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Self Love vs. Narcissism

Self Love vs. Narcissism

Autumn Lewis

November 22, 2017


Filed under Lifestyles, Opinion, People Speak

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...

Give Stop Motion Animation More Attention

Give Stop Motion Animation More Attention

Danielle Anzures, Staff Writer

November 22, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Animated films get the short end of the stick in recent years. Most critics and moviegoers feel it’s only for kids or ignore the value it has as a piece of art. The past few years have seen a gradual shift in the general public giving animation more attention and respect. This is probably due in p...

Actress Gabrielle Union Rants About Sexual Reciprocation On Twitter

Actress Gabrielle Union Rants About Sexual Reciprocation On Twitter

Autumn Lewis, Reporter

October 25, 2017


Filed under Lifestyles, Opinion, People Speak, Top Stories

"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...

It’s All About Experience

It’s All About Experience

Danielle Anzures, A&E Editor

October 25, 2017


Filed under Opinion

This phrase tends to be used as a rebuttal when debating whether if people should date someone older than themselves and to some extent it’s true. Age isn’t necessarily a problem for everyone, as long as everyone in the relationship is consenting and of legal age, but issues can come later on....

“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
https://youtu.be/LunHybOKIjU

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,...

The Issue with the Friend Zone Mentality

The Issue with the Friend Zone Mentality

Danielle Anzures, A&E Editor

October 11, 2017


Filed under Opinion

"Friend Zone" is a phrase that is fairly new to the world first appearing in a Friends episode from the 90s. Despite its recent origins, the expression is fairly well-known and has inspired videos and memes revolving around the topic. The issue with the word is that it is often used as a way to shame...

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...

Are Disney Princesses Good Role Models

Are Disney Princesses Good Role Models

Danielle Anzures, A&E Editor

October 10, 2017


Filed under Opinion

Disney princesses, especially ones from the beginning generation, tend to get a bad rap when it comes to being good role models for children, primarily young girls. Often time it’s common to see critics tear down these popular characters and go over the reasons they aren’t good representation. Snow Wh...

Miley Cyrus ‘Younger Now’ Album Review

Miley Cyrus ‘Younger Now’ Album Review

Anthony Moreno, Reporter

October 10, 2017


Filed under A&E, Opinion, Top Stories

Miley Cyrus just released her sixth studio album on Friday. 'Younger Now' has a country pop feel and is definitely a departure from all past iterations of Cyrus. We all know Miley Cyrus as Hannah Montana. The hit Disney series went for four seasons and spawned a music superstar. After Hannah Montana...

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


Filed under Lifestyles, News, Opinion, People Speak, Top Stories

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...

Fenty Beauty is it worth it or not?

Fenty Beauty is it worth it or not?

Stephanie Medina, Staff writer

September 17, 2017


Filed under Lifestyles, Opinion, Top Stories

September 8 took the beauty world by storm. Fenty Beauty was released in 150 countries and had people waiting in line for hours to get their hands on the collection. Fenty, a diverse new makeup company created by pop megastar Rihanna, had a stellar debut and it's not hard to see why. With 40 shades...

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