Lifestyle

Viewers will wish that "47 Meters Down" hadn't been "Uncaged"

By Lucie Peyrebrune | Aug. 20, 2019, 8:55 p.m. | In Movies »

Complete with clichéd dialogue, poorly-developed characters and a predictable plot, "47 Meters Down: Uncaged" is exactly what one would expect from a shark movie.


"The Art of Racing in the Rain" is a shower of boredom

By Vivian Li | Aug. 13, 2019, 9:50 a.m. | In Movies »

The movie's narration by a dog falls short of successful


Hobbs and Shaw prove to be both fast and furious

By Shruti Chauhan | Aug. 12, 2019, 7:26 p.m. | In Movies »

Step aside, Bonnie and Clyde… there’s a new dynamic duo in town. Luke Hobbs (Dwayne Johnson) and Deckard Shaw (Jason Statham) prove that there is no situation they cannot get out of in “Fast and Furious Presents: Hobbs and Shaw.”


"Brian Banks" is worth the bank

By Billy Scott | Aug. 12, 2019, 1:25 p.m. | In Movies »

Tom Shadyac's directing causes a rollercoaster of emotions


“Once Upon a Time…” in Tarantino’s childhood

By Mercedes Pierce | July 30, 2019, 9:36 a.m. | In Movies »

The classic Tarantino movie’s nuanced nostalgia may be lost on some


Features

Blazers are enthusiastic as election season approaches

By Shifra Dayak | June 4, 2019, 5:40 p.m.

Blair students are looking ahead to the 2020 presidential election


Remember when that happened?

By Absa Fall | June 3, 2019, 7:43 p.m.

Graduating seniors recall their most memorable high school moments


Black face incident at Walt Whitman

By Sophia Lucarelli | May 31, 2019, 1:48 p.m.

Blair students respond to Walt Whitman students’ racist incident


Helping out with college and beyond

By Jasmine Ali | May 29, 2019, 2:07 p.m.

How the ACES program helps Blazers prepare for the future


Students explore toxicity through art projects

By Shifra Dayak | April 27, 2019, 10:37 a.m.

Blair and Bethesda Chevy-Chase High School collaborated to create a pop-up museum


Entertainment

The Lion (Rema)King

By Yuri Kim | July 22, 2019, 8:36 p.m. | In Movies »

Disney’s latest live-action movie depicts realistic animals for an unrealistic direction


Yesterday will be forgotten tomorrow

By Joy Xu | July 20, 2019, 12:46 p.m. | In Movies »

Thousands of teenage girls have dreamed about being a part of The Beatles since the group’s inception in 1960. Yesterday certainly tries to fulfill that fantasy on the big screen.


Spider-Man: Far From Home(coming)

By Rajit Mukhopadhyay | July 11, 2019, 12:25 a.m. | In Movies »

The latest Marvel film is a shaky kickoff to a new era


Men in Black: International is where humor comes to die

By Boaz Yoo | June 22, 2019, 12:10 p.m. | In Movies »

"The universe has a way of leading you to where you are supposed to be at the moment you are supposed to be there," Agent T (Liam Neeson) says knowingly. But Men in Black (MIB): International is far from where audiences should be as they peruse the wide selection of films at the nearest theatre.


How to avoid spoilers

By Oreet Zimand | June 6, 2019, 2:08 p.m.

A professional guide to not hearing things you don't want to hear


Food

Cielo Rojo brings traditional Mexican cuisine to Takoma Park

By Shifra Dayak | Feb. 17, 2019, 11:45 a.m.

The small restaurant combines fresh flavors with a homey atmosphere


Reality baking shows are a sweet treat

By Shifra Dayak | Feb. 3, 2019, 9:54 a.m.

SCO's take on popular baking shows


SCOrumptious: Empanadillas

By Madeleine Tilley | Oct. 14, 2018, 10:01 p.m.

How to make your own empanadillas


Gallery: La Pupuseria Perfecta para cada Paladar y Bolsillo

By Young-Bin Lee | Oct. 11, 2018, 8:49 a.m. | In Restaurant Reviews »

Las mejores restaurantes salvadoreños en el área https://silverchips.mbhs.edu/content/la-pupuseria-perfecta-para-cada-paladar-y-bolsillo-31317/


Hen Quarter delights eyes, not stomachs

By Tiara Oldfield | Dec. 15, 2017, 2:34 p.m.

Tucked away behind the large stairway in the center of Downtown Silver Spring is Hen Quarter, a local Southern food chain with other locations in Alexandria and D.C.