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Tiger king review

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Kinley Bokermann, writer

May 4, 2020

Netflix’s “Tiger King” has taken the world by storm during quarantine and it is clear why. Think of the craziest, most interesting story possible. Whatever imagined is nowhere near as fascinating as “Tiger King.” Honestly, I don’t know where to start without making it sound like complete ins...

Scripting to success

Darrin Dortch graduated from KHS in 2002 and now works as a screenwriter in Los Angeles.

Maddie Meyers, editor in chief

January 30, 2020

While the rest of his family played outside, 6-year-old Darrin Dortch watched “Halloween” with wide eyes in the basement with his grandfather. But he was not hiding under a blanket from the jump scares. Instead, he was focusing on each camera shot, the different lighting and the acting used to te...

Sex in television

Only 13 (40/318) percent of KHS students think that television accurately depicts teenage sex lives.

Grace Klebe, news editor

April 9, 2019

33 seconds is all it takes for a topless sex scene between two high schoolers to begin in the first episode of Netflix’s new show “Sex Education,” a series about a teenager who starts a sex therapy business with two of his friends.  While your parents might be shocked by the nudity and mature c...

What holiday character are you?

What holiday character are you?

Paisley Regester, features writer

December 14, 2018

Take this quiz to find out what holiday character you identify with the most! (function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(d.getElementById(id))return;js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src='https://embed.playbuzz.com/sdk.js';fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}(document,'script','playbuzz-sdk')); ...

Are you really still watching Netflix?

Are you really still watching Netflix?

Will Drury, opinions writer

April 12, 2016

“Are you still watching The Office?” If you own a Netflix account, this isn’t the first time you’ve seen this message. Maybe it wasn’t The Office, but there has probably been a time when you watched a show for so long that Netflix begins to question whether you’re still alive. Not having to...

Quiz: what show you should you watch next on Netflix?

Quiz: what show you should you watch next on Netflix?

Emily Mitchell, news writer

January 26, 2015

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Must watch shows for fall 2014

Must watch shows for fall 2014

Trevor Cleveland, blog/podcast editor

September 19, 2014

Once again, the TV-loving audiences of America boot up their DVRs, break out their favorite snacks and brace themselves for another rollercoaster ride of emotions with their favorite characters. It’s time for the fall TV season. Modern Family- New season premieres: Sept. 24 on ABC Returning for its sixth season after the season fiv...

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