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Hiba Bilal

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Hiba Bilal is a writer for Lake Highland Preparatory School's upper school newspaper, Twice-Told Tale. She has been a Lake Highland Preparatory School student for approximately three years and is currently a Freshman in high school. Hiba aspires to be a dermatologist who also publishes books on skincare tips when she grows up. As soon as she becomes a dermatologist, she plans to launch her own successful skincare company. When Hiba is not writing for the school newspaper, she enjoys composing poems, reading books, and watching movies and TV shows.

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(Above) The Karate Kid was one of the most successful films of 1984, grossing $130 million at the box office. It won several accolades. It received, An Academy Award, a Golden Globe, and Young Artist Awards, according to IMDb. According to mentalfloss.com, three interesting facts regarding this film are as follows: Pat Morita was initially turned down for the role of Mr. Miyagi; Daniel Larusso was originally Daniel Webber; and Johnny Lawrence was Donald Rice. A well-known line from this film is, “Lesson not just karate only. Lesson for whole life. Whole life have a balance. Everything be better.” According to some sources, stars Ralph Macchio and Pat Morita were not close during the films filming but grew close later on, while Ralph Macchio and William Zabkaare are still very good friends today. Many fans praised this film for being Ahead of its time, and it is still popular today. Many fans also enjoyed the show Cobra Kai, which saw many of the stars reconnect. Graphic courtesy of Movies Anywhere.

Back in the 80s

Hiba Bilal, Staff
March 15, 2023
(Above) If you hear me screaming bloody murder. Theres a good chance Im enjoying myself.” Over the past few weeks, Jenna Ortegas show Wednesday has become quite admired. Viewers have been attempting to recreate Wednesday Addams appearance on social media. Due to the shows dance to the song, Bloody Mary, it gained popularity. People are already anticipating season two and making theories about what it will be about, and Jenna Ortega is also receiving praise for how well she performed in the show. Photo courtesy of TV Insider.

The Darkest of Days

Hiba Bilal, Staff
February 20, 2023
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