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Easy Choices Often Have Dangerous Consequences, Especially in Politics

Easy Choices Often Have Dangerous Consequences, Especially in Politics

Drew Rosenblum, Co-Editor-in-Chief | Front Editor

March 13, 2019

A line that has strangely always stuck with me since seeing Dr. Strange, a fairly forgettable if not enjoyable Marvel Cinematic Universe movie, comes at its conclusion. Mordo, Dr. Strange’s reluctant ally, tells him “The bill comes due. Always.” While in the real world we never have to worry about bre...

Marcus Hudson joins Blake support service team

Marcus Hudson joins Blake support service team

Drew Rosenblum, Managing Editor

October 3, 2018

A new addition to our school, Marcus Hudson is a now a member of the Blake support service team this year. Before coming to Blake, Mr. Hudson worked for “[The] University of Minnesota and Apple”. Mr. Hudson’s job is a support service technology assistant. In addition, he will be filling in f...

Trump, Sinclair Broadcasting, and the dangerous power of media conglomerates

Trump, Sinclair Broadcasting, and the dangerous power of media conglomerates

Drew Rosenblum, News Editor

April 16, 2018

Now I’m sure many readers are wondering what the quote from above is. Many have probably heard of the Sinclair Broadcasting Group’s supposedly controversial message, which some pundits are calling dangerous to our democracy. The quote above is the entire message that Sinclair Broadcasting Group pla...

Journalism contributes to idolization of school shooters

Journalism contributes to idolization of school shooters

Drew Rosenblum, News Editor

March 14, 2018

There’s a serious issue with school shootings in America, and part of that stems from an ancillary subject no one is talking about. Aside from the gun control debate, there is a serious problem with the journalism covering it. Every shooting sets off a clickstorm of searches of the shooters’ name and...

Leaving a legacy

Leaving a legacy

Drew Rosenblum, Contributing Writer

November 3, 2016

Legacy Day is the only day of the year where all three campuses of The Blake School including every grade (1 through 12), over 100 volunteers, and every single faculty member all get together and help give back to the community through service.      For one day out of the 277 we are in school, the entire student ...

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