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…But Turkey is Better

...But Turkey is Better

By Thomas Atkinson, Online Features Editor

December 23, 2015

Black Friday was originally known for the color used when accounts made a profit. Now it has become an annual event representing capitalistic, consumer-driven America. Every year, thousands of people wake up early and rush to shopping malls to take advantage of clearance deals and sales instead of...

Black Friday is Good…

Black Friday is Good...

By Sai Sreenivasan, Circulation Manager

December 23, 2015

Black Friday—the day on which the deals are steals and stores cut back on their losses. For many, Black Friday is more than just a shopping day, it’s a necessary tradition. In the CHS community, many people might not value Black Friday for what it truly is—an opportunity for families to purchase...

Syfy show puts a spin on traditional reality TV

Syfy show puts a spin on traditional reality TV

By By: Hanna Taft, Staff Writer

February 23, 2012

The first episode of Syfy’s reality series Face Off proves that reality television is more than scripted dialogue and fake drama, but has expanded to transforming humans into mythical and unknown creatures. Face Off’s first series brought in huge ratings for Syfy, so continuing with a second season...

FACE-OFF: Android vs. iPhone: Android prevails over iPhone

By Natalia Derechin, Features Production Editor

September 27, 2011

Hi, I’m Mac! I have a cool design, people want me left and right, and it seems that I am the most user-friendly and desired device in the world. The team at Apple has done a fantastic job marketing its products, convincing our generation to believe that anything that is not Apple is rotten and therefore...

Face off: Cougars on the prowl not welcome at CHS

By Carly Rotter, Staff Writer

April 11, 2011

Looking at a picture of Selena Gomez and Justin Bieber, something seems wrong. It’s not the fact that I am not the girl holding Justin’s hand. It’s the fact that Selena Gomez looks like his babysitter.   Gomez is what we call a cougar, a woman who prefers the companionship of a younger male,...

Face off: Double standard limits females’ quest for love

By Spencer Levy, Public Relations

April 11, 2011

There’s no denying it, CHS. I am a cougar, and I have taken a lot of heat for it, but I stand by my decision. Despite the hate and opposition, there is nothing wrong with this way of life. The population of cougars at CHS has been on the rise lately, especially in the senior class, and there is nothing...

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