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History of memes

Brynn MacDougall, Op-ed Editor

February 27, 2016

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Memes are commonly seen as odd jokes on the internet that make little to no sense. However, they have a more interesting history than many would assume. The word meme was first coined by Richard Dawkins, in order to explain...

Yeezus 2.0 joins the radio waves

February 11, 2016

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By Dan Cho Copy Editor After two years of the abstract and potent minimalist beats of “Yeezus,” Kanye West bursts into the scene, while in the midst of a series of controversies, of his seventh studio album, “Waves.” Long...

Restaurant stuns tastebuds

Madison Pickul, Features Editor

February 11, 2016

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Located at the Center of Langhorne is the family owned eatery, The Sandwich Club. This food joint has been owned for 22 years by Rose and Joe Amato. Although this isn’t the run of the mill restaurant, its uniqueness is what...

Bogus bill to create Philly band registry

February 11, 2016

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By Leanne Khov Arts & Entertainment Editor On Jan. 27, City Councilman Mark Squilla of the First District proposed a new bill that will require all owners of Philadelphia venues like restaurants, nightclubs and bars to create...

Deadpool’s sassy jokes in theaters soon

February 11, 2016

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By Connor Menzel Staff Writer Deadpool, since his release in comics nearly 25 years ago, has been revered by readers for his snarky attitude and sarcastic remarks. For decade, his fans have anxiously awaited his debut on the...

‘Walking Dead’ promises more action, excitement for fans

January 26, 2016

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By Maddy Rodak Staff Writer The last time we saw Rick, played by Andrew Lincoln, and the rest of the Alexandria crew, they were pushing their way past walkers in disguise, their bodies cloaked by the blood painted on their...

Success behind Star Wars: The Force Awakens

January 26, 2016

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By Timothy Cho Editor-in-Chief Eleven years since the last Star Wars movie was released, “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” shattered global box office records and left behind an enormous legacy for the Star Wars universe....

Vampires Sink Their Teeth Right into Fans Hearts

January 14, 2016

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By Brianna Rayner Op-Ed Editor “The Vampire Diaries” fans were left on the edge of their seats when season 6 ended on May 14, 2015, as well as hearts breaking and tears shedding while saying goodbye to Nina Dobrev’s...

American Horror Story Continues To Spook the World

January 14, 2016

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By Brianna Rayner Op-Ed Editor “We lived in the murder house, we escaped the asylum, we protected the coven, we attended the freak show, and we will check in the hotel.” As the leaves transform into beautiful autumn...

Harry Potter to return

January 14, 2016

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By Connor Menzel Staff Writer In 2011, the last book in the famous Harry Potter series became a movie in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2. The movie ended with a zoom ahead in time to when Harry Potter and Ginny...

‘The Killing Woods’ brings new life to fiction

January 14, 2016

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By Sophie Burkel Staff Writer In this mystery book by Lucy Christopher, The Killing Woods, Emily shepherd's father suffers from PTSD from the war. One night her father returns from the woods surrounding their house with a...

Amazon introduces original television series, ‘Man in the High Castle

January 14, 2016

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By Zoey Joyce Multimedia Editor Amazon is a popular shopping website that rivals websites such as Ebay and Etsy and other shopping websites. What sets Amazon apart is its division for developing television shows, Amazon Studios....

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