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Popeyes v. Chick-Fil-A: Spicy Chicken Sandwich Review

Popeyes v. Chick-Fil-A: Spicy Chicken Sandwich Review

Jaeeun Park, Staff Writer

February 21, 2020

   This is a review and comparison of the new Popeye’s Spicy Chicken Sandwich to its preexisting counterpart, served by Chick-Fil-A. Nutritional data, prices and company morals will not be taken into account.    The Popeyes Chicken Sandwich is 699 calories, with 1443 milligrams of sodium and 2...

Is “Parasite” a Likely Contender for the Oscars?

Is “Parasite” a Likely Contender for the Oscars?

Jessica Son, Copy Editor

February 13, 2020

   The Oscars, also known as the Academy Awards, does not have a reputation to be inclusive of diverse films and international works. After the #OscarsSoWhite movement trended five years ago on Twitter, it seems that the Oscars have improved their inclusivity of other foreign films.     This ...

Pete Buttigieg narrowly defeats Bernie Sanders in controversial Iowa caucus race

Pete Buttigieg narrowly defeats Bernie Sanders in controversial Iowa caucus race

Zach Singer, Sports Writer

February 10, 2020

The 2020 Democratic Iowa Caucus was a complete and utter disaster.  With many new ways of caucusing and calculating results, it was bound for failure. From faulty voting apps, to satellite caucuses outside the state of Iowa, the Iowa Democratic Party came out looking like a bunch of buffoons. Repor...

“CATS,” a Jumbled Mess of a Movie

Mia Ouyang, Staff Writer

February 3, 2020

  Released in December of 2019, “Cats” at times is beautiful, tragic and insightful. Based off of the Broadway musical revolving around a group of cats hoping to be reborn into a new life, the musical traverses through the story of Victoria, a cat abandoned by her owner in an alley where the Jel...

Greta Thunberg: The Voice of a Generation

Greta Thunberg: The Voice of a Generation

Quynn Lubs, Editorials Editor

December 16, 2019

   “Skolstrejk fӧr Klimatet:” climate strike.    A simple message on a cardboard sign, and Greta Thunberg was able to alter the course of our planet.    As a Swedish climate activist who has addressed the United States Congress and the United Nations and has inspired the largest glo...

How Hallmark movies are a cinematic dystopia

How Hallmark movies are a cinematic dystopia

Emily Yoon, Staff Writer

December 13, 2019

   My mother and I share many things in common. In addition to our love of seafood and our terrible eyesight, we both love making fun of badly-made films.     You can probably imagine how we’ve watched oodles of Hallmark Christmas movies over the years and mocked the awkward dialogue and id...

The Wellness Center Brings Zen to West Ranch

Vanessa McLaughlin, Staff Writer

December 10, 2019

At West Ranch, the Wellness Center is often recognized for its calming environment and dog therapy. Most students go to these events to have fun doing yoga and petting dogs, but little do students know that they strengthen students’ mindfulness, or the awareness of the world around them.  Creatin...

Munchies: I Reviewed Starbucks’ Holiday Drink Menu

Munchies: I Reviewed Starbucks’ Holiday Drink Menu

Jaeeun Park, Staff Writer

December 9, 2019

As a more spirited venture for Paw Print, I sacrificed my health to taste-test some new holiday drinks at Starbucks.   Peppermint Mocha: Aha, the Peppermint Mocha: the most basic of holiday drinks. Who hasn’t tried one of these in an attempt to be festive? For those that haven’t cons...

Shooting at Saugus High

Shooting at Saugus High

Jaeeun Park, Staff Writer

November 14, 2019

This morning on Nov. 14, a 16-year-old male student opened fire around 7:30 a.m. on Saugus High School’s campus. Two victims were fatally shot and four were wounded. This includes the gunman, who attempted suicide by shooting himself in the head, which failed. He remains alive and is in a hospital for ...

Head in the Clouds II: A Review

Head in the Clouds II: A Review

Jaeeun Park and Minjun Kim

November 12, 2019

    On Oct. 11, 88rising, an Asian music collective, released its album “Head in the Clouds II”, mainly produced by Joji (George Miller) who rose to mainstream fame with his song “SLOW DANCING IN THE DARK.” “Head in the Clouds II” is a sequel to 88rising’s debut album “Head in the Clou...

Beto O’Rourke Ends 2020 Presidential Bid

Zach Singer, Staff Writer

November 10, 2019

Beto O’Rourke, gassed out of money and face-planting in DNC polls, abandoned his presidential campaign on Friday, Nov. 1 just hours before the Iowa Democratic event.    After a neck-and-neck Senate battle in a fight to turn Texas blue in 2018, O’Rourke’s mission ultimately failed a...

We The People

We The People

October 28, 2019

Since its foundation, the United States has been a beacon of opportunity for immigrants. Thousands from all around the world come to this country, often gambling for a better life. According to the 2018 Current Population Survey, approximately 89.4 million people, or 28 percent of the overall U.S. pop...

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