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Anthology of a Mild Lotus

Anthology of a Mild Lotus

Salim Addrey, Sports Editor

November 10, 2017


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A = S The beast had roared and stood on his hind legs as if he were ready to attack. But he placed his front paws down when he saw me jump back. With brows furrowed and face gnarled, he approached me slowly and let out a snarl. He placed his snout against my nose and again he growled. He pressed so cl...

The Girl on the Swing

The Girl on the Swing

Paula Espinoza, Staff Writer

November 10, 2017


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Casey and her class decided to celebrate Halloween at the haunted house on Executioner Lane. They invited the entire senior class to this Boo-fest. They set up a haunted trail behind the house to make it even more scarier. Drew asked Casey if she had gone through the haunted trail. “Oh no…” she...

MC Artist Profiles: OGMatt

MC Artist Profiles: OGMatt

Samory Senh, Multi-Media Editor

November 9, 2017


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  Despite being a new artist fresh out of the DMV, OGMatt, has found himself in collaboration with BangBro, Sllee, 808 Mafia, and multiple other R&B artists. Matt Sanjur, now 18 years of age, came into Montgomery College in the Fall of 2016 studying cyber-security; the same year he decided t...

M.I.A.

M.I.A.

Salim Addrey

November 8, 2017


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A room full of people With voices chattering all around But the one I wanted to hear the most Was nowhere to be found With all the voices and laughter I started to drown Not because I was overwhelmed Or the noise was too loud It's just the one I needed the most Was nowhere to be found In...

Your shuttle bus has arrived

Your shuttle bus has arrived

Isabel Rockwood, Editor-in-Chief

October 19, 2017


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A route from Takoma Park Campus to Rockville Campus would usually take up to two hours via ride-on bus—but on the shuttle bus, it would take approximately 40-45 minutes. Shuttle buses at MC, which stop onto all three campuses, are a much quicker alternative to the ride-on bus. They began in the...

WCW: Michelle Obama

WCW: Michelle Obama

Arrey Mbutambe, Staff Writer

October 18, 2017


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Michelle Obama, born Michelle LaVaughn Robinson, is the first African-American first lady of the United States. She is married to the 44th President of the United States, Barack Obama, and has two beautiful daughters—Malia and Sasha Obama. Also, she is a Harvard graduate who later on became a lawyer...

What Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Does

What Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Does

Isabel Rockwood, Editor in Chief

October 13, 2017


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People poured in from all around the state to hear Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie discuss her Bestselling book, Purple Hibiscus, at the One Maryland One Book event at Gaithersburg High School on Sept. 27th. Many in the audience were excited to see her. "She's so amazing, she's fabulous. I'm so excited," said J...

New Purple Line to Connect Montgomery to P.G. County

New Purple Line to Connect Montgomery to P.G. County

Genevieve Messner, Staff Writer

September 25, 2017


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Metro is scheduled to add its seventh rail line, the Purple Line, which will run from New Carrollton of Prince George's County, Md. to Bethesda of Montgomery County, Md. in approximately 2022, five years from now. It will include 21 stations, span over 16 miles, and connect to the Orange, Green, and...

WCW: Sophia Amoruso

WCW: Sophia Amoruso

Samory Senh, Editor

September 20, 2017


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Sophia Christina Amoruso, the founder of Nasty Gal, is more than just a crush, she is a goal. Her sporadic behavior and her rather stark ambition are what makes her so special. I mean, by age 28, Inc. Magazine listed Nasty Gal as one of "the fastest growing companies." Mind you that she had found...

Come Together Right Now Event

Come Together Right Now Event

Morgan Terry, Editor

September 20, 2017


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Montgomery College’s Rockville campus held its “Come Together Right Now: Resisting Hate” Event on Sept. 18th in honor of Heather Heyer and other civil rights activists who have suffered and sacrificed. Heyer was a 32-year-old woman who died counter-protesting the Alt-right and neo-Nazis in Charlottesville,...

Inauguration Day

Inauguration Day

Morgan Terry, Staff Editor

September 15, 2017


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  Hunched over all of his perjuries Kissing them each atop their foreheads like a gang of baby lambs And what slips his mind are insipid things His thoughts void of the plum-colored words of any of naysayers Because when the sun rises they will dissipate like Morning mists in the...

A Day With a Trustee- Marsha Suggs-Smith

A Day With a Trustee- Marsha Suggs-Smith

Priscille Diwa, Staff Writer

September 5, 2017


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She dressed in mom jeans, comfortable sneakers, a comfortable purple long-sleeve, and a cute crossover. She looked like she could be anyone's mom. In fact, she is—but at Montgomery College, she has a respectable title. Marsha Suggs-Smith, a Chairwoman to the Board of Trustees, participated in Trustee...

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