Modern and Contemporary Art
By Will Cole
Issue 1B Modern and Contemporary art it mostly recent art
that is very abstract. I am a fan of this art for a few
July 28, 2010 reasons. The first is that it is mostly very absurd
and chaotic. The second reason is that unlike older
art, you can decide what it is. You can decide if a
sculpture of a sad person is trying to portray his
A Letter of Welcome sadness or what kind of person he is. Some modern
art is so absurd and chaotic that you can’t even be
Yesterday the phone was ringing in the sure if it is actually art. For example one time I was
CRCAP office as people wanted to sign up for in a taxi and we went past an art gallery. The walls
the second session. One person had heard about looked like they were smashed in and the rubble from
CRCAP from a friend, one wanted to return the wall was everywhere. I wondered to myself if that
after being here first session, one decided they was supposed to be art or something happened to the
would rather be here then go to sleepaway building. The truth is that what makes modern art art
camp, and one really liked the class offerings. is an artist with an idea who goes out and does it.
There are a lot of reasons to love being Some people look at modern art and say “I could do
here. For me, it’s the feeling of being part of that easily!” but the thing is they don’t do it. I guess
a unique, supportive community; it is seeing what I’m trying to say is an idea isn’t art unless it is
old friends and making new friends, it is the brought to life.
exciting classes and it’s the cool teachers that
you get to work with every day. Then there
is the Noontime Show, the Ice Cream Social, Karma
Festival Period, and of course the amazing Arts By Barrett Lanigan
Who better to fill us in about these First of all, this is my first Daily Double, and I
remarkable events then the editors and staff would like to tell about what happened to me
of the Daily Double. For over forty years they yesterday. Near camp there is a place called the
have been providing the most interesting, Dover Market, and there was a woman in front
humorous and compelling reading in Dover, of me, while I was getting Newman’s Own
MA. Sockarooni, with my sister. I looked down
We have a lot of joy, creativity and and found money on the ground and asked
laughter ahead. And when it’s done, we’ll have the woman in front of me, “Did you drop this
powerful experiences and memories that not money?” She said, “Oh, yes! Thank you!” The
only will stay with us but become a part of us. money was worth about $35, and she gave me
It’s going to be a blast!! FIVE DOLLARS! I know, I got candy. That’s
Toby Dewey my amazing karma story.
What season are you?
By Avi Carmoega Horse Crazy!
By Elizabeth Stanley
1. Which weather do you like the most?
A. Around the 80’s Since I was really young, I have always
B. RAINY loved horses. The way they smell, look, feel.
C. 100 degrees (pool time) Here’s a poem I wrote about a horse that I created
D. Cold---30 degrees through writing:
Click clock, click clock, she gallops down
2. When do you go swimming? the hill, I watch her main dance in the rain as
A. When you want to she will gallop still. She rears upon a high, high
B. when it’s 80 degrees slope with a neigh that I could hear, and then she
C. you don’t go swimming goes, a phantom, out in the misty air.
D. WHEN IT’S HOT!!! I used to ride horses, but now I only ride
at summer camp. I guess I wish I could own a
3. What is your favorite season? horse and ride all the time, but I don’t think I will
A. Summer be able to because I am just too busy on a regular
B. Winter basis to take care of a horse. Well, at least I can
C. Fall have my own horse in my imagination, right?
4. What do you wear on a HOT day? Inception
A. t-shirt and shorts By Connor Smith
B. tank top and a skirt
C. Tank top and shorts Last week I saw the movie Inception. It was a great
D. t-shirt and a skirt mix of action, storyline, and confusion. Inception is a
movie that has a slight Matrix feel to it, but less high
Mostly A’s you are summer- You are nice and you tech than The Matrix. It is based in a present day world
like to swim! where only a small amount of people know about a
Mostly B’s you are winter- You like to have fun and machine that allows people to interact with each other
you are very smart! in their own or someone else’s dream. In the dream
Mostly C’s you are Fall- You are an amazing person world, anything is possible, from shifting gravity, to
with a wild personality! turning cities upside down. I think the movie is very
Mostly D’s you are Spring- You are a very fun worth seeing in theatres and would recommend it for
person, and you have a big imagination. any action/drama movie lovers.
By Cate Robertson
Did they really land on earth? I think that they
did. Last night! I was asleep and then a knocking
on the window all of a sudden bam! My window
CAMP! shattered. In came a slimy green and purple thing
By Katie Gorson standing in the middle of my bedroom and then
as soon as I thought it was as bad as it was going
Camp is so much fun to get it asked me for my favorite hat. I gave it
We missed all our counselors up and it slid out of my room. Then I woke up.
We really missed our friends
Pretty Little Liars Destiny
By Jill Montesano By Emily Goldberg
The new show on ABC Family, Pretty Little There once was a girl named Destiny. Destiny
Liars, is a huge summer hit. Four best friends Aria, was eleven years old, but she wanted to be older.
Emily, Hannah, and Spencer are slowing trying to find She wanted to feel grown up. One day Destiny
out who killed there close friend Ally last summer, was shopping with her friends (Destiny forced her
when suddenly they all start receiving strange text mom to let her go), and she wanted to go into the
messages from an unknown number about secrets book store because Destiny wanted some juicy
that only their best friend Ally knew, along with some “How to Be a ‘Girl’” books, when she found a
emails, and notes. book called “Me”. The book was about how to
This person always signs their name A. Who find your inner self. Destiny found it interesting
is A, and how do they know everything that only Ally so she bought the book and went home. At home,
knew? As Aria and Emily received their first messages Destiny began to read the book, and she started to
from A they thought could Ally still be alive? But feel in her heart “why do you want to be older if
a day later the police find Ally’s body in the attic. you can just be yourself?” or “what does eleven
They have no idea who A could be and why does this mean to you?” when she read that she started
unknown person keep messing with them? What did pouring tears out of her eyes, and she all of a
they do wrong, except lie to police about the “Jenna sudden wanted to find out who she was! Months
thing”? after Destiny read the book she had been having
As the show goes on you have to put together conversations with herself saying “what does
the clues to find out who A is. The show is actually the average or normal eleven year old do??” In
really intense, but sadly it’s only a summer show the summer, when Destiny was about to enter
and they already have commercials about the season 6th grade, instead of saying to herself “what is a
finally. But it’s one of the shows where you have to normal eleven year old like?” she asked herself,
see every episode to understand what’s going on so if “ what does the normal 6th grader act like?” Then
you would like to start watching go to www.tvbunny. Destiny realized that was how the people in 6th
com. It’s an amazing show that if you like spontaneous grade act. So after she realized that, Destiny never
shows with a twist of suspense it’s perfect for you! questioned herself again.
Also I’m not sure if you find out who A is and
who is Ally’s killer by the end of this summer but I
hope you do because you would have to wait until
next summer! Could A possibly be Ally’s killer? Who
was she with that night she disappeared? How does
this person know things only Ally knew? Could Ally
still be here? Watch to find out! Tuesday nights @
By Katie Gorson
Everybody loves silly bands. They are fun to play
games with, trade, wear and show off to your friend.
There are so many different kinds of silly bands; there
are dinosaur kinds, music kinds, sports kinds and
animal kinds. Silly bands are so big now, every girl
has at least two packs and every boy has at least one
band (except Stephen Gorson). Though I only have
one silly band (the piggy), I can agree that they are
Hey CRCAP! This is...
By Sabrina Stacks
In honor of a brand NEW iCarly
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win a Teen Choice 2010 Surfboard! 3. Your best friend tells you s/he doesn’t want to be friends
anymore because you never take his/her feelings into
Check the next Daily Double for more consideration. You…
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b. Realize you forgot your TIXO078646757 calculator at
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Mostly B’s: Swirly pasta
You have a feeling of devotion toward your country.
Mostly C’s: Spaghetti