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Best Movies to Watch on Valentine’s Day

Best Movies to Watch on Valentine’s Day

Sebastien Balembois, Reporter

February 15, 2017


Filed under Entertainment

There are a lot of Valentine’s Day movies out there and a lot of them are awful.

5 TV Shows to Binge Watch This Holly Jolly Winter Break

5 TV Shows to Binge Watch This Holly Jolly Winter Break

Ren Juarez, Reporter

December 8, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

If you’re bored and looking for a fun way to spend your free time that doesn’t require getting out of bed, make sure to click on Netflix and binge watch the following TV shows! That 70’s Show: It focuses on the lives of a group of teenage friends growing up in a fictional town called Point...

New Disney Princess Moana Creates Waves

Bryce Rodriguez, News Editor

December 8, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

“Moana,” a new Disney animated film, is about a Polynesian princess who goes on an adventure beyond her island’s reef to save her people. Moana Waialiki, voiced by 14-year-old Auli’i Cravalho, is an outgoing teen that has been chosen by the ocean to find Maui, a demigod voiced by Dwayne Johnson....

“Fantastic Beasts” Lives Up to Potterhead Expectations

“Fantastic Beasts” Lives Up to Potterhead Expectations

Janelle Rose

December 8, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

J.K. Rowling’s newest film, “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them”, was one of the most highly anticipated films of 2016 by Harry Potter fans everywhere. Even though none of the characters from the original series were in the movie, familiar features like house elves and the Harry Potter opening ...

Down Goes the Tower of Terror

Down Goes the Tower of Terror

Sebastian Balembois, Reporter

December 8, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

This is one of Disney's best and should not be taken down.

Science Behind Pixar Review

Science Behind Pixar Review

Emily Elias, Reporter & Assistant Opinion Editor

November 14, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

You probably grew up watching and loving a lot of great Pixar movies.

Top 10 Song Recommendations

Top 10 Song Recommendations

Bryce Rodriguez

November 14, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

“Closer” by The Chainsmokers (featuring Halsey) “Poison” by Brent Faiyaz “The Greatest” by Sia (featuring Kendrick Lamar) “Swimming In The Moonlight” by Bad Suns “Stay True” by Phora “Starboy” by The Weeknd “Bang Bang” by Green Day “Me, Myself & I”...

Records & Record Players Making a Comeback

Mireya Curiel

November 14, 2016


Filed under Entertainment, Uncategorized

When people think of records, they might think of the 1950s-1980s, but records have been making a comeback. Today many people have taken interest into vintage styles and go to thrift stores to shop or shop at stores that are inspired by vintage styles. Their interests include music; one of old-fashioned...

“The Magnificent Seven” is Indeed Magnificent

“The Magnificent Seven” is Indeed Magnificent

Sebastien Balembois

November 3, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

"The Magnificent Seven" is a remake of the 1960 western of the same name starring Denzel Washington and Chris Pratt. The film tells the story of a corrupt industrialist who takes control of a small mining town and then slaughters many citizens when they stand up to him. The wife of a murdered man...

BTS Soars Charts with New Album “Wings”

BTS Soars Charts with New Album “Wings”

Janelle Rose

November 3, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

Bangtan Sonyeondan, better known as BTS, is a 7-member South Korean boy band. The group consists of vocalists Jin, V, Jimin, Jungkook, and rappers Suga, Rap Monster, and J-Hope. BTS released their second full-length album, Wings, on Oct. 10. This album is in Korean, but the songs feature quite a bit...

5 Books to Read this Month

5 Books to Read this Month

Ren Juarez

November 3, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

“Rainbow Boys” by Alex Sanchez The first novel in a trilogy focuses on not only out youth, but a closeted generation as well. This book is heartwarming and depicts some of the difficulties LGBTQ people must overcome. 2. “It’s Kind of a Funny Story” by Ned Vizzini This young adult ficti...

LACMA is “At Home With Monsters”

LACMA is “At Home With Monsters”

Maya Manjarrez, Editor in Chief

October 18, 2016


Filed under Entertainment

    The director and artist Guillermo Del Toro’s whimsical and wonderful mind is put on display at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art in his current exhibit titled “At Home With Monsters”. It features many of his works from movies such as “Hellboy,” “Pan...