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They’re Animani-Back!

December 16, 2020 4:13pm | Ben Radish

After almost 22 years of being gone from our television screens, the Animaniacs are back, but this time on Hulu.   The Animaniacs reboot follows the same original cast from the 90’s show reprising their roles. The story follows the Warner Family as they make […]

Red Is Kinda Sus: Growth of the Popular Game Among Us

December 16, 2020 4:08pm | Olivia Brecklin

Despite being released in June of 2018, the game Among Us exploded into popularity recently with 60 million daily players, according to CNBC.    Among Us is a multiplayer game where up to ten people get together in a space-themed map. There are a certain […]

We’re Making a List and Checking it Twice: The Staff’s Favorite Holiday Movies

December 16, 2020 3:41pm | Jaren Spridco

With the holidays right around the corner, there are more signs of winter every day including the cold weather, seasonal food, festive music, and the holiday movies on TV. In the spirit of this time, we have decided to each write about our favorite holiday […]

The Touching Story of Zach Sobiech

November 9, 2020 3:22pm | Olivia Brecklin

In the movie Clouds, released on October 16th, 2020, Zach Sobiech is a high school student dealing with osteosarcoma, a type of bone cancer. He has powered through over twenty rounds of chemotherapy with optimism and is continuing to live a normal teenage life by […]

What Role is Social Media Playing?

September 21, 2020 3:34pm | James Franckowiak

Looking Six Months Back This article is part of a series of articles that were written last school year but were never published due to the pandemic. The Norse Code has decided to publish these articles to give insight into how people were feeling at […]

A Bonding Story Of A Man & A Dog

March 9, 2020 3:17pm | Nolan Egofske

The synopsis states, “Buck, a powerful dog, half St Bernard, and half sheepdog, lives on Judge Miller’s estate in California’s Santa Clara Valley. He leads a comfortable life there, but it comes to an end when men discover gold in the Klondike region of Canada […]

Welcome Back to the MCU: Black Widow Preview

March 9, 2020 3:04pm | Lilli Schneider

WARNING: Spoilers for Avengers: Endgame and for other Avenger-related movies

Lassie is coming home in Psych’s new movie, spring 2020

March 5, 2020 3:49pm | Will Timlin

We just have to wait for iiiiiit, a little bit longer. Psych 2: Lassie Come Home is the name of the upcoming sequel to Psych: The Movie. With the first episode of this classic TV show airing all the way back in July of 2006, […]

West should perform plays and musicals written by local students

February 25, 2020 3:56pm | Teagan Gumina

If there’s one thing to be learned about Broadway musicals and plays, it is that they usually start out somewhere other than Broadway like a college. Even the musical Hamilton started out at the lower level as a college production, then it was picked up […]

Legally Blonde is legally fresh

January 30, 2020 4:06pm | Teagan Gumina

Last year, WestTAP stepped into the 1990s with the musical Newsies. This year, WestTAP leaps into the 21st century with a new musical known as Legally Blonde.  Senior Olivia Vernon, who plays the lead as Elle Woods, said that Legally Blonde is one of the […]