Freshman learns survival skills while trapped in the gym locker room

This article was recently found in the recesses of Eastside’s Humor website (who knows how it got there), just waiting to be published. A relic from the distant past (February 15, 2016 actually) discovered for your entertainment. So without further ado… Jacob Borowsky (’16)- Eastside Underground Editor Freshman Robert Kelly was released earlier today after being trapped in the East boys’ locker room for over … Continue reading Freshman learns survival skills while trapped in the gym locker room

Summer’s out and students love coming back to school

♦ By David Le (’18), Eastside Underground (& “Humor”) Editor School has just begun and students can’t seem to get enough of it. With the recent end of summer, children at East are now excited about the continuation of the school year more than ever. Interviews with East students have provided insight into this affinity for school over summer: “I think its great, doing all … Continue reading Summer’s out and students love coming back to school

Insight on the Fidget Cult Phenomenon

♦ By David Le (’18)/Eastside Underground Editor Fidget spinners make the world go round, or rather, spin. The craze for the fidget spinner has been known to reach high levels of popularity amongst the public, up to the point of becoming celebrities. Thus, the product is the source of riots, fanatics, unwanted fan mail, tabloid articles, paparazzi, fat-shaming and many other accessories to stardom. However, this … Continue reading Insight on the Fidget Cult Phenomenon

Fidget Spinner knockoff epidemic

♦ By David Le (’18)/Eastside Underground Editor Ever since the successful release of the now popular Fidget Spinner, thousands of people have been caught up in its widespread craze. However, many other companies have also been trying to replicate the original success with similar products of their own. Shopping watchdog groups, such as Buy Good Stuff (BGS) and Give Us Brand Names (GUBN), have reported a … Continue reading Fidget Spinner knockoff epidemic

Finstas and rinstas are making life complicated for teens

♦ By Adiel Davis (’18)/Eastside Staff “I always mix-up my finsta and rinsta,” Carl Huggins (‘18) said. “It’s annoying but not that big of a deal.” A finsta is a fake Instagram, a place where most teens post pictures of themselves not in their most beautiful, edited, Instagram-worthy state. The pictures or videos are funny, goofy and silly. They are supposed to be just a joke. … Continue reading Finstas and rinstas are making life complicated for teens

This holiday season’s latest craze is hitting the shelves

♦ By Josh Sodicoff (’18)/Eastside Multimedia Editor The Holiday Season is upon us now, and with every Holiday Season comes a death trap of a toy that somehow appears on every child’s holiday wish list. According to the Cherry Hill-based market research group Black and Red, Zoombams will fill that void this winter season. “In conducting this study, we first narrowed down our pool of … Continue reading This holiday season’s latest craze is hitting the shelves

An ancient Spirit Week booth is discovered by archaeologists

♦ By Shari Boiskin (’17)/Eastside Opinions Editor Local Cherry Hill archaeologists have uncovered a Spirit Week booth behind East that dates back to 1816, underneath what was once swampland. The booth was found when East students were in gym class and a tennis ball strayed from the court. The tennis ball — and information on the booth’s whereabouts — were retrieved by Samantha Rune (‘18). … Continue reading An ancient Spirit Week booth is discovered by archaeologists

Miantic’s latest game, Animals GO, is becoming the next big virtual reality app

Since the release of Pokemon GO, people all over the world have been more motivated than ever to get up and explore the world around them in order to search for their favorite Pokemon. In less than a month, the game had more users than Twitter, and the earnings of the game’s developer Niantic reflected that success. However, one of the company’s competitors, Miantic, has recently released a new game based on Pokemon GO’s design, and it has become an even bigger hit that Pokemon GO itself, Animals GO. Continue reading Miantic’s latest game, Animals GO, is becoming the next big virtual reality app