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New documentary shows realistic view of Bundy

Known to most as Ted Bundy, Theodore Robert Cowell was a serial killer notorious for murdering countless young women.

Kaitlyn Hammond

June 20, 2019

Wicked, evil, vile. Among many others, these words can easily be used to describe serial killer Ted Bundy. But with the recent release of Netflix’s “Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil, and Vile,” I was afraid I would hear him described as “handsome,” “intelligent” or even worse, “charming.” ...

Pull over, police and thank you: tales from the roadway

23.8% of 63 CHS students have been stopped by the police, while 76.2% have not.

Riley Forrester

May 10, 2019

It was an ordinary day when senior Alex Herrmann of Brielle’s heart stopped as she drove to mentorship. The fear that paralyzed her was one that many new drivers face: getting pulled over by the police. According to a survey of 63 CHS student drivers, 23.8 percent have been pulled over all arou...

True crime media turns the evil into misunderstood celebrities

Serial killer Ted Bundy sits in court during his murder trial. Bundy is one of the many criminals covered in recent movies.

Emily Toro

May 10, 2019

You binge watch Netflix for hours only to end up with burning eyes and a strong, confusing appeal to the series’ attractive and emotionally broken serial killer. People are sometimes more inclined to empathize with serial killers after gaining a greater perspective into their lives and mental states...

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