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6 Reasons Why This Sport Is Better Than American Football

6 Reasons Why This Sport Is Better Than American Football

Colin Fullinfaw, Copy Editor

March 29, 2018


Filed under BirdFeed, Culture

In the United States, it’s safe to say one sport galvanizes us: Football. Football has such a following here, it’s hard to even think of a foreign sport coming to our shores and declaring war on the American psyche. Well, it’s time for a new sport, one which is arguably better than its American...

8 Things You’ll Remember if You Went to a Catholic Grade School

8 Things You’ll Remember if You Went to a Catholic Grade School

Maria Miller, Flightline Editor-in-Chief

March 12, 2018


Filed under *Showcase, BirdFeed, Culture

Brightly colored braces, budding acne, and the fashion sense of a deranged toddler; middle school was a bit of a freak show no matter where you went. But, there are a few things that create a solidarity between all of those who attended a K-8 Catholic school. 1. Obscure rules  Photo by Shutterstock...

11 Tumblr Memes to Distract You From Finals

11 Tumblr Memes to Distract You From Finals

Maddie Mollner, Student Life Editor

December 11, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, BirdFeed, Culture

Is it December already? Whether you’ve been preparing for these agonizing three days since the first day of school or you haven’t realized it’s a day past Thanksgiving, finals week is coming in hot; and it hasn’t quite hit some of us that all of our memorization, patience, and threshold line...

9 Realities of Having a Big Family

9 Realities of Having a Big Family

Maria Miller, Flightline Editor-in-Chief

November 8, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, BirdFeed, Culture

,Most families are peculiar in some way shape or form, however, families with a large population have a very specific way about them. The dynamics might seem strange to those outside of these exponential family units, to those in them they couldn't feel more mundane.  1. You don't know all of your cousins Ph...

7 Chilling Unsolved Mysteries

7 Chilling Unsolved Mysteries

Emma Brisbois, Copy Editor

October 24, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, BirdFeed, Culture

There's honestly nothing like a creepy mystery to get the gears turning; they make the mind explore evidence and suspects, even leaving it to wonder what the end result was. Cuddle up with a blanket, maybe turn on a light or two, and enjoy seven creepy mysteries that remain unsolved. 1. The Lake Bo...

The Best Lockers at Skutt Catholic

The Best Lockers at Skutt Catholic

Natalie Pearson, Staff Reporter

September 15, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, BirdFeed, Culture

When walking the halls of Skutt Catholic, colorful posters and whimsical slogans cover the front of almost every locker, each promoting some sport or extracurricular activity. Some are about football, others volleyball, but either way it's fun to see a cute personalized message on your locker when you...

Looking Back: How Far Seniors Have Come

Looking Back: How Far Seniors Have Come

Clara Pohlman, Social Media Editor

August 28, 2017


Filed under *Showcase, BirdFeed, Culture, Student Life

Goal getting and goal setting are important to keep in mind, especially as the school year winds back into motion. I wanted to know if students in the class of 2018 reached and/or remembered their goals coming into high school only four short years ago. Likewise, ask the newest members of our student b...

5 Video Games You Wish Were Still On Your iPad

5 Video Games You Wish Were Still On Your iPad

Ava Dreessen, Ad Manager/ Copy Editor

May 15, 2017


Filed under BirdFeed, Culture

With the integration of iPads in the classroom came a terror for teachers and their lectures alike: video games. Every student reminisces about that glorious time between iPad integration and that weird MDM app I can't delete when the App Store's plethora of time-wasters was just at our finger taps....

Annual Epidemic Plagues Skutt Catholic

Annual Epidemic Plagues Skutt Catholic

April 24, 2017


Filed under BirdFeed, Culture

Senioritis runs rampant in the halls of Skutt Catholic, leaving in its wake widespread lack of motivation and effort. This year's strain carries a new virus, afflicting much younger students with early onset Senioritis. The problem only continues to grow as the temperature rises and SkyHawks begin to...

Famous Last Words

Famous Last Words

Molly Gubbels, Entertainment Editor

April 24, 2017


Filed under BirdFeed, Column, Culture

They say you can't judge a book by its cover, but you can judge it by its words. Whether it be a person, a movie, a favorite novel or a play, the things that we often find to be most interesting are what the people say. About two years ago, I started compiling a list of all of my favorite quotes and it'...

Vivace’s Best and Worst Facial Expressions of 2017

Vivace’s Best and Worst Facial Expressions of 2017

Nessa Woosley, Staff Morale Editor

March 13, 2017


Filed under BirdFeed, Culture, Student Life

Facial expressions are arguably the most essential aspects of any show choir. Every performer has to work diligently on conveying the message each song perfectly on their face. Most of the time these expressions can relate to everyday happenings. Without further ado, here are the best and worst action...

What in Publication?: Best of the Newest Meme

What in Publication?: Best of the Newest Meme

Maria Miller, Birdfeed Editor

March 13, 2017


Filed under BirdFeed, Culture

You wouldn’t think that a poorly photoshopped cowboy hat paired with almost any word that ends in ‘ation’ would be funny, but that is where you are wrong. The newest meme plaguing everyone’s twitter feed is just that, and I, for one, am not mad about it. The style is simple and easily replicated,...

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