The Horizon Sun

News & Campus Life for the Students of Horizon Honors

News & Campus Life for the Students of Horizon Honors

The Horizon Sun

News & Campus Life for the Students of Horizon Honors

The Horizon Sun

A meme being used as a protest sign against inflation.

Very Wow: A Cultural Change

Jameson Kowalski, Columnist January 26, 2023

Memes were originally designed as a form of internet entertainment, but they have slowly transformed into a source of news and a part of everyday conversations. Memes became popular along with the rise...

Fans continue defend  celebrities, despite problematic statements.

Why Separating the Artist from the Art is Impossible

Claire Satiroff, Columnist December 19, 2022

Artists throughout the years have made offensive statements or have committed offensive actions, some of which are unforgivable. Yet, people continuously ignore this, and have started using the phrase,...

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History Behind Victoria Secret’s Angels

Dakota Crider, Columnist April 19, 2022

Victoria’s Secret is one of, if not the most specialty retailer of athletic and lounge wear, accessories, fragrances, women’s lingeries, and body care products. They are on a mission to bring inspiration,...

Twitter can become a disrespectful, toxic place to be.

Twitter Is the Most Problematic Social Platform Out There

Luna Ruiz, Columnist March 8, 2022

Twitter is a lot of things; however, friendly is not one of them. Other social media sites such as YouTube and Instagram don’t have perfect users, but the problems of Twitter are far greater when compared....

Duster has been around for decades, now, but is only receiving attention now.

Duster: The Disappearing and Reappearing Band

Matlyn McShane, Columnist February 22, 2022

Duster is an indie rock band that released their first album, titled “On the Dodge,” in 1996. They continued to release music throughout the late 1990’s, with albums titled “Stratosphere,” “1975,”...

Left to right: (Top) Vinnie Hacker, Kouvr Annon, Lil Huddy, Thomas Petrou. (Bottom) Larray, Alex Warren, Nikita Dragun

Was the Hype House Show That Bad?

Matlyn McShane, Columnist February 3, 2022

The Hype House is one of the most popular groups on social media, having members such as the D’Amelio sisters, Addison Rae, and Lil Huddy. It started in December 2019, formed by Thomas Petrou, and gained...

Twitch streamers can grow to extraordinary popularities.

Twitch Streamers: What Makes Them so Popular?

Matlyn McShane, Columnist December 3, 2021

Twitch is an app that lets you livestream video games, interact with watchers, and earn money. Many people have started streaming, forming small communities and groups that stream together. But one question...

#TeamSeas

#TeamSeas

Jacob Luecker, Columnist November 14, 2021

MrBeast and Mark Rober are not unfamiliar names to the internet, with MrBeast having over 73 million subscribers and Rober having 20.2 million. MrBeast is famous for giving away immense amounts of money...

Dogecoins Doge.

Dogecoin

Brandon Dosen, Columnist May 28, 2021

For almost a decade now, Dogecoin, something created as a meme, has continued to be invested in as a cryptocurrency. Cryptocurrency in its simplest form is a digital currency. While such currencies have...

Several Joshes in an intense pool noodle battle.

The Legendary Josh Battle

Kalyn McLeod, Columnist May 7, 2021

On April 24, 2021, hundreds of Joshes gathered in Lincoln, Nebraska, pool noodles in hand, to battle it out. This legendary event took the internet by storm, creating a meme that will forever live on....

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