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LOVING TO HATE OURSELVES

LOVING TO HATE OURSELVES

March 17, 2018


Filed under OPINION, SHOWCASE

Almost everyone has something that they want to change about themselves. However, there is a clear-cut difference between wanting to improve, and simply wasting time insulting oneself. Lately, it seems that it has been incredibly common for teens to use negative slander to put themselves down, rather...

TALKING ABOUT TRUMP: HOW WE TIE OUR OWN TONGUES

TALKING ABOUT TRUMP: HOW WE TIE OUR OWN TONGUES

Shelby Dorman, Web Staff

March 11, 2018


Filed under OPINION, SHOWCASE

While Trump’s behavior on Twitter is uncondonable and much of his policy controversial, the way we talk about him is the real problem at hand. Yes, he constantly says objectionable comments, but this isn’t news. We can all agree that his behavior is not what we deserve from a president. Why i...

A “STORMI” BREWING OVERHEAD

A “STORMI” BREWING OVERHEAD

Corinne Capodagli, Opinion Editor

February 28, 2018


Filed under OPINION

I’ll be the first to open up and say that I love celebrity drama, as do many of my fellow Americans. Maybe this is because we’ll desperately grasp for anything that will elevate us to the same level as some of our favorite pop culture icons. This fixation with celebrity life isn’t anything new thoug...

NON-SKIERS IN SANDPOINT

NON-SKIERS IN SANDPOINT

Aaron Cole, Web Staff

February 16, 2018


Filed under OPINION, SHOWCASE

Every small town that is relatively secluded only has one or two major sources of entertainment, there just aren't enough people to support lots of options. In Sandpoint, it's the ski resort. In Sandpoint nearly everyone skis or snowboards. Which is understandable considering that one of the tow...

DIVERSIFYING “THE BACHELOR”

DIVERSIFYING “THE BACHELOR”

Corinne Capodagli, Opinion Editor

February 9, 2018


Filed under OPINION, SHOWCASE

Every Monday, I anxiously wait for "The Bachelor" to air. Sitting in my living room, living my best life in my jammies, contemplating the meaning of life as I watch each girl attempt to win Arie’s heart. The first time I tuned in this season however, there was one notable feat: the lack of divers...

SUICIDE SCANDAL

SUICIDE SCANDAL

Freddy Libby, Assistant Photo Editor

February 8, 2018


Filed under OPINION, SHOWCASE

In one of the most recent videos uploaded to YouTube, vlogger Logan Paul posted a video that contained him and his friends exploring the Japanese forest Aokigahara, commonly known as the Suicide Forest. While they explore the woods, the video depicts them coming across a dead body and laughing a...

SENSITIVITY SYNDROME

SENSITIVITY SYNDROME

January 31, 2018


Filed under OPINION

As a child most of us are taught the golden rule: treat others the way you would want to be treated. In reality, it can be hard (or sometimes impossible) to please everyone in a room, and 2018 is no exception. With every remote backstep or forward movement we make, there is undoubtedly a party...

ADDRESSING CONSENT

ADDRESSING CONSENT

McCalee Cain, Editor-in-Chief

January 31, 2018


Filed under OPINION, SHOWCASE

I love Aziz Ansari. I’m an avid fan of his Netflix sitcom “Master of None”, and his role as the lovable Tom Haverford on NBC’s “Parks and Recreation”. His New York Times Bestseller “Modern Romance” can be found affectionately dogeared in my headboard among my most treasured titles. I...

SENIOR PROJECT CONTROVERSY

SENIOR PROJECT CONTROVERSY

Shelby Dorman, Web Staff

January 13, 2018


Filed under OPINION, SHOWCASE

To the dismay of many students, the SHS administration announced a number of topics banned for the senior projects. Most were highly controversial issues such as the death penalty, abortion, legalization of marijuana, same sex marriage, and religion. Was it ethical to limit the academic freedom of s...

APPEARANCE EXPECTATIONS

Ahna Groat and Aaron Cole

December 22, 2017


Filed under OPINION, POINT/COUNTERPOINT

Ahna Groat Despite bloggers who use social media as a platform to try and help boost self confidence in girls, there still seems to be a deficit in overall self confidence. Many girls feel incapable of coming to school without looking nice. Some even wake up hours before school to put on their ...

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