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Netflix original ‘Sex Education’ covers extensive range of sexual topics; important for teenagers to understand the complexities of intimate relationships

Netflix original ‘Sex Education’ covers extensive range of sexual topics; important for teenagers to understand the complexities of intimate relationships

Da-Hyun Hong

December 12, 2019

When I ask people if they’ve seen “Sex Education” on Netflix, the most common response is along the lines of “the opening scene was too much for me so I stopped watching.” While I agree that the first scene in Netflix’s series “Sex Education” can be overwhelming, what follows is so much more i...

Just Keep Shuffling: New Apple streaming service lacks innovation, adds to overabundance of TV

Just Keep Shuffling: New Apple streaming service lacks innovation, adds to overabundance of TV

Heidi Peng

March 22, 2019

As more and more streaming services have emerged and cable TV has fallen out of favor, my father can only think one thing: More is more. Thus, over the course of four years, I have amassed five different streaming services—Amazon Prime, HBO Now, Hulu, Netflix and YouTube TV. However, recently there...

NetFIX the Originals: Too many original titles on Netflix, subscribers should reevaluate memberships

NetFIX the Originals: Too many original titles on Netflix, subscribers should reevaluate memberships

Calina He

February 22, 2019

Being an avid watcher of Netflix, I have always enjoyed its original shows and movies. However, as the number of original productions has increased, the quality of the original productions has decreased. Netflix has been spending a great deal of money to create new and excessive series and movies. Ac...

Netflix: Hit or Miss? CHS students debate large expenditures on Netflix Original movies

Kassandra Darnell, Reporter

November 17, 2017

Next year, Netflix plans to spend $8 billion on Netflix Original programs. According to a Bloomberg article, the platform will release around 80 original movies and venture into creating more foreign TV series in order to attract international customers, making it comparable to networks like HBO and other...

Graphic Perspective. No-flix Netflix.

Graphic Perspective. No-flix Netflix.

Emily Worrell, Perspectives Editor

September 21, 2017

The Book is Better. “13 Reasons Why” misrepresents the novel it was based upon and poorly portrays suicide.

The Book is Better. “13 Reasons Why” misrepresents the novel it was based upon and poorly portrays suicide.

Hannah Glazier, Reporter

May 18, 2017

In sixth grade, I remember reading Jay Asher’s original 288-page novel and explaining to my friends the basic premise of the story. I remember being asked, “Why would you ever read a book as disturbing as that?” So, for me, it is surprising that five years later, it seems as if all of my frien...

Binge-worthy and Socially Relevant. “13 Reasons Why” provides a noteworthy perspective into the teenage psyche and the ramifications of suicide.

Binge-worthy and Socially Relevant. “13 Reasons Why” provides a noteworthy perspective into the teenage psyche and the ramifications of suicide.

Misha Rehkter, Reporter

May 18, 2017

As the popularity of the new Netflix original series “13 Reasons Why” has reached a fever pitch, feedback and opinions have been widespread. Personally, as a viewer, I was captivated and immediately consumed the entirety of the show. My immediate takeaway was the show serves as an insight into the dail...

Not Only Netflix: Students rely on alternative streaming services for entertainment

Not Only Netflix: Students rely on alternative streaming services for entertainment

entertainment

October 9, 2015

At the end of September, thousands of movies, including the likes of box-office hits such as the “The Hunger Games” series and “Interstellar,” disappeared from Netflix’s inventory after the streaming service decided not to renew its five-year deal with the movie distributor Epix. Netflix’s...

Original TV series achieves popularity among CHS students

Original TV series achieves popularity among CHS students

Contributor

September 11, 2014

With 12 Emmy nominations, the Netflix original television series “Orange is the New Black” (OTINB) has more than enough to brag about. The series’ popularity caused its increasing fan base to flood social media networks with more than a million Facebook likes and nearly 800,000 Instagram and Twitt...