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Fans of Rick and Morty were fooled on April Fools Day

Marck Parra

April 5, 2017

In an ultimate April Fool's Day prank, creators of the hugely popular cartoon, "Rick and Morty," released the highly-anticipated first episode of the third season on April 1st to the confusing and disbelief of fans."Rick and Morty" is a show on Adult Swim about an alcoholic, mad scientist (Rick) and his nervous, low-confidence grandson (Morty) that sees...

Lana del Rey announces album and witchcraft

Benjamin Garcia

April 5, 2017

Some suspected it in the music video Born To Die -- where she sits on a throne, dressed like Baphomet -- has sex on an altar (a car) -- and chants verses resembling Freemason initiation rituals. She hinted to it in the song, The Blackest Day: "You should've known better/ Than to have to let her/ Get you under her spell of the weather./ I got yo...

Mildly Powered Rangers

Carlos Holguin

April 3, 2017

Amid cries of ruined childhoods and Hollywood cash grabs, Saban's Power Rangers proved that it was just in fact a movie and not the end of the world for viewers.In fact, the best way to summarize Power Rangers would be that it is neither great or horrible, but it simply is just a movie. The kind that you watch in theaters and leave saying "that was...

Student Showcase sheds light on Applied Music Program

Dennis Osorio

April 3, 2017

The college hosted a classical music show case on Thursday, March 30, to show family members and other audiences the applied students who were awarded with scholarships such as the Scott Henderson Memorial Scholarships for Anna Lopez, Crystal Machado and Phillip Varela; Pepsi Scholarships to Chelsie Lee and Henry Mock; and the Music Teachers Association of...

Band and Orchestra Concert put on an emotional set of performances

Bianca Martinez

March 29, 2017

A cacophony of excited parental chatter intermingled with the undeniable sound of instruments being tuned and musicians warming up as Cerritos Student Center was home to a musical showcase Tuesday March 21.The showcase better known as the Exchange Concert featured the musical prowess of local district band programs, these local schools being not only ...

Spring Serenade showcases students talents

Benjamin Garcia

March 29, 2017

"I hope more people will come next time," Director of chorale and vocal studies Anna Demichelle said, "We had a very nice house today and the more these students perform, the better it is for them, so we are going to try to do this once every semester." Applied music instructor Rhonda Dillon teaches six of the 12 vocal students showcased on Sunday, M...

The new Beauty and the Beast falls short to expectations

Briana Velarde

March 29, 2017

Second week and Beauty and the Beast is still dominating box office.This version of the film is quite similar in structure of the plot.The film had a strong production design and the large musical set pieces. I can’t think of a musical in a long time that had such satisfyingly staged musical sequences. Be Our Guest, Belle, and Gaston were the par...

Passion Latina’s twins Idar and Jessica Ramos come to life in a Día De Los Muertos Folklóricio dance event.

Passion Latina gives back

March 29, 2017

Mireya Placencia, an EOPs English tutor, grew up to be different from other girls, she experienced music differently than others...

Lab technicians express art through photography

Perla Lara

March 29, 2017

Lab technicians, to students, to artist to showcase the multiple roles that a person has is seldom easy to do. This year with one exhibit titled La Ayuda, the help. The six photography lab technicians joined together to showcase their art; for everyone who attended the Foundation for Art Resources Bazaar event to see. The six photography lab technicians...

Don’t Sleep on “More Life”

Michael Cueto

March 27, 2017

October's very own Drake gives us, "More Life," which includes guest appearances by Kanye West, 2 Chainz, Young Thug, Quavo, Giggs and Sampha. None of these artists disappointed in delivery, however, lyrically I felt they could have delivered more. The album contains great samplings reminiscent of timeless classics such as "Devotion" by Earth, Wind, ...

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