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Five essentials to survive the rest of the school year

Five essentials to survive the rest of the school year

Annie Paulison, Staff Writer

December 18, 2016


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It is no secret that we all have our own little things we do to get us through the school day. What many don’t realize is that under the surface of even the most intelligent students, there is a collection of positive habits and mindsets that make that person so successful in class. This accumulati...

How to prepare for Christmas

How to prepare for Christmas

Caelan Woog, Staff Writer

December 12, 2016


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Get a Christmas Tree   Picking out your tree is one of the most important things to do in order to prepare for Christmas. Do you buy one from a store or go out as a family and chop down the fullest, tallest tree you can find? Just remember, the tree might look amazing, but that doesn't mean it's t...

Ten holiday conversation topics

Ten holiday conversation topics

Aspen Konowalchuk, Staff Writer

December 9, 2016


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1. Vacations Christmas break is coming up soon. What’s more interesting than listening to all the fun vacations everyone will be going on soon? 2. How Much You’ve Grown “Oh my gosh! You’ve gotten so big!” said everyone in your family. Thanks guys. We get it I’m bigger than I was last year....

The best and worst of Taher lunches

The best and worst of Taher lunches

Andrew Torrance, Staff Writer

December 4, 2016


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Tater tot hot dish As a staple of the Minnesotan diet, Taher’s tater tot hot dish features an exceptional balance between well-cooked meat and perfectly crispy tater tots. All sadness can be cured by tater tot hot dish. It's like science. Studies have also found this meal to be somewhat effective as...

Why do girls travel in packs?

Why do girls travel in packs?

Sally Calengor, Staff Writer

November 30, 2016


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Here’s a riddle for you: you’ve witnessed them before, you’ve seen them everywhere, and, if you’re a girl, then you’ve been a part of one before. A dance group? No. A slumber party? No. A pack of girls? Ding, ding, ding. Ten points for you. I often find myself hanging out with my friends when one of them...

Dr. Love: Episode One

Dr. Love: Episode One

November 17, 2016


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Free things on Halloween

Free things on Halloween

Nathanael Ashton-Piper, Staff Writer

October 30, 2016


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Halloween is a magical time of year. For kids, the plentiful amounts of free candy turns dreams into reality, but for adolescents and adults, trick-or-treating is a thing of the past; thus, the Halloween tradition slowly fades. But fear not; there are still activities and deals around Halloween that...

Those flipping water bottles

Those flipping water bottles

Vivian Shinall, Staff Writer

October 25, 2016


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This is just my luck. Just as I’ve finally taught myself to land my water bottle flips consistently, my God-given right to do so has been revoked. All those afternoons measuring out and testing ideal levels of water for the perfect flip and all of those nights I suffered from crippling arm cramps du...

What really happens in the girls bathroom?

What really happens in the girls bathroom?

Sally Calengor, Staff Writter

October 14, 2016


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We have all heard the rumors. The conspiracy theories are everywhere. I believe, my fellow girls, that it is time for the world to know the truth. It’s 2016, the year of hidden tax returns, deleted emails, and now, the secrets of the girls bathroom. Many believe that the BSM ladies room is just like any other bat...

Former First Daughter Grace Gyolai loses title and dignity

Former First Daughter Grace Gyolai loses title and dignity

Grace Gyolai, Magazine Editor

October 3, 2016


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Chelsea Clinton, Jenna and Barbara Bush, Alice Lee Roosevelt, Ruth Cleveland, and I all have one devastating thing in common: we once held the prestigious title of Presidents’ daughters. We were beauty, we were grace, we were from the United States. Now, losing every ounce of our inherent beau...

Beutz’s Declassified Freshmen Survival Guide

Beutz’s Declassified Freshmen Survival Guide

Jack Beutz, Staff Writter

September 29, 2016


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Attend as many events as possible One of the best ways to connect with your fellow freshmen is participating in out of school events. Whether it is a football game, powderpuff, or any other BSM sponsored event, you will be able to interact and meet other new freshmen in an atmosphere outside of schools. ...

Powderpuff Pre-season Preview

Powderpuff Pre-season Preview

Nathanael Ashton-Piper, Staff Writer

September 28, 2016


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Imagine going four years without a single victory, while the underclassmen cackle at your broom skills. Think about being a polished four-year wizard of Gryffindor, ready to take on the real world, and still losing to the first years from Slytherin. That is a storyline that this year’s seniors are ...

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