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Mythbusters: Senioritis at Mariemont

BY COURTNEY DUNNING Senioritis—you know exactly what I am talking about. Senioritis is a supposed affliction of students characterized by a decline in motivation in their last year of high school. At Mariemont it seems to be a debilitating disease especially relevant in the last few months of school. I took to the halls to […]

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Arby’s doesn’t have the meats

BY JUDE HART If you’ve turned on a television set in the last few months, you’ve seen the commercials. The ones featuring film star Ving Rames’ voice saying Arby’s trademark slogan: “We have the meats.” A bold claim, indeed, but a claim that Arby’s has been using to promote their new Greek treat: the gyro. I […]

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If the Mariemont High School walls could talk

BY CHARLES SCHOOLER I’ve been poked and prodded by pins. I’ve been graffitied by bored students whose minds are elsewhere.   I’ve seen future doctors and social workers and senators and civil rights activists.  I’ve seen bad days, tears and heartbreak. I’ve seen hard work and 100%s. I’ve seen hard work and 47%s. I’ve seen […]

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Reminiscing on Junior High Romance

BY COURTNEY DUNNING Junior high is weird. No matter if you excelled in Mrs. Jordan’s Language Arts class or got picked first in gym class, everyone experiences the awkward, hormonal horror of the middle grades. Although junior high is filled with cringe-worthy moments, the most humorous are often the numerous and short-lived relationships among 13 […]

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