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The Rising Popularity of Nostalgia

The Rising Popularity of Nostalgia

Lily Rutherford, Journalism Staff

October 7, 2019

Trends that started and became popular in the 80s and 90s have resurfaced and are becoming more popular in 2019. Mom jeans, scrunchies, sportswear, and fanny packs have become some of the most popular trends of 2019.  Younger generations are listening to older music, and movies from the previous generations...

Sony Pictures Takes Spiderman “Far From Home”

Sony Pictures Takes Spiderman “Far From Home”

Audrey Hall, Arts and Culture Editor

September 10, 2019

On August 20, 2019, Sony Pictures ended their deal with Marvel regarding the Spiderman movies. The web-slinging hero will not be appearing in any movies in the Marvel Cinematic Universe unless the two studios can come to an agreement.  In May of 2002, Tobey Maguire brought Spiderman to life on the b...

Winners Are Announced for the Satorian Editor’s Choice Awards

Tatum Cottam, Journalism 1 Staff

March 21, 2019

On January 22, the Skyline Satorian released the results of their Editors Choice Award. The contest included two winners, one for a literary piece and one for a visual piece. Julane Machado won the literary award for her piece “Flower Kid”, and Megan Zeng won the visual award for her piece “Daily”...

Film Corner: Spider Man: Into the Spider-Verse

Film Corner: Spider Man: Into the Spider-Verse

Crystal Eldredge, Editor-in-Chief

March 21, 2019

Spiderman: Into the Spider-Verse is the latest installment in Sony Spider-man films which features 14-year-old Miles Morales (Shameik Moore) struggling to balance the pressure from his school work, homelife, and his passions with his unexpected superpowers. This film borrows classical aspects of Spide...

Play Production Students Perform One-Acts

Play Production Students Perform One-Acts

Jana Bowler, Journalism 1 Staff

January 17, 2019

Play production is an advanced audition only class. The students are all ages, from freshmen to seniors. Each quarter the class has a new project that they work on together; last quarter, they created, produced, and performed one acts. A one act is a short play with no intermission, the length varyin...

Stephen Hillenburg Passes After an Incredible Career

Stephen Hillenburg Passes After an Incredible Career

Kody Bogue, Journalism 1 Staff

January 17, 2019

Stephen Hillenburg, the creator of SpongeBob SquarePants, died on November 26, 2018 at fifty-seven. The Nickelodeon TV program gained huge popularity with both children and adults over it’s nearly twenty-year run. Nickelodeon tweeted out, "Steve imbued SpongeBob SquarePants with a unique sense of h...

Meet Skyline High’s Improv Troupe, the Skyline Slylines

Meet Skyline High’s Improv Troupe, the Skyline Slylines

Lily Rutherford, Journalism 1 Staff

January 15, 2019

The Skyline Slylines are the official improv troupe of Skyline High School, and are most known for hosting the annual improv festival that brings in other troupes and instructors from across the state to Skyline. The group also competes in festivals themselves, hosts improv cage matches and workshops, and...

Imagine Dragons “Origins” Receives Mixed Reviews

Imagine Dragons “Origins” Receives Mixed Reviews

Drew Abbott, Journalism 1 Staff

January 15, 2019

American rock band Imagine Dragons has just released their fourth studio album. Titled Origins, it is the band’s first album since their third album, Evolve, which was released in 2017. After much anticipation from fans and critics, Origins was released to the public during the early hours of November...

How to Survive the End of Term

How to Survive the End of Term

Lucas Westover, Graphics Editor

January 4, 2019

End of term is coming up and stress along with it. Don’t be scared though -- if you are a major procrastinator, you can use many different strategies to make the end of term a better experience. Remember, teachers are putting final grades in, so they should be finalized over the weekend. Stress lev...

Remembering Mac Miller

Remembering Mac Miller

Lizzy Petersen, Journalism 1 Staff

October 25, 2018

The world was devastated to hear the news of the 26-year-old Mac Miller’s unexpected overdose and tragic death on September 7, 2018. The hip-hop industry will forever remember Mac Miller and his legacy.   Malcolm James McCormick was on born in the busy city of Pittsburgh on January 19, 1992. Before...

Problems Plaguing Fast Fashion

Problems Plaguing Fast Fashion

Crystal Eldredge, Co-Editor-In-Chief

October 25, 2018

Have you ever wondered why a t-shirt from a fast fashion company costs far less than a t-shirt from a fashion house? Besides the quality of materials used in the product, the price will depend on the source. Fast fashion takes advantage of consumers naïveté and never prides themselves on the ethical...

Film Corner: “BlacKkKlansman”

Film Corner: “BlacKkKlansman”

Crystal Eldredge, Co-Editor-In-Chief

October 11, 2018

  BlackkKlansman is based on a true story during the 1970s where Ron Stallworth (John David Washington), the first African-American detective in Colorado Springs, infiltrates the KKK with the help of his partner Flip Zimmerman (Adam Driver). Stallworth becomes a licensed affiliate of the KKK t...