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iPad Pro or iPad No?

iPad Pro or iPad No?

Sean Muse, Staff Writer

March 29, 2018


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The iPad Pro is the newest tablet in the market, competing against the Microsoft Surface Pro 4. From first glance this tablet has a bigger screen and smaller side bezels. The new screen on the iPad is so detailed, it will blow you away. Pictures look crisp and videos look so clear, it’s pleasing to...

Fortnite: A Fantastic Free-for-All

Fortnite: A Fantastic Free-for-All

Rolando Ortega, Staff Writer

February 15, 2018


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The Battle Royal genre has grown immensely since its creation in 2017, and is only expected to keep growing as new titles are released to profit from this new gaming craze. Player Unknown's Battlegrounds is the game that started this genre, and game companies are still hesitant to invest in this new phase...

Are You Loco For Coco?

Are You Loco For Coco?

Sean Muse, Staff Writer

December 19, 2017


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Coco has been released and this movie is definitely something you do not want to miss. The whole movie revolves around the importance of family and the power of music. Miguel (the main character) is in love with music but the whole family forbids it due to a musically talented relative who abandoned th...

Zombie Frappuccino: Ghoulishly Good

Zombie Frappuccino: Ghoulishly Good

Sean Muse, Staff Writer

October 30, 2017


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BBRRAAIIINNNSSS Starbucks just released their new "Zombie Frappuccino" last week and there are very mixed feelings towards it. The frappuccino consisted of a Blood Red syrup (Mocha flavored) on the bottom of the cup, the middle was a Green Apple flavored slush, and the whole thing was topped off wi...

The Fate of the Flop

The Fate of the Flop

Madeline Lequang, Staff Writer

May 25, 2017


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Looking for an action packed adventure that’s a sure bet to be a thrill? Then race on over to the closest theater you can find to watch The Fate of the Furious. On a romantic date and trying to set the mood? Maybe save this movie for another time. On April 14, 2017, the latest installment of the Fast an...

Even Better Food at the Mall

Even Better Food at the Mall

May 24, 2017


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Arcadia, CA-- Located in the Santa Anita Mall is Sarku Japan, a traditional Japanese fast food restaurant. The most popular meal at Sarku is the teriyaki chicken combo with extra chicken, which comes with rice and vegetables, priced around $7.50. After you order your food the chefs prepare your foo...

You’re Dan Fine Sun

You’re Dan Fine Sun

Madeline Lequang, Staff Writer

May 23, 2017


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KOREATOWN, LOS ANGELES-- It may be hard to believe, but many people are beginning to think that food from Los Angeles’ Koreatown may be better than the food from Korea itself. Sun Nong Dan is a renowned specialist in seolleongtang, a delicate broth made from boiled down beef bones for hours, even ...

Singing the Times

Singing the Times

Madeline Lequang, Staff Writer

May 15, 2017


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This month, the wish of millions of girls worldwide came true. On April 7, 2017, at 12 A.M., Harry Styles changed the lives of everyone and the music industry forever with his debut solo single, “Sign of the Times”. Nearly one month after his epic debut of his solo career, Styles dropped yet another singl...

The Handmaid’s Arrival

The Handmaid’s Arrival

Sharon Tran, Editor

May 15, 2017


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On Wednesday, April 26, the awaited Hulu original The Handmaid’s Tale premiered with three striking episodes that marked the beginning of the TV show adaptation of Margaret Atwood’s most famous novel. In the two decades since the novel was first published, many adaptations were made, even as a b...

Asian Fusion in SoCal

Asian Fusion in SoCal

Shwe Nemyo, Staff Writer

May 2, 2017


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ROSEMEAD, CA-- Burmese restaurants are rare in the San Gabriel Valley, and even more in Southern California… wait where’s Burma? The country was formerly known as Burma but it’s now called Myanmar after the government changed the name in 1989. Its surrounding neighbors are China, India, and Thailand....

More life: Album Review

More life: Album Review

April 10, 2017


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Rapper Drake released his anticipated album More Life on the 18 of March on Apple Musics Beats 1 Radio and it broke the record for most listeners on a Beats 1 show in history. Additionally, Drake's new album broke all records by being streamed the most times of any album in the first 24 hours of release, 89.9...

A Beauty Despite the Beasts

A Beauty Despite the Beasts

Sharon Tran, Editor

April 6, 2017


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On March 17, Disney’s much-anticipated live-action adaptation of Beauty and the Beast was released in the United States. Starring Emma Watson and Dan Stevens, the movie was announced by Disney in 2015. As soon as the first teasers were revealed, longtime Disney fans and moviegoers alike were excite...

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