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It’s not just Trump Republicans need to dump

It’s not just Trump Republicans need to dump

Brandon Choi, Reporter | December 1, 2022

When Democrats officially retained control of the US Senate during the 2022 Midterm Elections, the Republican Party was sent into a frenzy, with party leaders Kevin McCarthy and Mitch McConnell blamed...

Varsity basketball plays at KIS

Varsity basketball plays at KIS

Brandon Choi, Reporter | November 29, 2022

On Nov. 23, the SIS basketball teams traveled to KIS for a friendly match. The varsity boys played in a long-anticipated rivalry match. In a game that went down to the wire, SIS prevailed to win 57-49....

Varsity boys basketball win first home game of season

Varsity boys basketball win first home game of season

Brandon Choi, Reporter | November 21, 2022

After school on Nov. 15, the basketball teams played their first home games of the season against YISS. The varsity boys won 49-31, leading the entire game. Despite shots not falling often, the team’s...

Fall Sports Ceremony honors athletes

Fall Sports Ceremony honors athletes

Brandon Choi, Reporter | November 17, 2022

The Fall Sports Ceremony was hosted in the Auditorium during activity period on Nov. 9th, concluding the fall season.  “We finish every season with an award ceremony. It is a chance to celebrate...

Source: Ashley Landis, AP

Predictions for the 2022-’23 NBA season

Brandon Choi, Reporter | November 7, 2022

The 2022-’23 NBA season opened on Oct. 19 following a tumultuous offseason filled with blockbuster trades, surprise free agent signings, and numerous team decisions to clean house and rebuild. With...

Adidas cuts ties with Kanye West

Adidas cuts ties with Kanye West

Brandon Choi, Reporter | October 28, 2022

Adidas announced the termination of its contract with Kanye West on Oct. 25, ending a six-year shoe and fashion partnership.  West had previously said on a now-pulled episode of the Drink Champs podcast...

Supreme Court takes on 50-year-old Voting Rights Act

Supreme Court takes on 50-year-old Voting Rights Act

Brandon Choi, Reporter | October 18, 2022

On Oct. 4th, the US Supreme Court began hearings on Merrill v. Milligan, which challenges the legality of Alabama’s newly drawn congressional districts in accordance with the Voting Rights Act of 1965.  The...

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Kanye West suspended from social media over antisemitism

Brandon Choi, Reporter | October 14, 2022

Rapper Kanye West, who goes by Ye, was recently suspended from Instagram and Twitter following antisemitic statements. On his Instagram, Kanye posted text conversations with fellow rapper Diddy where...

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Politics needs more politeness

Brandon Choi, Reporter | October 2, 2022

People don’t like talking politics. It’s polarizing. It starts fights. It devolves family gatherings into dinner table arguments. This social disincentive drives people away from even learning about...

Source: Disney+

‘Andor’ premiers on Disney Plus

Brandon Choi, Reporter | September 29, 2022

“Andor,” the newest “Star Wars” TV show, premiered on Disney Plus on Sept. 21 to positive reviews from fans and critics alike. Starring Diego Luna in the titular role, the series serves as a...

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AQT plays in first offline tournament at SFS

Brandon Choi, Reporter | September 19, 2022

The Academic Quiz Team (AQT) participated in their first offline tournament since the COVID-19 pandemic on Sept. 17. AQT enters this year with a new coach and a different team with the graduation of...

Source: Amazon Prime Video

“The Rings of Power” overtaken by racist trolls

Brandon Choi, Reporter | September 19, 2022

“The Rings of Power,” a spinoff fantasy show to the “Lord of the Rings” franchise, aired Sept. 1 on Amazon Prime Video and received racially charged criticism targeting people of color (POC) from...