The Thunderbeat

Stressing the perfect work atmosphere


March 19, 2013

Believe it or not movie theatres, malls, gas stations and fast food restaurants all have something in common. They all suck money out of the pockets of teenagers. At this point in life, most teenagers do not have a lot of personal...

Exposing Victoria’s Secret’s degrading and expensive selling tactics


January 8, 2013

No matter where you go--whether it’s the mall, movies or sitting at home reading a magazine--you will most likely come across a picture or advertisement that makes your self esteem drop. Most of these advertisements come from...

PowerSchool fails to satisfy


December 18, 2012

I’m impatient. After I take a test or turn in a project, I constantly check PowerSchool to see if my teacher has updated my grade yet. PowerSchool is a convenient way that Bellevue West students can access their grades at...

Holiday anticipation — the best part of the season


December 24, 2011

It’s that time of year again. Sleigh bells ring, are you listening? It’s also lovely weather for a sleigh ride together with you. I must also mention, in the meadow we can build a snow man, then pretend that he is Parson Brown. (Whoever that is.) We all know these songs by heart, even if we do...

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