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Unpacking Laudato Si with Nicholas Napolitano

Jonathan Jordanides '17, Contributor

March 28, 2016

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After the inspiring talk from Bryan Stevenson regarding injustice, discrimination, poverty, and inequality—issues the Catholic church addresses frequently—the junior class continued on to Bulger, where they listened to a talk... Read more »

“The Art of Screenwriting”

Felipe Montoya '18, Contributor

March 15, 2016

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The ability to create a world with idiosyncratic characters who interact beautifully with the world, and with each other. The skill of giving a prophetic voice to display the inequitable aspects in the world. The incredulous idea... Read more »

“The Finest Hours” Review

Owen Carberry '18, Staff Writer

March 1, 2016

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The Finest Hours, directed by Craig Gillespie, tells the true story of a daring Coast Guard rescue of an oil tanker that has split in half during a blizzard in 1952. Chris Pine stars as Bernie Webber, an average, quiet, obedient... Read more »

Hail, Caesar! Review

Ian McLaughlin, Contributor

March 1, 2016

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Set in the "Golden Age" of film making, the 1950s, Eddie Mannix (Josh Brolin) runs a movie production company and is tasked with keeping operations running smoothly and keeping the loose cannon acting stars in line. Between... Read more »

Deadpool Review

Felipe Montoya '18, Staff Writer

March 1, 2016

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Another Marvel film generally comes with the idea of honorable heroes facing a villain, having bits of comedic lines, and being fit for the kids to watch. The new Marvel film Deadpool is all of that except this is not for children.... Read more »

The Rise of the Macbook

Jack Jordanides '17, Staff Writer

March 1, 2016

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Beginning this past year, I started to notice a trend: people were ditching their iPads for Macbooks. Though still a small minority, these pioneers made me question my allegiance to the iPad. In all honesty, I had never been truly... Read more »

The St. Louis Project: My Experience with Homeless Veterans

Jonathan Jordanides '17, Contributor

February 24, 2016

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The St. Louis Project, as usual, pushed me out of a complacent stupor by opening my eyes to the sight of destitution, my ears to the sound of desperation, and my mind to the bleak reality of poverty and mental illness. I was,... Read more »

The Revenant Amazes

Malcolm Herbert '18, Staff Writer

February 24, 2016

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As Oscar season fast approaches, there is no better time than now to evaluate the great movies of the past year. While this year has by no means been an off-year in the film industry, The Revenant was undeniably one of, if... Read more »

College Essay: My Kingdom

Nick Boozang ‘16, Contributor

February 24, 2016

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I was a young tyke, curious, naive, and ready to take on the world before the world was ready to take on me. I explored the vast plains of my area, and between every crack and crevice I discovered the gratification of discovery,... Read more »

Tofurkey

Max Tobin '16, Opinions Editor

January 26, 2016

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What is tofurkey you might ask yourself. Hopefully you will never have to become acquainted with this phenomenon, or even worse… experience it yourself. If you are curious, however, tofurkey is the epitome of evil: a synthetic... Read more »

Why Appreciate Jazz?

Paul Curtis ‘16, Contributor

January 21, 2016

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  If you’ve ever turned on the radio on a weekend night, maybe by accident, and landed on 89.7, you may have heard an altogether strange and foreign sort of music. Maybe you think, “This is bizarre. I’m not sure... Read more »

Television Review: The Golden Globes

Felipe Montoya '18, Contributor

January 21, 2016

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Another prestigious event in Hollywood means a night of meritorious awards given to those who have given amazing performances. In this case, the awards are for people in the film industry. The event happens to be the 73rd Golden... Read more »

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