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To Publish Online or Not to Publish Online? That is the Question.

To Publish Online or Not to Publish Online? That is the Question.

Emaan Wardak, Staff Writer

May 17, 2017


Filed under GB Undercover, Showcase

When most people talk about how technology has changed this day and age, they might be thinking about CGI in movies or the headway into robotics and other such things. However, most people don't think about how technology has changed one of the world's oldest medians: books, more specifically novels. Some...

Are Sports Helping Kids?

Are Sports Helping Kids?

Kaitlyn Hohn, Staff Writer

May 1, 2017


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Sports socialization occurs when we learn about the skills, knowledge, and attitudes necessary for participating in sports. Although the history of beliefs about the consequences of sport participation varies by society, the notion that sport produces positive socialization effects has been widely accepted...

Should Gym Class be Mandatory in High School?

Should Gym Class be Mandatory in High School?

Delaney Keane, Staff Writer

April 27, 2017


Filed under Editorials, GB Undercover, Showcase

There has been a big debate on whether or not gym class should be mandatory in high school and based on some research I have determined that it shouldn't be. Many kids enjoy the environment and activities that come along with gym class, but there are some negative aspects that seem to prove that gym...

How Does Working Under the Table Affect Our Economy?

How Does Working Under the Table Affect Our Economy?

Anthony White, Staff Writer

April 27, 2017


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America alone has racked up a miraculous two trillion dollars in our under the table economy. This amount of cash unreported to the government is unbelievable to say the least, but this number also includes the large amount of drugs being sold on street corners all across the country, because in a technical...

24 Hours Without a Cell Phone

24 Hours Without a Cell Phone

Kayla Davis, Staff Writer

January 6, 2017


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In today’s society, about 75% of the world’s population has electronic devices, particularly cell phones, and it is predicted that by 2020, 90% of the entire world’s population will utilize cell phones. In this day and age, most people and especially teens are so called “attached” or “addicted”...

Explaining Friendship: Philosophical or Scientific?

Explaining Friendship: Philosophical or Scientific?

Danielle Schmidt, Co-Editor-in-Chief

November 3, 2016


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 Why do we develop friendships? Ask Debra Barton, author of Letting Go of Friends, and she will tell you that we need friends because they "improve your mood", "support you through tough times", and "boost your sense of self worth." These are all the very typical answers to the very philosophical question. We, as s...

Comparing Anne Arundel County Public Schools

Comparing Anne Arundel County Public Schools

Giavani Dickey, Staff Writer

May 16, 2016


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Have you ever wondered what AACPS school is the best? Well according to a locally made website, Annapolis, Glen Burnie, Meade and North County scored the lowest on the PARCC assessment while Severna Park and Broadneck high schools scored the highest. Our statewide performance ranked lower than 61.8% of high...

Are the “Lemonade” Rumors True?

Are the “Lemonade” Rumors True?

Giavani Dickey, Staff Writer

May 16, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, GB Undercover, Showcase

A lot of people are going crazy over Beyoncé’s new album Lemonade, but that’s not the why everyone is so excited. The album seems to be all about how her husband, well-known rapper Jay-Z, allegedly cheated on her. In fact, one of her songs from the album says, “if you try this s*** again you are...

Is YouTube Helping Girls With Their Makeup?

Is YouTube Helping Girls With Their Makeup?

Jessica Tobin, Staff Writer

May 2, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, GB Undercover, Showcase

Now days, girls all around the world are really into makeup. Many girls look up different pictures if they want to achieve a certain look, but some go on YouTube and watch beauty gurus. A beauty guru is a beauty teacher, make-up artist, or any person that can teach about beauty. There are many beauty g...

Is Multitasking Killing Your Brain?

Is Multitasking Killing Your Brain?

Lenora Brown, Staff Writer

May 2, 2016


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Multitasking is the art of handling two or more tasks at a time and almost all of us think we are very good at it and do more work while multitasking. However, only 2% of the population is actually multitasking, the rest of us are just switching from tasks very quickly. A study by Stanford University ...

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