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7 Superstitions that Koreans Believe

7 Superstitions that Koreans Believe

Jenny Cha, Staff Writer
November 29
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Believe it or not, there are a lot of superstitions in the world. So does South Korea! Let’s see what do Koreans think about ____ ! In South Korea, people believe…   Number 4 is bad luck and number 7 is good luck. It is because Chinese character for “death” sounds like “4...

10 Signs That You’re Obsessed with Turtles

10 Signs That You’re Obsessed with Turtles

Sarai Acevedo-Charon, Staff Writer
November 17
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Those creatures that have a small head, four small legs and a shell on their back. Yes, there are people who are obsessed with those things.   1. Saying “Awww” when you see one turtle on top of another turtle’s shell It reminds you of the time when you went piggy back riding on someone’s...

12 Reasons Why College Students Love Thanksgiving Break

12 Reasons Why College Students Love Thanksgiving Break

Shaunte Young, Staff Writer
November 10
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Thanksgiving is around the corner. College students throughout the country are anticipating for its arrival. 1.  An abundance of free food. 2. So much food that you can take the leftovers back to school. 3. Eating til your hearts content 4. Seeing your furry friends. 5. Quality family time. 6. Watch the Macy's Thanksgiving Parade 7. Excited seeing your hometow...

7 Reasons of What It’s Like Being a Lefty

7 Reasons of What It’s Like Being a Lefty

Britney Hoobraj, Staff Writer
November 3
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Being a lefty, I face many obstacles living in the world of righties. With a total of 10% of the world's population being lefties, its worth something celebrating. Walking into a classroom with only right handed desks. This is every lefties nightmare. Like what happened to the lefties in the room?! Grr. 2. When everything is designed for right handed people. ...

7 Facts That Will Make You Love Polar Bears

7 Facts That Will Make You Love Polar Bears

Abigail Smith, Staff Writer
November 2
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1.Polar bears are solitary animals. With the exception of females with cubs. Polar bears are intrepid travelers. Their “home” territory can range from 20,000 to 100,000 square miles. 2. The polar bear is the largest land dwelling carnivore. Polar bears can reach a height up to 10 feet. An adult ma...

20 Things I’ve Learned at 20

20 Things I’ve Learned at 20

Alejandra Naranjo, Staff Writter
October 27
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Being 20 means still being young and yet, having major life stages ahead of you. Throughout my 20 years, I have learned a couple of things through my experiences, that many of you may relate to. 1. Alone time is the best time. I love hanging out with my friends and family, but I’ve also lear...

10 Things That Make Halloween Awesome!

10 Things That Make Halloween Awesome!

Kimberly Franco, Staff Writer
October 27
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1. Free Candy! 2. Pumpkin Spice Lattes are back! 3. Apple Picking is a thing. 4. Black, Black and More Black! 5. It’s okay to be a Witch! 6. Lingerie is publicly acceptable! 7. The New Season of American Horror Story is out! 8. Dressing up as anything but you! 9. It’...

7 Ways You Know You’re Hangry

7 Ways You Know You’re Hangry

Amanda Depew, Staff Writer
October 20
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Hangry is a term for people that get hungry easily and have all sorts of emotional symptoms. It mainly happens to people that eat every hour or so of the day and can’t go without food. You can’t tolerate anyone. You’re normally such a people person but if you haven’t eaten, you just wa...

8 Reasons Why Fall Is The Best Time Of The Year

8 Reasons Why Fall Is The Best Time Of The Year

Laine Griffin, Associate Editor
October 18
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1. Halloween You can dress up and be whoever you want to be for one night. No judgment. Well, maybe a little.  2. Thanksgiving Food food food food. Rest. Food food food food. Football and rest. Food food food food. Desert. Food food food food. Nap. Repeat. 3. Football Redskins record: 4-2...

12 Signs You Are Obsessed with Supernatural

12 Signs You Are Obsessed with Supernatural

Weronika Raczek, Digital News Editor
October 13
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Supernatural has been on the air for 11 years and is going into its 12th season. Here are a few signs that you know you are completely and utterly obsessed with the show. Just in time for the season 12 premier tonight! Enjoy!! 1.  Your reaction when you hear anyone out in public talking about Supern...

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