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Red Dawn Crossfire

Red Dawn Crossfire
January 10, 2013

by Haley Hampton America seems to be obsessed with war.  We’re not satisfied with the carnage and crimson trails left behind overseas, and video games like Halo, Modern Warfare, and Call of Duty...

Please Don’t Send Me Home: Students Come To School Sick For Exemption From Semester Finals

Please Don't Send Me Home: Students Come To School Sick For Exemption From Semester Finals
January 9, 2013

The last few weeks of school have not been very pleasant for me to say the least. A coupe of weeks ago, I spent all of Tuesday at different doctors having my blood drawn and body examined due to a painfully...

We Survived!!! A Sarcastic Journal Entry From Yours Truly, Madison Box And Emily Carroll

We Survived!!! A Sarcastic Journal Entry From Yours Truly, Madison Box And Emily Carroll
January 9, 2013

Dear Journal, So the world was supposed to end today. Well, no zombies, black holes, or robots taking over the world. I guess we're good now. Sooooo... what do we do?  We weren't planning on going...

The Walking Dead: From Comics To Television

The Walking Dead: From Comics To Television
January 9, 2013

Zombies. Their sole purpose is to spread the infection they carry within. The virus has spread throughout all forms of media: movies, comics, books, and videos games. It was only a matter of time until...

Falling slowly: A Brief Study On How We Been Trippin’

Falling slowly: A Brief Study On How We Been Trippin’
January 9, 2013

We were walking down the white technology hallway passing by the black Rider logos. I was nervous, and the first participant was too. “It’s simple,” I said. “The binder is rigged, and when you...

Get Active In Your Community: The Story Of Seven Crazy Adults Reliving The Time Of Their Lives

Get Active In Your Community: The Story Of Seven Crazy Adults Reliving The Time Of Their Lives
January 9, 2013

Community is a hilarious TV show about a study group at Greendale, a community college with an eccentric staff and student body. The study group includes a suspended lawyer, a pop culture-obsessed film...

Keep It Classy, Raiders: Rider/Old High

Picture by Jenna Ward
November 6, 2012

As the next Rider vs. Old High week kicks into gear Raiders need to remember to keep the rivalries clean and safe. This year Raiders are being asked to keep the rivalry classy and on the field. When we...

“1984” Meets Education System: A Satire

November 5, 2012

"Okay, students," announced Ms. Bee. "You know the drill. Clear your desk. Sharpen your two number two pencils. And remember: NEVER leave an answer blank; ALWAYS use the "rule-out" method; bubble CLEARLY,...

“Mansome” On The Rise

November 1, 2012

Looking at 2003's Queer Eye for the Straight Guy, 2011's Metrosexy, this year's 50/50, and  MTV's Guy Code,  you can tell being "mansome" is on the rise. The typical mansome man, is a young man who...

Haunted Houses You Don’t Want To Miss

Haunted Houses You Don't Want To Miss
October 30, 2012

Looking for a good haunted house this Halloween? Here are some helpful tips on a few in and around Wichita Falls. Sunrise Optimist Club teamed up with Rider's FFA and softball teams to put on a creepy...

Assassin’s Creed 3 Debuts At Midnight

Assassin's Creed 3 Debuts At Midnight
October 29, 2012

Midnight Oct. 30 marks the release of Assassin’s Creed 3, the final major title of the series. The series began in 2007 and has since spawned a sequel, followed by many other midquels and prequels through...

ARGO, Educational And Entertaining

ARGO, Educational And Entertaining
October 25, 2012

Argo is a movie worth cajoling your parents to see. Set during the Iranian Revolution, this movie is based on an actual C.I.A. mission that took place. The movie covers the Iranian hostage crisis, or more...

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