The Observer’s top 5 (Nov. 2012)

‘Ya Boy Mitt’ –

This popular Twitter account poses as Mitt Romney and tweets hilarious anecdotes like “dayglow tonight tho put the campaign on hold” or “honestly y’all know I just chose Paul Ryan cuz he got two first names lol.”

iPhone 5-

This new iPhone is lighter, faster and has a larger screen than the iPhone 4, making it a hit with tech-savvy CHS students.  The iOS 6 software offers various features, including a sharper camera and more “emojis,” text message smiley faces, and other images.

Taken 2-

Taken 2 was released Oct. 4 after the major success of the first movie in 2008. Liam Neeson returns in this action-filled thriller, this time protecting his wife from Albanians looking for revenge.


The Nationals competed in the playoffs for the first time in the history of baseball, bringing a sense of camaraderie to our D.C. area despite their ultimate elimination.


CHS girls have been sporting this style in their everyday clothing and even their homecoming dresses.  A peplum is a short overskirt that is typically attached to a blouse or dress and is meant to accentuate the waist.