The Forum

Four Democrats to Watch during the 2020 Primary Elections

Sean Purdy

May 3, 2019

Over the past few decades, election cycles have been drawn out longer and longer. This 2020 election season is no exception, with a Democratic pool consisting of 18 candidates who have already launched their campaigns over nine month...

Ready Player One Is Spielberg’s Most Fun Film in Years – But Not Without Flaws

Sebastian Hunt

May 25, 2018

★★★ Steven Spielberg is a man who everyone, save for a few dissenters, can agree is easily in the running for the best director of all time. He's made a great film out of just about every major genre, from gritty war fil...

Rampage Is the Best Video Game-Based Film Ever

Sebastian Hunt

May 25, 2018

★★1/2 In years prior, the ‘video game-to-film’ genre has been a literal cesspool of unmitigated awfulness - look no further than Silent Hill or Assassin's Creed to get a good understanding of that. Some of the most talente...

Standardized Testing: The Fun Never Stops!

Emma Driver

May 25, 2018

Ah, spring. The sun is out, the birds are chirping, the flowers are blooming, and if you listen closely, you can hear the brain cells of every high school junior crying out in pain from all of the studying. Spring is a wonderful...

Cryptocurrency: Is it Really Worth It?

Erik Lebek jr

January 26, 2018

Recently there has been a new cryptocurrency craze in the United States and all across the world. This currency has been making the news on a daily basis due to its volatility. It is one of the most complex ideas ever present...

The Importance of Reading to Children

Anastasia Rogozinski

December 15, 2017

With the holidays just around the corner, everyone is in the gifting mindset. Books are some of the best presents out there to get. You can lost in the world and connect with the characters. Reading to children is also very import...

Fall Food Review: Tusk & Cup

Chloe Mandel

October 19, 2017

We all know Starbucks to be the purveyor of many iconic fall treats, but I’ve always believed that the baked goods and beverages of Wilton’s own local coffee shops rival that of the familiar chain. To test that theory, I v...

Confronting Hate: A Look into Wilton, Hope for the Future

Lily Kepner

October 19, 2017

A swastika on the yellow door of a middle school bathroom. A gun copied from Google images onto a Snapchat story. Broken window vandalization of the Hindu Mandir Temple on September 25th. Illegal poaching and skinning of two in...

Spanish 6 Honors Opinion Pieces

Alec Favarolo and Amanda Smith

December 15, 2016

I think the place or environment where you live does not impact the success you have in life if you work hard and are determined and loyal to your beliefs.

Double Trouble

Isabella Jones

November 4, 2016

  On April 16th of 2016, Donald Trump retweeted, “If Hillary Clinton can’t satisfy her husband what makes her think she can satisfy America?”  Before you say anything-yes, these are the beliefs of the GOP nominee...

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