Inklings News

Ford v Ferrari races to the top charts for opening weekend

Ford v Ferrari hits the box office and gains a 92% rating on Rotten Tomatoes.

Madison Andrews

December 3, 2019

Hollywood stars and fast cars drew large crowds at the box office on Nov. 14. In the fact-based story of the 1966 24 Hours of Le Mans race, the Ford Motor Company decided to change their image by entering their cars in the race previously dominated by Ferrari. The movie has a lot of racing excitement...

SCC 2019 Air Cooled Car Show takes over Westport

SCC Air Cooled Classic Car Show 2019

Izzy Sareen '22 and Natasha Taubenheim '22

October 14, 2019

From Maseratis to Subarus, Jeeps to Volkswagens, there are many styles, brands and types of cars. Convertibles, SUV’s, vans, trucks, sports cars and so many more. Aside from the types of cars, there are hundreds of brands that make them. Volkswagen, Porsche, Jeep, Mercedes, BMW; you name it. The Small Car...

An urgent message to parents: stop idling your cars

An urgent message to parents: stop idling your cars

April 10, 2018

By Ian Bernstein ’18   As anxious moms tap on their steering wheels and wait in the pick-up line for their precious children to exit the school building, they can’t help but leave their car engines running, polluting the environment by the millisecond. Yes, I’m scolding the parents; ca...

Why should people choose Lyft over Uber

Why should people choose Lyft over Uber

January 15, 2018

By Isabella Bullock '19 Uber and Lyft are very similar platforms that people use as a means of transportation; however, there is a division between people who prefer one over the other. Uber was created March 2009, and Lyft was created June 2012. I personally am more familiar with Uber becaus...

Stop taking our spots

Stop taking our spots

Eliza Goldberg

March 23, 2017

Eliza Goldberg '17 An open letter to underclassmen who park on campus without a permit I’m going to preface this by saying that as a junior, I parked at Wakeman. Come April, while other people in my grade were constantly paying off tickets, I was still taking my twice-daily walk to and from my car...

A safe and scenic place for Westporters to run is needed

A safe and scenic place for Westporters to run is needed

Chris Andrews, staff writer

October 25, 2015

Westport residents need a safe place to run without fear every day of being struck and killed by a car. I think it would be great if Westport had an off-road trail for pedestrians. Currently there are many joggers, bicyclists, and dog walkers on the roads; therefore, people in cars need to drive carefully...

Negroni theorizes a proposition on Pixar films

One of the movies involved in the Pixar theory is

Julia Greenspan, Staff Writer

March 21, 2014

Blogger Jon Negroni’s recent discovery about Andy’s mom’s true identity in the movie “Toy Story”, has caused his major Pixar theory to resurface after it was first posted in July 2013. Negroni created a timeline that dates from the 14th century all the way to the year 5000. Using small clues and facts ...

Juniors risk safety parking at Wakeman

Juniors risk safety parking at Wakeman

Amina Abdul-Kareem, Staff Writer

November 19, 2013

On an early November morning before 7:00 a.m., licensed juniors battle to beat the long line for a parking spot at Wakeman to avoid a half a mile walk in 33 degree weather. “I get there at 7:03, and the line is at the baseball fields,” Colby Kranz ’15 said. “I think it is pointless how half ...

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