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Basketball: More Than a Game

Basketball: More Than a Game

By Dustin Yoo
March 5, 2014
Filed under Opinion

By Dustin Yoo | Staff Writer March 5, 2014 Picture an out of shape, passionless, and sorrowful teenager. That was me before I started playing basketball.   Parents and teachers would ask me what I was passionate about and I would always have the same response: "I don't know." One ni...

Ask a Charger: Which Winter Olympic Sport Would You Be Best At And Why?

Ask a Charger: Which Winter Olympic Sport Would You Be Best At And Why?

By Justin Casper
February 26, 2014
Filed under Ask A Charger, Features, Question of the Week

By Lennie Nelson & Justin Casper | Staff Writers February 26, 2014 "Probably Curling because I have no athletic ability." - Maya Portier, 11th Grade "It would need to be the Biathlon because I'm good at shooting stuff." - Elaine McClure, 11th Grade "Probably Curling because my guns are just massive." - ...

A Valentine to Flappy Bird

A Valentine to Flappy Bird

By Destinee Cannon
February 13, 2014
Filed under A&E, Opinion

By Destinee Cannon | Staff Writer February 13, 2014 Why is it that everyone either has a love or hate relationship with Flappy Bird? The people that get high scores obviously love the game, but others, like me, say they hate the game because they can't get a high score.  I can't count th...

Not So Lonely Valentine’s Day

Not So Lonely Valentine’s Day

By Toni Shackelford
February 12, 2014
Filed under Opinion

By Toni Shackelford | Staff Writer February 12, 2014 Valentine's day is known for lonely singles, and couples exposing their more disgusting side, "PDA" (Public Display of Affection). It's also known for over loads on chocolate and flowers. However, only if you have a Valentine. It's also known for...

Campus Point: The Sniffles

Campus Point: The Sniffles

By Campus Point
February 3, 2014
Filed under Campus Point (disused), Opinion, The Campus Point

February 3, 2014 Hey you, yeah you. You know who I'm talking to.   Stop sniffling right now and pick up a Kleenex. Everyone in the room can hear the snorting of slippery snot. This  ebb and flow of mucus is hurting my concentration. Should I really have to listen to this every 5 seconds during a 200 point exam? That was a rhetorical question, by the way, and th...

Why the Grammys Disappointed

Why the Grammys Disappointed

By Holly Bailey
January 29, 2014
Filed under A&E, Opinion

By Holly Bailey | Staff Writer January 29, 2014 If you were one of the 28.5 million people who tuned into the 56th Annual Grammy Awards, you may have picked a favorite live performance during the show. If you were E! online, you may have ranked Beyonce's promiscuous performance with her hu...

Question of the Week: Finals

Question of the Week: Finals

By Audrey Benedictus
January 27, 2014
Filed under Question of the Week

By Audrey Benedictus | Staff Writer January 27, 2014 How much time do you spend stressing about finals? John Michelle (Freshman): "Well, at the moment, none. Would you like me start? It's not that I'm calm, I'm just empty minded." Kathy Tang (Senior): "None because I have none at all this year...

Campus Point: Seniors Lose Their Class

Campus Point: Seniors Lose Their Class

By Campus Point
January 23, 2014
Filed under Campus Point (disused), Opinion, The Campus Point

January 23, 2014   630 days. 42 different classes. 7 previous semesters. After this much time, it seems like the simple act of finding classes would become almost second nature. Still I was surprised to see so many Seniors wandering aimlessly around school trying to figure out their new schedule. A simple activity accomplished by Freshmen, Sophomores, and Jun...

Campus Point: A Bieber’s Dozen

Campus Point: A Bieber’s Dozen

By Campus Point
January 15, 2014
Filed under Campus Point (disused), Opinion, The Campus Point

January 14, 2014 Nobody's favorite pop star Justin Bieber received an un-eggs-pected surprise Tuesday morning when a dozen hard-boiled deputies arrived at his door with a search warrant. Bieber has been accused of pelting his neighbor's home with eggs, an incident resulting in approximately $20,000 in damage. A houseguest of Bieber's was arrested for possessing wh...

2014: The Year You Keep to Your Resolutions

2014: The Year You Keep to Your Resolutions

By Alec Klein
January 13, 2014
Filed under Opinion

By Alec Klein | Staff Writer January 13th 2014 Did you make a never-ending list of resolutions for the New Year? How's that working out? If you're like most humans on the planet, you've probably lost the list already. Losing ambition is a problem we face in life, but here are a few suggestions o...

Campus Point: Hallway Sprinters

Campus Point: Hallway Sprinters

By Campus Point
January 10, 2014
Filed under Campus Point (disused), News, Opinion, The Campus Point

January 10, 2014 Dear Sprinters, I understand that lunch is the best part of the school day but come on is frantically scrambling out of your seat and running out of the door in a herd really necessary? When you're jumping out of your seat the second you hear the bell, you're forgetting about the people who live on the shorter side of life and aren't in a race ...

The Argonaut | The Finale (Part 1)

The Argonaut | The Finale (Part 1)

By Jason Paras
January 10, 2014
Filed under Opinion, The Argonaut

By Jason Paras | Editor in Chief January 14th 2013 Yesterday my teacher announced that there are only 90 days of school left this year. I watched as the seniors cheered, rejoicing because soon we'll be free to move on from this significant, yet insignificant chapter of our lives. I wish I could have celebrated too, but I couldn...

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