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Rampage Movie Review

May 9, 2018


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On opening weekend, Rampage made $35.7 million and was directed by Brad Peyton. Even though I wasn’t planning on seeing Rampage, I still had a great time. Rampage is about animals that get mutated and then get huge. Definitely a sight to see. Some of the effects were a little mediocre, but I still ...

Truth or Dare Movie Review

May 9, 2018


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On Friday the Thirteenth Blumhouse Productions released ‘Truth or Dare?’ and the film made $18,667,855 opening weekend. The movie has a very simple premise: answer a question truthfully or you die, do your dare or you die. It plays off of the childhood game, you guessed it, truth or dare. However, it ...

Rich Brian’s Amen Album Review

March 29, 2018


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Rating: 2.5/5 Best Songs: Occupied Attention See Me Enemies Since “AMEN” is the debut album of a web comedian, expectations for Rich Brian’s (formerly known as Rich Chigga) project were pretty low.  Taking this into account, however, Brian’s album isn’t actually trash or somethin...

Justin Timberlake’s Man of the Woods Album Review

Mystika Allison-Barnes, Writer/Designer

March 29, 2018


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Rating: 3/5 Best Songs: Supplies Say Something Montana Pop icon, Justin Timberlake takes us into the wilderness with his fifth album “Man of The Woods”.   The first half of the album includes more upbeat, hype production, prompting Timberlake’s lyrics and delivery to be the same.  Unfortunately, most of these songs sacrif...

iPhone 8 vs. iPhone X

Zeva Rose Gebhard

November 30, 2017


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Apple’s newest iPhone family is now in the hands of SM North’s students. “I was wanting the new iPhone 8 since I had the iPhone 5S before,” Junior Aya Alsaid said, “I realized that the new updates that were coming in were making my phone slower and causing it to glitch.” Alsaid needed to...

The Experience: My Day at a Bernie Rally

Carina Smith, Editor

February 26, 2016


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Bernie Sanders, the self-proclaimed democratic socialist announced his campaign rally at Bartle Hall on Monday. Just two short days later, Sanders met with over 7,000 people to try and promote his campaign before the Kansas caucus on March 5 and the Missouri caucus on March 15. And I was there- right...

Persona 4: The Animation Review

Tevin Oller

February 9, 2016


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"Welcome to the Velvet Room. My, it would seem you have a most unusual destiny lying before you. You see this realm exists between mind and matter. It separates dreams from reality. Generally speaking only those who have forged a contract are allowed to visit this room and perhaps, in the very near future,...

Assassination Classroom Review

Assassination Classroom Review

Tevin Oller

January 6, 2016


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A schoolhouse? Check. Students? Check. Tests? Check. Physical Education? Check. A teacher who looks like a yellow octopus that can fly at Mach 20? Wait, what? This is the situation that students at Kunugigaoka Junior High School have to deal with on a daily school day. Did I mention that it also...

Album review: 25 by Adele

Album review: 25 by Adele

Taylor Morris, Writer

December 1, 2015


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Mega-vocalist Adele released a brand-new album, “25”, last week on November 20, and I have to say it is stunning. From the opening song, Hello, which will have you responding with lyrics every time someone greets you, to the ending Sweetest Devotion, I found myself captivated by the bone-chillin...

This week at the movies

Cale Chapman, Contributing Writer

November 6, 2015


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Spectre In this thrilling spy movie a message from his past sends James Bond on a mission to Mexico City and Rome, where he meets Lucia Sciarra (Monica Bellucci), the daughter and widow of a well known criminal. Bond sneaks into a top secret meeting and stumbles upon the a sinister organization known ...

North graduate Lucas Blando begins recording music

Natalie Turner, Writer

November 1, 2015


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2015 graduate Lucas Blando has always had a passion for music, but has recently began recording his music locally with family friend Jerry Thompson in his professional grade home studio located in Kansas City. Blando's love for music began when he went to a John Mayer concert. "I remember how much...

Netflix and… Kill?

Hana Smith, Contributing Writer

October 27, 2015


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It’s almost Halloween, you know what that means? Pumpkins, candy, costumes, and most importantly, scary movies. Which brings up a HUGE problem that a lot of people have- finding ‘’good’’ movies on Netflix and other streaming services. We all know there’s a ton of different options, and s...

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