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Movie Review: Truth or Dare

Movie Review: Truth or Dare

Emily Ito, Photojournalist

April 24, 2018


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Blumhouse Productions has brought yet another addition to the horror film genre with their newest production, Truth or Dare. The film was released on April 26 and was decidedly unimpressive. Starring well known television stars such as Lucy Hale (Pretty Little Liars) and Tyler Posey (Teen Wolf), the movie ...

Alex Inc.

Alex Inc.

Nicole Gagnon, Photojournalist

April 18, 2018


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Just recently, Zach Braff’s new show Alex Inc., hit the television channel, ABC, on March 28 at 8:30 ET, and has taken awe to audiences watching it at home. Previously, Braff starred on the sensational show, Scrubs, which lasted for a total of nine seasons. In this television series, he was able to...

Behind the Scenes of Strange National Holidays

Behind the Scenes of Strange National Holidays

Caitlyn Truong, Photojournalist

April 15, 2018


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Unbeknownst to many, every day is a different “national” holiday. From National Tortellini Day to National Create a Vacuum Day, each day celebrates strangely specific people, actions, or objects. Although they are not officially a part of the calendar, most of these “holidays” have interesting...

Love, Simon Loves Love

Love, Simon Loves Love

Caitlyn Truong, Photojournalist

April 11, 2018


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While Love, Simon appears to have every element of a cliche teenage high school drama, it leaves an impact beyond the predictable storyline. With a racially diverse cast and truly relatable characters, Love, Simon is a successful trailblazer as one of the first mainstream movies to spotlight the LGBTQ+ co...

Movie Review: The Strangers: Prey at Night

Movie Review: The Strangers: Prey at Night

Gabby McCutchan, Photojournalist

April 8, 2018


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Based off a completely true story, The Strangers: Prey At Night is a sequel to the 2008 film The Strangers. The movie focuses on the story of a family in deep discontent at their relations with each other, and in a poor attempt to mend their broken nuclear family, the parents decide to take a road tr...

The Starr Gets Knighted

The Starr Gets Knighted

Eric Garcia, Editor

March 30, 2018


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He has a new name. Sir Ringo. Ringo Starr (Richard Starkey) was recently knighted for his contributions to music. The knighthood was confirmed in Queen Elizabeth’s New Year’s Honors list. Ringo Starr is best known has the drummer from The Beatles. His drumming and singing was as distinct as the...

Super Smash Brothers Makes the Switch

Super Smash Brothers Makes the Switch

Eric Garcia, Editor

March 30, 2018


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It’s official.  Super Smash Brothers is coming to the Nintendo Switch. During the latest edition of Nintendo Direct on March 8th, the game was confirmed to be coming. The announcement was saved for the end of the presentation and teased as one more game to look at. In the announcement trailer, the Inklin...

On My Block Review

On My Block Review

Alyssa Pepito, Photojournalist

March 29, 2018


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Netflix is considered the most popular streaming service used around the world and they always know how to capture the audience’s attention. On March 16, they released a new Netflix Original show to offer to viewers. This show titled On My Block is a new coming-of-age drama which focuses solely on th...

Are The Oscars Legitimate?

Are The Oscars Legitimate?

Eric Garcia, Editor

March 26, 2018


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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...

The Newest Bachelorette

The Newest Bachelorette

Nicole Gagnon, Photojournalist

March 26, 2018


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As the intense season of  “The Bachelor” comes to an end, the entire Bachelor Nation fanbase had been completely taken by awe in what Arie Luyendyk Jr. decided to do. Although Mr. Luyendyk had shown his confusion on who he would choose throughout the entire season, what he decided to do next surpri...

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...

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