A24 – Hollywood At It’s Finest

A24 is an American independent entertainment company and film production studio founded on August 20, 2012, by Daniel Katz, David Fenkel, and John Hodges and based in New York City. Not only have these men organized an incredible company, but in eight years, they’ve produced some of the greatest movies of all time. Not only have they made waves in the film industry with over … Continue reading A24 – Hollywood At It’s Finest

Best Stand-Up Specials On Netflix

Hannibal Buress – Comedy Camisado Hannibal Buress has been one of my favorite comedians for the last few years and his special Comedy Camisado is a fantastic hour of comedy recorded in Minneapolis. In this hour, Buress tackles topics such as the horrid cycle of traveling after losing your I.D. and what his career would look like if he became a blind comedian. Full of … Continue reading Best Stand-Up Specials On Netflix

Why Are Streaming Services’ Movies Often Overlooked For Awards?

Streaming services are the modern day titans of in-home media consumption, and their annual income is an astonishing figure. TV and Film based services grossed nearly $17.03 billion in 2018. These figures are incredible, and the services are used worldwide. With all this money, they put some back into themselves, and create original properties. More often than not they aren’t bad. Some are actually excellent. … Continue reading Why Are Streaming Services’ Movies Often Overlooked For Awards?

Underappreciated of the Week- Janitors

The whole class is watching. The teacher already warned others not to throw their paper balls towards the trash, but you’re different. You’re going to make it. You wipe the sweat from your brow and you line up your shot, waiting for the teacher to turn their back. You take the shot. The blood pounding in your ears is almost deafening, this is life or … Continue reading Underappreciated of the Week- Janitors

Underappreciated of the Week- Wrestling

Last season our Winfield wrestling team had three state qualifiers, two of which were freshmen. We had multiple home meets with every wrestler giving it their all and winning almost every match. Yet, our bleachers were only a quarter of the way filled, and that was mostly family members. For those out there that do not know how wrestling works, there are three periods that … Continue reading Underappreciated of the Week- Wrestling

Underappreciated of the Week- Lunch Ladies

Ever thought of the hard working women who give you a warm meal five days a week? I ́m not talking about your mothers, I ́m talking about the Winfield lunch ladies. These women work hard each day to provide a meal to roughly four hundred hungry teenagers, and that’s no easy job.  We have a lunch staff of roughly five women, with three lunch … Continue reading Underappreciated of the Week- Lunch Ladies

Teacher of the Week (Mr. Young)

  What inspired you to be a teacher? His family was his inspiration for becoming a teacher. His mother taught special education and fourth grade for 41 years in the Fort Zumwalt school district and his father is an electrical engineer. Being a science teacher seemed to make sense! How long have you been teaching? This is his sixth year teaching. All have been at … Continue reading Teacher of the Week (Mr. Young)