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Cyrus’s performance was an MTV stunt

Cyrus’s performance was an MTV stunt

August 30, 2013
Filed under News, Opinion

By DYLAN ABLAN Staff Writer Miley Cyrus “graced” the stage during Sunday’s Video Music Awards at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn as the new and not-so-improved Miley 2.0, with her performance of her new hit single “We Can’t Stop" on Sunday. From the dancing to the singing, the performance was defi...

Oceanfest makes a great 4th of July

July 5, 2013
Filed under Arts, Opinion

By ANDREW GOUDSWARD News Editor Long Branch held its 23rd annual Oceanfest festival yesterday to commemorate America’s Independence Day. The celebration featured jewelry and clothing vendors in tents, boardwalk food and live music and concluded with a fireworks display over the ocean. Every year, the event draws 200,000 people to a stretch of real estate...

Music beneath the coasters: review of the Skate and Surf Festival

June 13, 2013
Filed under Opinion

By SALLY BONIECKI Staff Writer It had been drizzling for most of the morning of Saturday, May 18, but that did not deter anyone from driving for miles to the first day of the Skate and Surf Festival at Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson. Even locals who knew the back-up in the far right lane of th...

Paying the price to eat right

June 5, 2013
Filed under Cartoons, Opinion

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The good Gatsby

May 31, 2013
Filed under Opinion, Reviews

By DYLAN ABLAN Staff Writer A visual extravaganza is one of the many ways to describe “The Great Gatsby”. Director Baz Luhrmann went all-out to bring us one of his signature films. It's loud, vibrant and fun. However, when we look past the razzle dazzle, we find a film that chooses style over su...

Memorial Day

May 27, 2013
Filed under Cartoons

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Being a journalist: a junior’s reflection on the Columbia trip

Being a journalist: a junior’s reflection on the Columbia trip

March 27, 2013
Filed under Features, Opinion

By OLIVIA IANNONE The very stones of Columbia University emit wisdom. It’s hard not to walk across campus and think of the thousands of students and scholars whose feet beat the rock and concrete paths smooth on their personal quests for knowledge. So it’s not surprising to me that I learned ...

Defending CHS on the AP question

February 24, 2013
Filed under Opinion

Media Editor of The Inkblot Mike DeSocio shares his thoughts on our school's current curriculum. The addition of Advanced Placement classes to the CHS curriculum would be an unmistakable improvement.  Waging the war for AP, however, has made us lose sight of what we already have. The value of a curren...

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