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TKC podcast: meme culture in 2018

TKC podcast: meme culture in 2018

Benji Wilton, Carter Philipp, and Naomi Thomson

November 16, 2018


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Disclaimer: this episode contains language that may be offensive to some listeners. Why is internet humor so unique? Why have memes enthralled our society? In this podcast, Benji Wilton, Carter Philipp and Naomi Thomson dive into these questions, and examine the wide variety of memes on the inte...

The PolitiCall: Election day

The PolitiCall: Election day

Thomas Birmingham and Izzy Colón

November 10, 2018


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With Tuesday, Nov. 6th came the most closely watched day of 2018's political calendar: the midterm elections. On the PolitiCall's second episode, Izzy Colón and Thomas Birmingham find out what it's like to attend at a voting watch party, as well as speak to two seniors, Liam Stros and Claire Cowan,...

The PolitiCall: the midterms and Missouri

The PolitiCall: the midterms and Missouri

Izzy Colón and Thomas Birmingham

November 4, 2018


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On the first episode of The Kirkwood Call's new political podcast, The PolitiCall, Izzy Colón and Thomas Birmingham talk with government and politics teacher Lucas Ravenscraft about the upcoming midterm elections and their possible impacts on Missouri and national politics. ...

Time to talk with TKC episode 01: The Brett Kavanaugh controversy

Time to talk with TKC episode 01: The Brett Kavanaugh controversy

Maddie Hawes, associate editor

October 18, 2018


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Disclaimer: this episode contains language that may be offensive to some listeners. Time to talk with TKC was created with the hopes of inviting students and staff at KHS to share their opinions about topics they are passionate about. Some episodes may involve debate with several students or staff...

TKC Podcast: The skin I’m in

TKC Podcast: The skin I’m in

Sha'Diya Tomlin, opinions writer

November 7, 2017


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Sha’Diya Tomlin, Chandler Simpson, Nia Callion and Amellda Starks talk about their hair and why it is so important to black women and the struggles that come with wearing their crowns everyday. ...

TKC Podcast: video games

TKC Podcast: video games

Daniel Stobbe, Chloë King, and Robson Ali

February 18, 2016


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Daniel Stobbe, Robson Ali and Chloë King talk about the past, present and future of video games. This includes discussion of what they used to play, what they play now and what they look forward to for this year and the years to come.  

TKC podcast: Discussion of Sarah Koenig’s Serial

Daniel Stobbe, Trevor Cleveland, Robson Ali, and Max Shulklapper

January 28, 2016


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Daniel Stobbe, Trevor Cleveland, Max Shulklapper and Robson Ali discuss Sarah Koenig's recently popular Serial. This podcast goes hand in hand with Trevor Cleveland's story Serial sweeps the nation, which can be found in the January issue of The Kirkwood Call.

TKC Podcast: Politics

Daniel Stobbe, Max Shulklapper, and David Reynolds

September 3, 2015


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Max Shulklapper, Ashton Cowie, David Reynolds and Daniel Stobbe discuss today's political topics such as border control, taxation and the 2016 presidential candidates. Controls: w/s - up/down  ...

TKC Podcast: Charity

TKC Podcast: Charity

Bradley Fargo, Ethan Cost, Lucy Waldemer, and Alexa Kannenberg

December 15, 2014


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Bradley Fargo, Lucy Waldemer, Ethan Cost and Alexa Kannenberg address the issue of homelessness in the Saint Louis area and how the public views them. They also discuss the newest issue of The Kirkwood Call which covers various charities and organizations. The issue will be available on (12/16/14)

TKC Podcast: Anxiety

TKC Podcast: Anxiety

Trevor Cleveland, Kaitlin Kilby, Mikki Philippe, and Daniel Stobbe

November 19, 2014


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This podcast is in correlation with Abby Christenson's story, which will be available Nov. 24. Kaitlin Kilby, Trevor Cleveland, Mikki Philippe and Daniel Stobbe discuss the stress and anxiety on the average high school student. DISCLAIMER: While recording, certain audio quality adjustments had...

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