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Eminem roasts Trump in freestyle rap

Erin Choi

October 17, 2017

Filed under Celebrities

On October 6, BET (Black Entertainment Television) Hip Hop Awards debuted Eminem's anti-Trump freestyle that would spark a mixed movement of rage and awe from his listeners. The rap is nearly five minutes long, with no instruments and no beat, just Shady (aka Eminem, aka Marshall Mathers) and his raw words. In the freestyle, Mathers starts off immediately by asking if he should drop a hot p...

October Kpop Comebacks

Carolina Villanueva, Editor

October 5, 2017

Filed under Arts and Trends

Although September was a great month for Kpop, many are already looking forward to the October comeback schedule. A variety of groups are preparing to make some noise with new releases in the upcoming weeks; here are some name...

Mixed Reviews

Enrique Eguiguren

October 2, 2017

Filed under Arts and Trends, Entertainment, Satire, Satire, Student Life, Uncategorized, Video

“I got the same feeling watching your show that I get when I watch the office or Parks and rec… why am I watching this? I just wasted my time.” That’s a paraphrased quote from Whitney Moore Young Magnet High School...

Beyoncé to donate proceeds from new remix of “Mi Gente” to Puerto Rico, Mexico

Eric Catania

September 29, 2017

Filed under Celebrities

As all of us have heard, Mexico, Puerto Rico, and other islands are struggling to handle the damage from recent hurricanes. I'm sure we've all also heard of Donald Trump struggling to help these countries and places in need. S...

The next installment of Best Buddies Art

Kyra Sobel, Editor

September 29, 2017

Filed under Arts and Trends, Clubs, Features, Student Life

The large, colorfully collaged quote hanging on the windows of blue house was the first creation of the Best Buddies Art class at Whitney Young. It is made out of several different mediums like yarn, paint, markers, and magaz...

RompHims step onto the fashion scene at WY

Erin Choi, Editor

September 29, 2017

Filed under Arts and Trends

Whitney Young seniors Artie Albarran, Zaddeen Benaissa, Nic Bridgeford, Gabe Feldman, Rahul Mikkilineni, Chris Nguyen, Luke Somerville, and Patrick Timlin were showstoppers on twin Tuesday of this year's annual homecoming spirit...

Can we separate performers/celebrities’ talents from their personal actions?

Moriah Johnson

September 20, 2017

Filed under Celebrities, Entertainment, Opinions

We have all had that gut wrenching feeling of witnessing a celebrity that we like do something that opposes our personal morals. Whether that be committing a crime, spewing something negative and inappropriate, or supporting somet...

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