Saturday, Jan 31, 2015

Emily Little

School dress code sometimes goes too far

As a high school student, I spend most of my time surrounded by rules. I am not allowed to leave campus for lunch. I am not allowed to have my cell phone out in class. While some of these rules are completely reasonable, others cause me to raise seri...
Published: 01/28/15

Adopt a pet rather than shopping

As I have stated in previous columns, pets have always been a big part of my life. I can’t remember a time that there wasn’t at least one or two cats or dogs frolicking around my house. At the current time, I have two cats and a dog tha...
Published: 01/21/15

Broken phone screen causes the blues

In the age of iPads and iPhones, it seems that everyone is always dying to have the latest technological device. Unfortunately, as our technology tends to grow, so does the risk of breaking that technology. Each time a new model of the iPhone comes o...
Published: 01/14/15

New Year brings with it resolutions

The first week of the new year is almost complete, meaning that New Year’s Resolutions are in full swing.
Published: 01/07/15

Harry Potter story keeps on giving

Every so often, a new pop culture phenomenon comes around and takes the world by storm. Occasionally, one of these fads turns in to something much more than a simple short-lived trend; the Harry Potter series is a perfect example of this. ...
Updated: 1 months ago

Violence is overcoming us

Anyone who has watched the news lately knows that violence is currently an issue at our nation’s forefront.
Updated: 1 months ago

Ignorance isn’t always bliss

To be a functioning, or at least a true contributing citizen of the United States, you must have a good understanding of what is going on around you. Ignorance is the enemy of those who wish to be well-informed and active in society, in my opinion. I...
Updated: 1 months ago

Let ‘Secret Santa’ do the gift-giving

One of the most well-known and beloved Christmas traditions is giving and receiving gifts. This tradition has sparked a new custom all of its own. It consists of names being drawn in secret, and purchasing a gift for the person whose name was drawn. ...
Updated: 1 months ago

Never too early for Christmas

Like many others, the holiday season is my absolute favorite time of year.
Updated: 2 months ago

Opening your mind to new things is good for you

For as long as I can remember, I have had a strong hatred for cooking shows. Now don’t get me wrong, I definitely love food, but something about watching others cook it on television has always been unbearable. Recently though, I have learned ...
Updated: 2 months ago

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