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Is Santa real or just an illusion?

Is Santa real or just an illusion?

Kunal Jobanputra and Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief
December 7, 2016 • 12 views
Filed under Columns, Satire, Top Stories

It's a question that has puzzled individuals ever since the start of mankind: Is Santa real? Well, to answer that, we need to first answer if we, as a people, as a society, as a generation living on this universe, are real. Take a look in the mirror. Do you see yourself? Or is that just a reflection?... Read more »

Houseparty app on the rise

Houseparty app on the rise

Shannon Ging and Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief
December 6, 2016 • 113 views
Filed under Features, Top Stories

The culture of cell phones and social media has taken over the life of an average teen, while some apps like Instagram and Twitter have been here to stay for years, others like Facebook are in decline. The big thing at the moment is an application called Houseparty. Teenagers today are always looking for the next big thing; games and social media that seemingly everyone has after one or two people “discove... Read more »

Boys’ Basketball defeats Hinsdale South

Boys’ Basketball defeats Hinsdale South

Ali Ardehali, Shannon Ging, Sports Editor, and Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief
December 5, 2016 • 37 views
Filed under Basketball, Sports, Top Stories, Winter

The Boys' Basketball team beat Hinsdale South 46-38 in the main gymnasium on Friday, Dec. 2. The team moved up to 2-3 on the season, trying to move back up after a 1-3 start. Anthony Brescia, senior, had two quick fouls that sent him to the bench early in the game. Brescia, along with Tomas Misiunas, Chris Ec... Read more »

Students transition to music streaming services

Students transition to music streaming services

Hannah Anderson, Zach Wols, A&E Editor, and Riley Kowalski, Editor-in-Chief
December 5, 2016 • 65 views
Filed under A&E, Top Stories

For the past few years, many people around the world have seemed to stop buying music due to the increasing amount of streaming services that can be found online. However, some still continue to buy music, whether it be out of tradition, respect for the artists, or other reasons. Both parts of this ... Read more »

I am the ‘Sexiest Man Alive’

I am the ‘Sexiest Man Alive’

Kunal Jobanputra and Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief
December 5, 2016 • 108 views
Filed under Satire, Top Stories

On November 15, 2016, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson was named "The Sexiest Man Alive." On November 16, 2016, I was mad that People Magazine would do me such injustice. I mean, look at me.   Here are the reasons why I should be named the Sexiest Man Alive: Spice factor: This Dwayne kid... Read more »

Review: The Weeknd’s “Starboy”

Review: The Weeknd’s “Starboy”

Jacob Belgrad, Libby McCarthy, Editor-in-Chief, and Riley Kowalski, Editor-in-Chief
December 4, 2016 • 40 views
Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

The first thing that came to my head upon listening to Starboy was surprise. Granted, I’m unfamiliar with most of The Weeknd’s work besides his hit singles and other songs off of his Beauty Behind the Madness album, but, Starboy’s sound is a bit of a change. This change was not only unfamiliar,... Read more »

Meet Paige Wilder

Meet Paige Wilder

Sydney Seda, Libby McCarthy, Editor-in-Chief, Riley Kowalski, Editor-in-Chief, and Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief
December 1, 2016 • 170 views
Filed under Features, Top Stories

Paige Wilder, junior, is an active student at Central with a passion for film-making. This year, she has filmed and edited multiple hype videos for Red Devil Nation. Wilder's videos have been attracting the attention of many, giving the students a lot more spirit. Her videos allow for students to... Read more »

New dress themes for basketball season builds excitement

New dress themes for basketball season builds excitement

Everett Eck, Kunal Jobanputra, News Editor, and Sanya Sawlani, Editor-in-Chief
November 30, 2016 • 433 views
Filed under Features, Top Stories

As basketball season heats up with the boys’ first home game on Dec. 2 and the girls’ first game on Dec. 3, Chaz Zayed and Will DeAngelis, social chairs, have been busy planning for the home games. After a successful football season that brought a big turnout, they are hoping to continue their s... Read more »

November 2016

November 2016

November 30, 2016 • 110 views
Filed under Print, Top Stories

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