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The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill turns 18

Terrel Emerson
August 30, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Music, Reviews

In a world full of antidotes and pandas, the people need more substance. Substance is an understatement when discussing how much Lauryn Hill’s album “The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill,” truly was to those who appreciated it.Double major Brianna Merihue said "It depends on wh... Read more »

Netflix series ‘Stranger Things’ is strangely intriguing

Chantal Romero, Platforms Editor
August 28, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews

Netflix has proven to succeed in producing original series like "Orange is the New Black", "House of Cards" and "Hemlock Grove," to name a few. When Netflix announced its newest project, "Stranger Things" it met expectations to be the next great show. Being part of the vast majority who feels let... Read more »

Student releases album

Gustavo Lopez
August 23, 2016
Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Music, Reviews

The light start of the song “Stranger” is a dreamy contrast to the opening lyric, “Yes, you made me hate myself, that’s why I miss you all of the time,” in Gemma Castro’s five-song “Gemma EP” released on Aug. 16. She explained that the opening song represe... Read more »

Dr. Dre is finally back

Dr. Dre is finally back

Grester Celis-Acosta
August 19, 2015
Filed under Campus Life, Reviews

Kept you waiting long? After 16 years of waiting, Dr. Dre has finally released an album, but not Detox. Dre has instead released "Compton The Soundtrack". This album is not only great, but the album yells west coast from start to finish. "Compton The Soundtrack" has a total of 16 tracks, one... Read more »

Straight Outta Resurrected

Straight Outta Resurrected

Grester Celis-Acosta, Managing Editor
August 19, 2015
Filed under Campus Life, Reviews

Straight Outta Compton? More like Straight Out Amazing. The old west coast hip-hop group NWA got a movie after 27 years of their first album released which is considered a classic due to its raw violent lyrics and the depiction of the reality that is Compton, California. The movie did a great job... Read more »

‘Jupiter Ascending’ scrapes bottom of barrel

Carlos Holguin
February 10, 2015
Filed under Arts, Reviews

A train wreck from start to finish, Jupiter Ascending reaches a level of awfulness that may just put it up for worst film of 2015, despite how early in the year it was released.The new film from the Wachoski duo, best known for their work on the Matrix trilogy, Ascending follows the story of Jupiter, ... Read more »

The top 25 Christmas movies of all time

The top 25 Christmas movies of all time

Katherine Grijalva
December 15, 2014
Filed under Arts, Reviews

Christmas is the season to get together, drink some hot cocoa and sit back and relax as the temperature drops.What better way to celebrate the holiday season than by watching some of the greatest Christmas movies of all time?From It's a Wonderful Life to Arthur Christmas, each movie has earned its respec... Read more »

Master Chief Collection really is ‘legendary’

Julien Galvan, Staff Writer
November 19, 2014
Filed under Arts, Reviews

During the Microsoft press conference at E3 of 2014, 343 industries took the stage to make a special announcement. "Halo: The Master Chief Collection" was a title that made many gamers rejoice at its announcement, but did it meet its expectations? The Master Chief collection is a compilation of four... Read more »

‘Advanced Warfare’ takes risks that make game fun

Grester Celis-Acosta, Opinion Editor
November 19, 2014
Filed under Arts, Reviews

  November is here again, and for most gamers that means it is Call of Duty season. This year Activision released its newest version on the blockbuster shooter called Call of Duty Advanced Warfare. And I've got to say, this game is a ton of fun. This newest Call of Duty brings many necessa... Read more »

Comikaze takes over Los Angeles

Comikaze takes over Los Angeles

Nicolette Aguirre, Associate Arts Editor
November 4, 2014
Filed under Arts, Editor's Picks, Reviews

BANG! POW! ZING! Stan Lee’s Comikaze hit the Los Angeles Convention Center for three superb days. It began last Friday and ended Sunday, attracting three times as much people this year than last year, which had about 55,000 attendees. Comikaze is quickly expanding annually, not only with fans, but... Read more »

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