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The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time Brings Immersive Mystery to Wharton Center

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time Brings Immersive Mystery to Wharton Center

By Andrew Roth

Overwhelming, immersive, futuristic, jittery, dazzling, versatile. These are just a few of the words that come to mind after seeing The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time live on stage.

April 14, 2017

President Trump to Detroit Autoworkers: Your Jobs are Safe With Me

President Trump to Detroit Autoworkers: Your Jobs are Safe With Me

By Andrew Roth

“I’m going to fight to keep vehicle production in the United States,” the President said. “There is no more beautiful sight than an American made car.”

April 4, 2017

Q&A: Chris Tomson Celebrates His Self-Doubt as Dams of the West

Q&A: Chris Tomson Celebrates His Self-Doubt as Dams of the West

By Keaten Franklin

Vampire Weekend's Chris Tomson opens up on his solo manifestation, Dams of the West, and the wonderfully honest album and journey it's inspired.

April 3, 2017

Make Superhero Movies Great Again

Make Superhero Movies Great Again

By Ethan Dupuis

Since 2000, we have witnessed a rise in the popularity of superhero films. With the release of the first X-Men film, the world gradually became entranced with the modern super...

March 28, 2017

Homeschoolers Come to FHS

Homeschoolers Come to FHS

By Chloe Peter

On her first day of high school, Mandy Jaster thought, “Wow. There really are all the stereotypes.” “You could see the jocks,” she explained, “You could see the goths clustered in the hall.You could see all those super preppy, gorgeous girls, and that group of nerds… everyone does have their group and that’s been hard.” This was a far cry from what Mandy was used to; not only was it her first day at FHS, it was her first day of school. After years of homeschooling, the senior was coming to public school for the first time.

March 27, 2017

Make America Hate Again

Make America Hate Again

By Tori Young

This election was the first election I watched all the way through; I have been alive for four elections and I don’t think any of them have been as important as this one....

March 27, 2017

President Trump to Detroit Autoworkers: Your Jobs are Safe With Me

President Trump to Detroit Autoworkers: Your Jobs are Safe With Me

By Andrew Roth

“I’m going to fight to keep vehicle production in the United States,” the President said. “There is no more beautiful sight than an American made car.”

April 4, 2017

Homeschoolers Come to FHS

Homeschoolers Come to FHS

By Chloe Peter

On her first day of high school, Mandy Jaster thought, “Wow. There really are all the stereotypes.” “You could see the jocks,” she explained, “You could see the goths clustered in the hall.You could see all those super preppy, gorgeous girls, and that group of nerds… everyone does have their group and that’s been hard.” This was a far cry from what Mandy was used to; not only was it her first day at FHS, it was her first day of school. After years of homeschooling, the senior was coming to public school for the first time.

March 27, 2017

Water Crisis Continues Four Years In

Water Crisis Continues Four Years In

By Kayla Aboukarroum

Four years in, most of the country seems to have forgotten about the Flint Water Crisis after its uproar on the media last year. However, the citizens of Flint still do not have clean water.

March 9, 2017

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Flushing Lady Raiders Take Home State Championship For The First Time In History

Flushing Lady Raiders Take Home State Championship For The First Time In History

By JT Wheatley

You could smell it in the air circling around East Lansing on Saturday. History was in the making. The 2017 Flushing women’s varsity basketball team was headed to the state ch...

March 24, 2017

Flushing High’s Basketball Legacies

Flushing High’s Basketball Legacies

By Gabrielle Sanfilippo

With impressive records and determination on court, we find familial meaning to the passion of our basketball players.

January 25, 2017

By Tyler Towns

An analysis of hunting from the mouths of our students.

January 12, 2017

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The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time Brings Immersive Mystery to Wharton Center

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time Brings Immersive Mystery to Wharton Center

By Andrew Roth

Overwhelming, immersive, futuristic, jittery, dazzling, versatile. These are just a few of the words that come to mind after seeing The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time live on stage.

April 14, 2017

Q&A: Chris Tomson Celebrates His Self-Doubt as Dams of the West

Q&A: Chris Tomson Celebrates His Self-Doubt as Dams of the West

By Keaten Franklin

Vampire Weekend's Chris Tomson opens up on his solo manifestation, Dams of the West, and the wonderfully honest album and journey it's inspired.

April 3, 2017

Make Superhero Movies Great Again

Make Superhero Movies Great Again

By Ethan Dupuis

Since 2000, we have witnessed a rise in the popularity of superhero films. With the release of the first X-Men film, the world gradually became entranced with the modern super...

March 28, 2017

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Some of the Best Love Songs

Some of the Best Love Songs

By Blazer Staff

Happy Valentine's Day to all

February 14, 2017

2017

2017

By Keaten Franklin, Digital Editor-In-Chief

A letter for 2017 from Blazer's Digital Editor-In-Chief.

January 2, 2017

Remembering Jeff Betz

Remembering Jeff Betz

By The Blazer Staff

A somber and few choice words to recollect our friend.

October 11, 2016

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my perspective of poetry

my perspective of poetry

An analysis of poetry from the perspective of a frustrated and passionate student.

January 20, 2017

undone.

undone.

By Carly Hensel

A poem by Carly Hensel.

October 17, 2016

A Dream Deffered

A Dream Deffered

By Batoul Burbar

A sudden click, a shutter A flash to go off My hands holding an object An object meant to capture more than just a picture With an unbreakable grip As if it were a fragile pie...

May 24, 2016

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Flushing's High School's Independent Voice
Flushing's High School's Independent Voice