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The future of the Rowdies should be female

Laura Doughton, Online Editor

March 1, 2019

Filed under Op/Ed, Showcase

The Rowdies are a staple at Reynolds. They attend athletic events to cheer on the teams, providing some much needed enthusiasm and support that is often lacking. The Rowdies, the student section here at RJR, is comprised of student...

Is Amazon getting too big?

Ben Westcott, Staff Writer

March 1, 2019

Filed under Op/Ed

“Just order it online,” is a common thing to say to someone who cannot find something they are looking for, or if they are too lazy to go get it themselves. Thanks to corporate tycoon Jeff Bezos and his wildly successful co...

Is Valentine’s Day overrated or underrated?

Emelie Patti, Staff Writer

March 1, 2019

Filed under Op/Ed

Valentine’s Day, as you know, is the day where couples around the world celebrate the love that they have for each other. Many people celebrate the day in joy and love while others do not celebrate the day at all. Some might find the...

Is the Metric System the right move?

Adam Budd, Staff Writer

March 1, 2019

Filed under Op/Ed

We have gone our whole lives using measurements such as inches, feet and pounds. That might not be the case for much longer. The United States is behind the curve in terms of the system of measurement. Changing over to the metric ...

Toxic masculinity and the Gillette ad

Katie Reynolds, A&E Editor

March 1, 2019

Filed under Op/Ed

In January Gillette, a major razor company, launched a controversial ad campaign entitled The Best Men Can Be. The ad is similar to the #MeToo movement, demonstrating the way toxic masculinity affects both men and women, whether...

Sherman’s Science Column: Missing Mass

Liam Sherman, News Editor

March 1, 2019

Filed under Op/Ed

Physicists and astronomers have long tried to identify exactly what our universe is made of. In the late 19th century scientists believed an ‘aether’ permeated the cosmos and was the medium through which light passed. Event...

Midterms squander seniors’ enjoyment of final year

Elizabeth Youssef, Editor-in-Chief

March 1, 2019

Filed under Op/Ed

Senior year is supposed to be a time of fun and enjoyment. We have made it this far. We have conquered junior year. We are supposed to be able to enjoy the last football and basketball games, winter break and Key Club Folli...

Bagel Station vs. Chick-Fil-A

Alex Grosswald & Charlie Cochrane, Staff Writers

May 9, 2018

Filed under Op/Ed, Opinions

Bagel Station > CFA Before school, it is always essential to get a hearty breakfast, and luckily RJ Reynolds High School is in a prime location for you to stop and pick up something on the way to your first period class. Two...

Voting is Cool!

Voting is Cool!

April 25, 2018

Snapchat or Snaptrash?

Snapchat or Snaptrash?

February 26, 2018

Hello Heelys!

Hello Heelys!

February 7, 2018

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