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The Red Twins help with twin crushing

My friend and I have the same crush but she doesn’t know. Help?! This is a hard question to answer because your feelings for your crush is clashing with your loyalty for you friend, but I think that the popular Disney show, Shake It Up, is right in that “Sisters before misters” should be your […]

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Strawberry honey oat muffins

Adrienne Conza, Staff Writer Who doesn’t want to start their day off with a delicious, fluffy muffin?  Yet so many muffins available nowadays are chock full of unnecessary sugar, fat, and preservatives.  Rather than chowing down on a cloyingly sweet breakfast muffin that will spike your blood sugar and cause cravings all day, try baking […]

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Standardizing smart

Emily Siff, Staff Writer IQ tests, grades, standardized testing, and more, people have built constructs to tell us whether or not we meet the standards. The funny thing that people seem to forget when spouting their IQ is that we created this standard. It is inherently limited, if not flawed, because it measures a specific […]

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Ichthyosis Vulgaris

Barakah Quader, Staff Writer First off, DON’T Google Image this. Trust me, you don’t want to see it. So what is it? Ichthyosis vulgaris is a skin condition that causes dead cells to build up in patches that resemble fish scales. It’s hereditary and only requires one parent to be passed on. I have had dry […]

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Answers for juniors about the college process

Barakah Quader, Staff Writer What’s the difference between early decision and early action? Early decision is when you apply early to a school, and if you get accepted, you must go (unless you deem the financial aid insufficient and the tuition unaffordable). Basically, if you have commitment issues, early decision is not for you. Early action, […]

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Pros and cons of winter sports

Kayla Camacho and Nicole Cerulli Since we’re now a couple weeks into the winter sports season, we thought it would be appropriate to analyze the pluses and minuses of the various sports options available at Winsor.  You can tell us how accurate you think they are. Basketball Pros could become next Michael Jordan you’re probably […]

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Scary music

Emily Siff, Staff Writer How do you know music is scary? When the lights on the screen dim, the low bass music starts up at an irregular pace, and Hollywood’s newest monster suddenly appears, it’s pretty obvious to you that scary music is playing. But do you know this just based on visual association? Was […]

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Break up with your friends? –The Red Twins

Question: How do I tell a friend that I think we should stop being friends because it’s a one-sided friendship that they only use when convenient? First and foremost, I would like to applaud you for understanding that you deserve more than a friend who is using you when convenient. You’re right, true friends give, […]

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DIY snow globe

Adrienne Conza, Staff Writer One of my favorite things about December is when it snows and the world looks like a winter wonderland. I think there is something simply magical about snow. Therefore, I think snow globes are fascinating and beautiful because they capture little moments of winter magic in a jar. So when I […]

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What teachers are thankful for

Barakah Quader, Staff Writer Today’s thanksgiving (aka, my favorite day of the year), so in spirit of the holiday, we asked some teachers what they were thankful for!

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