The Five Worst Candy Bars

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              Picture this, you have been craving chocolate all day at work. It’s all you have been able to think about since your last break and now that the vending machines are there to comfort you after a tough day, you walk over. Excited to see that one chocolate bar and have one good thing to your day. As you walk closer to the vending machine, your heart drops. They forgot to restock it, again. And all that is left is your least favorite, only eat it when your desperate chocolate bar. What is the worst chocolate you ask? All you have to do is scroll down.

5. Heath bars.

Honestly, if you are eating this it’s probably left over from the last time your grandfather came over and who knows how long this one was riding around in pop-pops pocket.

Classic 1920s Heath Bar-Chocolate & Toffee - True Treats Historic Candy

4. Milky Ways

Is it the day after Halloween?…

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Three Reasons to Take a Social Media Break

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Social media consumes most people’s livesin the age of technology and smart phones. It is used as a source for news, gossip, socialization, and sometimes communication. Social media is also used for expressing hatred and many standards for how we should live our lives. Often, social media can change our mood in a matter of seconds, whether good or bad.For this reason, sometimes it is beneficial to take a detox from social mediatobe availablefor more important tasks in your life and decrease distractions.

  1. Social Media is filled withnegativity.

With the recent election and inauguration of President Biden, political tensions online have been higher than normal,causing anincrease of anger and hatred towards others being spreadonline.Besidesinpolitics, we see negativity being spreadonline all the time. Taking a break from social media can give us time away from this anger and time to reflect on more important things in life.

  1. Less Distractions

Ifyou area…

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The Weekly Spice

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1-21-2021

From a new gameplay trailer to news about potentially new Valve games; buckle up, grab some popcorn and your controller its time for the weekly video games news roundup.

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So about Resident Evil Village…

Today(Thursday, January 21,2021), the people behind the Resident Evil franchises had a short, but sweet, showcase. The showcase was about 20 minutes long and showed gameplay from the much anticipated next installment for the Resident Evil franchise as well as….other things. The showcase started with the hyped title of “WORLD PREMIER”, we don’t know about you all but every time we see that we get nostalgia from glory days of E3. The trailer was a stunning presentation of the protagonist Ethan Winters traveling in this beautiful castle in search of his daughter. The trailer also included….vampire locust ladies…? Also a super tall lady clad in a white dress and an…

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Orange Theory: Unpacked

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Finally, the ultimate full body workout is here! For those of you obsessed with physical fitness and feeling your best, Orange Theory is the perfect workout for you. This three-part class is divided into three stations: running, rowing, and weight training. Stations assist with avoiding the rut and routine of the average fitness class while giving the participant a full body workout. While the general setup of the class is consistent each time, the workout in each station varies from class to class. This offers a surprise element which keeps participants interested and excited for their Orange Theory visit.

While in class, participants are required to wear heart rate bands in order to monitor their anaerobic threshold. This tracks heart rate and determines which “zone” the participant is in (blue, green, orange, and red). The goal is to stay within the orange zone on the heart rate monitor for at…

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‘The Hill We Climb’: Amanda Gorman Recites Stirring Poem At Inauguration

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“The new dawn blooms as we free it, For there is light, if only we are brave enough to see it – if only we are brave enough to be it”

These words rang out across the National mall on today, January 20th, as America welcomed a new administration into the White House. President Joe Biden and Vice-President Kamala Harris were sworn into office surrounded by a star-studded group that included former presidents, elected officials, and of course, Lady Gaga.

But, the show was stolen by 22 year old Amanda Gorman.

Gorman, A Los Angeles native, Was chosen by president Biden to recite a poem at his presidential inauguration.

WASHINGTON, DC – JANUARY 20: Youth Poet Laureate Amanda Gorman speaks at the inauguration of U.S. President Joe Biden on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol on January 20, 2021 in Washington, DC. During today’s inauguration ceremony Joe Biden becomes…

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GOLDEN RETRIEVERS: THE BEST OF MAN’S BEST FRIEND

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Over many years dogs have proven themselves to be a great companion. For some people their dog is not only a companion, but a protector or a life-saver. Dogs have many different roles for many different people, but due to their lovable spirits, social tendencies, and the mutually beneficial relationships they often form with their owners dogs have been rightfully dubbed “Man’s Best Friend”.

While most any dog would be a good pet and a friend, the best of the best, the ultimate canine companion is the widely popular Golden Retriever. Golden Retrievers are special dogs with many impressive qualities.

Golden Retrievers are so loveable and popular they are often featured in literature, movies, and television shows. Bud of the Air Bud series, Comet the Tanner family dog from Full House, and Duke from the Bush’s Baked Beans commercials are a few examples.

To further understand why the Golden Retriever…

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NFL Conference Championships are Set

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The NFL Playoffs are heating up for an exciting finish to a season full of rescheduling and doubt! On Saturday, the Green Bay Packers hosted the Los Angeles Rams. League MVP, Aaron Rodgers, threw for 296 yards and 2 touchdowns as the Packers beat the Rams by a score of 32 to 18.

That same night, Louisville legend Lamar Jackson and the Baltimore Ravens traveled to Buffalo to take on Josh Allen and the Buffalo Bills. Late in the game, Jackson was sent to the locker with a concussion. Tyler Huntley, a young player from Utah, stepped in but it was not enough to beat the Bills. Behind Josh Allen’s 206 yard passing and 1 touchdown to superstar receiver Stefon Diggs, the Bills cruised to a victory, 17 to 3.

On Sunday, the Kansas City Chiefs hosted the Cleveland Browns. During the game, superstar quarterback Patrick Mahomes also, like Jackson…

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Artist of the Week: Xavier Goodman

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The 21-year-old musician Xavier Goodman is destined for extraordinary things in the music industry. The Minneapolis native has amassed nearly one million followers on TikTok and more than 100K monthly listeners on Spotify despite only being in the scene a short while. His distinct sound and unmatched energy lend a new impression to the Hip Hop/Rap genre. His poetic declarations and funky beats present his audience with a visible story.

Goodman perfectly intertwines the artistic vision of Tyler the Creator, Gambino’s flow, and funky beats like those of Steve Lacy to present an untried production perfectly fitted for the public’s ears. His unique music is as irresistible as it is captivating.

After reaching out, Xavier agreed to give his insight regarding his path to fame. One can assume that the sudden attention would drastically change an individual’s life, but Goodman says it’s not as overwhelming as one may think. He…

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Top 5 Action/Adventure Movies

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Movies have been around since the late 1800s and have been developing ever since to where they are today. As such, there have been many movies made including some that all should watch no matter what they like in a movie so that way they can understand the references that come from the movie.

5. The Terminator, this movie is about a future where robots have taken over the world and there is a resistance leader who leads the last of the humans and to stop them, the robots send one of theirs back in time to kill him before he is born, the humans catch wind of this and send one of their own to protect the mother from being killed.

4. Star Wars: A New Hope, this movie was the first in a trilogy, the idea is that a boy named Luke goes on an adventure to…

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The Top 5 Best Horror Movies

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The horror/scary movie genre is one of the most loved and hated genres. There are people that refuse to watch them because they don’t like to be scared, and there’s the diehards, people that have at least 3 horror movies in their personal top 5 movies of all time.

To satisfy (or anger) some diehards and show the scaredy-cats what they’re missing, here are the top 5 scary movies.

5.) Midsommar (2019)

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Midsommar, the most recent movie on this list is a twisted movie about 4 college students that visit Eastern Europe to join one of their friends in his hometown’s mid-summer festival, which turns into a deadly pagan cult ritual of course. This movie is on this list because, unlike Hereditary (2018), the plot is clean and palatable for the audience to understand. It also does well for a cult based movie (which seems to be the trend…

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