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Flatliners

Flatliners

Wayne Chan, Editor

October 17, 2017


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Disclaimer: This article reveals twists and important details integral to the plot. Flatliners is a great film and an amalgam of the science fiction genre and the horror/ thriller genre. A group of top notch medical students push the limits of life and death by committing suicide and immediately resusc...

A Concert to Remember

A Concert to Remember

Juliette Fournier, Photojournalist

October 16, 2017


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On October 27th, 2017, Linkin Park will be performing at the Hollywood Bowl in memory of the death of their lead singer, Chester Bennington. All around the world, fans of Linkin Park were devastated to hear about the suicide of the lead singer Chester Bennington. He was found on July 20th, 2017 at his...

Music Video Controversy

Music Video Controversy

Amanda Chung, Photojournalist

October 16, 2017


Filed under A and E, Opinions

XXXtentacion is a rising star in the rap scene who is notoriously known for his hard music and the vulgar language in his music. Nevertheless, he still has a huge following, and it continues to grow as he rises to fame. In recent years, many controversies surrounding him in the past few years has co...

Movie Review: “Friend Request”

Movie Review: “Friend Request”

Bita Zadeh, Photojournalist

October 10, 2017


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  Friend Request is the best-worst horror film of 2016. It’s a cyber thriller that keeps you at the edge of your seat. It starts with an intriguing idea - exploring the downsides to social media - but it quickly just follows the routine setups of most typical uninspired ghost stories. It is...

Macklemore’s “Glorious” Return with Solo “Gemini”

Macklemore’s “Glorious” Return with Solo “Gemini”

Caitlyn Truong, Photojournalist

October 10, 2017


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Grammy-award winning rapper Macklemore released Gemini, his first solo album in 12 years, on September 22. The album debuted and peaked at number two on Billboard’s Hot 200 Chart with leading single “Glorious” selling nearly 400,000 copies and, according to Billboard, certifying double platinum ...

So You Think You Can Dance Season 14 Finale Recap

So You Think You Can Dance Season 14 Finale Recap

Stephen Serrano, Section Editor

October 4, 2017


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The biggest dance show on TV, So You Think You Can Dance, just wrapped up its 14th consecutive season on Fox. According to TV by the Numbers, the dance show reeled in a whopping 1.91 million viewers. Finalists on the show include Lex Ishimoto, Koine Iwasaki, Kiki Nyemchek, and Taylor Sieve. Many YLHS stude...

A Closer Look Into the New iOS 11 Update

A Closer Look Into the New iOS 11 Update

Alyssa Pepito, Photojournalist

October 3, 2017


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The month of September usually calls for a new iPhone to be released and with that, another iOS update. This time, the new update is known as iOS 11 and was released everywhere by Apple on September 19. There are numerous new functions which the iOS 11 includes and many people have to get used to the ...

Death of Music Icon: Tom Petty

Death of Music Icon: Tom Petty

Stephen Serrano, Section Editor

October 3, 2017


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When people think about 80’s and 90’s music, they often think about “Free Fallin’” by Tom Petty. Unfortunately, on October 2, rock singer and musician Tom Petty, passed away. Tom Petty was the lead singer in the group Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers and has inspired so many aspiring musicians and ...

Righting a Wrong

Righting a Wrong

Amanda Chung, Photojournalist

September 26, 2017


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Whitewashing in Hollywood isn’t anything new; minorities are still vastly underrepresented in mainstream media and films, and in the rare times they are, they are usually portrayed in a stereotypical, racist way. Scarlett Johansson in Ghost in the Shell is a prime example of whitewashing because she w...

Hamilton Sparks New Interest in Musicals

Hamilton Sparks New Interest in Musicals

Kathleen Toblesky, Photojournalist

September 26, 2017


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Many people would refuse to admit that they like musicals, but face it, everyone can’t help but love Hamilton. Hitting the theaters all over America, this new Broadway musical has been like a spark shooting across the hearts of people everywhere. Surprisingly, Hamilton has caught the attention of mo...

Logic’s Powerful Suicide Prevention Anthem “1-800-273-8255”

Logic’s Powerful Suicide Prevention Anthem “1-800-273-8255”

Bita Zadeh, Photojournalist

September 21, 2017


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When someone is feeling emotions they can't explain, they tend to turn to music to be their voice. Logic’s new track “1-800-273-8255” makes a heartfelt attempt at assuring listeners that someone is there for them. Several crisis centers have actually reported that callers have mentioned Logic’s...

Blue Whale Video Game Causing Suicides

Blue Whale Video Game Causing Suicides

Malieka Khan, Photojournalist

September 21, 2017


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Blue Whale is a video game that has once again has started to spread across the world, but on a more underground level than ever before. This video game on the surface appears to be a simple dare game that could be harmless to anyone who was willing to try, but in reality, this game has caused over 1...

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