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Is ‘Venti’ not enough? Starbucks announced larger drink size

Is ‘Venti’ not enough? Starbucks announced larger drink size

January 16, 2011


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[media-credit id=5 align="alignleft" width="250"][/media-credit] On Jan. 16, Starbucks Corp. announced in a press release statement that they will be releasing a new product: a 31-ounce "Trenta" cup size. The new size is seven ounces larger than "Venti," the current largest cup size, and will only be used for iced drinks. Seventeen states including Arizona, Florida and Texas w...

This month in history: January

This month in history: January

January 11, 2011


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[media-credit id=11 align="aligncenter" width="300"][/media-credit]We experience different, crazy things happening in our world today that are bound to end up in future history textbooks. Here are some interesting things you may not have known before that have happened in our history in the month of January. ...

Damsels no longer in distress

Damsels no longer in distress

December 2, 2010


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The portrayal of the Disney princess has transformed in the 73 years since it's first appearance on the big screen. "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs" made  in 1937, was the first Disney princess movie released. Snow White, followed by Cinderella and Sleeping beauty all exhibit the same stere...

Festivus: A festival for the rest of us!

Festivus: A festival for the rest of us!

November 18, 2010


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Tired of all the commercialism and pressure of the holiday season? Try celebrating Festivus! Festivus is a secular holiday that one can celebrate instead of Christmas, Hanukkah,  and Kwanzaa. It was originally created by writer Dan O'Keefe, and popularized on the show Seinfeld. How does one celebrate Fest...

Fall Play Debuts

Fall Play Debuts

November 4, 2010


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[media-credit id=41 align="alignleft" width="250"][/media-credit]Carlmont's annual fall play, The Playboy of the Western World is being held on November 4, 5, 6 at 7pm and November 7 at 2pm. Sara Dumanske explained about the upcoming play, "A supposed bad boy comes into town and chaos stirs when everyone realizes he is living a ...

Lil’ Wayne is released from jail

Lil’ Wayne is released from jail

November 3, 2010


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On Nov. 4,  Dwayne Carter, formally known as Lil' Wayne, will be released from jail. "Its gonna be amazing. He's gonna be making music again, and he's gonna make a sick album," said Akilah Kyer. Kyer, who is one of the many Lil' Wayne fans that have been anxiously waiting for his release. The rap...

Men in tights on screen again

Men in tights on screen again

November 3, 2010


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Comic Book superheros are making a come back in theaters. The famed crime fighters in tights have been around for a long time, using their special talents to defeat the evils in the world while capturing the hearts of many kids. Now grown up, the kids of the past want to share their love for superheros...

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