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Theodore Roosevelt ran as a third party candidate under his Bull Moose Party, as depicted in this political cartoon published in 1912. Here, Harper’s Weekly satirizes Roosevelt’s enormous ego, by showing delegates who can only enter the convention through the ‘hot air’ of Roosevelts mouth. (Image Credit: Harpers Weekly, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons)
Don't Underestimate the Power of Third Party Candidates
Allegra Lief, Staff Reporter • February 16, 2024

Democrat or Republican. Conservative or Liberal. Red or Blue. Such designations have long divided frustrated Americans, placing them on one side of America’s two party system. However, through rising polarity and increasingly...

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“Young readers especially like to escape reality and slip into a fantasy world. It’s easier to read about people doing amazing things like casting spells and riding dragons that about people doing mundane things like going to school. Kids already know that life. It’s nice to pretend you are someone else once in a while, said Rick Riordan. (Photo Credit: Andreas Rasmussen / Unsplash)
Exploring the Cinematic Odyssey: Unraveling the Latest 'Percy Jackson' Series
Ruby Moran, Staff Reporter • February 16, 2024

Look, I didn’t expect this franchise to become such a big part of my life.   Mr. Scott, my third grade teacher, carried a box of books into the classroom one morning and one by one called a few students over to look at...

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Then Mayor Dianne Feinstein speaks at a rally in San Franciscos Chinatown in the late 1970s. This appearance underscored her efforts to foster a sense of unity and inclusivity within the city. (Photo Credit: Nancy Wong, CC BY-SA 3.0 , via Wikimedia Commons)
Remembering Dianne Feinstein: A Political Trailblazer or Polarizing Figure?
Pritika Patel, Staff Reporter • February 17, 2024

Trailblazing mayor-turned-senator Dianne Feinstein passed away in September 2023 after holding a tenure of over forty years as a public servant. She was a leading Democrat and a pioneering female senator from California, leading...

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From its ancient roots to today, the sport of Dragon Boat Racing has evolved into a captivating sport that seamlessly blends both ferocity and fitness. (Photo Credit: I, Iidxplus, CC BY-SA 3.0 , via Wikimedia Commons)
From Ancient Tradition to Modern Sport: The Thrill of Dragon Boat Racing
Nicholas Anderson, Staff Reporter • February 16, 2024

Racing on the water to the rhythmic beat of hundreds of drums and the synchronized splashing of paddles, dragon boat racing is an electrifying fusion of ancient Chinese tradition and modern-day spectacle. Arising from the legendary...

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