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Richie’s Review: Baptized in Fire (Track Review)

Richie’s Review: Baptized in Fire (Track Review)

Richie Porras, Staff Writer

December 7, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Kid Cudi has been a huge part of this generation’s hip-hop scene ever since the release of “Day ‘n’ Nite” and his breakout album Man on the Moon: “The End of Day”. Ever since then, Cudi has released four other studio albums with another one about to release this month. Travis Scott is a new...

Games for Gold November Review

Games for Gold November Review

Casey Plucinski, Staff Writer

November 29, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Every month, Microsoft offers 4 free games for Xbox live gold members to download. Two of these games are exclusively for Xbox One and the other two are backwards compatible Xbox 360 games. That’s 4 free games for Xbox One players, and 2 for Xbox 360 players. For Xbox 360, the two games are “Monkey Is...

Richie’s Review: Hacksaw Ridge

Richie’s Review: Hacksaw Ridge

Richie Porras, Staff Writer

November 10, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Mel Gibson’s new war film, Hacksaw Ridge, centers around a man who goes by the name of Desmond Doss (played by Andrew Garfield). Desmond Doss joins the fight to win WWII, even though he is against violence. As many try to convince him to leave the force, Doss never gives up in what he believes in-saving...

“Just don’t say it”: The use of the “N” word at Westside

“Just don’t say it”: The use of the “N” word at Westside

Deja Moss, Staff Writer

November 10, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Who owns the “N” word? Over the last decade, the word has become very controversial in regards to who can use it. It has grown to have a tremendous influence on today’s society, particularly among teenagers. As the years have progressed, much leeway has been created to allow people that aren’t...

Richie’s Review: The Accountant

Richie’s Review: The Accountant

Richie Porras, Staff Writer

November 4, 2016


Filed under Opinion

 Many new films have been released this fall including "The Accountant"- a fresh thriller that stars Ben Affleck and Anna Kendrick. The movie is about an autistic man who is the accountant for some of the world’s most dangerous people. Once the agent, played by J.K. Simmons, has an encounter with ...

Richie’s Review: Top 5 Halloween Movies (Modern)

Richie’s Review: Top 5 Halloween Movies (Modern)

Richie Porras, Staff Writer

October 28, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Over the years, horror movies have taken a downfall and are mainly made to take our money. With nothing new ever being released, the genre is falling apart. But every year there seems to be one gem that glistens underneath the surface. These are some recent horror films that you should see this Hallow...

Richie’s Review: Top 5 Halloween Movies (Classics)

Richie’s Review: Top 5 Halloween Movies (Classics)

Richie Porras, Staff Writer

October 27, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Halloween is right around the corner and WHS students are too old to be trick or treating. I’m here to give you suggestions on what you should watch or rewatch this Halloween. This is the first part of my list, I’ll be talking about older classics that I continue watching around this time of the year. (...

Richie’s Review: The Eric Andre Show

Richie’s Review: The Eric Andre Show

Richie Porras, Staff Writer

October 17, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Richie’s Review: Blond

Richie’s Review: Blond

Richie Porras, Staff Writer

September 23, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Uncategorized

“Blond” or “Blonde” has just recently passed the one-month mark and I think it’s due for a review. This is the second studio album by Frank Ocean and the first album out since 2012. The long-awaited album was released out of the blue and it seems people haven’t been talking about it much. So ...

REVIEW: Maha Music Festival

REVIEW: Maha Music Festival

Biruk Tewodros, Staff Writer

August 23, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Thousands of adults and teens gather in Aksarben Village every year for Maha Music Festival to indulge in live music by various artists and bands. Since its establishment in 2008, Omaha’s very own indie music festival has gathered a large and diverse audience. The festival is completely non-profit...

FOOD REVIEW: Bagel Bin vs. Bruegger’s

FOOD REVIEW: Bagel Bin vs. Bruegger’s

Josh Siegel, Biruk Tewodros, Jake Myerson, and Celena Shepherd

August 22, 2016


Filed under Opinion

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