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There’s A New Wrecker in Town

There’s A New Wrecker in Town

November 23, 2010

Staples High School had its first mascot created 40 years ago, by Tom Wall, with the anvil and the hard hat. After that, the senior class gift was a $5,000 outfit, with a huge “Wrecker” head. That outfit was used on the sidelines of football games and other Staples sporting events for years, until it was left out in the rain, as said by soccer coach and Westport histori...

Viewed Worldwide: Staples Students are Popular on Youtube

Viewed Worldwide: Staples Students are Popular on Youtube

November 19, 2010

Staples students who regularly go onto YouTube probably know of channels similar to those of TayZonday (famous for the “Chocolate Rain” videos) and Fred (famous for the “Fred” videos). Both have a high number of views and subscriptions and boast large followings. But Tom Karrel ’12, Jake Shore ’13, and Elliot Enriquez ’12 all ha...

Here Comes the Sun: The Beatles Arrive to iTunes

Here Comes the Sun: The Beatles Arrive to iTunes

November 16, 2010

On Nov. 16, Apple Inc. announced that music by legendary rock band the Beatles would be made available for purchase through the iTunes Store. This deal was made after decades of dispute between Apple Inc. and Apple Corps, a multimedia corporation founded by the Beatles in 1968. Since 1978, when the Beatles ...

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