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Cara Delevingne and Nat Wolff star as high school seniors finding themselves in "Paper Towns." Courtesy of US Magazine

"Paper Towns" is worth the trip

"Paper Towns," based on the novel by John Green, combines clever humor with existential questions to create a film that has the audience not only laughing with the characters as they encounter comical situations, but also reflecting on their own lives.
A supporter waves a rainbow-colored flag on the steps of the Supreme Court. Courtesy of San Francisco Chronicle

Supreme Court votes to legalize same-sex marriage

On June 26, a divided Supreme Court ruled in a five-to-four decision that same-sex couples nationwide have the Constitutional right to marry. Until the decision, same-sex couples were barred from marriage in fourteen states.

Does streaming kill artists' dreams?

In crowded industry, can streaming services avoid hurting artists?

Committing to commitment

It's time we recognize a trait that is characteristic of our generation: our reluctance to commit to anything.

Blair athletics take a leap in the right direction

There's a culture shift underway at Blair, and it's changing the student body for the better. The school year has officially ended, and there are definitely some fond athletic memories in every Blazer's mind.

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A green light for the Pope’s discussion on climate change

Pope Francis’ actions should be celebrated as an effort that will bring one of the globe’s most massive organizations, as well as millions of people throughout the earth, back onto the world stage.

Where is the honor?

For the good of the game

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Local Gazette shut down

Post Community Media (PCM) announced its decision to shut down the Gazette, the newspaper serving Montgomery and Prince George's Counties, on June 12.

Parallel parking removed from Maryland Driver's Test

Blazer wins first place in MoCo's Got Talent

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"Surf" along a wave of happiness

As a member of the band "The Social Experiment," Segal, along with fellow collaborators Chance, Peter Cottontale and Nate Fox, has spent over a year carefully directing and putting together this jovial masterwork "Surf." The self-released album is at once a solid jazz opus and what is sure to be a new hip hop classic.

"Laugh Riot" roars

"Star Wars": The Sith, the Force, and much more

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Blair ends playoff run in tough loss to Gaithersburg

The Blair baseball season ended Friday afternoon in a painful 6-3 loss at Gaithersburg High School. Blair struggled against Gaithersburg’s pitcher Anthony Felitti, a commit to the University of Virginia.

Baseball wallops Whitman to advance in the playoffs

Girls’ Softball Dominates in Five Inning Shut Out