No, Deadpool is not kid-friendly. Why do you even have to ask?

Juliet Furlong, Perspective Editor

March 3, 2016

Many parents, after viewing Deadpool with their young children have complained that the crudely comedic movie is  inappropriate for young children. One knee-jerk reaction to such a complaint is usually “Why did you bring yo...

Fear and the Media

L Martin, Staff Editor

April 23, 2015

If one were to continuously watch the news, they would think that every second of every hour of every day, someone in the world was dying. Although this is true, they would believe it was due to planes mysteriously disappearing;...

History might be history in schools

Antoinette Lobello, Staff Editor

April 23, 2015

The history of time -- or the history of the US that is -- has been told to every student ever since Kindergarten with the lovely rhyme about Columbus, the ocean blue, and 1492. But something is wrong with the way history is taught...

Lack of young voters a disturbing reality

Erin Bottino, Staff Editor

December 5, 2014

Voting. It’s a part of life that, while sometimes annoying, is a necessary evil. The democratic process is taught to Americans at an early age, and it has been used to decide everything from what to eat for dinner to who the...

Great critics of America in history

October 24, 2014

Charles Dickens was particularly disgusted with America's tobacco habit, and vented about it while in Washington D.C. He labeled our nation's capital "the head-quarters of tobacco-tinctured saliva,"

America: Troubled, but still on top

Elizabeth Pusateri, Staff writer

October 24, 2014

Yes, Americans make mistakes. But it’s as Thomas Edison said: “I didn’t fail 10,000 times, I merely found 10,000 ways how not to make a lightbulb.”

Student newspaper after new talent, intrepid reporters

September 17, 2014

I'm often asked, "How did you guys come up with that name for the newspaper?" And I often struggle to answer. Mostly I struggle because no one actually asks that question.

Aquatic center would not meet LP’s needs

Robert Moy, Staff Writer

March 27, 2014

After a failed referendum last April for the proposed swimming facility, now known as the “Indoor Aquatic Center”, Lake Park High School wound up trying again. The school and the community had plans to build a $9.1 million,...

Take the communication out of relationships

Nick Costanzo, Opinions Editor

March 27, 2014

Bro, do even talk to your girl? Well now you don’t have to. Thanks to the ever-so-convenient ‘BroApp’, a loving message can be automatically sent to your significant other. Debuting on March 3, the app happily boasts over...

Voting no for pool a mistake

Abby Vehrs, News Editor

March 20, 2014

Progressives have been met with opposition and ignorance all throughout history. It’s a fact; people hate change. And some will go at any length to tear down the hope of those that are idealistically opposed to them—including...

Dangle your carrot internet

Nicholas Costanzo, Opinions Editor

March 11, 2014

                Carrot dating, because telling your parents you met on eHarmony was so easy.                 Fresh to the Apple app store and Google’s Play store, the Carrot dating app was designed...