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Google Honors Selena Quintanilla

Google Honors Selena Quintanilla

Stephanie Medina, Reporter

October 18, 2017


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October 17, Google released a doodle honoring latin star Selena Quintanilla. I must include this is the first time Google has done a "Doodle" based singer. The significance and purpose behind the doodle are that on October 17, 1987, exactly 30 years ago Selena released her first studio album. This...

Melrose Rooftop Cinema

Melrose Rooftop Cinema

Stephanie Medina, Reporter

October 18, 2017


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Want an interesting way to watch a movie? Why not watch a movie on a roof with an amazing view! Melrose Rooftop Cinema promises a unique way to watch movies and is located in the heart of West Hollywood's fashion and design precinct. With each movie starting at sunset, the cinema shows both new...

21 Savage Makes A Statement in “Nothin New” Video

Autumn Lewis, Reporter

October 18, 2017


Filed under A&E, Lifestyles, Top Stories

Rapper 21-Savage released the visuals for one of his singles off his debut album "Issa" last Thursday. The song, "Nothin' New," and the music video touches on a sensitive yet different subject for the proclaimed trap rapper. "They thought I only rapped about murder and pistols, I'm tryna feed my...

Uptown Whittiers Los Muertos Festival

Uptown Whittiers Los Muertos Festival

Noah Garcia, Reporter

October 15, 2017


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Thousands gathered in Uptown Whittier on October 8 for the annual  Los Muertos Uptown Art & Music Festival. The event incorporated a tribute car show, Catrin and Catrina contest, Dozens of artist/vendors booths, Singer/band performances, Altar contests, face painters, food trucks and traditional cer...

SZA’s Debut Album ‘CTRL’ Goes Gold

SZA’s Debut Album ‘CTRL’ Goes Gold

Anthony Moreno, Reporter

October 12, 2017


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SZA just hit a huge milestone in her career for her debut album. CTRL  released back in June to rave reviews was just certified gold by the RIAA. SZA posted multiple photos on her Instagram celebrating this achievement. The 'Love Galore' singer also received a platinum plaque for her second single featuring...

Doves newest commercial equals PR disaster

Doves newest commercial equals PR disaster

Stephanie Medina, Reporter

October 12, 2017


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Dove's newest commercial raises controversy over what its message really means. The commercial starts with a dark woman taking her shirt off to reveal a Lighter woman underneath. That woman then takes her shirt off to reveal another light-skinned woman. (ummm...ok) Dove said the message was supposed...

“I Have Had 8 or 9 Miscarriages” Says Actress Gabrielle Union

“I Have Had 8 or 9 Miscarriages” Says Actress Gabrielle Union

Autumn Lewis, Reporter

October 12, 2017


Filed under A&E, Lifestyles, Magazine, Opinion, Top Stories

The "Being Mary Jane" star opens up about her life in her upcoming book titled "We're Going To Need More Wine." In the book, Gabrielle Union talks race, sexual assault, family, and fertility complications with her husband and basketball star Dwayne Wade. "I have had eight or nine miscarriages....

Eminem Slams President Trump in 2017 BET Hip Hop Awards Cypher Freestyle

Eminem Slams President Trump in 2017 BET Hip Hop Awards Cypher Freestyle
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Autumn Lewis, Reporter

October 12, 2017


Filed under A&E, Lifestyles, News, Opinion, Top Stories

In his freestyle entitled "The Storm," Detroit rapper Eminem did not hold back his feelings for our current president in office, Donald Trump. The pre-recorded freestyle was delivered in a Detroit parking structure where Eminem stood with several men in black hoodies in the background. In the cypher,...

American Vandal: A True-Crime Satire

American Vandal: A True-Crime Satire

Anthony Moreno

October 12, 2017


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Netflix released a new series on its streaming platform: American Vandal. The series is a satire comedy that takes cues from many true-crime drama television shows. One of the most notable shows that American Vandal imitates is another hit Netflix series that took the country by storm: Making a Murderer....

‘The Gifted’ Brings Mutants to FOX

‘The Gifted’ Brings Mutants to FOX

Anthony Moreno, Reporter

October 11, 2017


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Fox and Marvel are releasing a new television series. The Gifted takes place in the X-Men Universe and revolves around a family on the run from the government. X-Men is a comic book property that began in the early sixties and was created by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby. The X-Men is an allegorical story...

The Magic School Bus Rides Again and It’s a Mixed Bag

The Magic School Bus Rides Again and It’s a Mixed Bag

Danielle Anzures, A&E Editor

October 11, 2017


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When watching a piece of media that’s been remade for a newer audience, it’s always important to go in with a fresh mindset. With that being said, Netflix’s The Magic School Bus Rides Again premiered September 29 and it’s rollercoaster of emotions for its viewers, especially for those who gr...

What is Amber Rose’s Slut Walk For?

What is Amber Rose’s Slut Walk For?

Autumn Lewis, Reporter

October 11, 2017


Filed under A&E, Lifestyles, Opinion, Top Stories

Celebrity Amber Rose held her second annual SlutWalk Sunday, October 1st at 11: oo A.M. in Downtown Los Angeles, Pershing Square, with over 15,000 registered participants. But what exactly is the "SlutWalk" and what is it for? The Amber Rose SlutWalk is an event started to "take the power away f...

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