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45 Years Later, Carrie Is Still The Scariest High School Movie Ever Made [Video]

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Hell hath no fury like a telekinetic teen scorned; 45 years on, in its agony, beauty and terror, Carrie remains a coming-of-age tragedy to behold, relish and fear. 

Carrie, both Stephen King’s debut novel and first to be adapted for a film, gave way to a truly seminal legacy: Nancy Allen’s Chris is one of the original Mean Girls, armed with baseless hate; Betty Buckley’s Miss Collins walked so Tina Fey’s Ms. Norbury could run; even preceding the slasher boom of sexually-raging teens, it invested in a girl who wasn’t ‘another stereotyped product of the horror production line’, as Roger Ebert wrote.

In addition, with mass mainstream audiences roped in via word-of-mouth – it grossed more than $33 million off a $1.8 million budget – Brian De Palma gave them the ultimate final scare with Carrie’s hand reaching from the rubble; a fright that still thuds the heart even when the grab isn’t ferocious and would go onto …

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Lawsuit claims hazing ritual 'Bodies' left former Mater Dei High School football player with traumatic brain injury [Video]

The family of a former player for the Mater Dei High School football team claims he suffered a traumatic brain injury in a locker room hazing ritual.

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Katelyn Tuohy | Spectroom [Video]

Katelyn Tuohy is an American long distance runner from Rockland County, New York. Encouraged by her parents, Patrick and Denise, she won the 2017 Nike National cross country championship as a sophomore, to cap an undefeated season. With a time of 16:44.7, she won by 40 seconds, trimming 12 seconds off the course record. The Rockland County legislature honored her victory, declaring December 19, 2017, as "Katelyn Tuohy Day." Tuohy competes for the North Rockland High School Red Raiders.

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Colston Loveland signs with University of Michigan | Southern Idaho High School Sports [Video]

Gooding senior Colston Loveland signed his letter of intent to play football at the University of Michigan.