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The Donald Is At It Again

Los Angeles has one of the most dense populations of immigrant communities that have been consistently criticized by Donald Trump.

Gerardo Hernandez, Co-Opinion Editor

March 5, 2020

The leader of the free world seems to relish the opportunity to display his xenophobia. This time, it came at the expense of the Oscar winning film, “Parasite.” Although the news of Donald Trump criticizing a foreign film is not surprising, it’s his audacity to do so in a ridiculing manner that ...

The Game of Thrones Season 8 Playlist on Spotify is Here

Cesar E. Gonzalez, Reporter

April 11, 2019

The final countdown to the last season of Game of Thrones featured on HBO is finally upon us! What better way to guess an outcome of the finale with the announcement of a music playlist. Titled, "Game of Thrones: The End is Coming," was put together by the two co-creators of the show and is a total of f...

Top 5 Baseball Movies

Sam Garcia, Staff Writer

March 22, 2019

Baseball: America’s favorite sport. It’s also a favorite of Hollywood, as there have been many, many movies based on the sport. So your friendly neighborhood writer thought to himself, Hm, what’re some of my favorite baseball movies? So now here we are, two hours later. The timing couldn’t be be...

Captain Marvel Review

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Wesley Fukuda, Reporter/Editor

March 15, 2019

About Captain Marvel Captain Marvel is the latest addition in the Marvel Cinematic Universe's superhero roster. Without going into deep spoilers, Captain Marvel powers is that she can fire energy blast from hands; She is apart of a galactic elite warrior group known as the Kree. On one of her mis...

Say “No-no to Momo”

Cesar E. Gonzalez, Reporter

March 13, 2019

In the last several years, social media and the internet have become a power-house pair. Merriam-Webster defines social media as, “Forms of electronic communication (such as websites for social networking and microblogging) through which users create online communities to share information, ideas,...

National Day of Unplugging: Lets Make it a Habit

National Day of Unplugging: Lets Make it a Habit

Erika Suarez, Podcast Director

March 7, 2019

National Day of Unplugging took place from March 1 to March 2. This national day is described as a "24-hour global respite from technology." The project came up by the Sabbath Manifesto, which was a project of the organization called Reboot. In the Manifesto 'An adaption of our ancestors' ritual of carving...

Savvy, Business Savvy

Do You Have What It Takes?

Cesar E. Gonzalez, Reporter

March 1, 2019

There are few things in mind as the owner and CEO of your own company/business: What appeals to the consumer? Which products are currently selling the most? Is this ‘hot’ or is it ‘not.’ Are your consumers more likely to be male or female? More importantly how one sets to sell their exper...

Super Bowl Halftime show…. boring

Cynthia Olvera, Staff Writer

February 13, 2019

In Atlanta, Super Bowl 53 took place with the New England Patriots taking on the Los Angeles Rams. Although the game wasn’t the story the Halftime show performers and/or potential performers stole the show. The Halftime show performers have been under much controversy since the NFL created a policy...

Why Ben Affleck is the Greatest Live Action Batman

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Sam Garcia, Staff Writer

February 11, 2019

Christian Bale. Michael Keaton. These are the first names to come to mind when you think of Batman. Or more specifically, who the BEST Batman is. Even Adam West's iteration of the Dark Knight, in all its campy glory, is given as much reverence. But there's one name that should - or actually, needs...

Guns & Violence: Are We Really Ready?

There have been 307 mass shooting in 2018, according to the Gun Violence Archive, including the Borderline Bar & Grill shooting in Thousand Oaks.

Cesar Gonzalez, Opinion Editor

November 13, 2018

At any given time or place, an active gun-shooting can happen. Whether it be at your local corner store, favorite family restaurant,  the movie theatre, workplace, or in school. This is the startling truth of the matter.  In the state of California, there have been reports of 31 shootings this ...

Anime Wars: Sub or Dub?

Anime Wars: Sub or Dub?

Erika Suarez, Digital Editor-in-Chief

October 26, 2018

There’s nothing like a good old war between anime sub or dubs. Who is the better successor? Anime fans have battled through this discussion, quite too many times. Both have its advantages, but can one actually be better than the other? Let’s look at the benefits of subtitles: You don’t lose contex...

Should Identity Labels Exist?

Labeling is not always a bad thing. In fact, it is a helpful tool to identify with. Therefore, why should it be a bad thing to label or follow the labels that one can identify with?

Cesar E. Gonzalez, Opinion Editor

October 26, 2018

Topics about labeling have been around for some time now. Whether they should exist or not, at the end of the day society has made it the norm to label people. There are different types of labels, however, it just depends which is preferable for an individual. For example, there are labels to ident...

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