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Why the “F” Word is So Important

Why the “F” Word is So Important

by Emma Dooher, Reporter

March 24, 2017


Filed under OPINIONS, SHOWCASE

The “F” word. No not that “F” word; get your mind out of the gutter. Feminism, that’s the one. Feminism is often confused as women who see themselves as better than men, not women who are equal to men. Feminism is defined as the advocacy of women’s rights on the basis of the equality of th...

Logan Review

Logan Review

by Cole Greenberg, Senior Reporter

March 23, 2017


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, movies & tv, SHOWCASE

Rating: 8.5/10 Director: James Mangold Starring: Hugh Jackman, Patrick Stewart Release Date: March 3, 2017 MPAA Rating: R   It’s finally happened - an original superhero film that isn’t a superhero film; A bold, fearless vision that will be remembered as one of the great comic book movies of...

Panther Bites: Zodiac Signs Edition

Panther Bites: Zodiac Signs Edition

by Makayla Purvis and Hailey Rodis

March 21, 2017


Filed under OPINIONS, Panther Bites, SHOWCASE

What is your zodiac sign? What are the characteristics? My sign is Cancer and we are moody, cranky, intuitive, easy going, sympathetic, and unpredictable. Also extremely unpredictable (Taylor Conti, sophomore) I am an Aries--independent,bold,fiery, spontaneous (Ashya Turner, senior) My sig...

The Current State of Cops

The Current State of Cops

by Eli Duncan, Reporter

March 17, 2017


Filed under OPINIONS, SHOWCASE

Cops have had an increase in bad publicity over the past few years in terms of them being accused of racism. Shows like “Cops” don't even touch on the hardships cops face in the line of duty. The current state of cops, according to the mainstream media, is they're all racist people with a vendet...

Senior Spotlight: Jillian Thomas

Senior Spotlight: Jillian Thomas

by Chandler Patrick and Brisa Muscaglione

March 15, 2017


Filed under FEATURES, SHOWCASE, spotlights

Ever since she was little, star senior Jillian Thomas seems to have been destined to be a leader. From working her way up to Senior Class President to being a star in Zion’s Youth Symphony and Chorus group, Thomas sets a prime example of young adult ready to enter the world. Growing up with four olde...

We’re Sorry if This Story Offends You

We’re Sorry if This Story Offends You

by Jake Grosvenor and Chandler Patrick

March 13, 2017


Filed under editorials, OPINIONS, SHOWCASE

Censorship (n): the suppression or prohibition of any parts of books, films, news, etc. that are considered obscene, politically unacceptable, or a threat to security. It’s been an age-long issue of trying to draw the ever-so-thin line of what is considered offensive or not. In more recent years, it ...

Get Out Movie Review

Get Out Movie Review

by Makayla Purvis, Co-Entertainment Editor

March 10, 2017


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, movies & tv, SHOWCASE

Rating: 10/10 MPAA Rating: R Director: Jordan Peele Starring: Daniel Kaluuya, Allison Williams, Catherine Keener, and Bradley Whitford Release Date: February 24, 2017   Jordan Peele, best known for his comedic sketch show “Key & Peele”, makes his directorial debut with the new...

Anti-Bullying Programs Being Antiproductive

Anti-Bullying Programs Being Antiproductive

by Audrey Purciful, Reporter

March 9, 2017


Filed under editorials, OPINIONS, SHOWCASE

Over 3.2 million students are victims of bullying each year. Though that isn’t many, in comparison to the world's population of 7.4 billion, but that is still a lot of people. A lot of children and teenagers. That’s 77% of students who are bullied mentally, physically and emotionally. In the U.S. alon...

The War On Living

The War On Living

by Eli Duncan, Reporter

March 8, 2017


Filed under FEATURES, OPINIONS, SHOWCASE

The War on Drugs. The War on Men and Women. The War on Christmas and, most importantly, the War on Terror. Political figures have given any subject a new war and two opposing sides. Each war is and different, and each side is right in their own ways. The issue with having a “War on…” is that nothing is truly...

Moonlight Changes Everything

Moonlight Changes Everything

by Cole Greenberg, Senior Reporter

March 7, 2017


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, FEATURES, SHOWCASE, spotlights

Two teen friends, both guys, sit together on a late, breezy night on a Miami beach, the Atlantic crashing onto the shore in front of them. One of the friends is popular at school, chasing girls, hanging with other guys. The other friend is quiet, timid, trying to find his way into adulthood while also sea...

Big Sean’s “I Decided.” Review

Big Sean’s “I Decided.” Review

by Brisa Muscaglione, Senior Reporter

March 6, 2017


Filed under ENTERTAINMENT, music, SHOWCASE

Album Title: “I Decided.” Record Label: GOOD Music Release Date: February 3, 2017 Rating: 9/10   Big Sean’s latest album, I Decided., made me decide that this is one of the hottest albums dropped so far this year. Big Sean, otherwise known as Sean Anderson,  earned the...

PVTV Gets a Makeover

PVTV Gets a Makeover

by Andrew Ochoa, Reporter

February 27, 2017


Filed under FEATURES, SHOWCASE

Video Production, one of Palo’s most popular electives, is getting an upgrade. The class, founded two years after the school was built, has only grown over the past nineteen years. Beginning as a single period, the class has gained students, increased production value, and helped win Palo Verde many...

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