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TV Review: The Umbrella Academy

TV Review: The Umbrella Academy

Desmond Andersen, Website Editor

March 15, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Reviews

“The Umbrella Academy” is centered on the Hargreeves, a dysfunctional family of seven adopted children with super powers. Their guardian Sir Reginald Hargreeves raised them to work as a team of kid superheroes, known as the Umbrella Academy. However, the team has long since been disbanded and the no...

Netflix Series Documents the Life of Serial Killer Ted Bundy

Netflix Series Documents the Life of Serial Killer Ted Bundy

Sonya Curiel, Asst. Entertainment Editor

March 12, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Reviews

Netflix usually entertains us, but now we’re in for a scare with its incoming wave of crime shows. Netflix Original shows such as “Money Heist,” “I am a Killer” and “Inside the Criminal Mind” have all been trending. This month, Netflix’s “Conversation with a Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes...

Album Review: “thank u, next”

Album Review: “thank u, next”

Genine chavez, Staff Writer

March 12, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Reviews

As any die-hard Arianator knows, Ariana Grande’s last album “Sweetener,” which came out six months ago, was a huge hit. Little did we know she had more songs in the making. So say “thank u, next” to her old album; here is her new biggest hit. Grande goes in depth with her feelings conce...

Shane Dawson’s Chuck E. Cheese Conspiracy Theory

Shane Dawson’s Chuck E. Cheese Conspiracy Theory

Ariel Reyes, Entertainment Editor

March 12, 2019


Filed under Entertainment

Disclaimer: The conspiracies talked about in this article are solely that, conspiracies. This is based off of Shane Dawson’s Youtube series “Investigating Conspiracies with Shane Dawson” and is not meant to be used as evidence in favor or against the theory. Youtuber Shane Dawson has put out a conspiracy vide...

“Alita: Battle Angel” Is a Visual Blast

“Alita: Battle Angel” Is a Visual Blast

Julian Pinto, Staff Writer

March 11, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Reviews

“Alita: Battle Angel” is a movie adaptation of a 1990's Japanese manga. The movie was originally announced in 2003 but got stuck in “development hell,” according to Wikipedia, due to director James Cameron working on other big projects like “Avatar.” The movie follows Alita, played by Rosa S...

Unnecessary Drama Boils from the Messy Kardashian-Woods Cheating Scandal

Athena Koon, Features Editor

March 11, 2019


Filed under Entertainment

Scroll through your Twitter feed and you’ll most likely find memes and tweets regarding the very public Kardashian-Woods cheating scandal that has left drama-savvy fans hysterical. Rising influencer Jordyn Woods, who was also a close family friend to the Kardashians, particularly to Khloe’s young...

Rapper 21 Savage Arrested By ICE

Rapper 21 Savage Arrested By ICE

Jack Wiener, Staff Writer

March 5, 2019


Filed under Entertainment

Grammy nominated rapper 21 Savage was arrested on Feb. 3 by the U.S Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) for overstaying his visa, which expired in 2006. The “Bank Account” rapper, whose real name is Shayaa Bin Abraham-Joseph, was thought to be from Atlanta, Ga. but he is a British citizen. In...

No Host for the 2019 Oscars

No Host for the 2019 Oscars

Skye Dodd, Staff Writer

March 4, 2019


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Initially, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences asked comedian Kevin Hart to host the Oscars this year. He promptly accepted their invitation. Then, controversy ensued over some previous comments made by Mr. Hart. He refused to apologize and then stepped down as host for the Oscars, leading to ...

2000’s Rom-Coms You Must Watch This Valentine’s Day

2000’s Rom-Coms You Must Watch This Valentine’s Day

Skye Dodd, Staff Writer

February 14, 2019


Filed under Entertainment

Feel like watching a romance or comedy movie? Why not try a little bit of both? A rom-com or romedy is a story of romance plus comedy, a movie theme of true love with a splash of humor mixed in. These types of storylines go back a long way in history. For instance, Shakespeare's “A Midsummer Night's Dream”...

Valentine Horoscopes

Valentine Horoscopes

Genine Chavez, Staff Writer

February 14, 2019


Filed under Entertainment

Capricorn Dec. 22-Jan. 20 This Valentine’s Day make sure everyone who you love feels included. This year, be on the lookout for a new romantic relationship and new opportunities to spice up your dating life. Pisces  Feb. 19 – March 20   You’ve been having a challenging time with your relationship, but...

Hulu vs Netflix

Hulu vs Netflix

Daniel Ho, Assistant Editor

February 8, 2019


Filed under Entertainment

Hulu and Netflix are two of the most used streaming platforms right now. They both offer a variety of movies, television shows, and recently have begun to put out much more original content. While both Hulu and Netflix are similar in that they both are streaming companies, they offer different types ...