Category Archive: Pop Culture Chats

“The Prom”: Addressing Homophobia and the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

By: Violet Webster In many ways, this year’s Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade was similar to the 90 that came before it. There were pop stars hanging out with the Muppets, giant balloons floating… Continue reading

Pop Culture Chat: Mr. Ciuni

By: Annalyse Kitzberger and Kate Aris Pop Culture Chat with Mr. Ciuni  

5 Halloween Costumes only HB Students Understand

by Megan Qiang Hi! (Welcome to the Buzzfeed of Retrospect!) Do you need a spooky Halloween costume that also needs to be an inside joke with the financially elite? Get in line! Here… Continue reading

What’s Trending?

By Valerie Mischka The new school year comes with new trends in fashion, music, movies, technology, and more! Hopefully you will gain some inspiration on how to be “à la mode” this fall! Fashion:… Continue reading

Review of the Kendall & Kylie Game

by Stephanie Zhou DISCLAIMER: THIS GAME IS ADDICTIVE Have you ever heard of Kendall and Kylie Jenner? This may sound like a dumb question, because I’m willing to bet that 98% of you know… Continue reading

Pop Culture Chats with the College Office

By Lexi Anderson Although Mrs. Visioni was not present for this interview, Dr. McCue and Mrs. Tramer speak on her behalf.   The stellar College Office has just finished sending this year’s seniors… Continue reading

Pop Culture Chats: Joe Vogel

By Lexi Anderson Mr. Joe Vogel is the head of Hathaway Brown’s Center for Global Citizenship. From the elections in India to International Relations thesis topics, Mr. Vogel knows it all. But what… Continue reading

They’re Just Like Us: HB Teachers Take Buzzfeed Quizzes

By Brady Furlich Who would have guessed that Ms. Geaghan should really be an astronaut? I didn’t, for sure. But then again, Mr. Vogel’s spirit animal is a honey badger, so I’m not… Continue reading

You’d Better Belieb It

Emily Amjad Juuuuustin, we can tell the future, but yours is kind of cloudy. All we see is smoke… and some confetti – but hey, life’s a party, right? In light of the… Continue reading