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It’s Time to Talk about Representation

It's Time to Talk about Representation

OPINION BY: Eva Burklund

February 27, 2019

When I first saw the trailer for the movie “Love, Simon,” I was so happy I couldn’t help but giggle. I remember going to the movies and having my mind blown at the fact that a gay character was the lead in a blockbuster movie, especially when the primary focus of the story was the main character questioning his...

Opinion: Best Year of High School

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OPINION BY Lily Allpress, Assistant Editor-In-Chief

February 12, 2019

Ah, high school, the “best” years of our lives...supposedly. The four years we spend in this building change us, usually for the better, but, out of all the four years, which one is truly the best? Freshman, sophomore, junior, or senior year?   The angst that fills these walls is sometimes overpowering, the different age groups mingling and becoming friends. All the non-seniors f...

Trend Takeover

Kendra Scott and Lululemon have become more popular because of their quality. Many students have chose to buy these products.

OPINION BY Kenzie Ward, Staff Writer

February 4, 2019

It’s officially 2019, and although 2018 may be over, the trends are never ending. We started the year off with the world record egg that went viral in less than the first 20 days of the new year. With over 50 million likes, the egg dominates the previously most liked picture on Instagram, which...

Valentine’s Day: Is It a Corporate Holiday?

OPINION BY: Lily Allpress, Assistant Editor-in-Chief of PLPulse

January 31, 2019

 Where the heck did Valentine’s Day come from? The holiday of “love” seemingly came out of nowhere with its heart boxes filled with chocolates, flowers, and expensive gifts. People spend so much money on a random holiday for “love," but is there really a meaning behind it besides the overhan...

The Thanksgiving Disappearing Act

The Thanksgiving Disappearing Act

Annie Waldman, Opinion Editor

November 26, 2018

It is the day after Halloween, and Christmas music is playing on the radio while pine trees erupt in every corner of Target and Hobby Lobby.   The earlier that Christmas decorations come out, the more Thanksgiving is erased. Not to mention, the lack of patience for the holidays has caused th...

Let it Grow

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Lily Allpress, Assistant Editor-in-Chief of PLPulse

November 11, 2018

It’s that time of year again, the time where people are encouraged to grow out their body hair for “No Shave November” and “Movember”. In case you didn’t know, both organizations encourage people to grow out their hair for the month of November. Who started this, and where did it come from?   ...

Kyler’s Fantasy Focus Week 8 Recap and Week 9 Outlook

Kyler's Fantasy Focus Week 8 Recap and Week 9 Outlook

Kyler Choquette, Staff Writer

November 1, 2018

Week 8 Recap  Starts  . Phillip Lindsay- Exploded for 17 points proving a more than worthy start.  . Marlon Mack- Had a phenomenal week with 26.9 points and was the second week in a row he scored 25 plus points.  . Cooper Kupp- Did not end up playing last minute due to his knee but ...

PSA: It’s the Freshmen

Some students become very irritated when there is a big crowd that blocks their way in the hallway.

Hannah Shin, Staff Writer

September 5, 2018

There’s always that one hallway in the school where no one moves for a good, solid minute, and it’s caused by a common factor: freshmen. They are always in everyone’s way, and it can get really irritating. But everyone's been a freshman; everyone has been just as bad as it is now. Upperclassmen, such as sophomore Trystan Wahl, stru...

No More Motivation

No More Motivation

Annie Waldman, Opinion Editor

September 3, 2018

  On the first full day of school, there is a mix of emotions hanging over the crowd. The consensus though is that students do not want to be going back to the demanding school day.   Why is it that students are generally not excited to go back to school? Students lose motivation from a...

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