The Observer

Stoppable finds pride in ditching the system

Stoppable finds pride in ditching the system

By Joe Nolan

June 3, 2013

High school? I have no regrets. I just wish I did everything differently. Supposedly the four years of our lives where we “find ourselves” and become an “individual” and make our own “decisions” and flower “intellectually,” my years at CHS have debunked the lie that our parents and...

Education reform needed to compete

By Joe Nolan, Opinions Editor

February 28, 2013

In the midst of the Space Race of the 1950s, the US was startled to find itself playing catch-up with the USSR for the title of world’s greatest superpower. When the Soviets launched Sputnik into space, America accepted the challenge and quickly shifted its education standards to usher in an era of unprec...

Parties in the USA (Romney)

By Joe Nolan, Opinions Editor

November 7, 2012

Health care Mitt Romney will strike down Obamacare because it was forced on people who don’t share its principles. The Supreme Court didn’t even support the full bill, but a modified version that eliminated the health care mandate and restructured it as a tax, effectively passing into law a diffe...

Don’t balk at Cathy, just ‘eat more chikin’

Don't balk at Cathy, just 'eat more chikin'

By Joe Nolan, Opinions Editor

October 1, 2012

When the "news" came out that Chick-fil-A supported the traditional definition of marriage, dissenting CHS students biting into the restaurant chain’s iconic chicken sandwich found themselves in a dilemma difficult to digest: should they continue to patroniza a business that holds atypical views? ...

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