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Makenna’s Staff Picks

November 5, 2012

Music: I'm in love with One Direction. They're easily my favorite band, but I'm also a big Austin Mahone fan! I love "Say Something" and "Little Things." TV: I LOVE Jersey Shore because I think its so funny, but I also like...

Val’s Staff Picks

by Valerie Garner, Editor-in-chief

November 5, 2012

Artist: Gabrielle Aplin. This artist is an English singer-songwriter. She was largely recognized on Youtube when she posted a cover of the song “Liar and the Lighter” by You and Me at Six. I’ve been listening to her for about...

Avery’s Staff Picks

October 26, 2012

Music: I have always liked the band Death Cab for Cutie. They"re a alternative/indie band. Their music is very chill, I like to listen to them when I'm going to sleep. I also like Walk the Moon, they're a poppy alternative band....

Cody’s Staff Picks

October 19, 2012

Music: Recently I have been listening to a lot of Bob Dylan, with the release of his new album. And some jazz as well, like John Coltrane and Miles Davis; they are some favorites of mine. But I really love all kinds of music rap/hip-hop,...

Siandhara’s Staff Picks

by Siandhara Bonnet, Staff Writer

October 19, 2012

Book: Last week I read a book for my English class called The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde. Although it wasn’t written recently, it’s a good book and it still carries a universal meaning. The novel is about a young m...

Review: Looper

by Ryan Robinson, Staff Writer

October 15, 2012

In the year 2044, time travel hasn’t been invented. But 30 years later it will have been. It will be immediately outlawed and only used by large criminal organizations to get rid of bodies. See, in the future, it is extremely...

Caroline’s Staff Picks

by Caroline Cravens, Staff Writer

October 15, 2012

App: Song Pop (free). Recently I found a free and fun app called Song Pop; you play against people and try to guess what song is playing or the artist singing, and the person who guesses the fastest wins. Each player gets to pick...

Luigi’s – Italian Restaurant Review (Part 1 of Series)

by Valerie Garner, Editor-in-chief

September 28, 2012

The Luigi’s family has three locations in Austin. They opened their first location 7 years ago in Belton. The family is very proud of their menu and they love their customers. Their menu has a wide variety of dishes. The...

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