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Warrior Reads: The Soul of an Octopus

Warrior Reads: The Soul of an Octopus

Audrey Helm, Editor-in-Chief

November 6, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

I am not a purveyor of nonfiction. If you ask me why I don’t read it, I will tell you that too often dry, dusty, and unimaginative. However, “The Soul of an Octopus: A Surprising Exploration of the Wonder of Consciousness” by Sy Montgomery is none of those things. As you may imagine, it is indee...

Female Role in Battlefield V Causes Controversy

Female Role in Battlefield V Causes Controversy

Sierra Yost, Photo Editor

October 6, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Battlefield V, coming out November 20th, has been long awaited. However, it is going to be slightly different than the rest of the games in the series. Instead of playing as Sergeant Daniel Recker in the campaign, you now get to play as a woman. This has sparked a conflict within the gaming community and Battlefield’s vast fanbase.

Sony Bans Cross-Platform Gaming

Sony Bans Cross-Platform Gaming

Diego Torres, Reporter

October 4, 2018


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Sony, creators of the second most popular console, has decided to end cross-platform gaming. Disabling Playstation gamers to connect with other people in the gaming community. Limiting gamers to more controlled connections. Cross-platform is a special connection that connects numerous consoles together for g...

The Fantasies of Dungeons and Dragons

The Fantasies of Dungeons and Dragons

Isaac Glad, Reporter

October 4, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Everybody has their favorite games. There are the gamers, board people, card players, chess club, PC gamers. But there is one game that has been around longer than any of the rest. "I'm a thief. I've been a thief for as long as I've been here. Never considered anything but my own trade—it was th...

Warrior Reads: Ellen Hopkins

Warrior Reads: Ellen Hopkins

Rayven Cann, Sports Editor

October 4, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Crank, Burned, Impulse, Triangles, Tricks, Identical, Rumble, The You I’ve Never Known, and now fresh on the shelves People Kill People. Ellen Hopkins is a well-known author for teen literature. Following along with tough and mature content, Hopkins’ new book touches on concepts such as white sup...

True crime: The Future of Podcasting

Lindsay Cook, Reporter

October 4, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

As podcasts increase in popularity, so does the search for America’s favorite obsession: true crime stories. This article includes some of the most popular crime podcasts of the last few years. All the following podcasts are available wherever you prefer to listen, including Apple Podcast, Stitcher, Google...

Food, Lights, and Movies

Food, Lights, and Movies

Kate Okabe, Reporter

October 4, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

It’s 2018. A new school year, new friends, new teachers, and...new movies. With the new year over 1,000 movies have been released.  Whether it’s between movies in theaters, educational videos, or even new Netflix releases, about over 400 more movies are going to be released through the rest of this year.

Five fairytales you thought you knew

Five fairytales you thought you knew

Sarah Al-Barkawi, Web Editor

October 2, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Fairytales are cherished from childhood until adulthood: from singing along with music, to playing dress up and emotionally crying over happily ever afters. But few know that Disney movies sugarcoated the fairy tales for general enjoyment. Some popular tales that got a more palatable makeover are: ...

So summer is over… now what?

So summer is over… now what?

Keaton Wood, Reporter

October 2, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

When the temperature drops people don't want to be stuck out in the cold and often stay inside, which can be boring. There are all sorts of things that people can do for fun during the fall and winter months. There are traditional activities like skiing and going for a drive to see the leaves change ...

The Sexualization of the children in Stranger Things

The Sexualization of the children in Stranger Things

Breanna Siepert

October 2, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

Stranger Things, a popular Netflix Original series, recently took the internet by storm with it’s premiere of the newest season, Stranger Things 2. With this new season premiering less than a month ago there have already been countless incidents involving the young stars of the show being sexualized by...

Games of the Closed Nerd Society

Games of the Closed Nerd Society

Rayven Cann, Reporter

October 2, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

A long time ago, in a world years before our time, games of different natures were being made. From the great minds of Richard Garfield, Gary Gygax, and Dave Arneson come time-altering games. In 1993 Magic the Gathering took the nation by storm, selling out set after set. 1974, Dungeons and Dragons book...

Infinity War Review

Infinity War Review

Callé Hansen, Opinion Editor

October 2, 2018


Filed under Entertainment

After the Infinity War trailer came out a few months ago, fans have been anxiously waiting to see how the Avengers, banded with the Guardians of the Galaxy and other heroes from the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), would defeat the powerful Thanos.    The trailer gave teasers that fans went wild about, inclu...

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