Should Puerto Rico Become the 51st State?

John Tondora ‘20

February 16, 2019

Over 100 years ago, the island of Puerto Rico was acquired by the United States. Since then, the island has gone through five votes for statehood. Most recently, in the summer of 2018, 97 percent of voters in Puerto Rico cast t...

Remembering the 41st President, George Herbert Walker Bush

John Tondora ‘20

January 19, 2019

On November 30, 2018, just five months after the death of his wife of 73 years, President George Herbert Walker Bush passed in his sleep. Not just Americans, but people around the world awoke to the devastating news of his los...

Should Election Day be a National Holiday?

John Tondora ‘20

December 8, 2018

As another fall season rolls around, so does the infamous first Tuesday in November: Election Day. For a select, few weeks out of the year, candidates and their policies dominate the minds of voters in the United States. From New ...

NFL Divisional Round Plays That Left Football Fans Stunned

John Tondora ‘20

February 27, 2018

If there is one certainty about all sports across the globe, it is that the NFL Playoffs establish stars and cement legacies. This past week of the NFL Divisional Round served to perpetuate this idea, as, in the words of Jacks...

Interview with Ridge Ice Hockey Captain, John Vilade ‘17

John Tondora ‘21

November 4, 2016

As winter sports season approaches, The Devil’s Advocate sat down with the Captain of the Ridge Ice Hockey Team, John Vilade ’17, to discuss the team’s prospects. Reporter: How do you feel about Ridge’s hockey season t...

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