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Top 5 Things that Happened in 2016

Top 5 Things that Happened in 2016

January 10, 2017

1.  Pokemon Go With over 500 million downloads to date, Pokemon Go swept the world by storm. The ...

Top Ten Songs of 2016

Olivia Miller, Co-Editor-In-Chief

January 10, 2017

Filed under Listicles

1. “Closer”: The Chainsmokers   Written by the singer of the chainsmokers, Andrew Taggart, this song was the first of the duo’s songs to be a number one single on the Billboard Hot 100 and [the song] stayed in that spot for 12 consecutive weeks. Musically, the song is considered and EDM and a dance-pop so...

Top College Bowl Games of 2016

Top College Bowl Games of 2016

January 10, 2017

Rose Bowl- University of Southern California V. Penn State University 52-49 After the Penn State Nittany Lions were ...

Most Anticipated Books of 2016

Dana Altarace, Staff Writer

January 6, 2017

Filed under Listicles

      Though 2016 may not have been the most favored year, there were a few bright parts about it; such as the handful of anticipated books that finally got released. Here’s a list of some of those most sought out novels.   “Heartless” Credit: https://www.amazon.com/Heartless-Marissa-Meyer/dp/1250044650     “Heartless” by Marissa Meyer, was held at high expectations...

Top 5 Reasons Why Trump Will Be a Terrible President

Top 5 Reasons Why Trump Will Be a Terrible President

December 1, 2016

1. He’s not ethically qualified to be President The legal job description of the President of the United States ...

Top Four College Football Playoff Teams

Top Four College Football Playoff Teams

November 10, 2016

1 .University of Alabama Alabama is without a doubt the best team in college football. Already ranked n...

15 Ways To Keep Your Grades Up

Olivia Miller, Staff Writer

February 13, 2016

Filed under Academics, Listicles

1. Talk to your teachers Your teachers are the best people to ask when it comes to what you’re learning. It’s worth taking your time out of the morning or during FLEX to talk to your teachers about what you’re not understanding and what the best plan of action is in order to do well. 2. Ask questions in class It’s mo...

15 Stages of the Quarter Ending

Olivia Emery, Staff Writer

February 3, 2016

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Thinking you have time. Coming to the realization that you don't have time  Regretting the time you wasted.  Frantically checking your grades online and emailing your teachers. Trying to find ways to raise your grades. Getting angry with yourself for putting off the work. Going insane trying to finish all of the work. Even more...

Ten Things You Know You Had Growing Up in the 21st Century

Allie Feinberg, Staff Writer

February 3, 2016

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   Whether you were born in 1997 or 2001, all students at PFHS have one thing in common: we all grew up in the 21st century. Sometimes you might hear people say “It’s the 21st century,” but what does that really mean? Here’s a list of ten things you know you’ve seen, had, or done growing up in the 21st ce...

Biggest NFL team busts

Brendan Willett, Staff Writer

October 28, 2014

Filed under Listicles

There have been several teams this year in the National Football League (NFL) that have been letdowns through the first eight weeks of the regular season. These are the teams that have been the biggest disappointments according to their projections at the start of the season. 1. New Orleans Saints The Saints, supposed...

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