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February 25, 2015


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In this episode, we discuss the general happenings of Rochester Adams school life.  Its a little rough around the edges but hey, it's our first try... This Week's Segments: Article Discussion: Feature Discussion: -Valentines Day Complaint Corner:...

Super Smash Brothers for Wii U is Smashing

Super Smash Brothers for Wii U is Smashing

Robert Bobbit, Staff Writer

February 10, 2015


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Nintendo released the latest installment of its popular fighting game, Super Smash Brothers for Wii U in late November. The series, conceived by developer Masahiro Sakurai in 1999, has gathered immense popularity due to its accessibility, content, and competitive community. On the surface, it may look...

Would You Fight For My Vinyl?

Would You Fight For My Vinyl?

Bridget Lockman, Staff Writer

February 6, 2015


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Dust off those old records and find those scrunchies: the ‘80s are back, starting with the increase of vinyl. 2014 was a big year for vinyl with 7.9 million records sold and an increased fascination with vintage artifacts leaving hipsters across the globe scrambling to find vintage vinyl. Stores...

Four Stars for FOUR

Four Stars for FOUR

Shelby Smith, Staff Writer

December 2, 2014


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One Direction took the world, or rather teenage girls, by storm when they debuted on the British TV series The X Factor in 2010. After winning third place on the show, the group became famous worldwide and has released four studio albums since. Their newest album, FOUR, was released on November 17, ...

CW’s Flash Starts With a Bang

CW’s Flash Starts With a Bang

Robert Bobbitt, Staff Writer

December 2, 2014


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Derived from the success of the show “Arrow,” CW Network recently released a re-imagining of the classic DC superhero “The Flash” with a new show this October.  The show follows the story of an awkward forensic scientist named Barry Allen ( Grant Gustin of Glee fame), gifted with superhuman speed ...

Lots of Love for Love Fest

Lots of Love for Love Fest

Hope Bobbitt, Arts and Entertainment Editor

December 2, 2014


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With auditions complete and the cast list posted, Adams ITS is ready to start rehearsing The Penny Dreadfuls for Love Fest. Love Fest, taking place January 30 and 31, is an annual theater festival held at Garber High School in Bay City, bringing several Michigan-based high school groups together for a da...

Taylor Swift’s 1989 “Shakes Off” the Haters

Taylor Swift’s 1989 “Shakes Off” the Haters

Ashley Tjhung, Editor

December 1, 2014


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A far cry from the ex-country star’s self-titled debut Taylor Swift, 1989 is a fun 80s-pop inspired album. While not perfect, 1989 is a solid record and a bright beginning to Swift’s pop career. Claiming the first platinum album of 2014, Taylor Swift is back again with 1989. While sticking with the th...

The Government Inspector: A Job Well Done

The Government Inspector: A Job Well Done

Cynthia Lee, Staff Writer

November 19, 2014


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The Adams Theater kicked off yet another successful year with their performance of The Government Inspector. The Government Inspector is described as “the most Russian of Russian plays,” and the show was not far off with its never-ending Vodka jokes. The play itself is a fair representation of modern...

Cold War Kids Head “Home”

Cold War Kids Head “Home”

Bridget Lockman, Staff Writer

November 17, 2014


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California based indie band, Cold War Kids, released their much-anticipated new album, Hold My Home. This is the band’s first album since their 2011 release of Mine Is Yours and has been received with mixed feelings. Since their first studio album, Robbers & Cowards, which was released in 2006, the...

Adams Music Department Ready to Kick-Off a Great Year

Adams Music Department Ready to Kick-Off a Great Year

Ivan Martinez

September 23, 2014


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The 2014-2015 school year has started and the Music Department is preparing for a new year full of promise and excitement. With a full slate of performances and festivals on the horizon, both the Choir and Band are itching to start the year off right. The marching band got its first crack at a performance...

Adams Theatre Moves Forward with Fall Play

Adams Theatre Moves Forward with Fall Play

Hope Bobbitt, Arts and Entertainment Editor

September 23, 2014


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With auditions all wrapped up, the Adams International Thespian Society (ITS) is moving forward with its production of The Government Inspector. “I’m feeling pretty good about the incoming cast and crew. Although a lot of our talent left, I feel confident that we have the talent needed to put on...

Don’t Miss Out on Summer Concerts

Don’t Miss Out on Summer Concerts

Hope Bobbit

June 12, 2014


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With so many great venues and different groups of fans, it’s not hard to believe Detroit area’s summer will be full of great concerts. OneRepublic is kicking off the summer’s concerts with their Native Summer Tour, in support of their latest album Native. Accompanied by the Script, they’ll...

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