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Running From a World of Dreams: Black Cloud #1 Review

Running From a World of Dreams: Black Cloud #1 Review

Noah Garcia, Opinion Editor
April 10, 2017
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There is something incredibly gratifying about a story that seems to understands how to be complex. A lot of writers today try their best to craft a complex story, e.g. layered and specific, that they basically suffocate themselves and collapse under their own story details. The comic that’s able to corr...

Japandroids Declaration of War on Doubts and Fears

Japandroids Declaration of War on Doubts and Fears

Noah Garcia, Opinion Editor
March 21, 2017
Filed under A&E, Top Stories

The vibrations, notes, lights, and guitar flourishes: all converging as an exaltation of the senses. This musical wave, a euphoria that slapped me and wrapped around my very being came from the Indie rock band Japandroids. The opening act, Craig Finn and The Uptown Controllers, were slightly underwhelming....

The Venus Collective Hosts Spacegirl Gemmy, RIIOTTT, and more

The Venus Collective Hosts Spacegirl Gemmy, RIIOTTT, and more

Pete Escobar, Arts & Entertainment Editor
March 21, 2017
Filed under A&E

The term “DIY” (do it yourself) can often be vague, especially when it comes to something like coordinating a music or art collective. The “yourself” part in the acronym will often refer to a group of people organizing to produce something, rather than someone actually doing it themselves. T...

Movie Review: “Personal Shopper”

Movie Review: “Personal Shopper”

Diego Crespo, Editor- in- Chief, Print
March 20, 2017
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Kristen Stewart stars as Maureen, a medium and personal shopper whose twin brother recently passed away. A hollowed shell of her former self, Maureen lives a life of impersonal fabric. She works as a personal shopper for a superstar, picking up extravagant outfits and waiting to respond to every bec...

Nintendo Switch Breakdown

Nintendo Switch Breakdown

Danny Celiz, Podcast Manager
March 15, 2017
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In November of 2012, Nintendo released the successor to the Wii called the Wii U. The Wii U is the first Nintendo console to support HD graphics alongside debut titles like “Splatoon” and “Super Mario Maker” in conjunction with sequel titles like “Super Smash Brother 4” and “Bayonetta...

Thor’s new look in Ragnarok

Thor’s new look in Ragnarok

Luis Gutierrez, Reporter
March 14, 2017
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It’s no secret that the director of the new Thor movie Taika Waititi is taking the prince of Asgard in a new direction. With the third installment to his franchise it’s time to make some serious changes. Just like it’s predecessors Iron man 3 with destroying his suits. Or Captain America with its...

Gallery: Tokyo Ska Paradise Orchestra, Dread Mar I, and more headline Skanking Reggae Festival 2017

Gallery: Tokyo Ska Paradise Orchestra, Dread Mar I, and more headline Skanking Reggae Festival 2017

Pete Escobar, A&E Editor
March 14, 2017
Filed under A&E, Top Stories

Even with headliner complications, Ska, Punk, and Reggae lovers rejoiced at this years Skanking Reggae Fest, located at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. One day before the fest, it was announced that previous headliners Panteon Rococo and Antidoping would not be performing due to visa complications. Adri...

Rapper “Chance” Contributes $1 Million To Chicago Public Schools

Rapper “Chance” Contributes $1 Million To Chicago Public Schools

Marlene Espinoza, Staff Writer
March 8, 2017
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Chance, the rapper, annunciates that he is contributing $1 million to Chicago public schools at a Westcott Elementary School conference on Monday. In addition, he disclosed that he will speak further about funding with "Common". According to pitchfork.com, his announcement followed his meeting...

Future brings his album “Future” to life

Future brings his album “Future” to life

Cassidy Campos, Staff Writer
March 8, 2017
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Atlanta’s trap artist, Future, has finally released his self-titled album. The project was originally announced to be released earlier last week, but was leaked through spotify a day early before the actual set date. Future confirmed on his social media  that the album had no features, which is somet...

PewDiePie vs Wall Street Journal

PewDiePie vs Wall Street Journal

Luis Gutierrez, Staff Writer
March 8, 2017
Filed under A&E

The famous YouTuber known as PewDiePie (Felix Kjellberg) has been the main target of Wall Street Journal lately. With his content not as family friendly as certain people would like. It has definitely gotten him into some trouble. With a recent article published about him forcing major companies like...

Entertainment Weekly releases first official image for ‘Stranger Things 2’

Entertainment Weekly releases first official image for ‘Stranger Things 2’

Ramon Alvarado, Reporter
February 16, 2017
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Have you jump aboard the Stranger Things hype train? The first trailer for Stranger Things’ second season was released during Super Bowl LI this past weekend. Now, Entertainment Weekly has provided us with the first official image for the upcoming season. The image will be featured on the cover of E...

Resident Evil 7 Review

Resident Evil 7 Review

Luis Joshua Gutierrez, Reporter
February 16, 2017
Filed under A&E

The latest installment to Resident Evil is a horrific masterpiece. This is one of the few horror games that kept me at the edge of my seat in a long time. Capcom really kept true to the original RE roots by staying as a survival horror game but at the same time adding the new first person aspect. Which...

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