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EDITORIAL: “Lanyards? We don’t need no stinkin’ lanyards”

September 24, 2014

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As MHS students prepared for a new school year, administrative faculty sent home letters explaining the institution of new policies to protect students. Notably, beginning this school year, students will be issued unique ID cards,...

Haute or horrible? The question of couture raises discussion

Katie McMahon, Staff Writer

September 24, 2014

Filed under Opinion

Couture — the ultimate unattainable.  Model after serious-faced model strutting down the runway pinned in sequin-embellished, crewel-embroidered, silk-draped, figure-suffocating pieces put forth by the most esteemed houses of ...

EDITORIAL: Pressure for perfection in women simply artificial

June 9, 2014

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It is easy to joke about and laugh at aspects of life that seem universally funny and understandable: endless lines at the movies, poor quality food in an airplane, entrapment by countless rows of traffic, you name it. Yet, t...

The extravagance of prom is too stressful, too expensive, too inescapable

Katie Cresser, Copy Editor

April 2, 2014

Filed under Opinion

In the not-too-distant past, senior proms were held in high school gyms decorated with little else besides streamers and balloons. Today, senior prom is synonymous with extravagance and splendor. For a senior girl, the stress and spen...

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