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The #1 student news site of Yorba Linda High School

The Wrangler

The #1 student news site of Yorba Linda High School

The Wrangler

The Indio-based festival welcomes concert-goers, music lovers, celebrities, and influencers with their vastly decorated festival grounds.

In the Heart of the Oasis: Coachella 2024

Noelle Wu, Editor April 20, 2024

The air is buzzing with anticipation as music lovers navigate the vibrant oasis nestled in the sun-kissed heart of California’s desert landscape. Celebrities, influencers, and your average music connoisseur...

With all eyes directed at media in our technologically-connected world, the importance of media representation is more pertinent than ever.

Diversifying Media: The Art of Inclusive Representation

Noelle Wu, Editor February 29, 2024

Media intake is inevitable. It creeps its way into our lives daily, whether it’s through advertisements, news, books, or social media. However, the one branch in the industry that might be seen the most...

Excessive haul culture may contribute to pollution, unrealistic expectations, and overconsumption.

The Dark Underbelly of Haul Culture

Noelle Wu, Editor January 21, 2024

As our new-found tradition of doom scrolling persists, one may likely stumble down the gaping rabbit hole of haul culture. In this online phenomenon, individuals showcase their recent purchases and material...

Closed captions are often on in every movie-viewing household. Here’s why.

Subtitles: The Modern Crutch in the Digital Age

Noelle Wu, Editor December 12, 2023

According to a survey on closed captions and subtitles, 70% of respondents in the generation said they use closed captions "most of the time" compared to 53% of Millennials, 38% of Gen X, and 35% of...

Laufey amasses over 500 million streams across all platforms, known for her modern twist to genres such as jazz, bossa nova, and classical music.

Bewitched in a Jazz Revival: How Laufey Introduces Jazz to a Younger Audience

Noelle Wu, Editor December 7, 2023

“I wish it would slow down Even for a second I'm so old now Left my adolescence” Singer-songwriter Laufey poetically encapsulates the feeling of a fleeting life through her song “Slow...

While sale-shopping on Black Friday, it is crucial to be skeptical.

Black Friday: The Art of Sale-Savvy Skepticism

Noelle Wu, Editor November 1, 2023

November hallmarks can be epitomized in blushing foliage, the emergence of chunky knits, lavish Thanksgiving feasts, and pumpkin spice galore. But for avid shoppers, gift givers, and sale finders, the...

Millions of Swifties gather for Taylor Swift’s Eras Tour dressed to the nines and supplied with friendship bracelets.

The Musical Madness of Concert Culture

Noelle Wu, Editor October 25, 2023

Serial concert going has become a raging pandemic; as widely seen in the series of Taylor Swift’s “The Eras” tour shows, hitting every single concert of a particular artist or sequence of artists...

Trader Joes’ “New Products” section features the latest foodie fall essentials.

Cinnamon, Spice, & Trader Joes’ Fall Paradise

Noelle Wu, Editor October 9, 2023

Trader Joe's: a name that may mean a grocery store, but also the all-encompassing food by the standards of the novelty and niche, it is an attribute that has scored the beloved chain a cult-like customer...

Your high school career at YLHS may have passed in the blink of an eye.

Our Fleeting Youth

Noelle Wu, Photojournalist May 30, 2023

Think about where you are in your life right now. Several years ago, did it seem inconceivable that you would reach this point in your life? Now that it’s here, does it feel like life is going at 2x...

Several main food corporations own, manage, and maintain dozens of subsidiary brands.

Food Brands Play Monopoly

Noelle Wu, Photojournalist May 30, 2023

The illusion of choice convinces humans that they have control over their own actions. The illusion may exist in the likeliest places such as advertising and marketing, but even in the unlikeliest places...

The discussion of boundaries is a necessity in any relationship.

The Affectionate “Un-affection” of Best Friends

Noelle Wu, Photojournalist May 30, 2023

Oftentimes, best friends may have a 5-year-long relationship but have barely 10 photos together, or hugging one another may feel unnatural. Two conclusions that many formulate are that either they have...

The Source in Buena Park offers a variety of bites, desserts, and drinks. 

A Korean potato-mozzarella corn dog.

Best Places to Eat at The Source

Noelle Wu, Photojournalist May 30, 2023

The Source in Buena Park is a popular hangout and meal spot for all ages! Filled with gift shops, clothing shops, stationery shops, makeup stores, restaurants, cafes, and more, the outdoor mall generates...

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