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Imagine Dragons awes in ‘Origins’ album

Imagine Dragons awes in ‘Origins’ album

Janavi Mehta, Staff Writer

November 30, 2018


Filed under In Print, Opinion

Friday, Nov. 9, alternative rock band Imagine Dragons dropped their fourth studio album, “Origins,” featuring top tracks “Natural” and “Zero.” Imagine Dragons first appeared prominently in the music world with their single “It’s Time” and with their first album “Night Visions” in 2...

World leaders need commitment to truth

World leaders need commitment to truth

Elliott Rodden, Staff Writer

November 30, 2018


Filed under In Print, Opinion

Obviously, everyone believes that those around them, especially the president, should tell the truth. But not everyone tells the truth, therefore making it the job of the people and the media to determine if a statement from the president is true. I dislike the fact that presidents lie, because every ...

Bethesda drops ball with ‘Fallout 76’

Bethesda drops ball with ‘Fallout 76’

Paris Torrence, Staff Writer

November 30, 2018


Filed under In Print, Opinion

Earlier this year at the 2018 Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) Bethesda Softworks’ Game Director Todd Howard revealed the highly anticipated “Fallout 76”. Howard announced that “Fallout 76” was a prequel to the “Fallout” series and is four times the size of “Fallout 4”. I could hardly conta...

‘Robin Hood’ fails in honoring protagonist

‘Robin Hood’ fails in honoring protagonist

Roman Raies, World and Nation Editor

November 30, 2018


Filed under In Print, Opinion

Robin Hood is a disgusting insult to the legend. There is something about the legend of Robin Hood which resonates with me more than any other fairy tale. Growing up, Disney’s “Robin Hood” was by far my favorite animated movie. Unlike other fairy tales, Robin Hood had a complicated and provocati...

‘Tis The Season for Traditions.

‘Tis The Season for Traditions.

Anna Gamez, Staff Writer

November 30, 2018


Filed under In Print, Opinion

The winter holidays are finally upon us. All around the world, people are beginning celebrate holidays such as Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, Boxing Day and many others. Growing up, my favorite part of the holidays was always watching Christmas movies. I loved watching people celebrate holiday traditions, ...

Caravan has rights

Caravan has rights

Zain Hameed, Staff Writer

November 16, 2018


Filed under In Print, Opinion

Those in the migrant caravan have walked hundreds of miles through dirt roads and scorching weather to escape low wages and organized crime. These desperate men, women and children are seeking asylum, but have received, what I feel, is an overreaction. The caravan started in Oct. 12 in Honduras. Over...

Staff Editorial: Campus needs more consensus

Staff Editorial: Campus needs more consensus

November 16, 2018


Filed under Editorial Board, In Print, Opinion

With the introduction of many campus changes, we at The Guilfordian want to emphasize the importance of consensus. As a Quaker institution, our tradition of consensus dates back to the founding of the college. In 1985, the college adopted a Statement of Purpose that directly recognizes “governance...

Democrats must utilize their Midterms success

Democrats must utilize their Midterms success

Roman Raies, World and Nation Editor

November 16, 2018


Filed under In Print, Opinion

There was a blue wave, but it was no tsunami. Democrats won a majority in the U.S. House, but with continued Republican majority in the Senate, and a Republican Supreme Court. Midterm elections are often seen as a referendum on the president’s party, and with president Donald Trump’s approval rati...

‘Riverdale’ hooks viewers

‘Riverdale’ hooks viewers

Navya Belavadi, Staff Writer

November 16, 2018


Filed under In Print, Opinion

There’s one place you can find me every Wednesday at 8 p.m: on the couch watching the latest episode of Netflix teen drama “Riverdale” with my friends. Unfortunately, I can’t say I’m enjoying the show as much as its two previous seasons. Riverdale is a drama about a group of teens that is ...