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SMH Cartoon: Yearbook signatures

SMH Cartoon: Yearbook signatures

by Amanda Anderson, Editor
May 20, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Most underclassmen received their Linganore yearbooks today.  Cartoonist Amanda Anderson shows what yearbooks are all about. ...

Local girls suffer from ‘Bieber Fever’ (and so do I)

Local girls suffer from ‘Bieber Fever’ (and so do I)

by Bridget Murphy, Reporter
May 6, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Bieber fever--it's real.  Girls are catching it and have had it for years. (Boys are more low-key and won't admit they like him.  They just like his music.) It is so contagious that there is a name for all who have it: Beliebers. The cause behind the disease? Justin Bieber. On Friday, April 29th, Ju...

Prince: The pop singer’s death leaves this generation without royalty

Prince: The pop singer’s death leaves this generation without royalty

by Sylvia Nelson, Reporter
May 2, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment

On April 21, the legendary pop singer was pronounced dead at his studio,  Paisley Park. My family, extreme Prince fan, spent watching Purple Rain all day.  My mom has the DVD, and I'm pretty sure it's scratched from how many times she has watched the movie. Prince was born as Prince Rogers Nelson on June 7, 1...

Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice, super win or super fail?

Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice, super win or super fail?

by Amanda Anderson, Reporter
April 25, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

 Even with the 7th highest box office opening weekend earning $166,007,347, many people who saw the Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice, hated it. And I can see why. I agree that the movie took a while to really get interesting, but when it did, I thought it was entertaining but not worth the $12.50 t...

10 Cloverfield Lane knocks on the door of success

10 Cloverfield Lane knocks on the door of success

by Emily Gorham, Editor
April 19, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment

As psychological thrillers go, 10 Cloverfield Lane is a must-see. Well-paced and captivating, the engaging script is matched by a first-rate cast. For a marketing campaign that started out relatively small, the hype for 10 Cloverfield Lane grew quickly (much like that of its semi-prequel, Cloverfie...

An open letter to Justin Bieber: Frederick is for you!

An open letter to Justin Bieber: Frederick is for you!

by Olivia DuBro, Editor-In-Chief
April 13, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Dear Mr. Bieber, A recent article posted by WMAC News, which describes itself as "a fantasy news site" where "most articles are satire or pure fantasy," claims that you are planning to move to Frederick, Maryland. Apparently, you are very tired of the "L.A. lifestyle," and would love to settle ...

Zootopia: Where animals and audiences go wild

Zootopia: Where animals and audiences go wild

by Sylvia Nelson, Reporter
April 13, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

On March 4, Walt Disney Animation Studios' released Zootopia. On a scale from Lion King (highest), to Wall-E (lowest),  Zootopia is closer to Lion King, but doesn't quite "the king" status. The songs are catchy, and the plot is great. The movie has singing and dancing, with a million funny stereot...

The halls are alive with “The Sound of Music”

The halls are alive with “The Sound of Music”

by Lancer Media
April 13, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Climb every mountain, search every day, follow every rainbow, 'til you find the play! This year's Spring musical is The Sound of Music. The show will be performed April 15th, 16th, 17th, 23rd, and 24th. If pre-ordered,  tickets are $10. Tickets are available on the LHS Drama and Dance site a...

Annual NHS Talent show contestants outperform cancer: Photo of the Day 3/18/16

by Olivia DuBro, Editor-In-Chief
March 19, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

Click here to see all of the performances of the evening. Each year, the LHS chapter of the National Honor Society holds a talent show to broadcast the immense amount of talent Linganore has to offer, but also to combat cancer. This year, the show took place on Thursday, March 17. The audience got ...

Fuller House: Just as corny as the original–and that’s okay

Fuller House:  Just as corny as the original–and that’s okay

by Tory Spruill, Reporter
March 11, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Showcase

On February 26, Netflix released the first season, 13 episodes, of the program Fuller House. The cast consists of the same actors from the 1980's hit show, Full House, with the exception of Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen. Netflix also released their renewal of the program, so a second season is under way...

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