Monthly Archives: November 2014

Ferguson: The Cycle

Ferguson: The Cycle

Moments ago, I was tuned into the breaking news on MSNBC. Already five minutes into prosecutor Robert P. McCulloh’s speech, I had already figured the inevitable: Officer Darren Wilson would not be indicted for the shooting of Michael Brown. Wilson,…
Oscar Pistorius Arrested

Oscar Pistorius Arrested

Oscar Pistorius first made international waves during his inspirational performance at the 2012 Olympic Games in London. He was the first amputee runner to participate at the Olympics, finishing eighth in the 400-meter semifinal with a swift time of 46.54…
Teacher Cliques

Teacher Cliques

Despite the unanimous conviction among students that implies otherwise, teachers are people too. They have lives, and, (prepare for your jaw to drop) they were actually once in high school, too! Look closely enough, and you might recognize that the…
Recruiting The Whole Student

Recruiting The Whole Student

With much to prove after last year’s 8-15 record, the Taft Varsity Basketball program has already begun prepping for this coming winter. Similar to other prep school coaches, both Mr. Bernier and Mr. Bataille have worked tirelessly since the end…