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“Incredibles 2”: Worth the 14 year wait

“Incredibles 2”: Worth the 14 year wait

Naomi James, Writer

June 17, 2018


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“The Incredibles,” the 2004 animated Pixar movie, holds a special place in the hearts of many of today’s teenagers and young adults. As a result, Pixar had a risky task ahead of it in the creation of a sequel. It’s widely recognized that sequels to beloved movies are rarely well-received, but ...

Review: FrozeN2

Review: FrozeN2

Olivia Dowell, Writer

January 18, 2018


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  Dragon Breath $6.00 ★★ If you enjoy the taste of Trix Cereal, then you will love the overall taste of Dragon Breath. However, if you were wanting to try it for the experience of the clouds of nitrogen, you will be dissatisfied. When I was first handed the cup of Dragon Breath,...

Review: Costa Vida

Review: Costa Vida

Gia Shipman, Copy Editor At-large

January 10, 2018


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The new chain restaurant, Costa Vida, has made a home on 159th street in Overland Park. It serves Mexican and baja style food originating from the coastal beaches of Mexico. The newly constructed building allows inside seating as well as a drive-thru. Sprinting into Costa Vida attempting to esca...

What to know about HQ

What to know about HQ

Ben Brown, Sports Editor

January 9, 2018


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If you have not heard about this game or have not played it, you are missing out. HQ is a live trivia app- it can be downloaded from the Apple store or Google play- and has games at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. on weekdays and 2 p.m. on weekends. The premise of the game is simple; there are 12 trivia questions e...

Lindsey Stirling’s “Warmer in the Winter” concert review

Lindsey Stirling’s “Warmer in the Winter” concert review

Lauren Fischer, Print Editor

December 14, 2017


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Before attending her concert, I knew next to nothing about Lindsey Stirling.  I only knew that my sister, a violin player herself, absolutely loved her. So I tagged along with her to the concert, feeling neutral about the whole experience. When we arrived at the Lied Center in Lawrence, a long line...

Music review: Aikotoba by GARNiDELiA

Music review: Aikotoba by GARNiDELiA

Japanese culture diva, Paige Fulenwider

December 13, 2017


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GARNiDELiA is a popular Japanese music duo featuring a young man, Toku, and a woman, MARiA. Their new single, “Aikotoba (the meaning of love),” is a very bright and happy song, which is a contrast to their usual slow and mellow sound. This change in sound may be due to the fact that “Aikotoba” ...

Music album review: “Dua Lipa”

Music album review: “Dua Lipa”

Sara Rooney, Arts & Entertainment Editor

December 1, 2017


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With the release of many singles throughout 2016, Dua Lipa has now officially released her first album. This album includes her singles from the past year along with numerous new songs. Her album offers a rare sound of pop music with her unique voice that sounds similar to Amy Winehouse and Katy Perry...

Music album review: Taylor Swift’s “reputation”

Music album review: Taylor Swift’s “reputation”

Lauren Fischer and Ryan Jones

November 15, 2017


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After almost a year of silence, Taylor Swift dropped her latest and most introspective album yet: “reputation.” After teasing the album release through “Look What You Made Me Do”, fans were split over their feelings for the “new Taylor.” However, this one single shouldn’t deter anyone from l...

Music review: Marteen’s “Sriracha” and “Try”

Music review: Marteen’s “Sriracha” and “Try”

Sara Rooney, Arts & Entertainment Editor

November 9, 2017


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Marteen Estevez just recently signed with Warner Bros Records where he released his debut single, “Sriracha”. However, the 16 year old independently released his mixtape, “Focus," along with other singles before signing. Estevez takes on a unique look, from his shirts from the 80s and 90s to his new...

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