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Five inexpensive Valentine’s Day ideas

Five inexpensive Valentine’s Day ideas

Marilyn Parra, Co-Online Editor

February 13, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Valentines day is on the 14th and we all know how pricy it can be. Nowadays everyone buys the chocolate heart candy, red roses and stuffed bears, but honestly the quality and price of these cliche items are overpriced and corny. To help your wallet here are several creative ideas to do on Valentines...

Bianca Bitches: Do’s and dont’s of V-Day

Bianca Martinez, Freelance Writer

February 13, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Bianca Bitches, Columns

Individuals are scurrying about to find mediocre presents to give their mates. Single people are shouting, “I don’t need anybody, I love myself” in a drunken, embittered manner in some dingy bar. Those in the friendzone are rejected yet again because the other person has the balls to lead...

Ariana Grande shows her vulnerable yet savage side with new album “thank u, next”

Ariana Grande shows her vulnerable yet savage side with new album “thank u, next”

Tiara White, Staff Writer

February 13, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Music, Reviews

Less than six months after Ariana Grande dropped her Grammy winning album “Sweetener,” she came back as her most authentic and savage self on Feb. 8 with another non-skippable album full of pure and raw emotion, “thank u, next." While “Sweetener” highlights Grande’s process of picking...

The 61st Annual Grammy Awards salutes women and diversity

The 61st Annual Grammy Awards salutes women and diversity

Eunice Barron, Co-Online Editor

February 13, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Music, Reviews

CBS broadcasted the 61st annual Grammy Awards on Feb. 10, which sensationally demonstrated both the celebration of cultural diversity and female empowerment, despite some minor flaws during the event. The Grammys was mainly focused on empowering women by including the Gender-equality theme stole the...

The outstanding brilliance of Russian Doll’s twist on a horror dramedy

The outstanding brilliance of Russian  Doll’s twist on a horror dramedy

Guadalupe Zaragoza, A & E Editor

February 10, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies, Reviews

The new existential Netflix dramedy series, Russian Doll, is different in which it fulfills a satisfying ending, rather than TV shows nowadays which go on and on before getting to its point. It shares such a power of recurrence. The show provides a basic premise for the eight episodes in which the...

Netflix’s ‘Ted Bundy Tapes’ series leaves a shocking revelation

Netflix’s ‘Ted Bundy Tapes’ series leaves a shocking revelation

Guadalupe Zaragoza, Arts and Entertainment Editor

January 30, 2019


Filed under Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Features, Movies, Reviews, Top Stories

Known as the 30th anniversary of Ted Bundy's death by electric chair, Netflix premiered the most compelling yet horrific four-part docuseries "Conversations with a Killer: The Ted Bundy Tapes" on Jan. 24. The documentary series fulfills an explanation of how this convicted rapist and mass murderer...

Metalcore to Pop- Bring me the Horizon’s New Sound

Metalcore to Pop- Bring me the Horizon’s New Sound

Julissa Villalobos, Staff Writer

January 30, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Music, Reviews

Taking a drastic turn, Bring Me the Horizon has released their first pop album, yes dare I say POP album, “Amo” on Jan. 25. Although the desire was a metal album, "Amo" did not disappoint. It delivered. Tarring away from their metalcore roots BMTH has their fans questioning the future of this...

Bianca Bitches: Boohoo she’s brown, get over it

Bianca Bitches: Boohoo she’s brown, get over it

Bianca Martinez, Freelance Writer

January 30, 2019


Filed under Bianca Bitches, Columns, Movies, Opinion

You are surfing through Netflix, looking for something to watch, you pass over the streaming service’s selection of original movies and you stop on “Roma.” Everyone is talking about and applauding Alfonso Cuarón’s “Roma,” so you press play. Onscreen appears a beautiful woman with a...

Fox’s Rent not so ‘live’ is spectacularly delightful

Fox’s Rent not so ‘live’ is spectacularly delightful

Eunice Barron, Co-Online editor

January 30, 2019


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies, Music, Reviews

Fox's live adaptation production of the 1996 Tony Award-winning broadway musical, Rent premiered Jan. 27, which promised to deliver a spectacular nostalgic performance in which it did despite of not being "Live" as it was expected. "Rent: Live" made it's theatrical debut on the small screen as a television...

J. Cole is back again with new hit “Middle Child”

J. Cole is back again with new hit “Middle Child”

Guadalupe Zaragoza, Arts and Entertainment Editor

January 26, 2019


Filed under Arts, Music, Reviews

With the release of his song "Middle Child" on Jan. 23, J. Cole has definitely put the rap game on notice, as well as left fans asking for more. The song was produced by Cole and T-Minus who worked together last year on "Kevin's Heart" and 6LACK's and Cole's "Pretty Little Fears." It continues...

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