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The Student News Site of Patriot High School

The Charge

Roll the Clips… It’s Time to end Movies over Two Hours

Roll the Clips… It’s Time to end Movies over Two Hours

Arianna Nahim May 24, 2022

A blockbuster film has just made a smash into the theater. Since the debut of its cast list, The Batman has been highly anticipated, and with Robert Pattinson starring as Batman, anticipation only bubbled....

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Tyler, The Creator accepts the award for best rap album for Igor and at the 62nd annual Grammy Awards.

Recognizing the Racism in the Music Industry

Savannah Farrier April 28, 2022

Music in the U.S. has come to evolve from the direct influence of Black culture; from the introduction of rock to the smooth jazz that plays in your favorite coffee shop, Black culture has influenced it...

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Taye Hydes second concert, student came outside to the courtyard to hear his music. The concert was placed before the start of the school day.

Independent Artists Break the Norms with Music

Victoria Williams, Opinion Editor April 8, 2022

Students yell lyrics, bodies pack the boys’ bathroom, and a laptop propped on the bathroom shelf pulsates beats as Tate Hyde (‘23) and Henry Ausby (‘24) take centerstage. Over the past few years,...

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The second season of “Cheer,” released on Jan. 12, 2022, Photo credit: Netflix

Netflix’s Cheer Defies the Odds, Gender Roles, and Expands on the Physical and Mental Tolls of Cheer

Anabelle Ford, Reporter April 6, 2022

The Netflix show “Cheer” shares how athletes react to stress while balancing school, the experience of getting on the mat, competing in Orlando, and dealing with day-to-day stresses.   The Mental...

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Behind the Scenes: ‘Mamma Mia’ Cast Talks on the Production of the Musical

Behind the Scenes: ‘Mamma Mia’ Cast Talks on the Production of the Musical

Melissa Kus April 6, 2022

At 3:45-6:45 p.m. for a series of weeks, a mass of students practiced in the auditorium to prepare for what would be one of the highlights of the spring season.  On March 31, April 1, and April 2, the...

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Maddy Perez

Euphoria Makeup Artist’s Releases New Makeup Line

Rachel Murphy March 24, 2022

The popular HBO show Euphoria has taken over the media and everyone’s Monday morning conversations. The anticipation of waiting for a new episode every Sunday and then dissecting it the days after has...

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A Recap of February Music Releases

A Recap of February Music Releases

Charlie McRae March 18, 2022

Compared to recent months, February was a relatively dry period for new music. Not to say nothing dropped (because there were certainly some gems), but it wasn’t the prolific month many listeners have...

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The Disappearance of Tween Girls

The Disappearance of Tween Girls

Rachel Murphy March 10, 2022

The transition period from being a kid to becoming a teenager (ages 9-13) are known as the “tween” years. This can be a confusing time as tweens are trying to navigate through the various influences...

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What is the Fate of the Attack on Titan Franchise?

What is the Fate of the Attack on Titan Franchise?

Arianna Nahim February 19, 2022

*Contains mild information from all episodes aired.* Fans of the manga and the anime Attack on Titan have anticipated part two of the finale season for a whole year now. Mappa, the studio that has taken...

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Galentines Date Ideas You Need To Try

Galentine’s Date Ideas You Need To Try

Aurora Tellekamp February 11, 2022
Here are 7 Galentine's date ideas that are great for anyone and everyone!
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Pictured above, Sakura Haruno, Jolyne Kujo, Mikasa Ackerman, and Nobara Kugisaki.

Shonen Anime: The Tragic Battle of Heroine Writing and Viewer Perception

Arianna Nahim January 18, 2022

In a world filled with mystic power systems, colorful characters, and heart-wrenching stories, shows like “Naruto,” “Attack on Titan,” “Jojos Bizarre Adventure World,” and “Jujutsu Kaisen”...

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Netflix’s ‘You’ Raises Awareness About Social Issues

Netflix’s ‘You’ Raises Awareness About Social Issues

Arianna Nahim December 13, 2021

“What is love?” What is love indeed? The famous line from the popular song, “What is Love'' by the band Haddaway, poses a question many people, both young and old, ponder. Is it roses left on...

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