I have a problem with losing my phone February 3, 2023 — by Nidhi Mathihalli I lose my phone a lot. It’s an actual problem. But I can’t seem to stop losing it. Every time I tell myself to pay attention to my phone, I just can’t. As I write this, I don’t even know where my phone is right now. The first time I really lost my phone was […] read more » I just cannot finish the ‘Big Bang Theory’ February 3, 2023 — by Sarah Zhou Editor’s note: This article contains spoilers for Seasons 1 through 6 of “The Big Bang Theory.” I haven’t finished watching all 12 seasons of “The Big Bang Theory.” After stopping at the middle of Season 7, I can confidently say I will never make it to the end of the CBS series that debuted […] read more » No love in February? Don’t give up hope February 3, 2023 — by Sunny Cao and Leyna Chan February is the month of love. A balloon of pink and red explodes in every chain store during the second month of the new year, constantly reminding shoppers to purchase chocolates and flowers as “appreciation” for their loved ones. But for those who aren’t in a relationship and don’t plan on being in one any […] read more » The singles empowerment movement: How to enjoy Valentine’s Day alone January 26, 2023 — by Victoria Lin Every year, when February comes around, I, like many others, get constant reminders of how single I am. Valentine’s Day plagues my life with cupids and hearts. Social media, CVS pharmacies and Target become more and more catered to those who are in loving relationships. As someone not in a relationship, I get tired of […] read more » Top 10: worst questions to ask at a family gathering January 25, 2023 — by William Norwood How is newspaper? It is sometimes best not to ask, because I do not need to tell you about my frequent arguments with a certain editor-in-chief in the middle of a spreadsheet check. How are your friends? I don’t care how close you think we are — I am never going to discuss my many […] read more » New Year’s resolutions I will actually commit to January 24, 2023 — by Emma Fung Coming up with realistic New Year’s resolutions has always been a challenge for me, as I struggle to commit to them. Procrastinating less, limiting screen time, saving money — these are all generic ideas that never last. However, in 2023, I am determined to commit to one goal: fitness. Exercise daily With how time-consuming sports can […] read more » V-Day please: Rather than a celebration of ‘love,’ let it be a celebration of me! January 24, 2023 — by Saachi Jain My eyes crack open on the morning of Feb. 14, and I squint as they adjust to the blinding lights of my bedroom. The sounds of my family singing a particularly identifiable tune in egregiously bad pitch jolts me out of bed as a rush of excitement washes over me. Rather than hearing choruses of […] read more » Top 10: assignment due dates January 18, 2023 — by Nicole Lee 10. Weekends/holidays. You want me to stress about homework during break? (I’m sorry, I’m kidding; I’ll turn it in whenever you want for a good grade.) 9. 6 p.m. I personally have not experienced this yet. But to all teachers who do this, I’m genuinely curious: do you do this on purpose? Or has your […] read more » A flashback of elementary Valentine’s Day January 18, 2023 — by Kathy Wang Hey! It’s almost Valentine’s Day. Are you planning on doing absolutely nothing? Well, in case you’re looking for something to do on this rather dull day, let me help you unlock a core childhood memory: It’s the evening before Valentine’s Day in fourth grade, and your 9-year-old self is carefully cutting out puppy-themed Valentine’s cards, […] read more » How to build the perfect snowman December 23, 2022 — by Maggie Zeng Giving life to the inanimate is an interesting concept. Give it a face, give it a personality, and there you have a living inanimate object. There are countless factors when it comes to determining what constitutes a perfect snowman: lifespan, size and aesthetic. To perfect this process, I referred to my boundless imagination and intellect […] read more » firstprevious...678910...2030405060...nextlast Home | News | Sports | Opinion | Columns | Features | Multimedia | Print | About | Terms & Conditions Copyright © 1959 - 2023 by The Saratoga Falcon. All Rights Reserved.