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Lady Bird Review: A flying success

Young love, family conflict, virginity, growing up– all are common themes conquered by the film industry. “Lady Bird,” a coming of age story starring Saoirse Ronan, captures Christine “Lady Bird” McPherson in her senior year, exploring the reality of the American high school experience, from a white female’s perspective that is, and what it means

Still thinking ’bout Dua Lipa

Dua Lipa has been a breakout artist for 2017, so when I heard she was playing at the Fillmore I really wanted to go. After calling my mom from school on the day of the show, she snagged some cheap tickets from Stubhub and we made the trek from DC to Silver Spring. Although we

Wizards splurge to bring back core

For the most part, the Washington Wizards’ offseason was uneventful. Veterans Jodie Meeks and Mike Scott were added for depth to a Wizards bench that struggled last season. Undrafted free agents Devin Robinson and Michael Young were signed to two-way contracts, so they will fight to make the team. The Wizards’ biggest news this summer

Seniors lead boys soccer team to great season

After an undefeated regular season and a 4-1 win against Cardozo in the DCIAA finals, Wilson Soccer was seeded first going into the DCSAA tournament. To start off the playoffs, Wilson beat a strong Maret team 4-2, thanks to a phenomenal performance from Tony Zelaya, who scored twice. Two days later Wilson faced Gonzaga in

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