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Movies must accurately depict characters with low self-esteem

Movies must accurately depict characters with low self-esteem

Bianca Martinez

September 19, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Columns

Everyone is beautiful and valid, and their insecurities are not a plotline for cheesy-ass rom-coms, and should not be patronized by quirky characters portraying a watered down version of someone living with low self-esteem.Low self-esteem isn't some teen girl sighing while holding the natural excess sk...

‘The End’ of times of AHS is not that frightening

Eunice Barron, Staff Writer

September 19, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews

One of fall's most anticipated series, "American Horror Story: Apocalypse," premiered with much excitement, but it was a disappointment due to it not being sufficiently scary and disturbing as expected. Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function...

Mac Miller Will Remain a Legend

Guadalupe Zaragoza, Staff Writer

September 15, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Features, Music

Producer and rapper Mac Miller, 26, was found dead on Sept. 7 from an apparent drug overdose in his San Fernando home in Studio City, CA. Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'SCZ20MNFQmBoWFi9Ulbbwg',sig:'_LZfsqx41yfHxs26v...

Upcoming gigs in the Los Angeles area

Elizabeth Corcoles, Arts & Entertainment Editor

September 12, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Music

Veteran and new concert goers, be prepared for these concerts coming to Southern California. The experience is sure to create a memorable night. Here are some upcoming concerts: First and foremost, Phoenix, the indie-pop band from Versailles, France, are continuing their five day residency at th...

‘Sierra Burgess is a Loser’ could’ve been better

Guadalupe Zaragoza, Staff Writer

September 12, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews

Netflix original "Sierra Burgess Is a Loser" is one of the latest young adult modern Rom-Coms that streamed on Sept. 7, delivering admirable messages of self-acceptance and self-confidence towards young individuals. http://gty.im/1025422168 It centers on Sierra Burgess, played by the brilliant...

Garner makes dazzling return to big screen with ‘Peppermint’ film

Naila Salguero, Staff Writer

September 12, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Movies, Reviews

http://gty.im/1024971538 Refreshing as a peppermint, it’s nice to see Jennifer Garner back on the big screen as the lead role in an action movie. Since her breakout role as Sydney Bristow in the television series "Alias," it has been over a decade since we’ve seen Garner in a thriller movie. She...

Beauty trends aren’t just for the upper class

Beauty trends aren’t just for the upper class

Bianca Martinez

September 12, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Columns

High fashion trends. Now those few words may seem intimidating at first as they are synonymous with the upper class, however, the concept that high fashion is reserved only for the insanely rich is asinine.Everyone should be allowed to participate in and enjoy fashion and beauty trends, and this fash...

Netflix’s ‘Atypical’ Season 2 keeps getting better and better!

Karen Miramontes, Staff Writer

September 11, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Reviews

Netflix's newest season of "Atypical" focuses on the importance of becoming independent and surrounding yourself with people that care about you. The uniqueness of the series is about the main character, a teenage boy with autism, Sam Gardner, played by Keir Gilchrist, as he navigates through life, romance...

Deep time art gallery: the impact humans are leaving behind

Deep time art gallery: the impact humans are leaving behind

Elizabeth Corcoles, Arts & Entertainment Editor

September 1, 2018


Filed under Arts, Arts & Entertainment

Cerritos College hosted its opening reception of the art gallery, “Geo-Ontological: Artists Contemplating Deep Time” in the Fine Arts Building and will be showcasing the entire month of September. The art gallery's opening day was Aug. 28 and will continue onto Oct. 5. Ten artists and their...

Bianca Bitches: What women want

Bianca Bitches: What women want

Bianca Martinez, Editor-in-Chief

August 29, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Columns

Hi, are you a male sexually attracted to the female gender? If the answer is yes, find a comfortable locale, take a seat and learn the answer to the age old question, “what do women want from a man?” 1. Don’t mansplain. I once had a boyfriend who used to mansplain on a daily basis until one d...

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