Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Rio Hondo College Newspaper

El Paisano

Review: She-Ra and the Princesses of Power

Danielle Anzures, Reporter November 26, 2018

 Old Show With a New Coat of Paint   When the original She-Ra: Princess of Power came out in the 80s the goal was to sell toys. The show was a spin-off from the He-Man and the Masters of the Universe that was meant to cash in off the success of the predecessor by marketing to little girls. Despite...

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Review: Daredevil Season 3 E. 7-13

Review: Daredevil Season 3 E. 7-13

Luis Gutierrez, Podcast Director November 1, 2018
After watching the first 6 episodes of season 3 you often ask yourself,  “what's going to happen next?” A trend that follows through to the very end, leaving you that much more
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Review: Daredevil Season 3 E. 1-6

Review: Daredevil Season 3 E. 1-6

Luis Gutierrez, Podcast Director October 23, 2018

The long-awaited Season 3 for Daredevil is here! Marvel fans have been waiting to see the Devil of Hell's Kitchen back in action since the Defenders' release. Since then, we’re treated with a handful of different street level heroes. But nothing compares to the beloved Catholic Lawyer Matt Murdock. This...

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These Sunflowers are Waiting for You to Watch Sierra Burgess is a Loser

Jennifer España and Danielle Anzures September 10, 2018

Sierra Burgess is a Loser is a Netflix original film starring Stranger Things alum, Shannon Purser and To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before heartthrob, Noah Centineo. The story follows Sierra Burgess, a high school outcast who struggles with finding herself in a world that cares more about what clothes...

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Amazon, You Need to Take Cosby Off Prime Video Right Now

Amazon, You Need to Take “Cosby” Off Prime Video Right Now

Michael Khuraibet, Digital Editor-in-Chief May 4, 2018

Someone at Amazon missed a very important memo. One week ago, Bill Cosby was convicted of sexual assault. Earlier today, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences voted to expel Cosby and Roman Polanski, another convicted rapist. Yet inexplicably, three of Cosby's television shows are still available...

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Her Worst Enemy is Herself : Jessica Jones Season 2

Her Worst Enemy is Herself : Jessica Jones Season 2

“Hero isn’t a bad word jessica, it's just someone who gives a shit and does something about it.”
Noah Garcia, Associate Editor March 15, 2018

This second season of Jessica Jones  is a 13 episode introspective into the Main character’s psyche as she learns to accept her own feelings.. There’s a certain line that is the most descriptive of the shows message it’s that, “Hero isn’t a bad word jessica, it's just someone who gives a...

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Chris Rock is just the latest comedian to get his very own stand-up comedy on Netflix. Tamborine was released on Feb. 14.

A Comedic Call for Equality and Truth

Ramon Alvarado, Sci. & Tech. Editor February 19, 2018

Chris Rock is back with his first stand-up special in 10 years with the Netflix Original: Tamborine. The Netflix comedy, released Feb. 14 focuses on truth and equality as Rock tackles everything from raising children to American politics. Americans have to be more honest to their children, at least...

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‘The Cloverfield Paradox’ Released on Netflix

‘The Cloverfield Paradox’ Released on Netflix

The Unheard of Announcement and Release of the 3rd Installment of the Cloverfield Franchise.
Anthony Moreno, Reporter February 14, 2018

The third installment of the Cloverfield franchise was released on Netflix last night immediately following Super Bowl LII. The release became the talk of the town seeing as ‘Paradox’ was not even announced until yesterday! Yes, Paramount Pictures and Netflix announced and released a film on the...

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Netflix to Spend $8 Billion in Original Content in 2018

Netflix to Spend $8 Billion in Original Content in 2018

The streaming giant looks to have 50% of it's website to be original content.
Anthony Moreno, Reporter October 25, 2017

Netflix just revealed they plan on spending up to 8 billion dollars in 2018. The streaming service looks to have at least half of the website with original content. This is not the first time Netflix has promised to spend a huge amount of money for originality. This is a pretty big spike from the promised...

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American Vandal: A True-Crime Satire

Recap: Netflix's new series that spoofs Making a Murderer and Serial.
Anthony Moreno, Reporter October 12, 2017

Netflix released a new series on its streaming platform: American Vandal. The series is a satire comedy that takes cues from many true-crime drama television shows. One of the most notable shows that American Vandal imitates is another hit Netflix series that took the country by storm: Making a Murderer....

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The Magic School Bus Rides Again and It’s a Mixed Bag

Danielle Anzures, Reporter October 11, 2017

When watching a piece of media that’s been remade for a newer audience, it’s always important to go in with a fresh mindset. With that being said, Netflix’s The Magic School Bus Rides Again premiered September 29 and it’s rollercoaster of emotions for its viewers, especially for those who grew...

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The Defenders Trailer Break Down

The Defenders Trailer Break Down

Luis Gutierrez, Podcast Director May 9, 2017

May 3rd Marvel dropped a pleasant surprise on all of us. It’s no secret that the Netflix division of Marvel has been building up for sometime now the Defenders with Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage, and Iron Fist. They finally show us some tidbits of the actual defenders now. Based off the first...

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