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Is Black Friday Hypocritical?

Is Black Friday Hypocritical?

Ariana A-D, Assistant Copy Editor

December 1, 2014


Filed under Entertainment & Technology, Uncategorized

Exactly one day after Americans dedicate time to give thanks for everything they have, millions spend the next day scrambling to purchase sale items on “Black Friday”. Making early trips to the mall or online shopping for sales has even become a family tradition for many on Thanksgiving weekend....

Remembering a Fashion Icon: Oscar de la Renta

Remembering a Fashion Icon: Oscar de la Renta

Emily R.

October 22, 2014


Filed under Entertainment & Technology

Oscar de la Renta, one of the world's most legendary fashion designers, died last week at age 82. Mr. de la Renta was known for dressing celebrities, politicians and fashionable women all around the world. Most recently, he designed Amal Clooney's wedding dress just last month. He became well known i...

Can You Spot The Difference? (“The Giver” Movie vs. Book Review)

Can You Spot The Difference? (“The Giver” Movie vs. Book Review)

Yadin B., Entertainment Co-Editor

October 20, 2014


Filed under Entertainment & Technology

As time shows, the movie adaptation of a novel is hardly ever as good as the book itself. The movie based on Lois Lowry's book, The Giver, is no exception. Although captured in a very cinematic way, "The Giver" has certain details and crucial parts that are very different from the book. As any good...

I Think I Wanna Marry You: Married At First Sight

I Think I Wanna Marry You: Married At First Sight

Matana Z, Shul and State Co-Editor

October 6, 2014


Filed under Entertainment & Technology

The new MTV show, "Married At First Sight," broadcasts a couple on a first date that doubles as their wedding. People sign up for the show, and a select few get chosen to be on the show. After a few weeks of marriage, they decide if they want to stay together or get a divorce. The show aims to make finding...

Remembering Comedy Legends

Remembering Comedy Legends

Emily R, Entertainment Co-Editor

October 6, 2014


Filed under Entertainment & Technology

The world recently lost two of America’s most beloved and most trailblazing comedians: Joan Rivers and Robin Williams. Their unexpected deaths occurred within a month of each other and shocked the world and their millions of fans as Hollywoods circle of comedic greats got a little smaller.     Robin...

Festival Fashion Faux-Pas

Festival Fashion Faux-Pas

Emily R., Entertainment Co-Editor

May 13, 2014


Filed under Entertainment & Technology

  Every year, thousands of twenty-somethings flock Indio Valley for the famed music festival, Coachella. The festival is a favorite among celebrities such as Vanessa Hudgens, who is known as the “Queen Of Coachella.” It is known for its laid back bohemian style and outrageous fashion. People...

Blind Man Sees With Bionic Eye

Blind Man Sees With Bionic Eye

Yadin B., Entertainment Co-Editor

May 7, 2014


Filed under Entertainment & Technology

Fifty nine thousand, one hundred and ninety three is the number of people in the United States who suffer from being blind. For years, people have been trying to find a cure to this and bring back sight to the blind. Recently, the FDA has approved the first bionic eye made by Second Sight to be produced...

“Divergent” Movie Review

“Divergent” Movie Review

April 1, 2014


Filed under Entertainment & Technology

The newest movie franchise that has captivated the hearts of thousands of teenagers around the world is “Divergent,” a science fiction adventure movie which originated from a book written by Veronica Roth, who was just 21 years old when it was published in 2011. The book gained global popularity as its ...

The New Faces of Late Night TV

The New Faces of Late Night TV

Ariana A-D, Athletics' Co-Editor

March 11, 2014


Filed under Entertainment & Technology

As the cast of Saturday Night Live bids adieu to their Weekend Update anchor of seven years, Seth Meyers, both Jimmy Fallon and Jay Leno say their farewells to their own late night television shows. Although Jay Leno, 22 year host of the coveted “Tonight Show,” is saying goodbye to his position bec...

Top 5 Things To Deep Fry

Top 5 Things To Deep Fry

Matana

March 10, 2014


Filed under Entertainment & Technology, Uncategorized

Every Monday, there is an event I go to where we Deep Fry food.It is an exciting event that allows and encourages you to try unique and sometimes random foods. I have made a list of the five top things to deep fry. This is just in case you are ever in the mood to deep fry food and don't know what to d...

Fine Dining at In-n-Out

Fine Dining at In-n-Out

Ronnie Hecht, Editor-in-Chief

March 3, 2014


Filed under Entertainment & Technology

Irvine’s up and coming hot spot, In-n-Out, has caught the attention of many a restaurateur. I decided to put In-n-Out to the test and discover for myself whether the delicious food I had heard so much about was something to write home about. The night was a bit chilly in Irvine, perfect for the righ...

Give Hot Topic A Chance

Emily Rosen, Entertainment Co-Editor

February 24, 2014


Filed under Entertainment & Technology

A few months ago, I was at the mall and I passed by a very unique store: Hot Topic. This nonconformist paradise always came across as intimidating and a little scary. My friends and I would always walk by very fast and laugh, but deep down, we were all slightly nervous about going in. Finally, I mustered...

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