Category Archives: Crazy and Interesting News

Phobophobia ( the fear of phobias )

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by: Kathryn Crigger Everyone is afraid of something, although some fears are weirder than others . While some people are afraid of spiders or clowns, others are afraid of flowers . Yes, this is an actual fear, and it is

Embracing the Monster…Energy Drinks

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By: A’Laya Burroughs Some people think that drinking energy drinks can help them recharge their batteries, but in reality energy drinks do more harm than good. Energy drinks are bad for consumers because the drinks contain a large amount of

Shark Carolina and Mary Lee

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By Kathryn Crigger Mary Lee is a 16 foot long great white shark that visits Myrtle Beach every year and was tagged the fall of 2012 . The mature female was tagged by the non profit organization, Ocearch . The

A Whole New World… Virtual Reality

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - MAY 28:  An attendee inspects Google Cardboard during the 2015 Google I/O conference on May 28, 2015 in San Francisco, California. The annual Google I/O conference runs through May 29.  (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

By: Carolina Hughes As virtual reality becomes more and more accessible, it is becoming more and more popular. There are many different kinds of virtual realities made by many different companies,and each of these products varies in price and quality.

Is All About the Tubman’s, Baby!

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By: Alima Mootoo The American $20 bill currently features former president Andrew Jackson, and his image has graced the 20 since 1928. However, the U.S. Treasury, who decides who is featured on U.S. bills, has made the decision to replace

RIDE HARD & GET DIRTY!

By: Abigail Calhoun On April 29, 2016 Busco Beach will be hosting the 2016 Mud Bash. The opening weekend for Busco Beach is on April 16, 2016. Busco Beach and the ATV park are recreational facilities and are manmade beaches.

Is Democratic Socialism Right For America?

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By: Kathryn Crigger If you are up to date with current American politics, you know that the democratic candidate, Bernie Sanders, is a democratic socialist and has not been afraid to let America know it. However, do you know what

Frying Our Brains? Cellphones and Cancer

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By: Alima Mootoo Cell phones are used everywhere by many people, but what few users know is that they can possibly cause its users to develop cancer. The World Health Organization has listed mobile phone use in the same “carcinogenic

A Bunny with Eggs: The Story Behind It All

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By: Jasmine Burroughs How can a bunny lay eggs? Some might ask themselves this question over and over again, but the real meaning behind all this Easter egg business is this: Easter originated in a Pagan Europe environment.  The pagans

Is Bigger Always Better? The Tiny House Movement

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By: Abigail Calhoun The Tiny House Movement is a social movement where people are choosing to downsize the space they live in. The typical American home is estimated to be around 2,600 square feet, however, the typical tiny houses can