Unpopular opinion: Snapchat sucks.

“Unpopular Opinions” are exactly that. These opinions are those of the authors alone, and do not represent the opinions of The Lasso or of George Mason High School. You’d have to be living under a rock if yo...

Vlad, not Vladimir!

One of the first things I clarified was his name: not Vladimir, just Vlad. Junior Vlad Munteanu has traveled practically everywhere – Vietnam, Japan, Belgium, and the Netherlands, to name a few. Vlad is of Roma...

Hypebeast at Mason

For as long as high school has existed, clothing has been everything for high schoolers. Everyone wants the nicest, most "expensive" clothing on the market. Students want designer clothes and accessories. Earli...

China’s technology is on the rise

China is a country we hear a lot about. China-United States relations have always been rocky and unpredictable. However, before we look the other way, you should know China is a world power. The U.S. and Chines...

Popular messaging apps

Messaging apps are the new landline. We all use them in one way or another. But which ones are the most popular? The vast majority of the world is online and being online means communicating with people. Upon r...
The command center of the new iOS 11.

iOS 11 refreshes the user experience

Jepson_iOS11_FeaturePhoto: Apple devices are pictured with the new update. iOS 11 will change some elements of the user interface as well as add features that iOS lacked in the previous years. (Photo courtesy ...