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BP Profile: Skiing kid

December 15, 2017

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After water skiing every day of the summer, you eagerly count the days until the first snow falls. You walk through the hallways every day, fully decked out in your ski gear. Your classmates have learned to duck whenever you...

Backpage Advice: Last minute college essay ideas

December 15, 2017

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Many high school seniors procrastinate on writing their college application essays. It can be stressful thinking of the perfect topic to write about. But don’t worry! The Backpage has put together a list of the best last-minute...

Starbucks under fire for controversial cups

December 15, 2017

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The month of November had just begun, but people were already complaining about the hidden meaning behind Starbucks’ holiday-themed cups. The conspiracy this time? Starbucks is pushing the gay agenda on the public with their...

Backpage Profile: Pumpkin spice kid

November 9, 2017

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You wake up to a text alert from Starbucks: “Pumpkin Spice season is back!” You’ve waited all year for this day, and you’re prepared to make the most of it. After changing into your pumpkin-themed orange outfit and spritzing...

Backpage Profile: Holding on to summer kid

November 9, 2017

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With wind rustling the trees and grey clouds blanketing the sky, you wake up and immediately check the weather on your phone. “High of 40, low of 30” it reads. “Perfect! I know exactly what I’ll wear!” you say while...

Get to know your Liberty cults

November 9, 2017

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Here at Liberty, we are one. We encourage students to join clubs, participate in activities, and make friends. However, some groups take this more seriously than others, earning spots on the Liberty Cult Watch List. Let’s get...

Schools crack down on dabbing and bottle flipping epidemic

November 9, 2017

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Car accidents. House fires. Gunshot wounds. Dabbing. Bottle flipping. What do these all have in common? Their extreme danger. This is why Liberty’s handbook video has banned dabbing and bottle flipping on premises, for fear...

BP Profile: Sad School Is Over Kid

June 2, 2017

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You wake up, but the sweet siren sound of your alarm is not there to greet you. You lay there for hours, your mood becoming worse and worse as the realization sets in: summer has begun. You consider trying to sleep until fall,...

BP Profile: The Average Kid

June 2, 2017

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You awake at 6 AM on the dot to a loud, relaxing “BEEP. BEEP. BEEP” followed by the daily yelling of your family to change your alarm -- but you’re too lazy to do so. Plus, it’s the clock’s default alarm, and there must...

Administration cracks down on AP cheating

June 2, 2017

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By order of the district, Liberty will take new steps to crack down on cheating in AP exams. “We got to brainstorming how students cheat and what we could do to prevent it,” Beth Mac said. “Round about the cauldron we...

Teacher/Student Public Interactions: What would you do? What would you say?

June 2, 2017

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If Dhaman Kaur saw Buchli in public: “I would see Buchli on the Cougar Mountain trails, and I probably would be running, and Buchli would be hiking or jogging. We might stop and talk about how more people have to get out ...

Scholarship Quiz

June 2, 2017

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Three of these scholarships are actually real and ready to give you money, but three of them were made up here at the Backpage. See if you can tell the difference! Tall Club International Scholarship If you are a high schoo...

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