The Lambert Post

Die Hard: The Perfect Christmas Movie

Credit: Twentieth Century Fox

Andrew Gu, Opinion Section Editor

December 13, 2019

When Christmastime rolls around, all of us commence our yuletide routine. We play the classic carols, light the fireplace, pour the hot chocolate, and of course, we all gather to watch our favorite Christmas movies. We all know the ones: Home Alone, A Christmas Story, Elf, It’s a Wonderful Life, among ...

Timeless Christmas Songs

Maha Siripurapu, Opinion Staff

December 11, 2019

From late-November and onwards, Christmas songs become unavoidable. You’ll hear them at any party, while shopping, and especially when you turn on a TV or radio. When it comes to making your own Christmas playlist, you’ll probably want festive favorites: Wham!, Mariah, Michael Buble, etc. Lambert stu...

Why Christmas Feels Different

Cara Radosevich

December 10, 2019

The Christmas season is no longer magical, according to various Lambert students, as they become sad and notice the truth about the previously beloved holiday. Students are unable to enjoy a season that feels unfamiliar and unenjoyable. Emma Bales, a senior at LHS, does not make a Christmas list. She has noticed that p...

Longhorn’s Favorite Christmas Movies

Abby Settipani and Emily Weimer

December 10, 2019

Forty-five Longhorn students picked their favorite Christmas movie from a list of fifteen classics to get into the holiday festivities.  The films to select from were Elf, Home Alone, A Christmas Story, The Grinch (Jim Carey version), The Polar Express, It’s a Wonderful Life, Frosty the Snowma...

Creative Gift Guide

Creative Gift Guide

Greg Chapman and Jamie Chen

December 10, 2019

The Lambert Post went around and asked students what their most gifted items were. According to the Lambert student body, the most gifted Christmas items include clothing, fuzzy socks, gift cards, and other items organized in the pie chart. Although these gifts are given with warm sincerity, they have ...

Ten Things to do During the Holidays With Friends

Chaney Duskin

December 6, 2019

The holidays are filled with joy. There are so many fun things to do during the holidays that you can't enjoy during any other time of the year. A great way you can spend the holidays is with your friends, so here are some amazing activities you could do! Ice skating Ice skating is always fun. It ...

The lightmare before Christmas

white lights ruin the Christmas spirit

Bryan McKnight, Staff Writer

December 15, 2016

With Christmas right around the corner, it’s time to address a serious issue in American Society.  White Christmas lights have been flooding the streets and homes of the suburban populous for years now and nobody seems to care. Christmas is about togetherness and spreading holiday cheer to everyone...

Operation Christmas Child

For the 2015 school year, 94 shoeboxes given by Lambert High School students were sent off to diverse countries to bring cheer to children living in destitute conditions. (Used with permission by Lauren Pearson).

Emma Bryant, Staff Writer

December 5, 2016

Once again, the Christmas season has arrived sooner than expected. Lists and planning are in the works as the days leading to the 25th swiftly fade away. Most families around the world have the luxury of being able to provide for their kids; they are able to gift their children every single item on th...

Silent Night performance blows students away

Esosa Ekho and Morgan Tyler were amazed by the performance.

Allie Tatoy, Staff Writer

November 1, 2016

Though few have heard of it previous to its debut, the Silent Night concert was an event to remember. On October 17, the Lambert Orchestra, Chorus, and Dance Company collaborated with the Atlanta Opera to perform a show about the WWI Christmas Truce in 1914. Joe Sweeney came up with the idea, and his...

The world’s greatest gifts

Jesus will wash your heart, white as snow.

Lael White, Staff Writer

January 26, 2016

Life is like a snow storm in winter, it is unpredictable, fun, and dangerous all at the same time. The wind the storm brings is the fears and dangers of sin, their wailing noises serve as a warning for us, but some don’t take the time to listen to the wind. The snow is a promise of redemption, of...

Rudolph is sexist and racist: ruining your childhood one cold hard truth at a time

Rudolph and his elf friend Hermey discuss their marginalization and the discrimination they face.

Jordan Meaker, Editor-in-Chief

December 15, 2015

You know Dasher, and Dancer, and Prancer, and Vixen, Comet, and Cupid, and Donner, and Blitzen. But can you recall… their blatant sexism and racism? That’s right folks. Fasten your seatbelts, as I take you on a journey through the derogatory comments and all-around toxic messages taught by the...

Season’s Greetings

Season's Greetings is the perfect mix of  light, merry, and sentimental holiday music!

Cayla Vanderzanden, social media lead

December 11, 2015

The very first thing I did on December 1st was purchase a Christmas album. During winter, there are several ways in which people attempt to get into the holiday spirit; decorate with lights, wear ugly sweaters, make tons of cookies, and mail Christmas cards. For my family, Christmas music has always...