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Allison Shaffer shares background story of her children’s book

Allison Shaffer shares background story of her children’s book

From theeagle.com by Zach Kluver, entertainment editor The first half of this story was published 5 months ago in Volume 20, Issue 3 of The Roar newspaper. Senior Allison Shaffer’s book “Tiny, the Small Christmas Tree” was...

 

Aaron and Zach’s Best Beautiful Wachowski Entertainment & Other Forms of Mass Media Blog: ‘Jupiter Ascending’

Aaron and Zach’s Best Beautiful Wachowski Entertainment & Other Forms of Mass Media Blog: ‘Jupiter Ascending’

The Wachowskis went to Jupiter to get more stupider. “I can’t love you or sumthin’ … I’m more dog than human,” said Weiss. “I love dogs,” said Jupiter. (The main character’s name is Jupiter. Well done, world) (video...

 

Aaron and Zach’s Super Uber Sparkly Entertainment & Other Forms of Mass Media Blog: ‘Life Is Strange,’ Episode 1: Chrysalis

Aaron and Zach’s Super Uber Sparkly Entertainment & Other Forms of Mass Media Blog: ‘Life Is Strange,’ Episode 1: Chrysalis

by Aaron Ross, news editor & Zach Kluver, entertainment editor Life may be strange, but it’s also incredibly dull. Normally, slow pacing in video games isn’t horrible. Normally, game developers try and disperse the lack of anything...

 

Aaron and Zach’s Kooky Fun Entertainment & Other Forms of Mass Media Blog: ‘The Interview’

Aaron and Zach’s Kooky Fun Entertainment & Other Forms of Mass Media Blog: ‘The Interview’

by Aaron Ross, news editor & Zach Kluver, entertainment editor “The Interview” follows Seth Rogen and James Franco, who venture across the sea to visit Supreme Leader Kim-Jong Un for an exclusive live interview. Wacky jokes...

 

No time for ‘Matrix’ when busy with ‘eXistenZ’

No time for ‘Matrix’ when busy with ‘eXistenZ’

by Zach Kluver, entertainment editor “eXistenZ” starts off with a presentation in what looks like a bit like a run-down abandoned church. The leader of the conference begins describing a new video game from an apparently famous...

 

College Park defeats A&M Consolidated 3-1

 by Zach Kluver, entertainment editor After winning their first two non-tournament matches, the A&M Consolidated Lady Tigers were defeated three games to one by the College Park Cavaliers. Led by senior Carly Hicks and junior Haley Slocum...

 

Gallery: Students showcase art in Pebble Creek Elementary Art District Show 2014

Gallery: Students showcase art in Pebble Creek Elementary Art District Show 2014

by Zach Kluver, assistant editor On May 13, 2014, the art teachers across the district collected their student’s best artwork and displayed it in a large gymnasium at Pebble Creek Elementary. Here are a few of the standouts among the...

 

Q&A: Freshman Fernando Flores on playing varsity soccer

Q&A: Freshman Fernando Flores on playing varsity soccer

Freshman Fernando Flores runs toward the ball during a game. Photo provided by Fernando Flores. by Zach Kluver, staff reporter The Roar talked with freshman Fernando Flores, a long-time soccer player (and fan), who currently plays on the varsity...

 

‘Inception’ impresses with plot, special effects

‘Inception’ impresses with plot, special effects

Photo from Collider.com. by Zach Kluver, staff reporter “Inception” is a crazy, mind-bending, incredibly high budget heist/science fiction film released in 2010, written and directed by Christopher Nolan. It stars a full ensemble...

 

“Fiddler on the Roof” stars complete behind-the-scenes set work

“Fiddler on the Roof” stars complete behind-the-scenes set work

Tevye, played by senior Bryan Conlee, contemplates his wealth (or lack thereof) in “The Fiddler on the Roof” on Sunday, Feb. 9. Photo by Michelle Liu. by Zach Kluver, staff reporter “The Fiddler on the Roof,” a play...