Why the nation is rooting  for Netflix's 'Cheer'

Why the nation is rooting for Netflix’s ‘Cheer’

March 19, 2020

Cheerleaders are victims of generalization: thought of as overly energetic blondes whose lists of skills include nothing more than chanting and shaking pom-poms. As the more popular teams take the field or the court, cheerleaders are restricted to the sidelines - with the main job of maintaining a smile on their face and keeping the crowd entertained when play stops. What is often concealed about these athletes is the amount of skill it takes to do their true job, skill which is hidden by the makeup and rhinestones that blind spectators who are unfamiliar with the sport.

Looking at TV reboots Ironmen want to watch

NCHS students were polled on which TV reboots they would be most interested in watching.

Sumayyah Muhammad, Staff Reporter

March 14, 2018

Will and Grace. Fear Factor. The Magic School Bus. Total Request Live!. Sitcoms, reality, and kids shows are being revisited with previous casts and relaunched with new actors. Over 15 spinoffs and reboots premiered in 2017, with more scheduled for 2018 and 2019. Here is a look at the two blasts from the past the NCHS student body is most interest...

Ready, set, binge!

Ready, set, binge!

October 23, 2017

NCHS students are part of a growing national trend-they are binging. Binge racing. Binge racing, or watching an entire season of a Netflix Original Series within 24 hours of its release, is a phenomenon speeding across the world and the NCHS hallways. Between 2013 and 2016, the amount of launch day finishers increased 20 times, according to...

Netflix Cheating on rise globally, shows no signs of stopping

Netflix Cheating on rise globally, shows no signs of stopping

February 13, 2017

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., (February 13, 2017) -- No relationship is safe. According to a new study* released today by Netflix, nearly half (46%) of streaming couples around the world have “cheated” on their significant other, but it’s not what you think. Defined as watching a TV show ahead of your significant other, Netflix cheating was fi...

Video: NCHS students on what they binge watched over break

January 26, 2017

Ian McConnelo (10) - West World Virtual World based in the Wild West Visitors come and experience the new old world not expecting consequences Stars: Evan Rachel Wood, Thandie Newton, James Marsden Streams: HBO   Lawuan Regland (10) - Zoo Man made medicine that effects any animal that comes in contact with it ...

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Disney Channel marks its 100th original movie with marathon

April 24, 2016

Disney Channel will celebrate its 100th Disney Channel Original Movie by airing all 99 of its previous films leading into the release of Adventures in Babysitting. The movie marathon will begin on Friday, May 27. In the past 18 years, Disney Channel has set all-time cable TV ratings records while launching some of today's biggest stars from Mil...

'Transparent' season two premiere review

‘Transparent’ season two premiere review

December 16, 2015

After much critical acclaim from sources such as Vogue and The New York Times, Jill Soloway’s Transparent is returning for a second season. The show is a lighthearted comedy-drama with an embedded social message, comparable to shows like Modern Family and Glee. With the first season winning many awards, including the “Best Television Series” category at the G...

The season 27 cast of 'The Amazing Race' on CBS.

‘Amazing Race’ review

December 11, 2015

27 seasons is a long time to be on television.  There are few shows that have maintained their spot on television for that long.  Especially a reality TV show.  Yet The Amazing Race has been airing on CBS since May of 2001.  CBS has tried their hand at a few competition shows that have ended up as duds.  Take The American Baking Competition.  Th...

'Reign' season 2 promotional poster.

Long live the Queen: ‘Reign’ review

December 11, 2015

Game of Thrones-esque violence, with the emotion and drama of Downton Abbey, while keeping the politics of The Tudors and the sex scandal suspense of Grey’s Anatomy or any Shonda Rhimes show. These are the elements that build the CW show Reign. Acting led by Teen Wolf’s Adelaide Kane, Reign fits the mold of a television dramas show but breaks the tradi...

Teen Wolf

Teen Wolf

April 29, 2013

 Teen Wolf is aired on MTV every Monday at 9 PM.  The show is going into its third season this summer, allowing plenty of time to catch up before then.  Each season contains roughly 12 episodes and can be found on Netflix or at majority of places that sell or rent television shows on DVD. The show focuses on Scott McCall (Tyler Posey), who i...

Mac Miller and the most dope family

Mac Miller and the most dope family

March 5, 2013

Mac Miller’s new TV show, titled Mac Miller and the Most Dope Family, premiered Tuesday, February 26, at 10:30 p.m. central time.  The next episode in the six-episode season will be shown on MTV2 on March 5, 2013 and soon after that will come the rest of the season. The reality show follows Mac Miller and his new lifestyle in LA.  As the camera...

Best dressed – Grammys 2013

Natalie Trumbull, Staff Reporter

March 5, 2013

The 2013 Grammys' attendees looked stunning this year.  Here are some of the best outfits of the night. Kelly Rowland wore a black Georges Chakra Couture dress with an architectural sheer lined look.  She added to her outfit with Lorraine Schwartz sparkling jewelry. Katy Perry was spotted in a mint green long-sleeved Gucci dress on the red carpet, which had large jewels in colors of green, turquoise, and gold. Trey Songz decided to keep his look simple and wore a lightly patterned black Moschino suit to the Grammy's along with a black bow tie, which included a di...

Bachelor(ette) Kissing Policy

Bachelor(ette) Kissing Policy

February 12, 2013

The Bachelor and The Bachelorette are both those types of reality show that keep going regardless of poor reviews and ratings. They never surprise us; we already know how it works. One guy or girl has a choice to pick from 25 to 30 men or women. The contestant then spends time with each and every one of them and takes them on extravagant dates to popul...

Are American Idol judges qualified to judge?

Are American Idol judges qualified to judge?

February 11, 2013

Over the years, American Idol has had an abundance of judges, but are half of them even “qualified”, per say, to judge the contestants?  Idol has had a total of 10 judges.  Most of them know what they are talking about when it comes to music, but what about the judges that aren’t? The first judge, and the judge that has stayed with Idol the...

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