The Cub Reporter

Metric V.S. Customary

Metric V.S. Customary

Bryan W., Reporter

November 7, 2018


Filed under Opinion

One of the strangest things about the U.S. is that their way of measurement is different than the rest of the world. In the U.S, they use the Customary system of measurement instead of the Metric system, which is used everywhere but the U.S. The history of the Metric and Customary system is a long one ...

Discord VS Google Hangouts

Discord VS Google Hangouts

Alyssa W., Reporter

November 7, 2018


Filed under Opinion

On the last days of school, students manage to whisper their email addresses, phone numbers, BattleTag, whatever they’ll use to communicate over the summer, to their besties, so they can hang out online. This could be many things, from talking to collaborating on something to teaming up in the latest bat...

Understanding California’s Propositions

Understanding California’s Propositions

Jason M., Co-Editor-In-Chief

November 7, 2018


Filed under Opinion

On November 6, Californians will cast their votes on 11 state propositions. These include a proposition to repeal the gas tax and a total of four different housing propositions. Propositions are a form of direct democracy in California and voters have voted on 1,253 propositions since 1912. Proposition 1 w...

iPhone XS, XS Max, XR – Worth it or not?

iPhone XS, XS Max, XR – Worth it or not?

Alan H., Reporter

October 15, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Apple was finally ambitious, and stepping towards what the market was pushing for. Every major phone developing companies were making shrinking bezels; the customers didn’t want bigger phones. Apple took a bold and risky move when they got rid of the headphone jack and the home button, making it inco...

Why Samsung Is Better Than Apple.

Why Samsung Is Better Than Apple.

Colin M., Editor

October 9, 2018


Filed under Opinion

  In the age of technology, people have a choice people of the past never would have thought of asking. What phone should they choose? While there are many phone manufacturing companies. However, by far the two leading manufacturers are Samsung and Apple. Both have their own pros and cons, b...

The Gun Debate

The Gun Debate

Jason M., Reporter

June 6, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Parkland, Sandy Hook, Las Vegas, Orlando Nightclub, Santa Fe, San Bernardino, Sutherland Springs Church, the list goes on. The pattern is all too familiar. A tragic mass shooting, a mourning, a call for action, repeat.  Dozens dead and injured, families heartbroken, and a hope that something will chan...

Should Video-Gaming Be Considered A Sport?

Should Video-Gaming Be Considered A Sport?

Nathan L., Reporter

June 6, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Video-Gaming: One of the most popular pastimes for people of all ages. Many people enjoy playing a variety of different types of games. There are adventure games, puzzle games, racing games, sports games, and many more. But a common question that many people have for this hobby is whether or not video ...

Should Schools Start Later?

Should Schools Start Later?

Krista K., Reporter

June 5, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Many people believe teens could do better if schools started at a later time. According to The American Academy of Pediatrics, schools should start at 8:30 a.m. or later to better align with the “biological sleep rhythms of adolescents, whose sleep-awake cycles begin to shift up to two hours later at the s...

Should Girls Be Allowed to Join Boys Scouts? (Vice Versa?)

Should Girls Be Allowed to Join Boys Scouts? (Vice Versa?)

Emmy L., Reporter

May 24, 2018


Filed under Opinion

In October of 2017, Boy Scouts of America opened their organization up so girls are able to join. Some celebrated this decision, but those who do not agree have multiple reasons to support their case. One is that the majority of boys and girls feel more comfortable within their gender group. Another is ...

Should Dogs Be Allowed In Stores?

Should Dogs Be Allowed In Stores?

Bianca Z., Reporter

May 24, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Most dogs are not allowed in stores because it is against the health code where food is sold or served. In some stores that don’t sell food are mostly dog-friendly, but why aren’t dogs allowed in grocery stores? Dogs aren’t allowed in these stores because The Food and Drug Administration’s Foo...

Should Teachers Have To Buy School Supplies?

Should Teachers Have To Buy School Supplies?

Jasmine H., Reporter

May 24, 2018


Filed under Opinion

An average teacher makes about $58,000 a year and this isn’t counting the taxes. Schools are sometimes unable to pay for all of the supplies and, when they can’t, teachers need to spend their own money to buy necessary supplies that should have already been provided by the school. Teachers earn th...

Do Schools Give Out Too Many A’s?

Do Schools Give Out Too Many A’s?

Robert B., Reporter

May 24, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Recently there have been many arguments whether schools give students more A’s than they deserve. One side of this long-term debate is that many people (including parents and students themselves) believe that teachers do give students too many A’s, whereas they think the pupils should have to earn ...

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