Celebrating the Spirit and News of Monument Mountain

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Lip Singing, Dancing and Backwards Walking: A Glimpse At The 2012 Lip Dub

Emily Perillo

January 9, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

We’ve all been a part of the recent hype surrounding Monument’s Lip Dup this year. You just can’t seem to get away from it. Even though we do know what songs will be featured in this year’s project, ("Party Rock Anthem"/"We...

Spartan Style Watch: Looks of the Week

Catie Damon, Maroon Tribune Reporter

January 8, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Fashion, Top Stories

Happy New Year, fashion readers!  I hope you all had a great break, did some fun stuff, and got some good presents.  Speaking of which: one of the best things about coming back to school after the holidays (although I can’t...

Limited-time 50% off Holiday Sale: The True Meaning of Christmas?

Hannah Heath

January 1, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Opinion

Around this time of year, I often hear people asking “What is Christmas all about?” Now I can see where they might get confused. Stores, right after Halloween ends, start their Christmas campaigns. The scary masks are barely...

FUI For Santa Clause

Catie Damon

January 1, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, The Turnip

Christmas Eve: Everyone’s favorite holiday hero, Santa Clause, was coaxed down from the sky over a small Minnesota town just hours ago after a report of operating his sleigh while intoxicated.  A local source cited that while...

The Island of Misfit Christmas Films: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly of Obscure Christmas Movies

Paul Lilienthal, Maroon Tribune Reporter

January 1, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Every year we each celebrate our own traditions, and while some traditions become more fun and exciting each year, sometimes traditions can get a bit stale, especially when one comes to realize “Frsoty the Snowman” just is...

How Scrooge Saved Christmas: Without Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol Christmas as we know it might not have been

Paul Lilienthal, Maroon Tribune Reporter

January 1, 2012

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

It’s no lie that everyone who lives in either the U.S or England can feel the impact of Christmas every year. Whether they celebrate the holiday or not, there really is no getting around it, and its spirit of togetherness has...

Top 10 Holiday Songs of All Time: Our Favorite Festive Songs

Emily Perillo, Maroon Tribune Reporter

December 18, 2011

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Music

Tis the season to sing carols, fa la la la la, la la la la! Even if “Deck The Halls” is not our preferred song, there are some that we enjoy listening to on repeat. It’s that time of year again, when the only songs on the...

What’s On Your T.V. This Season?: Top Ten Classic Christmas Movies

Hannah Heath, Maroon Tribune Reporter

December 18, 2011

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

We all remember the Christmases of our childhood: sitting around the tree with the whole family and sipping hot cocoa, singing Christmas carols off key, the t.v. playing a Christmas special that, no matter how many times you have...

Spartan Style Watch: Looks of the Month

Catie Damon

December 14, 2011

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Fashion, Top Stories

Not much news this month, Monument style-seekers, only that I feel as though every time I go outside, the temperature has dropped at least 5 degrees.  So I’m excited to see the outfits of the coming weeks, because students...

Journey to the Top: A Review of Drake’s Sophomore Album “Take Care”

Antonio McClellan, Writer

December 14, 2011

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Music

Aubrey Drake Graham, a half Black, half Jewish, Canadian rapper from Toronto, has overcome doubters, the struggle of living with one parent, and defied the as a high school drop out. In this profile, I review his new album...

Hot Chocolate: Cozy-Up This Holiday Season With These Fun Homemade Recipes!

Ciana Barnaba, Maroon Tribune Reporter

December 14, 2011

Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Creamy Hot Cocoa: serves 4 INGREDIENTS: 1/3 cup unsweetened cocoa powder 3 ½ cups milk ¾ cup white sugar ¾ teaspoon vanilla extrac 1 pinch salt ½ cup half-and-half cream 1/3 cup boiling water 1. Add coco...

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