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The Student News Site of Blythewood High School

Roar Nation

The Student News Site of Blythewood High School

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PrideCast #1: Fight!

Roar Nation Staff
November 28, 2021

Just a few weeks into the school year, and fights have become a common occurrence. Should school policies be revised or are we just adjusting back to school after two years in quarantine?

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PrideCast #2: Wish!

Roar Nation Staff
November 28, 2021

What do you wish for BHS? We talk about things students want and the sky is the limit.

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Building confidence in yourself

February 4, 2021

Dear Benny, How do you build confidence and not compare yourself to others? Sincerely, Comparing apples to grapes Dear Apples to grapes, Comparing yourself to others and having a lack of...

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Preventing procrastination during e-learning

February 4, 2021

Dear Benny, What can I do to improve my procrastination levels during E-learning? Dear Waiting not working,        During E-learning it can be difficult to stay focused and motivated. To...

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Bambi is by far the most depressing Disney movie 

JoAnn Edwards
February 4, 2021

¨If you don't have anything nice to say, don´t say anything at all.¨  The most iconic line from the movie Bambi is spoken by Thumper. I am so sorry Thumper, but I need to save children from the...

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Rebecca: the consequences of love

Sakari Jacob
February 4, 2021

Mrs. de Winter stated, “You can talk to me about her. I have no secrets from you.” Mr. de Winter stayed silent before replying.  “All marriages have their secrets.” Debuting in October of...

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Kill Bill Volume 1 is a killer movie to watch

Gianna Wedgbury
February 4, 2021

Action, sword fights, & a strong woman are components of Kill Bill Volume 1. It’s about a woman dubbed The Bride (Uma Thurman) who’s attacked on her wedding day by her former assassin squad in...

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Coco brings a cultural spark to the film industry

Grace Nichols
February 4, 2021

Critic Helena O’Hara from Empire describes the movie Coco saying, “Pixar has raised the animation bar again, with its most musical — and arguably most magical — film yet. If this is the afterlife...

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It is time to ban excessive homework

Grace Nichols
December 17, 2020

 3.5 hours every day.  3.5 hours is the average time high school students spend on homework each day according to an LA Times report. This time does not include reviewing, studying, projects, and...

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TV is too white

Sakari Jacob
December 17, 2020

White people are seen too often on television.  A 2019 research study by Statista found that 72.4% of lead actors in movies were white and only 27.6% were people of color. The airing of The Queen’s...

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The true sexism behind miniskirts and spandex

JoAnn Edwards
December 17, 2020

The administrator yelled at my best friend. It was Harley´s birthday and she decided to dress up, so she wore jeans and a new off the shoulder sweater. According to the administrator, off the shoulder...

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