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Nova Miller’s ‘Do It To Myself,’ Retro Pop is a Self-Realiztion on Broken Relationships and Trust-issues

Nova Miller’s ‘Do It To Myself,’ Retro Pop is a Self-Realiztion on Broken Relationships and Trust-issues

Marina Eskander, Reporter

April 2, 2020

Swedish-born pop artist Nova Miller’s retro pop single, “Do It To Myself,” is a powerful song that illustrates the confusion that many people experience in a relationship. With magnetic lyrics and euphoric harmonics, Miller reflects the important fact that people need to love themselves before ...

Cavetown’s “Sweet Tooth” Will Leave You Craving More

Cavetown’s “Sweet Tooth”  Will Leave You Craving More

Marina Eskander, Reporter

March 10, 2020

  The Indie rock/indie pop artist Robin Daniel Skinner, more commonly known as Cavetown, incorporates elements of low-fi and indie folk music into his bedroom pop-style music.   In one of his newest singles, he simply wants to express some of the everyday feelings he has. His favorite way of s...

Last-Minute Places To Go To This Cupid’s Day

Last-Minute Places To Go To This Cupid’s Day

Destin Evans, Reporter

March 6, 2020

It’s Valentine’s Day and you haven’t figured out any plans yet. Don’t panic. Just read this carefully because you are about to be flooded with ideas. First, figure out if your date wants to go out or stay home. If your date wants to go out, then there are plenty of things to do last minut...

Winter Play Moved To Spring Due To Casting Issues

Destin Evans, Reporter

March 6, 2020

The school play, which was supposed to take place in December then was postponed to January, has now been rescheduled to April. The drama department is producing Venice High’s first ever immersive theater experience. The lead roles are played by Summer Hamzeh, Ernie Gomez, Yarelli Jara, and Chris Magallan...

How to spend your spring break

Charity Grant, Staff Writer

March 4, 2020

Many students look forward to their spring break as a time to relax and restore before finishing up the last lag of the school year. This year, spring break falls on the week of April 6 to 12, which gives only a few more weeks before the interlude. With a week off from school it can be overwhelming p...

Lovey Dovey Scopes

Lovey Dovey Scopes

Genine Chavez, editor

February 25, 2020

Valentine's day is here and it’s almost impossible to ignore it. If you're in a relationship, make the most of this occasion to get romantic! If you are still single, don’t panic; who knows, you could receive a card from a secret admirer! Check out what’s in store for you with our Valentine's Da...

The History Of Valentines Day and how Other Cultures Celebrate

The History Of Valentines Day and how Other Cultures Celebrate

Charity Grant, Staff Writer

February 25, 2020

Every year on Feb. 14, countries all over the world show their love and appreciation for the most important people in their life. There are many legends revolving around the history of the celebration, the most popular stories being about the work of three different saints, who all share the name Saint Va...

Forgot Valentine’s Day? It’s Not Too Late To Make It Great

Forgot Valentine’s Day? It’s Not Too Late To Make It Great

Charity Grant, Staff Writer

February 19, 2020

With the pressures of Valentine’s Day, everyone wants to find something special for that special person in their life. Whether it be for a friend, family member or fling, giving gifts can be stressful and overwhelming, especially if they’re last-minute. Here are a few small gift ideas that are s...

Crimes of Passion

Crimes of Passion

Kymia Freeman, Assistant Entertainment Editor

February 14, 2020

For most, love is bittersweet -- one moment, we can’t stay away from our significant other. The next, we want nothing to do with them. For these criminals, their love was beyond bittersweet - it was fatal. In honor of Valentine's Day, The Oarsman has chronicled some of the most iconic crimes of pa...

Next Generation Pop Artist Lauv Drops Eccentric New Single, “Tattoos Together”

Next Generation Pop Artist Lauv Drops Eccentric New Single, “Tattoos Together”

Marina Eskander, Reporter

February 6, 2020

  In pop performer Lauv’s latest 21-track playlist “~how I’m feeling~,” the 23-year-old releases his new hit single, “Tattoos Together” and invites his audience to a lively musical experience.  Ari Leff, more commonly known as Lauv, named himself after the Latvian term for “li...

6 Ideas on How to Spend your Valentine’s Day

6 Ideas on How to Spend your Valentine’s Day

Marina Eskander, Reporter

January 29, 2020

February 14 is an important time to start the New Year, as couples scramble to find the perfect Valentine's Day ideas. On this special day, the most important gift is the time you spend with the person you love and care for. But by showing our appreciation for them on this romantic holiday, we gener...

The Beautiful World of Jeffree Star

The Beautiful World of Jeffree Star

Genine Chavez, Entertainment Editor

December 19, 2019

  Well known Youtube star Shane Dawson created a Youtube series about social media influencer Jeffree Star. The first episode of the nine- part series aired on Oct. 1. The documentary focuses on Star's life and career as the founder and CEO of Jeffree Star Cosmetics and will follow him and Dawson...