To Escape Tumultuous Times, Viewers Flock to Period Dramas
Thursday, January 21, 2021 The recent rise in popularity of period dramas like Bridgerton can be explained by a want to be free from the headlines and technologies of today.
How the Grammys Became the Most Meaningless Award in Pop Culture
Thursday, January 7, 2021 Following questionable choices in past years, many point to the lack of diversity and outdated methods of the Review Committee as a reason for the Grammy’s growing irrelevance.
Is Porn Preaching Pedophilia To Teenagers?
Thursday, January 7, 2021 The idea of being sex positive does not apply to hours of online porn videos, nor does it stand when the supposed positivity directly relates to sexual violence.
Word on the Street: What’s Your Favorite Holiday Movie?
Monday, December 21, 2020 BHS students share their favorite movies to watch during the holidays, and the traditions and memories they are connected to.
How Has Satire Shaped the Trump Era?
Wednesday, December 16, 2020 Trump's time in office gave comedians an abundance of material to work with, and the resulting content will forever be associated with his presidency.
Parasocial Relationships: Helpful or Harmful? It’s Complicated
Wednesday, December 16, 2020 While there are benefits to increased connection through social media, parasocial relationships between young people and online influencers are not an acceptable replacement for true friendship.
Celebrities and Public Figures Abuse Privilege During Pandemic
Tuesday, December 15, 2020 Despite advocating for others to adhere by safety and social distancing guidelines, many public figures have ignored their own advice.
New EP ‘Omakase’ by Lil Ricefield Lacks Promised Originality
Tuesday, December 8, 2020 In his EP 'Omakase,' Bay Area native Nathaniel Oda, also known as lil ricefield, fails to grow meaningfully from his 2018 hit "Trapanese."
‘The Queen’s Gambit’ Explores the World of Chess Through Fascinating Characters
Saturday, December 5, 2020 Beth faces sexism, addiction, and the loss of loved ones, all while winning chess tournaments.