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Does the government use propaganda to enlist young citizens into joining the military?

Does the government use propaganda to enlist young citizens into joining the military?

Rick Loza, Staff Writer
October 26, 2015
Filed under Opinion

In today's society, young adults are joining the army because they are being manipulated on what the media portrays in video games. Video games such as "Call of Duty", "Battlefield", and "Halo" use terrorism propaganda to make a profit on these games and cause young citizens to enlist into the army. ...

Thank You

Thank You

Noah Cervantes, Staff Writer
October 23, 2015
Filed under Opinion

The term “First World Problems” is used a lot. While it probably isn’t as popular to mention as it was a few years ago, I still find it to be a humorous and relative term. For example, I have a pretty old cell phone. I’m pretty cheap when it comes to technology, so when I went to the all-powerful...

A void filled

A void filled

Carlos Alvarado Jr, Staff writer
October 22, 2015
Filed under Opinion

Lamar Odom, two time NBA champion with the Los Angeles Lakers was found unresponsive at a Nevada brothel after a three-day binge of cocaine and herbal supplements. On Wednesday morning ,reports said; Odom, 35 and father of two was on life support and unconscious. On Aug. 11, 2014 actor and comedian...

Disneyland’s greed still won’t thin the herd

Disneyland’s greed still won’t thin the herd

Crystian Mendoza, Staff Writer
October 20, 2015
Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

For those of you who may or may not have known, Disneyland has recently made some major changes that will affect pass holders and those just looking to spend a day at the park for a fun filled time with their friends or family. The two first major changes are the new passes that Disneyland...

Student Speak Out

Student Speak Out

Carlos Alvarado Jr., Staff Writer
October 15, 2015
Filed under Opinion, People Speak

In regards to the shooting in Oregon, what are you willing to die for, and why? Robert Coffman 53, What I’m will to die for is Jesus Christ, my Lord and savior because of the fact that he died for us first and has given us a second chance at life to be able to come to Him, I know that without Him in my life I can do nothing.   Giovanni Herna...

Speak Out: In regards to the Oregon shooting and the singled out Christians who took bullets for what they believed in: What would you be willing to die for?

Speak Out: In regards to the Oregon shooting and the singled out Christians who took bullets for what they believed in: What would you be willing to die for?

Alexandra Del Salto, Staff Writer
October 13, 2015
Filed under Opinion, People Speak

“This is definitely something you have to think about…It has to be something very deep and that you’ve fought for your whole life…Me, I’m still 17, I don’t have much that I can say yet but….I would say my family. I really love my family. I’d take a bullet for my family because alt...

Adam & Eve: Halloween

Adam & Eve: Halloween

Adam & Eve
October 9, 2015
Filed under Adam and Eve, Opinion

Quote of the week: “It's Halloween, everyone's entitled to one good scare.” (1978 Halloween). How old is too old for Trick or Treating? Eve: My last year that I joined in the festivities of Trick or Treating was my 7th grade year, and it was honestly my most memorable time because I was able to go with a group of fr...

Is it worth the update?

Is it worth the update?

Cecilia Juarez, Staff Writer
October 5, 2015
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, 2015
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, 2015
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, 2015
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, 2015
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...

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