The Talon

The Importance of Relaxing Spaces at Graded
“Hypebeast” Culture Through Graded’s Eyes

October 26, 2018

In a world where things are constantly going in and out of style, there is one trend that particularly stands out: “hypebeast” culture. It is a term...

A Velha Política Busca um Novo Mandato

October 25, 2018

Às vésperas de uma eleição repleta de escândalos e de muita repercussão, brasileiros encaram a difícil decisão de quem eleger para governá-los....

Designing a Dystopia

September 20, 2018

In 2017, Blade Runner 2049 became one of the most popular motion pictures of the year. Movie critics and fans worldwide were dazzled by the new addition...

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Why Memes are Good For You
Remember Middle School? It Sucked!

November 6, 2018

  We've all been there: that awkward stage between being a child and a young adult. It is weird. The hormones start to hit, and it all goes downhill...

Understanding the Slow Movement

November 1, 2018

Compare an action movie from the early 50s and 60s to an action movie from nowadays. I think you will be able to notice the difference in how fast the...

How to have the Best Halloween Ever!

October 31, 2018

It is getting closer… we are nearing Halloween! In my opinion, this is the best time of the year, when all the really great holidays are coming in. I...

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Short Description of the Zodiac
Talon Takes: The Election

Talon Takes: The Election

October 5, 2018

In view of the upcoming elections this Sunday, The Talon went around the High School asking both teachers...

Looking Like a Million Bucks: The Problem with Instagram Models

Looking Like a Million Bucks: The Problem with Instagram Models

October 1, 2018

When surfing the 'gram', one does not have to look far before coming across a very popular phenomenon:...

Pride won’t stop.

Pride won’t stop.

September 21, 2018

Pride month is every month. The celebration never ends. However, June is the designated pride month where...

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The Handmaid’s Tale – Is it time to buy a red cloak?
Not That Hard

Not That Hard

November 5, 2018

Should freedom of speech ever be limited by legislative punishment? If so, how do we measure that limit?...

Meaning is Not as Important as It May Seem

Meaning is Not as Important as It May Seem

November 1, 2018

Art is a complex topic. It gives us solace to think that everything has reason for its existence, but...

Kavanaugh and Kava-nope

Kavanaugh and Kava-nope

October 25, 2018

On July 9th, 2018, United States President Donald Trump nominated Judge Brett Kavanaugh to fill the vacant...

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Polls

What are your top 3 picks for Wacky Week 2018?

  • Dress like you did in Lower School Day (22%, 196 Votes)
  • Favorite Album/Movie cover (19%, 171 Votes)
  • Decades Day (18%, 157 Votes)
  • Pajama Day (15%, 128 Votes)
  • Twin Day/Group Day (12%, 108 Votes)
  • Dress for your future (6%, 51 Votes)
  • Celebrity look alike day (4%, 36 Votes)
  • Dress like our rival day (4%, 31 Votes)

Total Voters: 315

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