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The US Should Learn From Finland To Improve The Education System

The US Should Learn From Finland To Improve The Education System

Maddie Katz, Staff Reporter

November 3, 2017


Filed under Opinions, Top Stories

When it comes to education, why is the US being beat by countries that ask so much less of their students? Countries like Finland where the students sit in a classroom for an average of three hours and forty-five minutes a day have a better education system than the US. The US should learn the methods...

Where’s My Gas?

Where’s My Gas?

Matt Blake, Andy Blair, and Chaetan Prabhu

September 27, 2017


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Desperate men and women fled to their local gas stations in the days leading up to Hurricane Irma to be shown that the price of gas had increased drastically over the past month. In the most desperate time that Florida has had in awhile, when the people that live here need gas the most, the price...

Things are Heating Up

Things are Heating Up

Matt Blake, Staff Reporter

February 16, 2017


Filed under Opinions

Dedicated people do not back down. The men and women of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) have spent the last eight years working under a president that supported them in their prevention of Global Warming. Then, he came. Donald J. Trump. Master of ignorance, spray on tan, and the origin of...

Let’s Make America Nice Again

Let’s Make America Nice Again

Abby Frye, Staff Reporter

February 16, 2017


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America has been known to be a country of honor and freedom. However, in light of recent events, this country and its citizens have strayed further and further away from its founding principles. Instead of striding towards tolerance and equality, America seems to be taking steps in the opposite direction,...

Experiencing the Libertarian Presidential Convention

Michael Buccholz, Staff Reporter

November 8, 2016


Filed under Opinions

When you think of Orlando, what do you think about? Disney? Universal? Probably. But from the 26th to the 29th of May, Orlando was the host of the Libertarian Party National Convention. This was the event where the Libertarian Party would host events, conduct a debate amongst the candidates, and the...

Keeping Up With The Joneses review

Keeping Up With The Joneses review

Matt Blake, Staff Reporter

November 4, 2016


Filed under Opinions

The new comedy movie coming from movie veteran Zach Galifianakis, Keeping Up With The Joneses, was a classic way for Galifianakis to show off the comedy skills that he is so famous for. Since the director of this movie, Greg Mottola, also directed movies including Superbad and Adventureland, there was potential ...

How will America be after 4 years of Trump?

How will America be after 4 years of Trump?

Matt Blake, Staff Reporter

October 28, 2016


Filed under Opinions

The America that Donald Trump has advertised sounds appealing to a lot of people. With a big idea about how America can be great again and a extremely loyal fan base, Mr. Trump has a very good chance of being our next president. What will America be like after a Trump presidency? To ask that, we...

VETO on Hillary & Trump

VETO on Hillary & Trump

Midsy Corona, Staff Reporter

October 27, 2016


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Can America just have a reset button for the candidates running for office? People disagree on whether Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton is the most eligible candidate for office. There are also people that say that both candidates are not qualified to do the job because they lie, their beliefs are...

Why Columbus Day isn’t really a holiday?

Why Columbus Day isn’t really a holiday?

Joshua Bongat, Staff Reporter

October 27, 2016


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United states, unlike any countries have “national holidays” and many states have chosen to honor some of their federal holidays, In reality all 50 states only recognizes eight federal holidays like: ( New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, Labor Day, Veterans Day,and Dr....

There is another choice

There is another choice

Michael Buchholz, Staff Reporter

October 25, 2016


Filed under Opinions

In an election cycle that has unarguably two of the most unpopular candidates among voters, the people want another choice. The USA is supposed to be the Land of the Free, yet it seems the major party candidates are trying to restrict the freedoms of US citizens. Whether it be banning immigration...

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