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“Work It”

Lizy Koshy as Jasmine Hale, Tyler Hutchings as Robby G., Bianca Asilo as Raven, Nathaniel Scarlette as DJ Tapes, Neil Robles as Chris Royo, Sabrina Carpenter as Quinn Ackerman and Indiana Mehta as Priya
'Work It' Film - 2020
When Quinn Ackerman's admission to the college of her dreams depends on her performance at a dance competition, she forms a ragtag group of dancers to take on the best squad in she just needs to learn how to dance.
November 2, 2020

“Work It” is a new modern twist on your average dance movie starring Sabrina Carpenter, Jordan Fisher, Liza Koshy and Keiynan Lonsdale. Marketed towards teens, “Work It” displays dance in a...

Amy Coney Barret: The Tipping Point in the Supreme Court

President Donald Trump with first lady Melania Trump, left, arrive to introduce Judge Amy Coney Barrett, right, as his Supreme Court Associate Justice nominee in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, D.C., on Saturday, Sept. 26, 2020
October 31, 2020

As the election approaches, due to the contrast in the candidates, there is a certain degree of significance that has become associated with the outcome. However, regardless of who wins the presidency,...

Halloween During Covid

Art by Ella Cuneo
What age old traditions will now have to change, and what can we do to keep the spirit of the holiday alive?
October 30, 2020

“Why did the chicken cross the road?” “Because the chicken behind him didn’t know how to social distance.” Jokes like these are the kind we’re expecting this Halloween. Although we know...

Classic Halloween Movies to Watch

As October comes to an end, Halloween marks the beginning of the holiday season.  Pumpkins, skeletons and ghosts are popping up around Clayton in preparation for tomorrow night.
Some great Halloween classics to watch to get you in the Halloween spirit
October 27, 2020

It isn't spooky season yet until you watch some classic Halloween movies. If you don’t know what to watch, in this article there will be many different great Halloween movie recommendations. Whether...

Dear Clayton Board of Education, there is still time to make the right decision.

Art by Ella Cuneo. Clayton High School plans to open back up on November 9th, and students are given the option to either stay home or return.
There are so many unanswered questions. Some the school district cannot answer, but many we can answer. We have until Nov. 2nd to make the right choice. We, the Globe editorial leadership team, ask the administration this: is it truly in our community’s best interest to return to school, or is it just to please some people?
October 27, 2020

Some of the main symptoms of COVID-19 - cough, fatigue, headaches, and sore throats - can be easily mistaken for allergies or a cold, making it difficult for someone to tell whether or not they are experiencing...

Love Is Blind: Is is Becoming Too Real?

Love Is Blind: Is is Becoming Too Real?
October 26, 2020

I’ll admit it. I am a sucker for reality TV. Not “Keeping Up With the Kardashians” or HGTV per say, but relationship shows such as “The Bachelor,” and, more recently, the Netflix series “Love...


Two pawpaw hang from a pawpaw tree.
Pawpaws are the largest edible fruit native to North America! So why haven't many people heard of it?
October 26, 2020

“Do you see it? It’s supposed to be in the front of the garden.” My mom and I continued walking through the trees, searching for something we’d never seen before. “Is that it?” I pointed...

Spreading News Through Social Media: Good or Bad?

Spreading News Through Social Media: Good or Bad?
With the widespead use of social media, many new problems arise among people.
October 23, 2020

Starving children in Yemen. The Black Lives Matter movement. Fires in California, which as of September 12th, have burned over 10,000 acres. With many major happenings in the world right now, teens have...

The United States Senate Explained

Washington DC at Night
October 23, 2020

The United States Senate calls itself the “world’s greatest deliberative body,” but is that still the case? The United States Senate is one of the two legislative bodies that make up the United States...

“Phineas and Ferb the Movie: Candace Against the Universe” and Why You Should Watch

October 22, 2020

Disney Television Animation recently produced Phineas and Ferb the Movie: Candace Against the Universe. The film was released on Disney+ on August 28, 2020 and has been a big hit. The plot revolves around...

Kamala Harris

Presidential candidate Joe Biden and running mate Kamala Harris at Alexis Dupont High School in Delaware.
Despite her painted progressive image, Kamala Harris is not someone who should be representing the left
October 20, 2020

At the beginning of the year in my Honors American Literature class, we analyzed a quote from a novel by George McKenna, called “The Puritan Origins of American Patriotism”. It read, “Of all peoples...

Dear Senator Harris

Democratic vice presidential nominee Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) participates in the vice presidential debate at the University of Utah on October 7, 2020, in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Feature Section Editor Emma Baum writes a letter to Democratic Vice Presidential Nominee, Kamala Harris
October 12, 2020

Dear Senator Harris, Three years ago I had a teacher who believed that my choice to sit for the Pledge of Allegiance gave him permission to shame and humiliate me. For 45 minutes, I was interrogated about...

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