The Word

“Best New Artist”: Lil Uzi Vert?

Ross Medure and Kurtis Colburn

January 25, 2018

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The 2018 Grammys is fast-approaching and Lil Uzi Vert, a prominent hip-hop/rap artist, is one of five musicians, along with SZA, Julia Michaels, Alessia Cara and Khalid, nominated for “Best New Artist” in this years Grammys. Though...

Ed Sheeran Creates Global Sound

Nick Dunn, Reporter

January 25, 2018

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Ed Sheeran dropped an album on March 3 entitled “Divide.” Recently the singer-songwriter decided to take a year off from work and go find inspiration for the album. What the world received after the long-awaited music was not ...

Tom King delivers best work on ‘Batman: The War of Jokes and Riddles’

Dylan Bush, Reporter

January 17, 2018

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Tom King has been writing “Batman,” the comic, for two years now, and he gets better with every arc. “Batman: The War of Jokes and Riddles,” issue 25 through 32, is an example of that ascension of quality. As King’s fou...

Wonder Woman Takes on the World

Vanessa Anderson, Reporter

January 17, 2018

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Because the whole world loves to tell us what we can’t do, that we aren’t good enough. The people in your own house should be on your side. It’s the people who never learn the word impossible who make history, because they’r...

Music Monday: “An Evening with 2Cellos”

Ross Medure, Reporter

January 15, 2018

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2Cellos, an up and coming cellist rock band, has made a recent reappearance in music with the release of their new album, Score. Both cellists were classically trained in Croatia but when first collaborating in 2010, created unique...

Tool of War Goes Beyond Expectations

Vanessa Anderson, Reporter

December 13, 2017

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So many of his memories were fragmented, lost to wars and violence. His story was a kaleidoscope jumble of images and scents and roiling emotions, scattershot explosions of joy and terror, much of it blocked and inaccessible now...

Stranger Things 2 Gets Even Stranger

Amelie Spurlin, Guest Reporter

December 7, 2017

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Stranger Things 2 is the much anticipated second season of the Netflix Original Series. The nine-episode-season is starring Millie Bobby Brown as Eleven/Jane, Finn Wolfhard as Mike Wheeler, Noah Schnapp as Will Byers, Gaten Matar...

October To Do List

Kirsten Mendiola, Reporter

October 30, 2017

Filed under A&E, Announcements, Entertainment

With just a couple more days left till we kick off the spooky holiday, here are some places to check out before it's too late. Scary: House of Torment House of Torment has three haunted houses that are to die for, with clowns and ghouls roaming around. Howev...

Warcross: A World Ten Years from Now

Vanessa Anderson, Reporter

October 19, 2017

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“But sometimes, people kick you to the ground at recess because they think the shape of your eyes is funny. They lunge at you because they see a vulnerable body. Or a different skin color. Or a different name. Or a girl. They...

Flame in the Mist Disappoints

Vanessa Anderson, Reporter

October 3, 2017

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Curious had been the word most often ascribed to her when she was younger. She’d been the watchful sort of child. The one conscious of every mistake. When Mariko had erred, it had usually been intentional. An attempt to push b...

Best locations for prom pictures

Raeann Fuentes

May 4, 2017

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Stop taking your prom pictures in your backyard. Want to know where you can find beautiful scenery with an outstanding view? Why don't you check out these amazing places? There are plenty of locations in Cedar Park to take...

Movie Review: Get Out & Beauty and the Beast

Seejin Kim and Emily Mertink

April 12, 2017

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Want a cold chill running down your spine? Watch the latest Hollywood hit “Get Out!” Produced and directed by comedian, actor and filmmaker Jordan Peele, “Get Out” features a young interracial couple who goes to the woman’...

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