Lincoln High School Statesman

10 songs to cry to

10 songs to cry to

Charley Lockwood-Powell, Staff Writer

November 12, 2019

1. “Let Her Go”- Passenger This song is perfect to listen to after a breakup. It keeps you in a sad mood, but allows you to move on from the relationship. You don’t need that person in your life. If there is one thing you should get out of this song, it is that life goes on. 2. “How to ...

Pizza Hut’s Cheez-it pizza is interesting

Pizza Hut’s Cheez-it pizza is interesting

Hunter Hauck and Spencer Wasmund

November 8, 2019

The partnership between fast food restaurants and cereal and snack brands has become an increasingly popular trend among these franchises. The latest product of these partnerships is the Cheez-it Pizza from Pizza Hut. After trying it, we graded it based on three categories: appearance, taste and overall q...

New Politics extends ‘An Invitation to an Alternate Reality’

New Politics extends ‘An Invitation to an Alternate Reality’

Cathleen Weng, Editor-in-Chief

November 5, 2019

Danish rock band New Politics returns with a nine-song album that easily lives up to its name - it certainly is “An Invitation to an Alternate Reality.” Released on Nov. 1, 2019, the new album, nicknamed “A.I.T.A.A.R” by the band, carries the traditional pop, punk and electro-dance sound of...

No-Shave November

No-Shave November

Hunter Hauck, Staff Writer

November 4, 2019

What is the measure of a man? To some, it is strength and bravery. To others, it may be morality and kindness. This month, however, the measure of a man is undoubtedly facial hair.  30 days. That’s all the time you get to grow the most facial hair possible. We will see it all this month, from mus...

A few thoughts on ‘i,i’

A few thoughts on ‘i,i’

Sara Croghan, Staff Writer

November 1, 2019

On August 9, 2019, Bon Iver released their fourth studio album, “i,i”. The indie folk band is most famously known for writing and first recording “Skinny Love,” a song that has been covered by various other popular artists, including Lennon Stella and Birdy. Bon Iver is known for pushing the c...

How old is too old for trick or treating?

How old is too old for trick or treating?

Morgan McDonnel, Entertainment Editor

October 31, 2019

Year round, kids of all ages from all over look forward to the one night a year where piles of free candy are up for grabs. But there always comes a time when trick-or-treating slowly fades and the excitement for the holiday tapers off.  Growing up, Halloween is made into a really big deal. The costum...

Understanding how your phone spies on you

Understanding how your phone spies on you

Easton Plourde, Staff Writer

October 28, 2019

  Within the last decade, there's been a lot of talk of the government spying on citizens through mobile phones, laptops, desktops, and other devices.  What started out as just suspicion turned into undeniable facts when in 2013, CIA infrastructure analyst Edward Snowden became a whistleblo...

Nightmares come true

Nightmares come true

Kaden Fossum, Staff Writer

October 18, 2019

     In honor of Halloween, people usually get into the spirit by watching horror movies. Most viewers get peace of mind by the fact that scary movies are “fake” and “all made up just to scare you,” but have they ever contemplated the fact that what if there are real-life people just as ev...

Food Mama munching

Food Mama munching

Easton Plourde, Staff Writer

October 11, 2019

With the end of the first quarter nearing, most students have all of their lunch spots figured out. However, going to the same places can get old and I am always looking for new places to eat, which led me to finding a hidden gem called Food Mama. Food Mama is a Mexican food truck that is located at the corner ...

Four unique horror movies to watch this October

Four unique horror movies to watch this October

Daniel Bethke, Staff Writer

October 10, 2019

It is the time of year again to watch the leaves change color, get pumpkin spice everything and watch scary movies. For anyone who seeks to add a bit of horror to their lives this October, here are four unique films sure to provide an audience with both fear and fun.

A Kik to the curb

A Kik to the curb

Jazlyn White, Staff Writer

September 27, 2019

Many LHS students have memories of a messaging app called Kik. For the most part, it was used for talking to friends, family and strangers. As time went on, more and more of the app’s users found better services and left the app behind, but the app didn't fully die out until now. Kik had its begin...