We Don’t Talk About Bruno… except we do. In this episode, Aditi and Lionel discuss Disney’s Encanto, and how the epic music ties into a tale of generational trauma and each character’s struggle with it.
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Journsplit: A Series of Unfortunate Events (Part A)
In the first part of a miniseries, Skylar and Lokesh discuss the humor, deaths and humorous deaths in A Series of Unfortunate Events, and compare the books to various onscreen adaptations.
Politics (by Lionel)
A million people stood before Grant Bosman in Swansford Central Plaza. He spoke of empty promises, bizarre claims, and ridiculous ideologies. It was one man with a voice—a voice so heavy that it paradoxically shook the hearts of many and questioned norms. But amidst this absurdity, what captured everyone’s attention was that Bosman was standing to give a show, putting up the front that he was collaborative leader instead of playing hero. But that’s when he slowly spun the interest to his favor– the show he was giving turned out to be spectacular. Everyone was intrigued by the notion of paradise; and something aboutContinue reading “Politics (by Lionel)”
Politics (by Ming Hong)
On the 16th of July, Alfred Denzel woke up to the chime of an alarm. Striding towards the calendar, he scrutinised his minute notes on that date – on which he had noted the big day – the start of his election campaign. A smile curled over his vacant face as he relished the destructionContinue reading “Politics (by Ming Hong)”
Politics (by Joseph)
The people watched as their new leader walked up to the stand, preparing his speech. He was an old man, and had served in the military for much of his life. To some, his mind never left it; he had made his intentions of strengthening the military quite clear. Many questioned his ability to rule,Continue reading “Politics (by Joseph)”
How Not To Politics (by Jovern)
It was a morning like any other. However, a grumpy shout pierced through the tranquil silence. “Margaret! Come look at this,” a stout middle-aged man beckoned as he read the daily papers, reclining on his favourite velvet armchair. “The Shlimmaps were able to pass a bill for the legalisation of Mutwood. It’s a dangerous hallucinogenic! I can’t believe there are so many reckless delusional folk supporting it. Don’t they worry about their children? It’s outrageous!” He singled out aContinue reading “How Not To Politics (by Jovern)”
by Cayden The earth had stood undisturbed for a hundred years. Once, there was a man who stepped upon it, claimed the land he could see as his, and ruled over it his entire life. There were others, after him. The earth paid them no heed; after all, they were only human, fated to liveContinue reading “Reservoir”
Politics (by Cayden)
A bull is elected to presidency in a nation of glass-people. Chaos ensues. “Do you, Bull Bullman, solemnly swear (or affirm) that you will faithfully execute the office of Glassblower, and will to the best of your ability, preserve, protect and defend the Constitution of the United Plates?” “Moooo.” In the first row of seats,Continue reading “Politics (by Cayden)”
Official eBrochure: Virtual CCA Fair 2022! (typo fixed)
New year, new variant — here’s a mirror of this year’s new and improved CCA E-Brochure for the Year 1 Students, brought to you by The Journalism Club! It offers an overview of the various CCA options available in NUS High School, along with links to additional information such as video performances and achievement recordsContinue reading “Official eBrochure: Virtual CCA Fair 2022! (typo fixed)”
Journsplit: Moana (ft. choir!)
Join Eliora, Rei, and a special guest (!!) as they dive deep into Disney’s Moana. Have you ever thought about the theme of Identity in the film? What about how the music ties into it?