That pause always gets to you. Every single student who has attended Oakland Mills knows the disparaging feeling when you have just told someone where you go to school and … Continue Reading The Oakland Mills Pause: An Editorical View on the Recent Events at OM
From a young age, boys are taught not to hit girls because they’re stronger than them, but do parents drill into their daughters’ heads that hitting boys is wrong as … Continue Reading Domestic Abuse
Disney princesses are pretty much inescapable; they’re everywhere. No matter where in the world you live, you’ve most likely seen movies like Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, and Snow White, leaving … Continue Reading Having Courage and Being Kind: Rethinking Cinderella and Bravery as a Whole
Although social media is so popular, it can cause many issues with people. Some of these issues include body image, exposure to inappropriate content, social affirmation, and cyber … Continue Reading Harmful Effects of Social Media
High school is intended to be the years when you develop into an adult. Once you graduate high school, continued schooling is an option. As graduation rolls around, students … Continue Reading Does High School Prepare Students For Life?
Starting in the late 2000s, it was not uncommon to see a smartphone in the hands of neighbors, friends, family and even strangers wherever you went. According to Digital Unite, … Continue Reading Smartphones: How Do They Really Affect Us?
In case you haven’t heard, Apple released a new phone. The iPhone X has been making waves in the technology world and is on Apple’s website with a … Continue Reading What Would It Take for iPhones to Go Out of Style?
It’s Halloween! Now is the perfect time to watch a spooky movie, whether alone or with friends. Let’s talk about the new movie that came out on … Continue Reading Halloween Movies: Spooky and Scary Cinema Greats
The Oscars are a prestigious award show that celebrate the best moments in cinema for movies and actors every year. When “Oscar season” rolls around, the media is … Continue Reading The Academy’s Awards’ Fall From Grace: How the Oscars Have Suffered a Decline in Quality
If Howard County capped the age for trick-or-treating, how would you feel? In Canada, a town restricts the age for trick or treaters at sixteen. If any … Continue Reading Too Old To Trick Or Treat?: A Safe Halloween for All Ages
A conspiracy theory has many different definitions and variations. Most will agree that conspiracy theories are ways to understand the world and keep a peace of mind. … Continue Reading Conspiracy Theories: Always Waiting To Be Discovered
Project Semicolon was started in order to raise awareness about suicide, however, the founder, Amy Bleuel, committed suicide herself. The movement began in 2013––ten years after Bleuel’s father … Continue Reading Project Semicolon: Your Story Isn’t Over Yet
The new Netflix original show 13 Reasons Why has become an extremely popular topic of conversation recently, drawing the attention of teens and adults alike. 13 Reasons Why tackles issues … Continue Reading Thirteen Things to Know About 13 Reasons Why
The Electoral College is a group of people chosen to represent their state’s popular vote of who to elect as president. Each state elects a slate of electors, the number … Continue Reading Abolish The Electoral College
We all have set ideas about mental illnesses––but what many people do not understand is that those who are afflicted with mental illnesses not only suffer from … Continue Reading It’s All In Your Head
The Mandela Effect is a new phenomenon that has become extremely popular on social media. The Mandela Effect is the theory of parallel universes formed on the idea that … Continue Reading The Mandela Effect