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Medical Police: Netflix’s Most Recent Medical-Action Parody

Anne Rogers, Photographer

February 26, 2020

Medical Police, a Netflix original that premiered on January 10th of this year, is an ironic parody of the highly popular, over-dramatized shows that portray life as a doctor or police officer. Shows like Greys Anatomy, Bones, The Go...

“Music to Be Murdered By” Murders Ears

Jeremiah Booth, In-depth Writer

February 24, 2020

Rapper Eminem, whose real name is Marshall Mathers, released a surprise album once again. “Music to be Murdered By,” was released on Friday January 17, 2020. This follow-up album to 2018’s “Kamikaze,” which was also released without a ...

Fear More Than A Hall-sweep

Hailey Gillespie, In-depth Writer

February 24, 2020

“North has terrible halls.”  Familiar words for students of Omaha North High, but if one had never attended then they might be led to believe the paint was chipping, or the ceilings were scarred by water damage. They wouldn...

Netflix re-vamps the infamous vampire king in new ‘Dracula’ adaptation

Kaden Hughes, Sports Writer

February 24, 2020

Netflix’s newest horror mini-series, Dracula, revives the iconic blood sucker in a whole new light. The three-part tale aired on the January 1st through the 3rd, on both BBC One and Netflix. The show’s mature rated movie-...

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry leave the royal family

Denaya Lewis, Opinion Writer

February 24, 2020

2020 started with a bang for the royal family of Britain. The newlywed Duchess of Sussex Meghan, and Prince Harry decided to take a leave of absence from their royal duties. They have also decided to give up royal titles and state f...

When will the #oscarsgotitright trend start?

Lillian Nero, Opinion Writer

February 24, 2020

 According to NBC News, the 2019 Academy Awards were the “first to award more than one  black woman by the end of the night”. These three women are Regina King, Ruth E. Carter and Hannah Bleacher.   King won “Best Supporting Actre...

ID changes for TSA in late 2020

Megan Bechtolt, News Writer

February 20, 2020

TSA is changing their identification requirements. Starting on October 1st, 2020, every person traveling by air that is over the age of 18 will need a Real ID to travel within the US, said TSA. A Real ID compliant card includes any driver’s license...

Adult fundraising should be celebrated, not shamed

Virginia Holtzclaw, Features Writer

February 20, 2020

Almost 15 million acres of land have been charred. Over 24 people have died. An estimated half a billion animals have perished, and the air quality in Sydney is over ten times the “hazardous” level as a result of the current Australian bushfires.  ...

“You”’s audience is infatuated with its criminal lead

Alyssa Husk, Entertainment Writer

February 20, 2020

“You” season two is a brilliantly jarring addition to its first season. This season follows Joe’s (Penn Badgley) mission to move across the country in an attempt to escape his murderous past with the woman he stalked and kille...

LB206 provides much needed protections to student journalists

Dominick Bartels, News Writer

February 20, 2020

The first amendment: 45 words, 5 freedoms. It was seen as so necessary and urgent by the Framers, that it is enshrined as the first amendment, not the second, tenth, or twenty second, but first. It clearly and unequivocally protects freedo...

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