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PROSPECT’S GOT TALENT ADAPTS DURING PANDEMIC

PROSPECT'S GOT TALENT ADAPTS DURING PANDEMIC

Joey Delahunty, Executive Entertainment Editor

September 23, 2020

Every fall, the Fine Arts Department holds the school’s annual variety competition Prospect’s Got Talent (PGT). In past years, the show filled the theater with guest judges from staff, audience voting and of course student talent. However, this year, in the face of a global pandemic, Fine Arts ...

DYNAMITE: FIRST BTS SONG WRITTEN IN ENGLISH SPREADS POSITIVITY

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Kailie Foley, Features Editor

September 3, 2020

BTS member Jungkook dances to the comeback BTS song in a room full of posters of David Bowie, The Beatles, AC/DC, and Queen in one of the first scenes of the “Dynamite” music video. Bright skies, a record shop, a basketball court, a donut and burger diner, and a room full of disco lights are only a few of the scenes which add up to take each music video viewer ba...

CHRISTOPHER NOLAN’S TENET IS CONFUSING BUT WORTH YOUR TIME

CHRISTOPHER NOLAN'S TENET IS CONFUSING BUT WORTH YOUR TIME

Kevin Lynch, Entertainment Editor

September 2, 2020

It’s fair to say that as Christopher Nolan’s newest project, Tenet is the hot new movie in theaters right now, due in part to the fact that it’s just about the only new movie in theaters right now. It serves as the beginning of a wave of summer blockbuster releases that were delayed due to COVID-19,...

BULLS 1998 CHAMPIONSHIP CAPS OFF THEIR ‘LAST DANCE’

Michael Jordan and Phil Jackson pictured in 1997.

Cameron Sullivan, Executive Sports Editor

May 20, 2020

“I’m back,” were the only words Michael Jordan said when he came out of retirement for the end of the 1995 season. Episodes seven and eight of “The Last Dance” focused heavily on Jordan’s first retirement, his baseball career, his father’s death, the 1996 Bulls’ record setting year an...

DREAM TEAM, GAMBLING HEADLINE LATEST “LAST DANCE” EPISODES

DREAM TEAM, GAMBLING HEADLINE LATEST

Cameron Sullivan, Executive Sports Editor

May 4, 2020

Episode five of “The Last Dance” starts off with the 1998 All-Star game, one of Michael Jordan’s last and the next big thing’s first: Kobe Bryant. Bryant was quoted in the documentary as saying the Lakers don’t win five championships if it wasn’t for Jordan. I thought this was interesting ...

FIVE MOVIES WITH PRAISEWORTHY CINEMATOGRAPHY

FIVE MOVIES WITH PRAISEWORTHY CINEMATOGRAPHY

Kailie Foley, Features Editor

May 2, 2020

Cinematography is the art of making motion pictures and telling a story through a camera lens, bringing each visual detail of a movie together. Choices made about light, color and camera angles can often tell a story with no words spoken at all. Some feelings cannot be put into words, but with the ri...

FIRST EPISODES OF JORDAN DOCUSERIES A SUCCESS

FIRST EPISODES OF JORDAN DOCUSERIES A SUCCESS

Cameron Sullivan, Executive Sports Editor

April 27, 2020

If you are a sports fan, like me, then these past few weeks have been pretty boring with no MLB, NHL or NBA. Thankfully, ESPN moved up the airing of “The Last Dance”, the documentary about Michael Jordan and the 90’s Bulls, to April 19. Episodes one and two were released then and more recently...

NETFLIX SHOW ACCEPTS INDIVIDUAL DIFFERENCES AND STRUGGLES

NETFLIX SHOW ACCEPTS INDIVIDUAL DIFFERENCES AND STRUGGLES

Kailie Foley, Staff Writer

April 12, 2020

A few thin street lamps illuminate the dark road Sydney Novak walks upon. The fragment of light reveals that she is covered in both an overwhelming feeling and another person’s blood. Her footsteps and heavy breathing compete to be the loudest sound in the quiet area until she narrates her first wo...

“ANIMAL CROSSING: NEW HORIZONS” PROVIDES PERFECT QUARANTINE GETAWAY

Tommy Carrico, Copy Editor

April 1, 2020

Did that pesky Coronavirus cancel your spring break plans? Fear not. The new installment of “Animal Crossing” is here to take you to a deserted tropical island filled with bugs and fish to catch, flowers to grow, homes to decorate and friendly villagers to interact with sans the risk of contract...

MARCH ARTIST OF THE MONTH: ANNELISE FUNOVITS

MARCH ARTIST OF THE MONTH: ANNELISE FUNOVITS

Elizabeth Keane, Copy Editor

March 26, 2020

Q: What type of art is your favorite to create and why? A: “My favorite would be just drawing in general because it’s … easy to bring around places, and I find that it’s good practice to shade.”   Q: Are you looking to pursue art post-high school? A: “Most likely. I would li...

NETFLIX GEMS TO CURE CORONAVIRUS BOREDOM

NETFLIX GEMS TO CURE CORONAVIRUS BOREDOM

Elizabeth Keane, Copy Editor

March 16, 2020

Seeing as though we now have a two-week-long spring break and are being encouraged to practice social distancing, now is a better time than ever to lay on the couch, snuggle up with your surplus of toilet paper and watch T.V. I’ve compiled a list of my 10 best movies and shows on Netflix, in no par...

Roundtable hosts open mic night

Roundtable hosts open mic night

Joey Delahunty, Entertainment Editor

February 13, 2020

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