When English Comes Second

When English Comes Second

Freya Sonnichsen, Staff Photographer
December 22, 2014
Filed under Opinions, Showcase

“When did you move here?” “Can you say something in Danish?” “Wait, where is Denmark again?” It’s very likely that I will be asked either one or all three of these questions when I’m meeting new people. By one look at me, you would never guess I’m not American. It’s not apparent... Read more »

Why “touché” is the best word

Why “touché” is the best word

Drew Quiriconi, Opinions Editor
December 21, 2014
Filed under Opinions

Touché is the most beautiful word in the English language. Or is it French? Well it doesn’t matter, what’s important is the word itself. The word literally means touched. When you hit your opponent in fencing, they say touché to signify a point against them. In an argument, touché means that... Read more »

Why minimum wage deserves maximum attention

Why minimum wage deserves maximum attention

Brian Crotty and Neal Hasan, Correspondents
December 19, 2014
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Required school uniforms: Not that bad?

Required school uniforms: Not that bad?

Freya Sonnichsen, Staff Photographer
December 3, 2014
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Faux real faux-bias

Faux real faux-bias

Sharon Pan, Online Managing Editor
November 21, 2014
Filed under Columns, Opinions

Breaking news! Faux-bias are taking over the nation as we speak. From Fear-bola, anarchno-bia, to bee-fauxbia, it is believed that 308,000 Americans are suffering from faux-bias today. These irrational fears have grown tremendously since Fear-bola has taken over. Faux-bias are caused by the amygdala... Read more »

What so proudly we hail? Central needs more Veterans Day recognition

What so proudly we hail? Central needs more Veterans Day recognition

Maya Fenter, Front Page News Editor
November 11, 2014
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Women should dress modestly but creatively for Halloween

Women should dress modestly but creatively for Halloween

Naga Vivekanandan, Profiles Editor
October 31, 2014
Filed under Opinions

Halloween is one of the few holidays that Americans from many backgrounds celebrate. But lately, seeing some people’s costumes makes me think, honey, if Jesus could see you right now, what would he think? Here are my top reasons why girls should choose to dress modestly for Halloween. Number one:... Read more »

Teens should take advantage of American Dream

Sharon Pan, Online Managing Editor
October 19, 2014
Filed under Opinions

First world problems. How many times have we heard a friend sarcastically sneer that someone for complaining about their drained phones? How many times have we been jealous over a new accessory or car that we’ve wanted? How many times have we ignored everything we have in our lives, only to find... Read more »

LAN Down Under: Internet censorship should be limited at school

LAN Down Under: Internet censorship should be limited at school

Drew Quiriconi, Opinions Editor
October 15, 2014
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