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The Sage Publication is the student news site of Sage Creek High School in Carlsbad, CA

The Sage

The Sage Publication is the student news site of Sage Creek High School in Carlsbad, CA

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Various titles from 2023 form together in the shape of a television to represent the collection of vast genres. 2023 was a remarkable year for the gaming industry, having something special for gamers of all kinds.

Top Selling Games of 2023

Holden Kopman and Austin Jew Feb 1, 2024

2023 was yet another successful year in the gaming world, packed with few original titles and a list of sequels. Not only did the year hold numerous contenders for award winners but also many high-quality...

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Florence Pugh attended the Golden Globes in a red Valentino gown with rose flowers sewn on it. The sheer material caused most of the dress to be see-through.

The 2024 Golden Globe Awards Reach A New Fashion Level

Jadyn Haid, Staff Reporter Jan 25, 2024

The 2024 Golden Globe Awards took place on Sunday, Jan. 7. Since 1944, this well-known presentation of awards gives recognition to those having a part in creating the best film and television series of...

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Rage Against the Machine (RATM) members pose at their Vegoose 2007 performance. From left to right, Tim Commerford (bassist), Zack De La Rocha (vocalist), Brad Wilk (drummer) and Tom Morello (guitarist) stand with their fists in the air.  Rage Against The Machine @ Vegoose 2007  by  Scott Penner  is licensed under  CC BY-SA 2.0 DEED.

Pop Culture Update: 2024 Has Been Bursting With Entertainment News

We’ve got a pop culture update for you this week, folks! That’s right — new year, new news. We kicked off 2024 just over three weeks ago and already so much has happened.
Lexi Thurman, Staff Reporter Jan 24, 2024

Rage Against the Machine To kick it off first with some music news that’s come out since 2024 began, Brad Wilk, drummer of rock band Rage Against the Machine, shared some important, though disappointing...

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A game avatar is hidden behind several video game / fictional symbols, including a gas mask, sheriff’s hat, a lightsaber and a bowtie. Popular franchises like Fallout, Red Dead Redemption and Five Nights At Freddy’s house several iconic outfits in video games.

Role-Playing Games Play an Ever-Increasing Role In The Evolution of Gaming

“I Am Batman!” “My name is Hanzo Hasashi,” “It’s A-Me, Mario;” or are you?
Holden Kopman, Entertainment Editor Dec 20, 2023

Since its introduction in 1889, the entertainment industry has continued to grow and has produced countless fictional characters for audiences to grow attachments to or form connections between; from the...

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Playing together at local events, Five Point is based in the Southern California community. Their new song “Oathbreaker” was recently released to all streaming platforms.

The “Riot Grrrl” Revolution: Forever Changes the Face of Music

Georgia Scherrer, Web Editor-In-Chief Dec 11, 2023

For many people, the 90s era meant contemporary hip hop and pop music and colorful fashion for everyone. For women, however, there was a new revolution that grew notorious instead.  Known commonly...

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The player loads up the game. “Lies of P” came out on Sept. 18.

“Lies of P” Video Game Review

-Spoiler Free-
Seth Fletcher, Staff Reporter Nov 15, 2023

“Lies of P,” released on Sept.18 by Neowiz Games and Round 8 Studio, is a soulslike video game following a dark and twisted spin-off of the story of Pinocchio.  Set in the late 19th century, “Lies...

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The Beatles formed as a band in Liverpool, England in 1960. They are the best-selling band of all time, raking in over 180 million unit sales over the years.  beatles 4  by  Roger  is licensed under  CC BY 2.0 DEED.

“Now and Then”: “The Beatles” Release Their Final #1 Single

Lexi Thurman, Staff Reporter Nov 9, 2023

The year is 1994: 14 years after John Lennon’s calamitous death. The remaining Beatles – Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr and George Harrison – have reunited to finish two of the three demos that Lennon...

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“1989 (Taylor’s Version),” Taylor Swift’s fourth re-recording out of her six, rose to the top of the Billboard 100 and the Spotify streams lists within days of being released. The album has a line of merch that revolves around the tracklist including “Welcome To New York,” “Wonderland,” “Wildest Dreams,” “Blank Space” and “Clean.”

“It’s A New Soundtrack, I Could Dance To This Beat:” The Sage Explores “1989 (Taylor’s Version)”

Hadley Golden, Staff Reporter Nov 7, 2023

Taylor Swift’s fifth studio album “1989,” named after the year she was born and originally released in 2014, took the world by storm as her first pop album. Before “1989,” Taylor Swift’s albums...

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Uncle Fester, a character in the play, has fallen in love with the moon. The play had a lot of highlights like this dance, and the audience loved them.

“Addams Family” Play Premieres

Crystal Slabicki, Staff Reporter Oct 30, 2023

On Thursday night, Oct. 26 at 7 p.m Sage Creek Drama Department debuted “The Addams Family” play at the Performing Arts Center. It also played on Oct. 27 at the same time and Oct. 28 at 2 p.m. The...

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Performers, band members and the tech crew join together to create engaging scenes.

“The Addams Family” Tech Crew Highlights Rewarding Community

Connor Carroll, Staff Reporter Oct 26, 2023

Following the hype of “Wednesday,” a supernatural comedy-horror series based on the iconic Addams family member, the Sage Creek Theatre Department is presenting “The Addams Family” musical through...

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 Halloween 1978  by  Gemma Ryles is licensed under  Licensed under CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 DEED

Five Halloween Flicks That NEED To Be Watched At Least Once

Holden Kopman, Entertainment Editor Oct 19, 2023

Halloween, October’s trademark holiday, is one filled with jack-o-'lanterns, sugar-loaded candy, scary and not-so-scary costumes. The popularized holiday’s theme surrounds the concept of provoking...

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