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Weekly Lists: Best holiday songs of all time

Weekly Lists: Best holiday songs of all time

Maya Velazquez, Staff Reporter

November 20, 2018


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Is anyone else shocked that December is only two weeks away? With it comes snow, jingle bells, the excessive use of red and green, ~holiday stress~ and LOTS of festive music. I don’t know about you, but I started listening to Christmas music in September. After extensive research and countless hours po...

Weekly Lists: Common excuses to cancel plans that actually work

Weekly Lists: Common excuses to cancel plans that actually work

Claudia Orozco, Staff Reporter

November 10, 2018


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Have you ever said yes to going to a movie only to realize that you binge watch a season of “The Bachelor” from the comfort of your own home while cuddling your dog at the same time? Have you ever agreed to go to a bonfire, realized it’s way too far of a drive and decided to order pizza and listen...

Weekly Lists: How to get this bread

Weekly Lists: How to get this bread

Tara Dilly, Opinion Editor

October 24, 2018


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To get this bread or not to get this bread; that is the question: whether 'tis nobler in the mind to suffer the debt and sadness of outrageous fortune, or to take arms against a sea of troubles and by opposing, end them. - A Shakespeare and Tara collaboration. Let’s get this bread, an iconic saying of ...

Weekly Lists: Best things to do on Halloween

Weekly Lists: Best things to do on Halloween

Lili Cruz, Staff Reporter

October 19, 2018


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Fall is finally here and Halloween is right around the corner, so grab your pumpkin spiced latte and a bundle of blankets because I’m about to tell you the top five things to do on Halloween.   1. Trick-or-Treating   It's never too late to get up and go trick or treating. Wheth...

Weekly Lists: Homecoming tips

Weekly Lists: Homecoming tips

Jacob Dunlop, Staff Reporter

October 4, 2018


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You know it’s homecoming season when more and more awkward freshman boys start lining the halls with their made-in-five-minutes posters and their half-baked food puns. With every Homecoming though, it seems like most people just Pinterest their posters, or I’m left asking “Isn’t that the same...

Weekly Lists: Greatest chick flicks of all time

Weekly Lists: Greatest chick flicks of all time

McKenna White, Reporter

September 21, 2018


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“Get in loser. We’re going shopping.” From the jungle-like social scene of North Shore High to Harvard Law School, teenage girls everywhere are experiencing newfound self-confidence in the stories of our favorite heroines. These are my picks for the top five chick flicks of all time.   ...

Weekly Lists: Planet Earth 2’s A+ Animals

Weekly Lists: Planet Earth 2’s A+ Animals

Hadassah Lurbur, A&E Editor

September 15, 2018


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Read about three animals featured in Planet Earth 2 that we think deserve at least an A+ rating.     1. Bowerbird Forget making an elaborate homecoming proposal this year, it will never compare to a Bowerbird’s declaration of love. In order to seduce a female, the male bowerbird creates a st...

Weekly Lists: Five marvelous mountain goat facts

Weekly Lists: Five marvelous mountain goat facts

Xavier Martinez, Editor-in-Chief of Publications

September 7, 2018


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   This fall, the U.S. National Park Service, or NPS, plans to begin removing mountain goats from Olympic National Park due the danger they pose to both the Park's ecosystem and visitors. To rebuke this bad publicity, The Apple Leaf compiled some important facts about the mountain goat that are sure...