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Archie Goes Dark

Archie Goes Dark

By Celeste Moore

May 25, 2017

“Riverdale,” the noir spinoff of the Archie franchise on the CW, is not your father’s Archie comic. It no longer follows kids with 70s haircuts and all American lifestyles, but a brooding, attractive, and diverse group of teens with affairs and angles. It chucks the comics’ old clichés for ...

Whose Games Are You Going To?

Whose Games Are You Going To?

By Celeste Moore

May 2, 2017

Student sections inside the gym get downright rowdy most Friday nights — after 7 p.m. that is. While students and others around Marin fork over a few dollars and get their hand stamped to watch a boys’ basketball game, just 90 minutes earlier only parents, siblings and a handful of players’ friends...

Need a New Obsession? SKAM Fits the Bill.

Need a New Obsession? SKAM Fits the Bill.

By Celeste Moore

March 31, 2017

In recent weeks, a small but growing portion of the internet has become obsessed with a Norwegian teen drama called “Skam,” which documents the struggles, dreams, hookups, and hangups of a group of 16 and 17-year-old students. “Skam,” which translates to “shame” in English, is an easy binge-watch...

The Breakfast Bunch

The Breakfast Bunch

By Celeste Moore

March 29, 2017

“Hot plate!” someone screams, flawlessly maneuvering past me in a choking cloud of smoke. I wipe a trickle of sweat from the back of my neck and instantly regret having worn a wool turtleneck on this Friday night. The phone rings incessantly, and the hostess next to me looks to me with pleading ey...

Homecoming Unveiled

Homecoming Unveiled

By Elissa Asch

October 16, 2015

 The space-themed Homecoming Dance held on October 3 in the student center was a blend of administration, teacher chaperones, and security guards trying to provide a safe environment for those in attendance, alongside students with varying levels of cooperation. Many security measures were taken to ensure ...