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Student disciplined after Snapchat controversy

Sam Bernstein staff writer Jude Binkley staff writer A Beverly cheerleader has recently been accused of sending a derogatory Snapchat of Santa Monica High School’s cheerleaders at Friday night’s varsity boys basketball game at Santa Monica. The Snapchat post is a photo of their cheerleaders with a caption reading “monkeys 😍😍.” The term “monkey” has […]

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Senior Keeley Black with Blake Griffin

Students react to Blake Griffin trade

Sam Bernstein staff writer The Los Angeles Clippers traded five-time all-star forward Blake Griffin to the Detroit Pistons for guard Avery Bradley, forward Tobias Harris and center Boban Marjanović on Jan. 29. The Clippers, who also gave up forward Brice Johnson and center Willie Reed in the deal, received a future protected first-round draft pick […]

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Girls varsity basketball wins rivalry game over SAMOHI

Sam Bernstein staff writer The girls varsity basketball team won a home league game over the rival Santa Monica Vikings in front of a full Swim Gym crowd on Wednesday, Jan. 17.. Before tipoff, there was a short ceremony celebrating their 2017 season in which they went 22-10 and won the CIF Southern Division 4A […]

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MSA holds autism open house for district parents

Sam Bernstein staff writer The Medical Science Academy (MSA) will be hosting a town hall in the Salter Theatre on tonight at 6:00 PM featuring a panel of experts on autism. The goal of the event is to inform local parents of the early symptoms of autism. MSA coordinator Colleen Lynch thinks educating parents about […]

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‘The Room’ is the best bad movie ever

Sam Bernstein staff writer Oh, hi theaters. Tommy Wiseau’s 2003 cult classic, “The Room”, was re-released to theaters nationwide on Jan. 10. The film, which has a score of 28 percent on Rotten Tomatoes, is notoriously horrible. That, however, is the charm of it. The genius of Wiseau’s film lies within the failures of it; […]

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The quest for dry hands should be paperless

Air dryers might not be the most effective way to dry your hands, but they are the most effective way to conserve resources. Schools use too much paper. In Minnesota, the only state to conduct a public survey regarding the waste of paper, schools waste 483,520 pounds of paper waste per day. The Earth has […]

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How education can stop a growing rape culture

Sam Bernstein staff writer As the number of people coming out with stories about how they have been sexually taken advantage of grows, we as a place of learning have to realize that there’s only one solution to help ease this problem out of everyday life: to start consent education early. Middle schoolers receive vague […]

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2018 Grammy Nominations | Culture Vultures

Sam Bernstein staff writer Jude Binkley staff writer In this week’s episode Jude and Sam discuss Soul Train, the nominations for the upcoming Grammys, and the release of Pixar’s Coco. Featuring fashion correspondent Mikaela Rabizadeh.

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Stranger Things 2 | Culture Vultures

Listen to the inaugural episode of Highlights’ new culture podcast, hosted by juniors Sam Bernstein and Jude Binkley, featuring our Stranger Things correspondent, Evan Minniti.

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Front lawn fence promises to improve student experience

Sam Bernstein staff writer The Board of Education voted on Oct. 9 to put up temporary fencing along the front lawn facing Moreno Drive. While this may be unpopular with students, (89.2 percent of the 74 students who responded to our poll disagree with this decision), this is a good decision by the board because it […]

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