Oakton Outlook

Who Really Should Have Won Survivor

Claudia Messina, Staff Writer

May 22, 2020

Season 40 of Survivor began airing on TV on February 12th of 2020. This season brought together the winners of seasons past to determine the true survivor. Survivor began airing in 2000 with Jeff Probst as its host. Probst has ...

Obama Honors Class of 2020 Through TV Special

Olivia Garrone, Editorial Board

May 21, 2020

Even though many U.S. seniors will not be getting the traditional graduation ceremony they envisioned this summer, their accomplishments are not going unnoticed. A variety of unique virtual celebrations have begun to emerge on local a...

The Phenomenon of Tiger King

Charlie Williams, Staff Writer

May 11, 2020

Image courtesy of Entertainment Tonight How does the average teen fill the days of quarantine that seem to blend together into one? Do they spend all their time behind a desk, prepping for their online exams? Do they choose ...

Shows to Watch During Quarantine

Claudia Messina, Staff Writer

May 8, 2020

As quarantine drags on for yet another week, many students are finding it more and more difficult to occupy all their free time. By now most students have probably scrolled on social media and stared at their assignments that are d...

Outer Banks: Does Netflix’s New Drama Live Up To Its Hype?

Eileen Lincoln, Staff Writer

May 7, 2020

Since its release date on April 15th, the Netflix show Outer Banks has become one of the most popular shows on the platform: with shots of endless summer days, salty ocean waves and the feeling of not having a care in the world dem...

Super Bowl Halftime Show Vs. Ohio Pastor

Katie Le, Staff Writer

February 19, 2020

On February 2, 2020, our 54th Super Bowl was won by the Kansas City Chiefs, leaving the San Francisco 49ers in defeat. This marks the Chiefs’ first Super Bowl victory since Super Bowl IV, with them winning with 31 points, while the 49ers lost wi...

What Parasite’s success means for the film industry

Kartik Mukalla, Staff Writer

February 19, 2020

On February 9th, 2020, the 92nd Academy Awards commenced with much fanfare about the quality of the films nominated and the controversial exclusion of many films from consideration such as Adam Sandler and the Safdie Brothers...

Netflix drops new Taylor Swift documentary

Lindsay Greenspan, Staff Writer

February 18, 2020

On January 23, 2020, Netflix dropped its much anticipated documentary on American pop-star, Taylor Swift. Directed by Lana Wilson, Miss Americana gives avid fans a look at the Taylor Swift that is often hidden from the public eye. From...

Is Disney+ worth it?

Katie Le, Staff Writer

January 17, 2020

Disney+ is an online streaming service owned and run by The Walt Disney company. Like Netflix, it requires a subscription fee of $7 a month, which is less than Netflix and similar streaming services. Disney+ launched on November 12...

Greta Gerwig’s Little Women promotes Women Empowerment

Holland Cogan, Staff Writer

January 14, 2020

 Empowerment usually isn’t the word that comes to mind when the 1800s and women are put together into a sentence, however, in 2019 that changed when Greta Gerwig wrote the screenplay and directed the beloved and timeless s...

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