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Univision’s ‘Like The Legend’s Debut is Complete Garbage

Eunice Barron, Staff Writer

October 24, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews

Univision premiered Televisa's new telenovela series, "Like La Leyenda", on Oct.14 with high hopes of repeating the success and phenomenon that "Rebelde" (2004) achieved, but the new series failed to do so with their cast, plot and music. "Like La Leyenda" had the potential to become very successful...

Jamie Lee Curtis, the ‘Halloween’ queen

Jasmine Martinez, News Editor

October 24, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies, Reviews

With a dash of nostalgia and plenty of Easter eggs, the latest film in the “Halloween” franchise falls short in the horror department, but makes up for it with Jamie Lee Curtis’ character, Laurie Strode’s unwavered determination to end Michael Myers. Curtis and Nick Castle reprise their roles...

Everyone should be able to dress sexy without harrassment

Everyone should be able to dress sexy without harrassment

Bianca Martinez, Editor-in-Chief

October 24, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Bianca Bitches

It’s Halloween night, you are at a party, you have some crappy flat beer in a red Solo cup, you are dressed as something culturally insensitive or unoriginally pathetic, such as a shirt that has the word costume on it and this woman walks in wearing a sexy nurse costume. Now, your first primitive...

Netflix’s ‘Daredevil’ Season 3 is a must-watch!

Karen Miramontes, Staff Writer

October 24, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews

'Daredevil's third season had a rough start, but quickly picked up the pace with its notable quick action scenes, amazing storytelling and well-written characters that make this season the best one by far! This season provides a dark and emotional roller-coaster of redemption for each of characters,...

Music department faculty showcase demonstrated talent of music instructors

Bianca Martinez, Editor-in-Chief

October 24, 2018


Filed under Arts, Arts & Entertainment, Music

Music department faculty members and students showcased their talent and penchant for jazz music alongside guest Yamaha artist and jazz pianist, Tamir Hendelman during the 2018 Jazz Showcase held in the Burnight Center Theater on Oct. 18. The event was coordinated by music department chair, Andrew...

‘The Hate You Give’ shines a light on racial tensions

Christopher Martinez, Staff Writer

October 22, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies, Reviews

"The Hate You Give" is an amazing platform to speak out for those who cannot do so themselves who have been affected by racial tensions. Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'HOktKJIsSz5ngPH_1DWKqg',sig:'hvH35f5jZdZZwAouz...

Marukan’s fifth annual culinary arts competition welcomes high school contestants

Marukan’s fifth annual culinary arts competition welcomes high school contestants

Elizabeth Corcoles, Arts & Entertainment Editor

October 22, 2018


Filed under Arts, Arts & Entertainment

High school contestants were given the chance to compete with current Cerritos College students in the Culinary Arts program and alumni of the program for the first time at the Marukan Cup of Culinary Excellence on Oct. 19. While the categories were judged by division, the prizes remained the same. Chef...

‘Making a Murderer: Part 2’ Is Hopeless

Guadalupe Zaragoza, Staff Writer

October 22, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews

With episodes ranging from an hour to two in Steven Avery's case, part 2 of Netflix's "Making a Murderer," is a creation of draining advocacy. The series is meant to continue with the hope of a man who was wrongly convicted and imprisoned. While filmmakers Moira Demos and Laura Ricciardi's new...

‘The Conner’s spinoff lacks potential without Roseanne

Eunice Barron, Staff Writer

October 21, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews

ABC premiered "The Conners" on Oct. 16, with high hopes and expectations, but without their matriarch Roseanne, the series lacked potential and excitement within their plot. Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'KT_Y...

Understanding the Chicano student movement at Cerritos College

Rebecca Aguila, Staff Writer

October 19, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

The Chicano and Chicano studies department seeks to increase the understanding and valuing the historic and cultural significance of Mexican-American and Latina(o) communities here at Cerritos College on Oct. 16. As Latinas and Latinos entered the Learning Resource Center to listen in on professor...

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