Talon Marks

Playing the Game: Valentine’s Day

Bianca Hull and Kianna Znika

February 13, 2019

Filed under Opinion

Hallmark played you didn’t they? They fed you lies that Valentine’s Day equates to love and you really thought that they’re taking you on this date because they wanted to spend the rest of their life with you or something. Here’s a reality check for you: it's just a date. While there are many...

Everyone is loved by someone

Stephanies Guerrero

February 26, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Valentine’s Day is here and for a lot of people it feels like a special holiday for them and their significant other.Yes, it can be thought of as a special holiday, but not necessarily just for one person and their romantic partner. Feb. 14 is considered to be a special day for couples. A day whe...

All you need is non-conforming love

All you need is non-conforming love

Jasmine Martinez

February 13, 2018

Filed under Editorial, Opinion

Valentine’s Day has snuck up on us once more, and with the holiday comes the same, tired media plots and advertisements that exclude queer people in favor of pandering to the majority heterosexual audience. Every ad is just trying to serve its purpose, which is to sell a product. How does a company...

Screw the exclusionary theme of Valentine’s Day

Jose Flores

February 12, 2018

Filed under Opinion

Don’t let today’s version of romantic Valentine’s Day ruin the holiday for you. Valentine’s Day doesn’t have to be celebrated by only those who are in some kind of committed relationship. We could learn something from the Norfolk's myth about this holiday. The people of Norwich, acco...

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