Her philosophy is simple—"I don't like perfection,” she says—but after one look through senior Heather Dwyer's 25 works of self-portraits, models and landscapes shown at her first solo art show, held Feb 22 and 23 at the Yellow Barn Gallery in Glen Echo, it seems hard to describe her paintings without using the word "perfect.”
Retro Studios and Nintendo have paired up to make another installment of the Nintendo classic Metroid and, in effect, have produced one of GameCube's most brilliant and decked out games to date: Metroid Prime. The game's sheer size and exhausting attention to detail are a testament to the capability of both GameCube and Nintendo programmers, and while Prime still has its downfalls it is still a Nintendo gem.
A Blair student was threatened at knifepoint during a drug transaction in a Blair boys' bathroom last Friday, according to an eyewitness who does not wish to be named. The threatened student was selling marijuana when the buyer, unsatisfied with the amount he was given, took out a knife. The dealer fled from the scene with both the money and the marijuana. The armed student did not pursue him.
Rule Number 1: Never change the dealRule Number 2: No namesRule Number 3: Never open the package
I began my investigation by scouring a Blair Blvd bathroom (sadly enough, this is how I begin research for most stories), and after meticulous searching, I finally found hard answers. "Ah-Ha!” I proclaimed. "Just as I suspected—single ply.”
Senior Peggy Houng performs Liszt's "Le Rossignol" on the harp.