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Opinion: What we have learned from the Wizards first few games

Hornets at Wizards 2/23/18

By Grant Baker, RT wrap national sports segment producer

November 3, 2019

  The Wizards are off to a rocky start to the season with only one win and four losses. Without John Wall as point guard for the rest of the season they have limited options on the court. With limited stars on the roster, they are going to have to change something if they want a shot at the ...

Opinion: Md. basketball looks good but needs improvement

Opinion: Md. basketball looks good but needs improvement

By Grant Baker, RT Wrap sports segment producer

November 3, 2019

Basketball has been a part of Maryland University for years, but the past couple of years have been disappointing, with Maryland only making it to the Sweet Sixteen once throughout the last five years. The Terps are hopeful this year, ranking No. 7 in the Top 25. With promising players in all posit...

Reactions: Nationals beat Cardinals to make it to the World Series.

Reactions: Nationals beat Cardinals to make it to the World Series.

By Luke McLister, RT reporter

November 1, 2019

The Washington Nationals make it to the World Series for the first time in Nats history by beating the Saint Louis Cardinals, 7-4. Round Table reporter Luke McLister took to the halls of Middletown High School to see how students reacted to this.

Opinion: College hoops looks interesting this year

By Baron Ropp, RT reporter

November 1, 2019

This year’s college basketball season is going to be a good one. Many of last year’s great players are gone, and now a new class will rise. Michigan State’s Cassius Winston is an unreal player and expect him to put up some crazy numbers this season. The college basketball landscape is completely differe...

Reactions: Trump removes troops leaving the Kurds alone in Northern Syria

Reactions: Trump removes troops leaving the Kurds alone in Northern Syria

By Erin Kady, RT reporter

October 31, 2019

Recently, President Trump decided to withdraw troops from northern Syria, leaving the Kurds vulnerable to attacks from Turkey. Middletown High School students share their thoughts on the matter.

Reactions: Teen climate change activist

Reactions: Teen climate change activist

By Ben Kincaid, RT reporter

October 30, 2019

Thousands of students, led by Swedish teen activist Greta Thunberg, protested in New York City and across the globe in an effort to bring awareness to the dangers of climate change and to urge world leaders to take action. Middletown High School students shared their thoughts on Greta and the protests. MHS...

Review: Who wrote “Truth Hurts”?

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Austin City Limits Music Festival, Weekend 2, Day 3, Texas, USA - 13 Oct 2019

By Jayden Bidle, reporter

October 29, 2019

I just took a DNA test; turns out I'm 100 percent not sure who wrote the lyrics to Lizzo’s “Truth Hurts.” Released in 2017, it didn’t hit number one on Billboard Hot 100 until 2019. The song’s popularity should give thanks to the popular app Tik Tok and the Netflix film Someone Great relea...

Blog: Royal news across the pond_Prince Harry and Duchess Meghan face the struggles of royal life

Blog: Royal news across the pond_Prince Harry and Duchess Meghan face the struggles of royal life

By Lauren Leatherman, RT Today executive producer

October 28, 2019

Once again, the British press have treated the royal family unfairly in their reporting. It appears that the media has not learned a thing from the death of Princess Diana as she was pursued by the paparazzi years ago. This time, they once again appear to be going too far. Meghan Markle, former Ame...

Opinion: Social media users play a risky game when discussing politics

Opinion: Social media users play a risky game when discussing politics

By Leah Heon, RT Magazine Executive Producer

October 25, 2019

Social media platforms such as Instagram, Twitter and Facebook can be renowned communication tools for friends and family members, but they are not a platform to discuss politics. As the political climate has become tumultuous as ever, people have taken to social media to voice their opinions and eng...

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