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Best Christmas movies of all time

Best Christmas movies of all time

December 11, 2017


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Taking a look at the best Christmas movies of all time decided by the newspaper staff. ...

Stranger Things 2 review

Stranger Things 2 review

Nick Einig, Web Editor

December 8, 2017


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“Stranger Things 2” released on Oct. 27. was long awaited for. The new season picks up one year after Mike and his crew defeated the Demogorgon, with an interesting intro showing a random girl with the numbers 008 on her arm, who has powers somewhat like Eleven’s. Again, we find that something...

The last man standing

The last man standing

Spencer Caldwell, Staff Writer

December 8, 2017


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Looting, killing, hiding, and building are all major skills needed in the new game, Fortnite, created by Epic Games. The game starts when your character jumps out of a flying school bus onto an island with 99 other players, and the object is to be the last man or team alive. There are four different...

Upcoming Concerts in STL

Upcoming Concerts in STL

Eric Nikolaisen, Staff Writer

December 1, 2017


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In the closing months of 2017 and the beginning of 2018, there are some big-time names coming to the St. Louis Area including Blake Shelton, Brett Eldredge, 21 Savage, MIGOS, U2, and Taylor Swift. Here are some of the concerts coming your way. Single rap artist, 21 Savage, will be playing at Pop’s...

Call of Duty WW2 review

Call of Duty WW2 review

Adam Jenkins, Staff Writer

December 1, 2017


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The new Call of Duty is out and has been a hit ever since the release. This year Call of duty brought us back to World War II, unlike the past few games were it has been based in the future. Call of Duty World War II came out November 3rd and can be bought for around 59$. Call of Duty World War II has...

The Walking Dead season 8 premiere review

The Walking Dead season 8 premiere review

Chris Bateman, Staff Writer

October 25, 2017


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The Walking Dead has finally returned with it’s 100th episode and season 8 premiere and the war between Negan and the Saviors vs. Rick and the Survivors has started. In the season premiere we see Rick address the survivors by telling them that they have one objective which is to kill Negan. They...

“IT” movie review

“IT” movie review

Spencer Caldwell, Staff Writer

September 13, 2017


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“It” is that scary. The movie “IT”, directed by Andes Muschietti, is the modernization of the Stephen King’s novel “It”. The movie follows seven young friends on their summer adventure of finding Bill’s Denbrough’s missing brother Georgie. They begin to be terrorized by an evil, shape...

Top 10 famous De Smet alumni

Top 10 famous De Smet alumni

Brennan Dolnick, Staff Writer

September 6, 2017


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The Walking Dead season seven finale takes a turn for the better

The Walking Dead season seven finale takes a turn for the better

Nick Einig, Staff Writer

April 5, 2017


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Warning: this story contains spoilers. If you have not yet or are planning on watching the season seven finale of The Walking Dead, stop reading now. After a tense season that started with two characters getting their heads bashed in, The Walking Dead finished off its seventh season April 2. “The ...

Club Penguin waddles offline

Club Penguin waddles offline

Aunt Arctic, The Club Penguin Times

March 30, 2017


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After countless igloo parties, sled races and walks with pet puffles, it is time to say goodbye. On March 30 at 12:01 a.m., developers pulled the plug on Club Penguin to make way for their new mobile experience, Club Penguin Island. The decision came 11 years after the original game first opened its doors to t...

Movies that needs to be remade

March 26, 2017


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The success of the brilliant Beauty and the Beast remake demonstrated just how receptive audiences can be to the notorious movie remake.  Remakes can be a hit or a miss, either revitalizing an old movie and bringing its name, characters and plot back to life or tainting its reputation.  Director Bill...

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