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The 1975 adopts new sound, new color, new brand and new life

  The 1975’s second studio album — “I like it when you sleep, for you are so beautiful yet so unaware of it” (ILIWYSFYASBYSUOI) — is more than just its name. The pink disc separates itself entirely from the first album released by the band by bringing a new hit-or-miss sound, vibe, and aesthetic to…

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Is the movie Brooklyn worth the hype?

       Brooklyn: the movie that honestly caused me to cry, from beginning to end, and wish for a sequel.   Brooklyn tells the story of Irish immigrant Eilis Lacey (Saoirse Ronan), who has made the life altering decision of moving from her small town in Ireland, all the way to the big, bustling…

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Embarrassing sports moments

   When playing sports, there can be many embarrassing moments. You can be embarrassed on the field, right in front of everyone. Or you could be embarrassed by being hazed by other teammates, or maybe a little bit of both.    Ben Busche, security guard, played many sports including baseball for four years and football…

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Nicole Florian performs “Hummel Trumpet Concerto” at Great Works

   The HR performing arts department performed their Great Works Program on April 28. The  concert took place at St. Andrew’s Church and included the annual Concerto Competition.    The Concerto Competition is a Highlands Ranch tradition where one student gets to play the concerto of their choice with full orchestra accompaniment. Kevin Larsen, band…

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The strike on prom

  Prom: the glimmering mirage at the end of junior and senior year. For months, all we could think about was finding the right dress or getting up the guts to ask someone (with a poster board and a pun, naturally). On the day of, as per prom ritual, we went through the whole routine:…