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Newlyweds Gypsy-Rose Blanchard and Ryan Anderson.

Sinister or Slaying: The Glamorization of Gypsy Rose Blanchard

Kyra Heinzmann, Writer January 31, 2024

Gypsy Rose Blanchard, daughter of Clauddine “Dee Dee” Blanchard, is one of the most publicized victims of Munchausen syndrome by proxy. With three documentaries, a TV series reenactment, and multiple...

Celebrating the Best Dressed Stars at the Golden Globes

Celebrating the Best Dressed Stars at the Golden Globes

Anna Puertas, Writer January 31, 2024

On Sunday, January 7, Hollywood kicked off award show season with the 81st annual Golden Globes. This show is held every year to honor the best of film and television from 2023. Countless celebrities were...

Are America’s Politicians Getting Too Old?

Are America’s Politicians Getting Too Old?

Emma Wittkopp, Writer November 13, 2023

In a recent interview, US Senator Mitt Romney announced he would not be seeking reelection in 2024. The Senator from Utah is 76 years old and has served in the Senate for four years. This abrupt retirement...

Fall Into Style: New Fashion Trends at Adams

Fall Into Style: New Fashion Trends at Adams

Ava Hirvela, Writer October 19, 2023

As Adams High School students settle into the familiar routine of classes and extracurriculars, they also begin to set the trends for the school year. An exciting one this year is thrifting! Students'...

Olivia Rodrigo performing at the 2023 VMAs. (Photo Credits: Billboard).

Olivia Rodrigo Drops Sophomore Album, Guts

Anna Puertas, Writer September 28, 2023

From child star to pop music sensation, Olivia Rodrigo has become a force to be reckoned with in the music industry. Rodrigo released her second album, Guts, on September 8th, and gained insurmountable...

A skincare collection including many popular products (Photo Credits: Pinterest)

Skin Deep: When Beauty Trends Go Too Far

Emma Wittkopp, Writer September 21, 2023

Since social media has existed, taking care of your skin and face has been the topic of many trends. The pursuit of flawless skin is prominent in today's age, and skincare rituals are a habit shared by...

Top Five Looks at the Met Gala 2023

Top Five Looks at the Met Gala 2023

Emma Wittkopp, Writer June 6, 2023

On May 1st, the annual Met Gala was held with the theme for 2023 as ‘Karl Lagerfeld: A Line of Beauty’. The theme was made in memory of the record breaking designer who recently passed away in 2019....

Taylor Swift during her commencement speech in 2022 at New York University.

Do Celebrity Scholars Have an Unfair Advantage?

Chiara Palomera, Writer June 6, 2023

As the graduating class of 2023 commences their path towards college, among them could potentially be a herd of celebrities and famous influencers. Accepted into the most prestigious universities in the...

Scantron for an AP exam.

The Advantages and Disadvantages of AP Exams

Emma Townsend, Writer May 23, 2023

Rochester Adams High School Advanced Placement (AP) has concluded for the 2022-2023 school year. Students took their AP exams from May 1st to May 12th in hopes to gain college credits.  AP classes...

The many looks worn to the Met Gala in honor of Karl Lagerfeld.

Is High Fashion Overrated?

Chiara Palomera, Writer May 23, 2023

Just last week, “A-list” celebrities and influencers walked through the most awaited red carpet of the year, The Met Gala, an annual charity ball—held by Vogue’s Anna Wintour—that raises money...

A familiar website opening screen for many students

AI Use: Detrimental or Beneficial?

Emma Wittkopp, Writer May 23, 2023

Chat GPT, an extremely advanced public and controversial Artificial Intelligence (AI) system, became available with mixed emotions from users in November of 2022. Ever since, this system has become increasingly...

Protesters outside of the White House protesting against The Willow Project.
(Photo Credit: Bryan Olin Dozier)

The Willow Project: Animals vs. Economy

Saudah Amatullah, Writer May 5, 2023

Economy versus nature has always been an American conflict. This is especially true for communities suffering economically and lacking job security. Conflict arises when a person is guaranteed by a politician...

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