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Writing out traditions of cursive for the future

Students in the U. S. learn cursive in their primary school, but rarely use it after. Teaching cursive is an outdated practice that has been replaced by technology.

By Anna Kronthal, Opinions Editor

October 21, 2019

All of us remember the infamous kindergarten worksheets where students are asked to trace along a dotted line or continuously pencil out ten curly versions of the letter “Q” in a row to learn the cursive alphabet. What do not remember? Ever using it again.  For many years, there have been ongoing deba...

What Does the Future Hold For Future?

The cover to Future's album

By Max Kandel, Advertising Manager

March 8, 2017

When Future, the 33 year old rapper from Atlanta released his latest album “FUTURE” with 17 songs, everyone was excited for to hear his latest music as his last release was “EVOL” in Feb. 2016. After releasing “FUTURE,” an album that pays homage to Atlanta on Feb. 17, 2017, Future surprised...

The Observer’s Fab February Albums/EPs

By Sarah O'Brien, Arts Editor

February 25, 2017

Every week, a large selection of albums and singles are released. It can become overwhelming to figure out what’s worth listening to and what’s not. The Observer made a list of some noteworthy albums that have already been released in February.   Process by Sampha After his collaboration...

‘In Time’ tells original, entertaining sci-fi tale

'In Time' tells original, entertaining sci-fi tale

By By: Natasha Palance, Staff Writer

November 22, 2011

Time is of the essence in the new sci-fi allegorical action thriller, In Time, which leaves audience members sitting on the edge of their seats and pondering the ever imbalanced social and wealth system in society. The film takes off from an intriguing premise that’s shrewd, fun, original and time...

Futuristic Coke machine comes to California Tortilla

By By Sophia Tapper, Staff Writer

November 29, 2010

Coca-Cola’s new coke dispenser, Coke Freestyle, offers over 100 different soda flavors, and will soon replace the average drink dispenser at Cabin John Mall’s California Tortilla around Thanksgiving. The Freestyle’s dispenser automatically cools the drinks so there is no need for ice, although...

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