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Point/Counterpoint: Today’s Music

Point/Counterpoint: Today’s Music

December 15, 2016
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  As music evolves alongside with each generations likes and dislikes, music producers scramble to rush their artists to make the kind of music everyone wants to hear.  However, is stripping artists from their basic morals of music, the best solution?    

Point/Counterpoint: Today’s entertainment

Point/Counterpoint: Today’s entertainment

December 15, 2016
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Today's entertainment reflects the diversity found in our culture today, but have we forgotten where it all started?

Point/Counterpoint: Proposition 206

Point/Counterpoint: Proposition 206

December 15, 2016
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Prop 206 just passed in the recent Arizona elections and the minimum wage will rise eventually. The minimum wage will be effected right at the start of 2017 and it will effect our high-school jobs.

New Dutch Bros. to open exciting prospect

New Dutch Bros. to open exciting prospect

Kendall MacGregor, Staff Reporter
December 15, 2016
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‘Tis the season to be jolly especially when word of a new Dutch Bros. opening up just South of the 202 on Val Vista Dr. just North of the Quiktrip. According to the company, the new coffee shop still has no exact date of opening. With this recent announcement some students are overjoyed with its closene...

More money, less problem$

More money, less problem$

Kendall MacGregor, Staff Reporter
December 15, 2016
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With the passing of prop 206 in Arizona this past election season resulting in raising the minimum wage from $8.05 to $10 in 2017 to ultimately $12 in 2020 brings a sense of hope to many Arizonans with the aspect of a better life. However, this accomplishment has led to some backlash with those preach...

Pro’s of Dutch Bros

Pro’s of Dutch Bros

Alison Sandoval, Staff Reporter
December 14, 2016
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For many years now, the residents of Gilbert, Arizona have been obsessed with Dutch Bros so much that they are willing to drive up to 10 miles to pay about $5 for a cup of coffee. Although Dutch Bros is cheap and tasty, many customers are annoyed at the fact that it is so far from where they live. Last...

Society is praising “un-talented” artists

Society is praising “un-talented” artists

Cambrie Hickman, Staff Reporter
December 14, 2016
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The present day music being praised by the public, can be summarized by two disdainful synonyms: bland and tasteless.  Not to mention, many of the artists in the top 20 charts, lack even a good voice - but, wait a second, is that not what being famous for a singing voice is all about?  Why are artis...

Lack of originality in entertainment needs revision

Lack of originality in entertainment needs revision

Brittany Tomes, Staff Reporter
December 14, 2016
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One step forward, Two steps back. “We’ve just come to represent a decline in the standards of what we expect.” The 1975 said it right there. Within the past twenty years society has struggled with the concept of originality, the ability to put out new, intriguing ideas that are a person’s o...

Classics never go out of style, just dressed up

Classics never go out of style, just dressed up

Madilyn McFarland, Staff Reporter
December 14, 2016
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Many say that the Millennial generation does not appreciate, let alone actually know the classics that have helped shaped our culture into what it is today. I say that, that statement is misleading. It may be a true fact that some younger millennials are unfamiliar with the classics, but many do know...

Not down for the Dutch rush

Not down for the Dutch rush

Milan Andrade, Staff Reporter
December 14, 2016
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The newly popular Dutch Brothers that originated in Grants Pass, Oregon has taken over the lives of many East Valley residents here in Arizona. Many obsess over their rebels, coffee, freezes, and monthly stickers. From Perry High School, the nearest Dutch Bros. is about 9.4 miles away in Downtown ...

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