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Under the Influence: Students consider impact of celebrity decisions and actions

THE RIHANNA EFFECT: Tyler McDuffy, Hollywood Hounds anchor and junior, holds a shirt of Rihanna. McDuffy said the media affects how he expresses himself. DIVYA ANNAMALAI / PHOTO

entertainment

May 21, 2015

Celebrities influence many people in our generation, and according to a Newsweek poll, 77 percent of Americans believe that celebrities have too much of an influence on teenagers—particularly girls. The effect is especially evident in their appearance and attitudes. Sophomore Kathryn Wolfert said one...

“The Fault in Our Stars” film adaptation to come out on June 6

entertainment

May 23, 2014

  Junior Abby Fields said she started reading John Green novels when she was in eighth grade, starting with Looking for Alaska. “I read a couple more after that, when I realized he was a good author,” she said. Fields said she considers herself a huge fan of Green’s work, especially his...

CHTV improves new segments, discusses live reporting

CHTV sponsor Courtney Qualls works at her desk during fourth period on Feb. 11 in the CHTV room where students plan broadcasts and work on the announcements. “(A new segment) is a little intimidating, so it’s one of those things where I need to get really comfortable with what we’re doing,” Qualls said. “I have to also make sure the students are really comfortable with what they’re doing before we try to add that at all.” NATALIA CHAUDHRY / PHOTO

Beats

February 13, 2014

According to CHTV sponsor Courtney Qualls, CHTV members will continue to improve the many new segments that have been added to the CHTV morning announcements. Qualls said she recently added the “Minute with Mal” segment to the show. “It really came from some feedback out in the school,” Quall...

Psychology teacher explains society’s fascination with the end of the world

acumen

December 4, 2012

Gargantuan waves rush toward massive metal arks as they struggle to free themselves from their docks, seal and pull away safely. The deadly floodwaters are part of a scene from “2012,” a movie illustrating a possible outcome of the apocalypse. Thecialis online purchase apocalypse is predicted to occur on De...

Unique Artists: Lady Gaga

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September 12, 2011

Ever since she premiered her video for “Bad Romance,” Lady Gaga has set a trend in dressing in the most odd and peculiar of outfits. She has carved out a niche in not only music and dance, but also fash4ion. Her style is similar to some kind of quirky French Model. She dresses with no compromise,...