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Superstitions, Do You Believe Them?

Isabel Steinhoff, Reporter

May 8, 2014


Filed under Entertainment

What are superstitions and do you believe them? Hawai'i has been known to have a few of their own and adopted some from other places too. A superstition is a belief or notion, not based on reason or knowledge, in or of the ominous significance of a particular thing, circumstance, occurance, proceeding,...

New step in Gaming?

Jayden Lewis, Journalist

April 23, 2014


Filed under Entertainment

Gaming has taken many steps into the future within the last 10 years, including the motion of the Wii and Kinetic sensors with the Xbox 360.  Now, we are advancing to a future of gaming with virtual reality goggles! Recently, the Virtual Reality technology company, Oculus VR, has began constructing...

Harlem Globetrotters come to Hawai’i!

Harlem Globetrotters come to Hawai’i!

Genevieve Boyle, Reporter

April 22, 2014


Filed under Entertainment

An afternoon of fun for family and friends! The Harlem Globetrotters are coming to Kealakehe in Kailua-Kona on Sunday, April 28, 2014. The Harlem Globetrotters began in 1926 as the Savoy Big Five. Now more than 85 years and 20,000 games later, the team has become one of the most recognizable franchises...

51st Annual Merrie Monarch

Kauanoe Gusman, Reporter

April 22, 2014


Filed under Entertainment, Features

Hula hālau all around have been prepping and practicing their hearts out for this time of the year: Merrie Monarch! Expect Hilo to be busy and crowded because Merrie Monarch week of 2014 if officially here. During Merrie Monarch week, people come from all around, either to sell their goods at the craft...

The Boondocks Return!

Jayden Lewis, Journalist

April 4, 2014


Filed under Entertainment

Adult Swim has featured many televised series that stayed on air for awhile, even if they were only re-runs. Recently, Adult Swim has just publicly announced and released a trailer for a new season of one of their most popular shows, the Boondocks! The Boondocks is a satire based animated series of...

Minecraft the Movie!?!

Jayden Lewis, Journalist

March 13, 2014


Filed under Entertainment

Minecraft is said to be one of the most popular video games of the 21st century. Unlike the usual viral 21st century games that often involve shooting through a first-person point of view, Minecraft is built as a sandbox game. There is no real objective in Minecraft other than survive, one can simply...

Will Nintendo go Bankrupt?

Robert Victorino, Journalist

March 9, 2014


Filed under Entertainment

The company that single-handedly saved video gaming in the 80's, the company that has made many games that had guided the gaming industry to where it is today, that company is Nintendo.  In January Nintendo announced that they will not be meeting their earning expectation for the year and that will...

HBO Hires Hip Hop Artists to Rap About Game of Thrones

Shawn Estabilio, Journalist

March 6, 2014


Filed under Entertainment

I'm tellin' whoever messin' with me I can bring you that Khaleesi heat Use my King, knack for words, as an actual sword I can decapitate a rapper… Those were some of the lyrics that Hip Hop artist Whale rhymed in his Game of Thrones rap. Whale usually rhymes about familiar Hip Hop themes like car...

Console Wars the MOVIE?!

Jayden Lewis, Journalist

February 27, 2014


Filed under Entertainment

Seth Rogen and Evan Goldstein, writers and directors of hilarious films such as Super Bad, Pineapple Express, and This Is The End have recently been working on a new movie called Console Wars. Console Wars is based off a book written by Blake J. Harris. Our generation of gamers are very familiar with...

Rick and Morty!

Jayden Lewis, Journalist

February 13, 2014


Filed under Entertainment

Doctor Who, Back to the future, the Timemachines All great stories of science fiction time travelers. If you are a fan of such movies and shows, then you're gonna love RICK AND MORTY! Adult Swim released a new series called "Rick and Morty", created by Justin Roiland, and Dan Harmon. The show features...

Normal Boots are Back!

Jayden Lewis, Journalist

February 13, 2014


Filed under Entertainment

Hey gamers, remember Sanity not Included!? Well, we are not talking about them, read the title. It says "Normal Boots". Most of you don't know what I am referring to, that's because most is pretty much just Koa, so I'll  inform you anyways! Normal Boots was a small gaming informative production...

The Secret Life of Walter Mitty – Review

Genevieve Boyle, Reporter

January 30, 2014


Filed under Entertainment

The movie Secret Life of Walter Mitty came out on Christmas Day this past year. The popular movie website IMDB described the adventure and comedy movie as, "a day-dreamer escapes his anonymous life by disappearing into a world of fantasies filled with heroism, romance and action. When his job alon...

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