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Best Friends or Lovers?

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Is it possible? Is it really possible to have a best friend of the opposite sex that doesn’t turn into the person you love? I don’t know, I mean your best friend is the person you can tell anything to, the person you feel the most comfortable with, the person that’s always there for you,..

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Insight on Current Corruption

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An invisible hand Branding us with our employee badges Controlling our ethics and money The top 5% That built our world based on a manipulative fantasy A fantasy where the people are ignorant to the brutal reality of the world It is thrown casually behind our backs Buried beneath the routine and the “right from..

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The Man Who Changed the World

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Sometimes I’ll talk about Kurt Cobain, and I’ll get responses like “isn’t that the guy who killed himself?” Media and people usually focus on his death and ignore all of his achievements and his influence on the world. No, he is not ‘some dead guy.’ Not to mention how some people just spend their time..

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The Perks of Wearing School Uniforms

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Everyday I hear countless complains about the School Uniform, but have we ever thought that there could be an upside to wearing uniforms.  With school uniform, we are able to equalize the student body as a whole, leveling less space for competitive behavior. This allows students to achieve their highest form of academic achievements. Students..

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Arts Festival

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This year, the National Honor Society – or better known as NHS – is hosting its first ever Arts Festival! The event will be held on Saturday, November 19th, 2016 at 12:00 PM and will be jam-packed with numerous forms of art. The purpose of this festival is essentially to showcase the many artists of..

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5th Annual Blast Heavy Metal

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Saturday 23rd of April marked the 5th annual blast heavy metal concert in Egypt. It was a long night or rocking, head banging, and just general awesome music. The lineup in these years concert consisted of the usual local bands, this time being Odious and Medic, and featured some huge surprise names, prime of which..

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5 Reasons Social Media Negatively Affects Our Mental Health

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Studies have shown that 63% of Americans log on to Facebook daily whilst 40% log on multiple times each day. People use the site for several reasons. However, it usually serves, on some level, the same basic purposes: distraction and boredom relief. “Likes” and comments are ways we bring positivity to our lives. The addictive..

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Why is Smoking Harmful?

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Statistics show that about 400,000 people die per year because of smoking. Smoking causes many damages to a person and to the environment in many different ways. The following are some points that will demonstrate how smoking can harm a person. Smoking leads to cancer: Smoking leads to cancer of the nose, mouth, larynx (voice..

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Exordium to Society

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As we look around ourselves, what do we see? Our friends chatting, laughing, getting caught up with the latest Hollywood trends, deciding which pictures to post on Instagram, and so on so forth. It has come to my attention, for a while now actually, how society nowadays has this deceptive façade that seems to be..

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Tomorrow

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Maybe not today or tomorrow, maybe not any time soon, but there will come a morning, where you see the sun shining, brightly just for you, you will look at people, and no longer think of them as, humans, but as poetry, you will no longer find sleep, an escape, but a planting ground, for..

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Which Is Better?

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Which one are you: oldest, youngest or in the middle? Some people say that being the oldest is worst. Others say being the youngest is worst. I personally thought being the middle child was worst, but now I see that they all have their own flaws. Being the oldest child is a pain. Your parents..

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5 Famous YouTubers

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Did you know that YouTube is the third most visited site on the internet? And for good reason. It is home to the most entertaining people ON THE PLANET! Some of them are rich because of YouTube. Some of them are famous worldwide! So, let me take you through a list of 5 Famous YouTubers..

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Sleep Disorders

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Sleep: “A condition of body and mind such as that which typically recurs for several hours every night, in which the nervous system is relatively inactive, the eyes closed, the postural muscles relaxed, and consciousness practically suspended.” – New Oxford American Dictionary We, as humans, acquire our energy primarily through sleep. Why do we need..

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AIS Talent Show 2016

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On Wednesday, January 20th of 2016, the AIS high school had its annual talent show. There were singers, dancers, musicians, poets, and above all our seniors definitely put on quite a show with their Senior Act. Amazing performances were done by our singers, H Francis, Farida Hamza and Dana Kosber Mariam Ibrahim, Naglaa El Banhawy,..

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Why You Should Be Listening to Florence & the Machine’s New Album

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If you haven’t already listened to the indie rock magic that is Florence Welch’s new album, then you most definitely should. Even if you aren’t into indie rock, you should still listen to this album. How Big How Blue How Beautiful is nothing short of Florence + the Machine’s impeccable reputation. I cannot say that..

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One of Life’s Vexing Ordeals: Stress

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Stress: A common yet vexing nemesis or enemy to living matter. What exactly is stress though? Stress, according to the dictionary, is “a state of mental or emotional strain or tension resulting from adverse or demanding circumstances.” Stress is somewhat similar to or linked to depression and anxiety. With finals coming up at AIS and..

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March Madness

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“So far, March Madness had been fun and exciting.” Anonymous March Madness is a month full of activities. Each Thursday has a different schedule for four weeks. We have all five periods before lunch, and all are 55mins. After lunch is when we have all the activities. There is soccer, basketball, volleyball and video games.The..

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Top 5 Songs That Should Be in Everyone’s Playlist

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1.Nirvana – Sam Smith – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lv679SxziHQ The music, the words, the artist, everything about this song is perfect. Every single aspect of this song makes it so unique and enjoyable. The backing music and choir complements the melody so well. The instrumental itself has a very powerful effect with its drumming, electric guitar and orchestra…

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10 Facts You Never Knew

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No one in the world knows everything. And I’m here to prove it! I am here to present you with facts so bizarre, so unbelievable, so inexplicably weird that…I don’t know! Your head will explode or something. So, without further ado, I present to you:                                                          10 Facts You Never Knew NUMBER 1 It Was Raining..

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