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March 26, 2021


Mia Merullo, seen in the front and center, not only acts, but also plays several instruments.

Spotlight on Mia Merullo (I)

By Yongyu Qiu (III), Contributing Writer March 22, 2021

Mia Merullo (I) has been involved with music and acting for many years. What led to her passion for music and acting? Merullo played the clarinet from third to sixth grade, which she continued when she...

Paramount+ More

By Mary Bosch (III), Contributing Writer March 22, 2021

When was the last time that you watched a Video Home System (VHS) tape? For many of us, the answer is never. So what about a DVD or Blu-Ray? For older generations, physical copies of movies and films were...

Perfect pitch is the ability to identify or recreate a given music note without a reference tone.

Pitch Perfect

By Hannah Oh (III), Contributing Writer March 22, 2021

Absolute pitch, also known as perfect pitch, is the ability to recognize or recreate any given note without a reference point. This is separate from relative pitch, which is the ability to identify notes...

The Golden Globes takes place virtually this year, two months later than in previous years.

Golden Globes Is Still Golden

By Catherine Cox, Staff Writer March 22, 2021

From remote learning to Zoom meetings replacing birthday parties, the pandemic has forced all of us to adapt to different ways of conducting our usual business. Hollywood stars and celebrities have not...

Kelsey and Maggie's Corner

Kelsey and Maggie’s Corner

By Kelsey Chen (II) and Maggie Olson (II) March 22, 2021

Surprise! Kelsey Chen (II) and Maggie Olson (II) are our two new advice columnists for the March Issue, and they are here to help with any monstrous problems that you have! I’ve been talking to...

Music is nominated for a Golden Globes.

Sia’s Music Is A Maelstrom of Misrepresentation

By Rachel Roncka, Staff Writer March 22, 2021

With a number of chart-topping hits to her name, Sia is no stranger to the public eye. The artist’s latest project, Music, however, has gained the media’s attention for much more controversial reasons....

Pipeline exposes the school-prison nexus.

Pipeline Tackles Racism and Classism

By Bella Berg, Staff Writer March 21, 2021

Pipeline is a dramatic play that deals with race, class and the American education system in the 21st century. Written by Dominique Morisseau in 2017, the work is inspired by real events and shows how...

War of the Worlds, based on a radio drama, is performed on Zoom.

War of the Worlds is an Out-of-this-world Production

By Maggie Olson, Staff Writer March 21, 2021

Have you ever wondered what would happen if aliens invaded Earth? Last week, Boston Latin School Theatre explored that question with their production of Orson Welles’s infamous War of the Worlds. Their...

Wanda Vision stars Elizabeth Olsen as Wanda and Paul Bettany as Vision.

WandaVision is Wanda-ful

By Kelsey Chen (II), Staff Writer March 21, 2021

Unless you have been living under a rock for the past month, you have probably heard of WandaVision. After stepping out of the spotlight for nearly two years, Marvel Studios started Phase Four with a bang....

Information about the upcoming virtual event for the Chinese Lunar New Year.

Lunar New Year Celebration Goes Virtual

By Yongyu Qiu (III), Contributing Writer January 31, 2021

Lunar New Year is traditionally a time to honor deities and ancestors, as well as to bring families and friends together. To observe this tradition, West Roxbury Chinese Culture Society (WRCCS) has hosted...

Joker was released in October of 2019 featuring Joaquin Phoenix as Joker.

Joker (2019) Movie Review

By Elizabeth Choi (III), A&E Editor January 31, 2021

Joker (2019), directed by Todd Phillips, is a film nominated by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for the Academy Award for Best Picture. The Boston Latin School community was asked to rate...

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