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Movie – “Paranormal Activity 3”

Movie – “Paranormal Activity 3”

Jack Turzillo, Guest Writer
November 1, 2011
Filed under Opinion, Poplife

Just as I wouldn't consider home video of a child's birthday party to be a film, I don't consider "Paranormal Activity 3" to be a film. Rather, it is a recording of awful, shameless acting mixed with minimal special effects. What the directors intended to be an entertaining horror flick turned out to...

What does he/she want in you?

Brett Higgins, Copy Editor
October 24, 2011
Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

People are always insecure when it comes to the opposite gender. People never really know what’s on the other sex’s mind, why they do the things they do, or what the other gender wants in a girl/boy. So here are a few personality traits that girls and guys find attractive: What do guys want in ...

Rant: Boys

Rant: Boys

Brett Higgins, Copy Editor
September 29, 2011
Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

You can never figure out a guy’s main motive when he approaches you; Is he interested in getting to know you? In what way? I’m pretty sure he isn’t dying to hear you talk about a history documentary you saw last week. Plenty of guys are out there for the physical contact—touching, kissing,...

Is “Facebook hacking” actually mean?

Lindsay Gill, Staff Writer
September 27, 2011
Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

We judge people based on what they put on their Facebook more than we judge them for who they are. I think that’s just silly. Our generation has an obsession with social networking. Since I have an iPhone that can get on Facebook during school, people ask me to use it to check their Facebook on...

Rant: Drive-thrus

Anna Roberts, Staff Writer
September 22, 2011
Filed under Opinion

There are only a few things that really tick me off in the world, but there are some that will take me over the edge. One thing that happens consistently (not just to me, but others all the time) is when you are going through a drive-thru and someone screws up your order, and they have an intense...

School start times do not give students enough time

School start times do not give students enough time

Ryan Floom, Staff Writer
September 21, 2011
Filed under Opinion

Tigard High School's regular start time is 7:50 am, 8:15 am on Tuesdays. School ends at 2:50 pm every day. That is 7 hours of school. Students get 40 minutes for lunch and 10 minutes between four separate periods of hard focused work. On average, Tigard students get less than the recommended 8 hours...

Print books are going out

Anna Roberts, Staff Writer
September 16, 2011
Filed under Opinion

There is much debate between eBooks and print books. I’m sorry book lovers, but eBooks are much better! What’s not to love? I’ll give you five reasons. You can carry thousands of books with you on one device. A reason for the tree-huggers: It is eco-friendly. No ink used, and fewer trees ki...

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