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Upcoming Hip Hop Album Releases

By Aaron Epstein ‘21 and Jared Levy ‘23, Contributing Writer and Staff Writer, respectively Despite high anticipation, an underwhelming amount of rap music has been released in 2020, partially due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Coronavirus-related restrictions prevented the large tours that artists often embark on shortly after an album release […]

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Spanish Flu Vs. COVID-19

By Anna Khorets ‘22, Online Editor Even though COVID-19 has impacted all of our lives, it is by far not the worst pandemic to hit the world. The 1918 flu pandemic, also known as the Spanish Flu, killed and infected significantly more people than COVID-19 has so far.  Similarities Differences […]

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Raspberry Buttermilk Sheet Cake

By Alexandra Wenger ‘21, Features Editor Sheet cakes have a bad rap, and it pains my soul. Some think they are cakes for the lazy baker who doesn’t want to bake and frost a layer cake. Some think they’re tasteless because all they’ve had are sheet cakes from the local […]

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Dose of History: Globe Theater Fire

By Alexandra Wenger ‘21, Features Editor Imagine Radio City Music Hall. The bright lights, the 6,015 seats in total, the Rockettes, everything. Now imagine it burned to the ground because of a foolishly fired cannon. On June 29th, 1613, The Globe Theatre, built by Shakespeare’s acting company, burned down. This […]

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Adar Feature: Heschel Purim Party Story

By Shanee Goldman ‘23 “Hashavuah: Purim party last period on Tuesday!”  The colorful words flashed across the screen of a student’s Macbook Air. “Dang it, Lily,” said the frustrated student to her friend, “Purim parties stink every year. It’s the same old thing every time.” “Lighten up, Bella. I’m part […]