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Are The Oscars Legitimate?

Are The Oscars Legitimate?

Eric Garcia, Editor

March 26, 2018


Filed under A and E, Opinions

For many people, the ultimate validation of a film’s success is whether the film has received or was nominated for an Academy Award or an Oscar.  Jacob Ninomiya (12) says, “It really is a deciding factor for movie night.” However, there have been instances in the past where a film has deserve...

The Google Effect

The Google Effect

Caitlyn Truong, Photojournalist

March 26, 2018


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In the era of digitality and modernism, technology becomes a useful tool utilized by nearly all who may afford it. Technology, whether it be in the form of a phone or computer, has diffused exponentially across the world; as it does so, it is accompanied by unforeseen effects on both society and the...

First Dates…

First Dates…

Grace KIm, Photojournalist

March 26, 2018


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As a high school student, dates are usually to the movies, bonfires by the beach, or to the nearest fair. In fact, having to plan the perfect, yet student budget date can be quite tricky. Not to worry, here are three date night ideas that are affordable and perfect for making first impressions.   High...

Bruno Mars Accused of Culture Appropriation

Bruno Mars Accused of Culture Appropriation

Alyssa Pepito, Photojournalist

March 20, 2018


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According to the Cambridge Dictionary, cultural appropriation can be defined as "the act of taking or using things from a culture that is not your own, especially without showing that you understand or respect this culture." Recently, popular singer, Bruno Mars, has been accused of cultural appropriati...

What’s Trending at Yorba Linda High School

Grace Kim, Photojournalist

March 18, 2018


Filed under A and E, Showcase

Whether it is the latest fashion statement or viral videos, Yorba Linda High Schools students make sure to keep up with the trend. Memes: Obama Portrait memes: Obama revealed his presidential portrait by Kehinde Wiley in the month of February. Even with such a  historic portrait, internet use...

90th Annual Academy Awards: Recap

90th Annual Academy Awards: Recap

Emily Ito, Photojournalist

March 15, 2018


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The 90th Academy Awards was a ceremony filled with memorable moments, political discussion, and of course, recognition of the best cinematography this year. The event was held on March 4 and was filled with both serious and light-hearted topics. As of recent, award ceremonies in Hollywood have become major ...

Every Day Movie Review

Every Day Movie Review

Alexis Wilens, Photojournalist

March 15, 2018


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Imagine waking up in a new body every single day. Well, that is the premise of the movie Every Day. This movie is actually based off of the New York Times bestseller, Every Day, by David Levithan. Some of the main characters are played by Angourie Rice and Justice Smith. These characters were engaging ...

Call Me By Your Name: Promoting Pedophilia?

Call Me By Your Name: Promoting Pedophilia?

Gabby McCutchan, Photojournalist

March 15, 2018


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Call Me By Your Name, a novel-turned-movie has been turning heads left and right, raising eyebrows suspiciously since the film has been released. Since the movie hit theaters in the US in January, many people have been pointing out the significant age gap between the two main characters, which happens to...

Black Panther Rises

Black Panther Rises

Caitlyn Truong, Photojournalist

March 14, 2018


Filed under A and E, Opinions

On its opening weekend, millions of fans poured into their local movie theaters to watch one of the most diversified superhero cast on the big screen, generating a record-breaking $202 million. On its fourth weekend, Black Panther surpassed $1 billion as well as all expectations for the movie. Black Panther is one of M...

American Idol Comeback Recap

American Idol Comeback Recap

Stephen Serrano, Section Editor

March 12, 2018


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The most successful singing talent competition is back on TV after a two-year break. Now showing on ABC, previously aired on Fox, American Idol has revolutionized reality television forever. The original series was from 2002-2016 with the “Farewell Season” airing as the 15th season. For eight consecutive...

How To Live A Healthy Life Style

How To Live A Healthy Life Style

January 22, 2018


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From a young age, we have been told to eat our fruits, vegetables, drink a lot of water and get our daily exercise. But as you get older, many people began to neglect their health. They start developing bad habits not just with eating choices but with habits that are harmful to your health.   T...

Christmas ‘Round the Globe

Christmas ‘Round the Globe

Sanaz Kharazmi, Photojournalist

January 22, 2018


Filed under A and E, Uncategorized

In America, where every holiday (especially Christmas) is exaggerated and capitalized, Americans are mostly familiar with material celebrations. Typically, many are mostly concerned with the brilliant lights, spectacular shows, festivities, parties, and decor. In fact, according to Lauren Salley (12)...

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