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We are our biggest fear

The Sidekick staff writer Anika Arutla thinks the current youth’s carefree mentality can have consequences by comparing it with the popular Lifetime TV show “You.” In the TV show, a stalker named, Joe, becomes obsessed with a girl named Beck, who keeps her social media public and does not take precautions to maintain her safety.

Anika Arutla, Staff Writer

April 17, 2019

That will not happen to me. That is what most of us say -  until it does. There is an assumption that everything will solve itself and that a safety net will catch us if something were to happen. This mindset is nothing new, it exists within every person. Our parents were just as carefree a...

Turning the cheek results in guilty verdict for gossiping

Graphic by Christianna Haas. People more inclined to ignore the pain of others.

October 24, 2014

By Alexandra Dalton Staff Writer @alex_dalton04  People like to believe that they do the best of their ability to be a good friend; teenagers being the ultimate representation of this. They will go to great lengths to make their sincerity appear on the surface yet behind closed doors they will...

Media glorifying bad decisions amongst teenagers

September 6, 2013

By  Stephanie Gross Staff Writer Extreme explosion at a major televised event, teen moms gone crazy and a long list of other contributing factors could keep going on forever are the reason that young people are becoming more and more influenced to act out the way they do. These days pop culture...

Seniors should be excited to vote, Neumann says

February 23, 2011

Rebecca Neumann Entertainment Editor As you may or may not know, May 14 is an election day. It is not a national or state election, but it is still important for all seniors to take part in it. There is not a specific cause to vote for, and the outcome will not affect seniors that much: most seniors will be away at college in the fall, so many won’t even ...