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“You Gotta Take This Class”: History of Rap Music and Hip Hop Culture

“You Gotta Take This Class”: History of Rap Music and Hip Hop Culture

Autumn Lewis, Reporter

February 26, 2018

Looking to fulfill your arts requirement in your general education while learning about the kind music you listen to on a daily basis? This is the class for you. With Rap music and Hip Hop Culture being so prominent in today's society, especially with the millineal generation, its only right that...

Samsung Announces Galaxy S9 and S9+ at Mobile World Congress

Samsung Announces Galaxy S9 and S9+ at Mobile World Congress

Michael Khuraibet, Reporter

February 26, 2018

Every February, the biggest players in mobile technology meet in Barcelona for the annual Mobile World Congress. Mobile World Congress is "the world's largest gathering for the mobile industry," according to its website. Here, developers share their ideas and visions about the current and future state...

8 Ways to be Productive

Jose Ahumada, Reporter

February 22, 2018

8 Ways To Be Productive Being productive is an important skill to have, especially for those who are going to school and working or have other important things going on in their lives. Productive habits are good to have as they increase your chance of finishing up tasks for the day. Productivit...

The Benefits of Brazilian Jiu-jitsu

The Benefits of Brazilian Jiu-jitsu

Jose Ahumada, Reporter

February 14, 2018

Brazilian Jiu-jitsu is a modern martial art with the focus being grappling and ground fighting. The main goal in Brazilian Jiu-jitsu is taking the fight to the ground and finish an opponent with chokeholds and joint locks. The main reason behind this is to make your opponent submit or "tap out". Many...

Self Love vs. Narcissism

Self Love vs. Narcissism

Autumn Lewis

November 22, 2017

In the "Millennials" generation, concepts that are often misinterpreted and misunderstood are self-love and narcissism. And yes, they are both seen as concepts where you are "in love" with yourself. However, self love and narcissism are two totally different states of being. Narcissism is so common...

Actress Gabrielle Union Rants About Sexual Reciprocation On Twitter

Actress Gabrielle Union Rants About Sexual Reciprocation On Twitter

Autumn Lewis, Reporter

October 25, 2017

"Being Mary Jane" star Gabrielle Union received varied responses to her comments in her interview on the "Sway In The Morning" radio show last week and took to Twitter to defend and clarify them. In the interview (video featured above), Union took to explaining that equality is not just for in front...

21 Savage Makes A Statement in “Nothin New” Video

Autumn Lewis, Reporter

October 18, 2017

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...

“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

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

Autumn Lewis, Reporter

October 12, 2017

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,...

Think PINK: Meet Michael Medrano

Think PINK: Meet Michael Medrano

Autumn Lewis, Reporter

October 11, 2017

“Men can’t wear pink.” Pink has been a color attributed to mainly femininity for a very long time. If a guy wears pink, there is usually a negative stigma surrounding it. 20-year old Theater major and avid pink-wearer Michael Medrano is no exception to this. When asked what people think...

What is Amber Rose’s Slut Walk For?

What is Amber Rose’s Slut Walk For?

Autumn Lewis, Reporter

October 11, 2017

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...

Twitter May Roll Out a 280 Character Limit Instead of 140

Twitter May Roll Out a 280 Character Limit Instead of 140

Autumn Lewis, Reporter

October 10, 2017

A tweet that may change the Twitter world forever has been tweeted. The message came from the official account of Twitter, asking users, "Can’t fit your Tweet into 140 characters? We’re trying something new with a small group, and increasing the character limit to 280!" That means double the...

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