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California General Elections

California General Elections

Maxwell B, Opinion Writer

October 26, 2018


Filed under Culture, Current Events, Shul & State

It’s almost November which means campaigning and advertising for proposed legislation have begun.   In regards to the Senate, incumbent Dianne Feinstein is being challenged by Kevin De Leon, both Democrats. De Leon has built up a lot of support from various groups such as the “Californi...

Fortnite, The Newest Addiction

Fortnite, The Newest Addiction

Maxwell B, Opinion Writer

October 26, 2018


Filed under Culture, Current Events, Entertainment & Technology

Late 2017 Fortnite came out and took the world by storm. Fortnite was an instant hit and the gaming industry has never seen rapid growth like this.   To understand why Fortnite took off you need to first examine the context that allows a game to take off on the same scale. Fortnite came out wh...

The Korean Spa Experience

The Korean Spa Experience

Gaby T

October 26, 2018


Filed under Culture, Entertainment & Technology

From the first time I walked into my local Korean Spa I knew that it was something special. As you first walk through the doors, you are asked to take off your shoes and soak in the various pools (hot, ice, regular, steaming, ice with jets) and then enter the main area. However, before you get there y...

Cosby Changing The Story

Cosby Changing The Story

Gaby T

October 26, 2018


Filed under Culture, Current Events

The Me-Too movement, the revolution for change in exposing perpetrators and giving a community for victims of rape and sexual assault all across the world. After almost two years and one mistrial, Bill Cosby was charged as guilty on all counts. More than 60 women accused him on counts of rape and sexua...

Kylie Jenner, Self-Made Billionaire

Kylie Jenner, Self-Made Billionaire

Gaby T

September 21, 2018


Filed under Art, Culture

Throughout the world today when we hear of a self made man or woman we think of them starting with nothing, pulling themselves up from their bootstraps, but do you also think of individuals such as Kylie Jenner? According to Forbes, Kylie Jenner is exactly that; a self made billionaire. Jenner runs one...

How Pokémon Helps Me Live My Life

How Pokémon Helps Me Live My Life

Maxwell B.

September 21, 2018


Filed under Culture

The very first episode of the Pokemon TV Show (in the United States) is titled; “Pokémon, I Choose You!” This episode is the start of a series that would ultimately change American animated television forever.   The plot of the episode is simple. Ash Ketchum (our noble protagonist) fin...

What to do in New York

Gabi B.

September 21, 2018


Filed under Culture

If you are looking for a fun and unique city to go to, New York is the place, with its great shops, restaurants and beautiful tourist spots. “New York is a wonderful place to be up, an awful place to be down” -Alexander McCall Smith. New York is a vivid city filled with bright lights and liveline...

To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before Movie Review

To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before Movie Review

Emma.S

September 21, 2018


Filed under Culture, Entertainment & Technology

The Netflix‘ original, To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before is no stranger to the movie community.  To All The Boys I’ve loved Before is about high school student Laura Jean Covey. Laura Jean Covey hasn’t had much luck when it comes to boys, in fact she hasn’t had any. Throughout her childhood, she writ...

President Trump’s Bold Decision

February 1, 2018


Filed under Culture, Current Events

On December 6, just before Hanukkah, the holiday commemorating the Jewish rededication of the first temple, President Trump formally recognized Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and set in motion plans to move the US embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. This decision was shocking to all as it reversed...

Ocean Pollution: How bad is it and Should you be worried?

January 31, 2018


Filed under Culture

  One of the world’s biggest problems is pollution, and in the ocean, it is very alarming and people should start worrying. The amount of pollution in the ocean is unimaginable, “there is an island of garbage twice the size of Texas inside the Pacific Ocean: the North Pacific Gyre off the ...

Fall Trends

Fiona Batstone

December 1, 2017


Filed under Culture

Fall is here and these trends will get you through the season looking stylish and on trend. The people have spoken and this season's color is red. Red is a perfect pop of color in your wardrobe and is a great way to add some spice to your outfit. Another piece of clothing that will make any out...

Trump and Ball

Trump and Ball

Gaby T

November 30, 2017


Filed under Culture, Current Events

Lavar Ball versus President Trump. The leader of the free world engaged in another battle of name-calling and accusations with the internet’s fellow twitter meme-lover, LaVar Ball. LaVar is the father of three talented basketball players. He has a bald head and a strong opinion that his eldest son is ...

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