Anna Cappella

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  • pillbox - bad idea right review

    If Olivia Rodrigo is known for anything, it's her ability to flawlessly and vividly recreate the angry girl experience through song. In the past few years, she’s taught us that being sensitive, emotional, hormonal, etc., is not only completely normal, but can be a lot of fun. She’s made this experience available to people of all genders, and rightfully so; we all go through it sometimes.

    Pillbox | September 11, 2023
  • The new Kennywood security policy

    Before the Sept. 2022 shooting at Kennywood Amusement Park in West Mifflin, park attendees were required to pass through metal detectors and open their bags for inspection by park security. I watched this system of security develop over childhood summers spent going to Kennywood — it used to be that you cou...

    Forum | May 1, 2023
  • on the other side of 19 days

    because nobody cares
    and nobody lies
    there is no time to fear
    what comes on the other side of 19 days

    if you want to know where to find me, you can look
    on the backside of the flat full moon tonight
    you can reach inside the water inside the air inside the heat
    and you can cross me off of my own list

    Pillbox | May 1, 2023
  • Women and STEM: a guide to the menstrual cycle

    Note: To understand what our hormones do and how birth control uses hormones to prevent pregnancy, please pair this article with “Anna’s In-Progress Guide to Hormonal Birth Control.”

    SciTech | May 1, 2023
  • 9 to 5 Review Part 2

    It is my belief that any musical worth watching has at least one no-man number that features a leading lady singing accompanied by the female-identifying members of the ensemble doing fun shenanigans in the background. I don’t know if there’s a technical name for this type of number, but I know that “9 to 5” has at least three of them.

    Pillbox | April 24, 2023

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