The Oarsman

Rixton has almost no soul

Andrew Selvo, Reporter

February 20, 2015


Filed under Entertainment

Rixton is a talented up-and-coming band, whose premier album, “Let the Road,” has already earned them acclaim in the pop genre, yet it is their very genre that might be what’s holding them back. Their sound is on key, their singer on point, and their tune is clear and coherent. The real question...

Mockingjay, Part 1 not worth the money

Jacob Jimenez, Reporter

December 18, 2014


Filed under Entertainment

”The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1” (directed by Francis Lawrence) got a brilliant rating from reviewers like IMDb and Rotten Tomatoes but for teens like me, it might be somewhat boring. The movie was released on Nov. 21 and has already made over $394 million. It made its money because of the...

Enjoi the Video

Enjoi the Video

Chad Sharrieff, Asst. Photo Editor

December 11, 2014


Filed under Entertainment

Enjoi, a skateboarding company, released their highly anticipated video, “Oververt,” Nov. 11, via iTunes. It was a very long wait since their last release, “Tweak the Beef”, which came out in 2012 and “Bag of Suck,” which came out in 2006. Fans were excited to see the new video. The video...

Popular Gifts For the Holiday

Martha Velasco, Reporter

December 10, 2014


Filed under Entertainment

Electronics Electronics have been the most popular gifts for the last couple of years. TVs, iPads, iPhones, Ps3s, X-box and Android phones seem to be the top selling electronics for the holidays. People camped out for these items on Black Friday, because stores had special deals. When I went shop...

Dumb and Dumber To review

Jacqueline Payan, Reporter

December 10, 2014


Filed under Entertainment

After 20 years since their first road trip (“Dumb and Dumber”), Lloyd Christmas (Jim Carey) and Harry Dunn (Jeff Daniels) go on a new quest to find Harry’s daughter who was given up for adoption. Throughout the trip, Harry and Lloyd overcome obstacles through the most idiotic ways possible. The...

A story: Horror in the desert

A story: Horror in the desert

Harry Phillips, Editor-in-Chief

November 20, 2014


Filed under Entertainment

It was a hot afternoon in October when my girlfriend Rose and I had our lives changed completely. We were on our way to tour Arizona State University, and were in the middle of the Arizona desert. I was just staring out the window, hoping that the car wouldn’t break down, since we had no cell recepti...