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Drop Tik Tok

Tik Tok App
Source:
https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.zhiliaoapp.musically&hl=en_US

ELLIE MILTZ, Opinions Staff

September 18, 2020

Over five hundred million worldwide users. One hundred seventy-five million Americans. The app Tik Tok is now a widely used app in every part of the world. Tik Tok became very popular about a year ago. Ever since then, this app has grown larger and larger in users. This app was originally known as “Musical.ly...

Patrons of Forsyth, Unite!

Picture of ramen!

NATHAN KIM, Opinion Staff

September 14, 2020

As I stare into my pantry, I let out a huge sigh. Another meal, another cup of instant noodles and curry. My dear mother has had it with this virus and “every meal at home” insanity. I don’t blame her or any parent. With no end in sight, how can any student expect Rachel Ray, Martha Stewart, or ...

The COVID Apocalypse

Picture taken of Coach Hill

ELLIE MILTZ, Opinion Staff

September 10, 2020

Has Friday the thirteenth taken on a new identity? As most everyone knows, Covid-19 has affected our world for the worst. March 13, 2020, was the turning point for Forsyth county students due to the closing of all schools for quarantine. As the number of cases increased, it was clear that practicing...

What’s the Situation(ship)?

Situationships!
Source:
https://www.theodysseyonline.com/situationships-why-theyre-not-worth-it

Abby Settipani and Jimena Ruano

September 10, 2020

Modern dating SUCKS. There is such a fine line between what could be and what is. The lines of proper dating etiquette are so blurred that you could be declared legally blind. Your prescription would be so bad you would not qualify for LASIK anymore.   Guys suck. Not only guys but a very little n...

Should Minors Vote?

Cartoon on the controversy including minors and voting.
Source: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/03/02/opinion/sunday/voting-age-school-shootings.html

Jimena Ruano, Editor- in- Chief

September 3, 2020

With elections coming up in the next few months, everyone who is politically aware is starting to think about who they are going to vote for in November.  Generation Z has become a very aware and open group of individuals. Many teenagers are very open to discussing their political views and are no...

Overrated/Overhyped Movies

Livi Wold and Obshree Saravana

March 20, 2020

The movie industry understands how important hype is when it comes to movies. The more hyped a movie is, the more people are going to watch it. However, some movies are just too hyped for their own good. Movies like Men In Black: International, Saw, After, Crazy Rich Asians, Mamma Mia, and Coco, are so...

French Fries Review

Abby Settipani and Jimena Ruano

March 18, 2020

French fries are an art created by God. Although fries were given the name “French,” it’s origin was not exactly from France. WE MUST THANK THE BELGIANS! Those beautiful beings are the famous french fry creators. The work that they put into cutting the fries is the reason they are called French. ...

Ranking ALL of the Art Mediums

Prateek Yadav, Opinion Staff

March 18, 2020

Visual art has been practiced for centuries all over the world, so it's finally time to decide: which art mediums are the best? These are entirely based on my experiences using each material and are ranked from worst to best.   Crayons In addition to having the worst mispronunciation kn...

Why is Technology Used Against Us, and How it Can be Stopped

Greg Chapman

March 18, 2020

With the ever-changing digital age, ways to seize certain technology to do very illegal deeds are growing at an alarming rate. People have found ways to capitalize on weakly coded tech to either spy on people, steal from people, or even kill them.  People are using this new technology to have personal gain in wa...

Nearly Everyone in High School Complains Too Much

Varun Joshi, Editor-in-Chief

March 16, 2020

Nearly Everyone in High School Complains Too Much Hating one’s generation is one of the most over-used and annoying stereotypes of all time. The phrase “I was born in the wrong generation” makes my skin crawl with cringe. I am well aware that no matter what generation I was born in, my opini...

Lambert Society: Do Higher Standards Mean Higher Satisfaction?

Andrew Gu, Opinion Section Editor

March 16, 2020

It is no question that Lambert has a reputation as being a very rigorous and competitive academic environment. It is reasonable to say that this competition comes from its students setting high standards for themselves or feeling compelled to due to influences from parents or friends. Now, this is in no ...

Amazon vs. Retail

Cara Radosevich

March 12, 2020

The online book-distributing company that everyone thought would fail is calling the shots nearly thirty years later. Its loyalty program; various electronics; taking Whole Foods under its corporate umbrella: all of this has made it the giant of almost every category of consumerism. Amazon is using st...