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Zine Fest

Alex Sandavol, Staff Writer

February 27, 2013


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by Alex Sandoval Last year's LA Zine Fest was held in the second floor of The Last Bookstore located in Downtown Los Angeles off of 5th and Spring street. the parking was bad and hard to come by but the isles and isles of zines and comics more than made up for the trek there. This year the LA Zine...

Faculty Recital

Gabriel Sanguino, Staff Writer

February 27, 2013


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by Gabriel Sanguino This past Thursday the ‘Division of Arts and Cultural Program’ held a Faculty Recital in Rio Hondo’s Wray Theatre. The event featured Michael Lasserre playing alto saxophone and Jannine Livingston playing the piano. The musicians began the recital with three pieces by Benedett...

’21 & Over’ Movie Review

Lady Tellez, Staff Writer

February 27, 2013


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The writers of ‘The Hangover’ have done it again. The movie stars Justin Chon as Jeff Chang, a good student who always seems to do as he is told. It is his 21 birthday, and has no interest to party. Due to the fact that he has an important medical school interview early the next morning. His t...

‘Snitch’ Movie Review

Miguel Herrera, Staff Writer

February 27, 2013


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How far will a father go for his son? A question that runs trough your mind as you sit and watch ‘Snitch’. Dwayne Johnson, also known as “The Rock,” plays the main protagonist, John Matthews. Mathews a relentless father who ensures that his son does not fall victim to his own convictions....

A Night with the Stars

Steven Ward, Opinion Editor

February 27, 2013


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by Steven Ward The jokes were crude; the jabs were humorously cringe-worthy; the performances and guest appearances were nostalgically awe-inspiring; and there was no shortage of glamour with the star-studded attendees. In every sense of the connotative meaning of the word, the 85th annual Oscars was...

Magic Castle makes Rio magic

Steven Ward, Staff Writer

February 13, 2013


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The Campus Inn Theatre was filled to the brim last weekend with students, parents, siblings, and friends who were fortunate enough to be apart of a mystical and family-friendly evening magic show that went on for close to two hours Sunday night. With performers ranging from young award-winning magicians...

Disney’s Very First Valentines Celebration

Disney’s Very First Valentines Celebration

Krystyn Bristol

February 11, 2013


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Valentines week is quickly approaching, and many people are still clueless as of how they are going to celebrate. For those couples whom are Disney fans or annual pass holders like myself, the Disneyland Resort in Anaheim is having a special, limited-edition celebration. For the first time in Disneyland...

SAG: A Movie Year in Review

Steven Ward, Staff

February 4, 2013


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The results are in and the little golden man has been awarded to its worthy recipients. Last Sunday, Jan. 27, marked the 19th annual Screen Actors Guild award show and the ceremony was not without its share of surprises. Among much talk was Ben Affleck's production "Argo" which managed to upend the...

Liam Neeson returns

Joleen Yep, Staff Writer

November 15, 2012


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In the new Fall movie "Taken 2," directed by Oliver Megaton and staring Liam Neeson, the veteran actor reprises his role as Brian Mills, the ex-CIA agent who saved his daughter from human-traffickers in the first film, which is simply titled "Taken." In this film, Mills travels out to Istanbul...

007 back in action

Jacob Chavira, staff writer

November 15, 2012


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Bond is back and better than ever in this latest 007 installment. “Skyfall” is still filled with the same 007 action and suspense with some unfamiliar faces this time around. Judi Dench returned as M and so did Daniel Craig playing Bond. Every Bond movie needs a Bond girl, the lucky lady to play...

AMC’s “Walking Dead” has everyone watching

Frankie Mendoza, Staff Witer

November 1, 2012


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The Walking Dead on AMC is back and now on its third week. This season is going to be epically nail biting. Rick and the rest of the survivors mostly stick together now that they have found safety in an abandoned prison. How will the group pull together on this new way of living now that the farm is...

UFC’s Overeem’s awaiting comeback

Frankie Mendoza, Staff Writer

November 1, 2012


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Alistair Oevreem, UFC Heavyweight contender is planning to make a come back! After his last drug test in which he tested positive for some steroids this past year placing him in probation prolonging him from making a big come back. After his last fight against Brock Lesnar, a former UFC Heavyweight...

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