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The Foothill Dragon Press

The Student News Site of Foothill Technology High School

The Foothill Dragon Press

The Student News Site of Foothill Technology High School

The Foothill Dragon Press

Opinion: “Christmas Creep” creeps its way to take a toll on one’s mental health

Isheeta Pal, Writer | November 1, 2022

It is a week before Halloween and you burst into a retail store to do some last minute Halloween shopping. However, you see that the shelves designated to Halloween decorations do not have anything Halloween-themed...

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Satire: It’s time for Michael Myers movies to actually end

Claire Hadley, Writer | October 30, 2022

A consistency regarding Oct. 31 is that people can regularly count on a new addition to the "Halloween" movie series. Its presence has dragged across October cinema since the late 1970s, leaving a trail...

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Opinion: How the constant romanticization of the workforce in media affects teenagers

Amber Duhs, Writer | October 23, 2022

Netflix, Peacock, Hulu and HBO Max are all popular streaming services with a surplus of shows and movies to pick from. But one thing all these services have in common, besides their constantly increasing...

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Opinion: Rated R movie theater rules need to change

Frances English, Writer | October 5, 2022

A trip to the movie theater is generally considered to be an overall enjoyable experience. Stepping into the icy-cold air conditioning, the smell of buttery corn being popped and the thrill of getting...

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Opinion: What happened to BioScience and DTech was not the result of an administrative oversight

Lila Ettedgui-Scott, Writer | October 5, 2022

Emotions are running high this fall at Foothill Technology High School (Foothill Tech) after the administration implemented a new schedule that cut two advisers’ coordinating periods for specialized...

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Opinion: Why ballet needs to be considered a sport

Isheeta Pal, Writer | September 29, 2022

When one thinks of ballet, one imagines a “beautiful” and “graceful” activity that is portrayed effortlessly by dancers in a large auditorium booming with classical music. This idea, however, only...

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