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Is it worth the update?

Is it worth the update?

Cecilia Juarez, Staff Writer
October 5
Filed under Opinion

As everyone might know, Apple came out with their newest gadget-being the iPhone 6s. The phone comes with better picture quality (12 MP), a new feature called 3D Touch, live pictures, and now comes with more durable glass. Those who either have the iPhone 5s and/or the iPhone 6 and think it i...

Adam & Eve Talk Sex

Adam & Eve Talk Sex

Adam & Eve
October 1
Filed under Opinion

Quote of the week: “Don't have sex, because you will get pregnant and die! Don't have sex in the missionary position, don't have sex standing up, just don't do it, OK, promise? OK, now everybody take some rubbers." - Coach Carr (Mean Girls) What breast size do people favor most? Eve: I love bo...

Speak Out

Speak Out

Erika Canchola, Staff Writer
September 29
Filed under Opinion, People Speak

What is your opinion on student-teacher based relationships on a college level? Well first and foremost that if the student is in the class it could be a conflict of interest, however I think in the right situation that could be a hot situation. I think why not, I think if that if the student it o...

Are Pageants Worth It?

Are Pageants Worth It?

Brenda Ruedas, Staff Writer
September 29
Filed under Opinion

Beauty pageants are seen to be negative in a woman’s life. Many people believe that pageants make women feel insecure and that it affects their self-esteem. Experts believe that the pressure on girls to look perfect may lead to health problems such as eating disorders and depression. Plenty...

Who Cheats More, Men or Women?

Who Cheats More, Men or Women?

Destiny Lopez, Staff Writer
September 29
Filed under Opinion

The real question is, "Why do men cheat more?" Yes, men are the ones that mainly get caught in the act. I’m sorry to have to say this, but men just do not know how to cover up their tracks. What they don't understand is that women know everything; even when we don't try to figure these types...

It’s Tough Being A Girl

It’s Tough Being A Girl

Destiny Lopez, Staff Writer
September 29
Filed under Opinion

Do you know the feeling from when you apply to dozens and dozens of jobs and you feel obligated to give up and throw in the towel, but then you get that email or phone call from the manager asking you to come in for an interview after so much anxiety and anticipation? When you get to the interview a...

Same-sex Still Being Discriminated Against?

Same-sex Still Being Discriminated Against?

Christopher Ly, Staff Writer
September 25
Filed under Opinion

When I think about how same-sex couples are treated, I think they’re treated bad throughout the world in both liberal and conservative societies. There are still a lot of people who don’t mind them like Willie Nelson who said “I’ve known straight and gay people all my life. I can’t tell t...

Speak Out: Should student/teacher relationships be okay on a college level?

Speak Out: Should student/teacher relationships be okay on a college level?

Alexandra Del Salto, Staff Writer
September 25
Filed under Opinion, People Speak, Top Stories

“On a college level I guess it’s okay because by then students are adults. So you know what to do, what’s wrong, what’s right. If you want to tell other people, that should be your decision. I think its fine as long as they know how to handle it properly and the teacher is not biased....

Speak Out: Should student teacher relationships be allowed at the college level

Speak Out: Should student teacher relationships be allowed at the college level

Carlos Alvarado Jr., Staff Writer
September 23
Filed under Opinion, People Speak

Should student teacher relationships be allowed at the college level? Joseph Duran, 36 "I don’t see the big deal, we’re all grown adults, I think as long as it doesn’t affect your personal life or your education there should be no problems." Antonio Garcia, 18 "No, because I can see it affectin...

Students Speak Out

Students Speak Out

Carlos Alvarado Jr., Staff Writer
September 21
Filed under Opinion, People Speak, Top Stories

Should a transgender student be allowed to dress in the locker room of the opposite sex? Mike Ramos, 26 I don’t feel that if it was a male that the females would feel comfortable with a transgender female coming into their locker room, I don’t think they would feel comfortable with that. ...

Reality TV, Is It Healthy?

Reality TV, Is It Healthy?

Destiny Lopez, Staff Writer
September 20
Filed under Opinion

The first thing that comes to mind when I hear the words "Reality TV" is that it's fake, scripted, and unnecessary. However, some people stay tuned in to watch each episode because of the over-done drama. For example, with a show like, "Keeping Up with the Kardashian's", people have been watching th...

Police brutality: Citizens beware

Police brutality: Citizens beware

Rick Loza, Staff Writer
September 20
Filed under Opinion

A recent video surfaced online on Sept. 1, showing what appears to be a police officer assaulting a k-9 in front of nearby residents. The video, which can be viewed on thedodo.com, an animal friendly website, left visitors furious on the assault that took place and left many wondering why other of...

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