us Happiness?

Can Money Buy Us Happiness?

Adriana Garcia

October 16, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Worldwide

As the old adage goes, “money can’t buy us happiness”.  But is this true?  Is money too greatly associated with greed?  Money is a big idea of happiness, but it’s also believed to stray one from what’s truly important in life.  Things that you don’t need to pay for like love, family, ...

Refusal of Service is Absurd

Refusal of Service is Absurd

Virgil Lyon

October 13, 2017


Filed under National/Global, News, Opinion

Recently, a pro-life christian group was booted from a Seattle coffee shop, for putting up an anti-abortion poster, then attempting to receive service. While this is not the full story, this also brings to mind the time when it went the opposite way. In 2012, a Colorado baker refused service to a ga...

Can Crime Become Art?

Can Crime Become Art?

Cat Palacios

October 12, 2017


Filed under Community Based, Opinion, Worldwide

What is art? Most will say drawing or painting. Some will say dancing or music. However the definition of art is so loose that it is hard to figure out if it is art or not. Surely I couldn’t just rub Cheeto dust on a white page of paper and expect it to be known around the world as a creative mast...

Is It Right?

Is It Right?

Editorial Board

October 9, 2017


Filed under Opinion, Worldwide

There has been a sudden uprise in the NFL and some people are wondering, why are they all kneeling? NFL players have been kneeling for the national anthem lately more than ever, they have a strong message to share, and many people around the world have heard it, and started responding, including ...

NFL Kneeling Controversy

Kaylea Herrman

September 29, 2017


Filed under Football, Opinion, Sports

There has been a lot of controversy lately over protesting during the National Anthem.  President Donald Trump has gotten involved and may people didn't like what he had to say.  President tweeted: “The NFL has all sorts of rules and regulations. The only way out for them is to set a rule that you...

Our Toxicity in Our Environment

September 28, 2017


Filed under Opinion

“Dangers of Migration”

“Dangers of Migration”

September 28, 2017


Filed under Opinion

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Baby Talk

Baby Talk

Maggie Leaf, Editorial Cartoonist

September 28, 2017


Filed under National/Global, Opinion

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