The Student Voice of North Allegheny Senior High School

The Uproar

The Student Voice of North Allegheny Senior High School

The Uproar

The Student Voice of North Allegheny Senior High School

The Uproar

Brady Crow

Brady Crow, Staff Writer

Brady Crow is a junior at NASH for the 2022-2023 school year.  He is looking forward to writing for The Uproar this year. He enjoys writing about obscure topics, usually having some ties to nature, psychology, or entertainment media.  When not writing, Brady enjoys taking care of neighbors' pets, watching movies, and working at his church.

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See Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 3 in theaters now!

Once More with Feeling: A Review of Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 3

Brady Crow, Staff Writer May 12, 2023

The Guardians of the Galaxy are ready to rock and roll back into theaters for their third and final outing. And I couldn’t be happier to proclaim that the highly anticipated Guardians of the Galaxy Volume...

Good Talk: Mr. Fellers

Good Talk: Mr. Fellers

Brady Crow, Staff Writer May 12, 2023

How did you find your passion for math? I found it when I was in middle school.  It was a combination of some things I was interested in, but it never came easily to me.  It was lots of hard work...

Over 100 faculty members arrive at NASH each morning in the hope of claiming their favorite parking spots.

Teachers of Habit

Brady Crow, Staff Writer May 8, 2023

As young drivers new to the road, many NASH students tend to land in the same parking spots every single day. Whether they park in the distant reaches of campus behind the tennis courts or just a few feet...

They may look adorable, but martens, once abundant in Pennsylvania, are fearsome hunters.

Return of the Marten

Brady Crow, Staff Writer April 14, 2023

Pennsylvanians may soon witness one of the greatest natural redemption stories in the history of the state's wildlife.  It’s the possible return of the marten. Martens, also known as American Martens...

The Baba Yaga returns.  See his action-packed redemption in theaters now.

Revenge Reloaded: A Review of John Wick 4

Brady Crow, Staff Writer April 11, 2023

When senseless thugs kill a retired assassins dog, all hell breaks loose in the criminal underworld.  John Wick (Keanu Reeves), a legendary hitman, retired his services after finding the love of his...

Is comedy just a source of entertainment? Or a coping mechanism for lifes shortcomings?

Opinion: Stand Up for Comedy

Brady Crow, Staff Writer March 14, 2023

South Park, the wildly popular adult animation comedy known for its dark humor, recently faced massive scrutiny from the royal couple, Prince Harry (the Duke) and Duchess of Sussex, Meghan Markle.  In...

A New Season of The Mandalorian

A New Season of The Mandalorian

Brady Crow, Staff Writer March 10, 2023

Classic movie genres, such as western and sci-fi, have commonly been regarded as polar opposites.  One revolves around simple plots, tension-filled duels, and historical technology.  The other contains...

Among the most loathed household insects, the centipede can keep the spread of other bugs at bay.

Bug Out?

Brady Crow, Staff Writer March 7, 2023

Spring is fast approaching, and when the snow thaws and icicles melt, a collection of peculiar creatures begins to hunt for new homes.  While they’re rarely welcomed in our suburban abodes, insects...

The Therapets soaked up the affection during their visit with NASH students in the auditorium foyer on January 27th and 30th.

Pet Project

Brady Crow, Staff Writer February 13, 2023

On an ordinary Friday afternoon, nothing stands in the way of a NASH high schooler getting his or her lunch.  Students rush through the halls, zip down the stairs, and excitedly rush to find their friend’s...

The small town of Punxsutawney, PA looms large each year on February 2nd, as its most famous resident emerges from hibernation to wield his predictive powers.

Self-Fulphil ling Prophecy

Brady Crow, Staff Writer February 2, 2023

Each year, on the morning of February 2nd, a celebrity groundhog named Phil emerges from his cozy burrow in Punxsutawney, PA to an eruption of applause from adoring fans.  Crawling around inquisitively...

Peeling Back the Layers of Glass Onion

Peeling Back the Layers of Glass Onion

Brady Crow, Staff Writer January 17, 2023

2019 was arguably one of the best years for contemporary cinema.  With massive titles such as 1917, John Wick 3, Us, Jojo Rabbit, and Avengers Endgame, the box office was booming as audiences flocked...

The Die Hard Debate

The Die Hard Debate

Brady Crow, Staff Writer December 21, 2022

In our era of controversy, political divide, and social struggle, one debate looms largest of all.  It has broken apart families and caused rifts between friends. It resurfaces every holiday season, creeping...

Eastern American Toads, like this one, hop around damp areas in western PA.

A Farewell to Frogs

Brady Crow, Staff Writer December 20, 2022

The balance of life is dependent on a group of extraordinary creatures that are rapidly disappearing from the globe.  Amphibian populations are plummeting at never before seen rates, and their extinction...

Rave Cinemas was once a lively hang out spot for teenagers.  Now, its nothing more than an eyesore.

Opinion: The Mundane Life of McCandless

Brady Crow, Staff Writer November 22, 2022

It seems nowadays that parents are all saying the same things to their kids. “Get off that phone and go do something.” “Stop just lying around.” "Aren’t you going to do anything today?”  The...

APUSH period 2

Haunted History

Brady Crow, Staff Writer November 3, 2022

Alexander Hamilton, Andrew Jackson’s pet parrot, a system of checks and balances, and a box of tea aren’t exactly costumes that the average high school student would consider wearing to a Halloween...

The costume selection at Spirit Halloween in theWexford flats only begins to hint at the array of phobias that the holiday plays on.

Fear Factors

Brady Crow, Staff Writer October 31, 2022

It’s that spectacularly spooky season again, the time when cobwebs are being strung up, horror movies are on every night, and young trick-or-treaters are searching for the perfect costume.  Halloween...

Marvel Studios took the cinematic world by storm with 2019s The Avengers: Endgame -- since then, however, the quality of the studios releases has suffered.

Opinion: Marvel’s Slippery Slope of Superhero Movies

Brady Crow, Staff Writer October 14, 2022

April 26th, 2019.  It felt as if the movie-viewing world was abuzz with excitement as Avengers: Endgame launched in theaters.  Casual viewers and hardcore fans of the Marvel Universe were on the edge...

Mental illness has long been misunderstood, but recent scientific developments point toward a more hopeful future for those who suffer.

The Monster that is Mental Illness

Brady Crow, Staff Writer October 4, 2022

When a person is sick, they take prescribed medication.  When they break a bone, they get fitted with a cast.  But when they suffer from mental illness, they risk becoming ostracized and treated as a...

Cobra Kai season 5 dropped on Netflix September 8th 2022.

Cobra Kai Season 5: Is it a Knock-Out?

Brady Crow, Staff Writer September 23, 2022

If you’re an avid Netflix watcher, (as almost everyone is nowadays), there’s a good chance you’ve seen or heard about Cobra Kai.  The hit drama/comedy/action series kicked its way onto screens in...

In Lancaster County, PA, a spotted lanternfly lands on a tree stump.

Spotted Lanternfly: PA’s Most Wanted 

Brady Crow, Staff Writer September 8, 2022

Picture this: you’re taking a leisurely stroll on a cool autumn morning.  The crisp breeze whips across your face, you admire the vibrant trees, and you can faintly hear the squeaks of squirrels gathering...

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