This post is going to be short because it is only about one song. “Freakin’ Out on the Interstate” by Bristen Maroney is one of those songs that gets better every time you hear it. With replays, the heavy guitar grows … Continue reading An Anthem for the Angsty
This morning, principal Turner called a moment of silence for the three tragedies that occurred over the weekend. Of the three, the one that has received the most media coverage and the one that hit the closest to home was … Continue reading The Tragedy in Pittsburgh
The first time I heard Electric Guest’s music was in person. They opened for a Portugal. The Man concert that I attended a few years ago. The LA based duo enticed me to look into them the day after the … Continue reading Electric Guest: You Should Listen to Your Hipster Friend’s Favorite Band
Just a few weeks ago, the whole of the Newton North community received a fateful email from the administration, informing us that we would need to install a security certificate in order to access the wifi from now on. How … Continue reading What’s the Deal with the WiFi: The World is Ending
As an esteemed TV critic, I watch a lot of television. It would also be accurate to say that I rewatch a lot of television. My most recent rewatch, as we coast on down the road towards the release of … Continue reading The 100: That Holy S**t Moment
North’s history department faced a crisis this summer. Over the break, the conservative news source The Federalist released emails sent between North teachers that caused a national controversy. It was picked up by Fox News and spread all over the … Continue reading Should Politics Be Discussed in Class?
The name “They Might Be Giants” means a lot of different things to a lot of different people. Even if you don’t instantly recognize them, I would bet good money that you know at least one of their songs. They … Continue reading The Many Hats of They Might Be Giants