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OPINION: Does listening to “Mario Kart” music help students efficiently work on homework?

OPINION: Does listening to
November 28, 2020

    Going remote for the past two weeks has led to a lot of free time and procrastinating about homework. A recent trend on social media has been listening to  music from video game series Mario Kart...

OPINIONL: Kanye 2020 is a joke

How Likely really is Kanye West to be elected in 2020?  illustration by Alex Roberson
From Issue 2
October 2, 2020

Kanye 2020 is a campaign that could only exist in our timeline. To me, it’s absolutely inconceivable that singer-songwriter Kanye West could hold any political position, much less President of the...

OPINION: Kamala Harris is a threat to America

OPINION: Kamala Harris is a threat to America
From Issue 2
September 24, 2020

Let’s be honest. Joe Biden isn’t mentally there. That is why his handlers have barely let him out of his basement, and that is why his vice presidential nominee is more important than the picks...

Biomedical club stays active during the summer

Biomedical club stays active during the summer
August 18, 2020

This summer, the presence of Covid-19 put a dent in the plans of virtually everyone . However, resilient and ambitious Jackson Prep students set out to keep the learning opportunities (and fun) created...

OPINION: Why COVID-19 may be making world leaders more popular, for now

The infamous coronavirus as rendered by graphics editor Alex Roberson
April 9, 2020

     As March of 2020 ends, it is more or less apparent that the world is in a state of emergency. The COVID-19 (or coronavirus) pandemic has killed more than 30,000 individuals, and many metrics indicate...

OPINION: Do you have the right to repair?

Who should be allowed to work on this car? Graphic by Alex Roberson
April 2, 2020

     There is a growing movement to limit the power of a corporation in order to protect consumers' "right to repair." Often, when you purchase something like a car or a cell phone, you are...

OPINION: Despite popular belief, video games are not bad

Totally not a drawing of News Editor Joseph Watts playing video games.
From Issue 7
March 3, 2020

Video games often get a bad rap. Every kid growing up has rolled their eyes when they heard “turn off the screen and play outside” or that video games will “turn your brain to mush.” Research...

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