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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...

PewDiePie vs Wall Street Journal

PewDiePie vs Wall Street Journal

Luis Gutierrez, Staff Writer

March 8, 2017


Filed under A&E

The famous YouTuber known as PewDiePie (Felix Kjellberg) has been the main target of Wall Street Journal lately. With his content not as family friendly as certain people would like. It has definitely gotten him into some trouble. With a recent article published about him forcing major companies like...

The treatment of 2D animation against 3D animation

The treatment of 2D animation against 3D animation

Danielle Anzures, Staff Writer

October 19, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Animation has taken some big strives since it first emerged in the 1900s, both in animation and storytelling, but with all this change it can leave a desire for the old. While 2D animation isn’t extinct, as it's still a main medium for cartoons, on the big screen the numbers of 2D films is dying ou...

‘Zootopia’ is an important discussion on race relations in America

‘Zootopia’ is an important discussion on race relations in America

Diego Crespo, Opinion Editor

April 14, 2016


Filed under A&E

Disney's animated properties tend to be generally well received regardless of actual quality. Not to say any of their films are individually terrible or subpar, but some have been significantly better than others and a handful of them are surprisingly tame in terms of theme and maturity. Thankfully th...

Disney College Program accepting applications for Fall 2016

Disney College Program accepting applications for Fall 2016

Ryan Guerrero, Managing Editor

February 11, 2016


Filed under News Briefs & Upcoming Events

The Disney College Program is now accepting applications for Fall 2016. Rio Hondo students who are interested in applying for the internship program must attend the information session on Feb. 17 in SS305 at 1:30 p.m. The world-famous Disney internship allows students to experience the internship...

Movie Review: Big Hero 6

Movie Review: Big Hero 6

Alejandro Simental, Opinion Editor

February 8, 2015


Filed under A&E

Rating: 4/5   This movie is not just for kids but also for the whole family, people of all ages. Like most recent Disney movies, we see a lot of emotions from the characters ranging from love and happiness to vengeance and despair. The main character Hiro Hamada is a recent high school grad...

Monsters University thrives as Pixar’s first prequel

Monsters University thrives as Pixar’s first prequel

Krystyn Bristol, Editor in Chief

June 22, 2013


Filed under A&E, Top Stories

The long awaited prequel to Disney's 2001 classic Monsters, Inc. hit theaters this past weekend with anticipation from a mass fan base who were highly knowledgeable of Pixar's ability to produce stunning sequels. Monsters University is the very first prequel to be released by the acclaimed Pixar...

Disney’s Very First Valentines Celebration

Disney’s Very First Valentines Celebration

Krystyn Bristol

February 11, 2013


Filed under A&E

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...

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