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Tradition over time

Tradition over time

Sam L. Jaime, Sports Editor

February 16, 2017

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Baseball is a classical drama staged outdoors beneath the lights, in front of thousands. Its history spans generations, surviving tragedy and triumph alike.... Read more »

Secrets of skin care

Kylie Hendrickson, Reporter

February 16, 2017

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Skin care is the number one necessity that both women and men forget about or slack on. I cannot express enough how important it is to take care of your skin. It’s the first thing people notice and that shows age the quickest. Living in Bakersfield is also a huge factor that takes a beating on your skin. We have pollution, and we have extremely dry and hot summers that... Read more »

The holy land of equality

The holy land of equality

J.R. Hensley, Photo Editor

February 16, 2017

Filed under Columns

I jokingly say that my husband and I made a pilgrimage to New York City to visit the holy-gay landmark of The Stonewall Inn, referring to the trip most... Read more »

Billionaire buys seat

Billionaire buys seat

Dylan Bryant, Reporter

February 15, 2017

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On Feb. 6, billionaire heiress Betsy DeVos was confirmed by the United States Senate in a 51-50 vote. The historic vote, requiring a tiebreaker cast by... Read more »

Finding out what hides beneath

Finding out what hides beneath

February 15, 2017

I want to start this off by telling you all that you are enough, no matter what anyone tells you. You are enough. So often we walk around in a dull haze... Read more »

Making love last forever

Making  love last forever

J,R. Hensley, Photo Editor

February 11, 2017

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I am certain I have shared numerous times that my husband and I have been together for 13 years. I boast the number because in the gay community, we may... Read more »

Column: How to blow off stress

Column: How to blow off stress

February 1, 2017

Last year was simply draining. From dealing with mass shootings like the one in Orlando, police brutality, or the election being the highest rated reality... Read more »

Column: Trump’s Legion of Doom

Column: Trump’s Legion of Doom

Dylan Bryant, Reporter

February 1, 2017

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President Donald Trump’s inauguration took place Jan. 20. Soon thereafter, the Senate confirmed retired Marine Corps general James Mattis as Secretary... Read more »

Column: Healthy beauty products

Kylie Hendrickson, Reporter

February 1, 2017

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Pink, green, blue, and purple. Those are just some of the many colorful heads of hair roaming around campus. The past few years have shown a major trend in colorful hair, but dyeing your locks these fun crazy colors may have some consequences if not cared for correctly. Breakage, brittleness, and dryness are some after effects of constantly dyed hair. That’s where I... Read more »

Same old song same old dance

Sam L. Jaime, Sports Editor

February 1, 2017

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I am so happy the Patriots are back in the Super Bowl, and still waiting for the day sarcasm becomes a font. In arguably their easiest path to the big game by even the most casual of football fans standards, it feels like the Brady/ Belichick-era Patriots are in their 30th appearance. Tom Brady is plastered across ESPN and over-saturating your Facebook feed, and the “deflategate”... Read more »

Column: That one night

Column: That one night

J.R. Hensley, Photo Editor

December 22, 2016

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On Dec. 22, 2002 I uttered the words I thought would never leave the dark recesses of my mind. For the first time I told another human being that I was... Read more »

Column: Don’t let transfers frustrate

Column: Don’t let transfers frustrate

Veronica Morley, Reporter

December 2, 2016

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School is almost to a close now. I’m sure I’m not the only one who is counting down the days till winter vacation and calculating the minimum grades... Read more »

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