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Removing the labels of identity

Removing the labels of identity

March 30, 2017

You know what’s really frustrating? Labels! They are so stifling because people literally always only associate you with your label. Whether that label...

Tricks to survive summer

Kylie Hendrickson, Reporter

March 30, 2017

With summer fast approaching, it gets harder to make your makeup, hairstyle, or almost any beauty product last on your body. While the temperatures rise, makeup slides off and hair tends to fall flat. It may still technically be spring, but we all know that living in Bakersfield, it can skyrocket to 100-plus degrees at any given time. I’ve learned a few tips and tricks...

Finding that drag in you

Finding that drag in you

J,R. Hensley, Photo Editor

March 30, 2017

By the time this article publishes, the first episode of “Rupaul’s Drag Race” will have aired. I will have gagged and will be waiting insatiably...

NFL bust deserves MLB shot

NFL bust deserves MLB shot

Sam L. Jaime, Sports Editor

March 20, 2017

I really hope that Tim Tebow makes it to the majors, hits 300-plus home runs, and breaks at least one meaningful record in a career that takes him past...

Tweeting Trump is a diversion

Tweeting Trump is a diversion

Dylan Bryant, Reporter

March 20, 2017

We have to stop falling for Trump’s distractions, or we risk losing every battle we face over the next four years. On March 4, the president tweeted,...

Diffusing woe with therapy

Diffusing woe with therapy

March 20, 2017

With all the stress I was dealing with this semester I knew if I didn’t do something I’d flip. Aromatherapy is something that I came across a few years...

Good skin is beneath a mask

Kylie Hendrickson, Reporter

March 16, 2017

Beauty Addict’s Advice: Tips and tricks for beauty

Gay films deserve happiness

Gay films deserve happiness

J.R. Hensley, Photo Editor

March 16, 2017

This past Oscars was historic. Not for the flub, which took all of the spotlight, but that a black, gay film was nominated for “Best Picture”. I’m...

Who’s the tough guy now?

Who’s the tough guy now?

Sam L. Jaime, Sports Editor

March 2, 2017

Hockey is the toughest sport. It’s the only sport I’ve ever seen a guy play with a broken leg, a coach shrug off a puck splitting his head open, and...

Milo is no laughing Maher

Milo is no laughing Maher

Dylan Bryant, Reporter

March 2, 2017

Bill Maher is the Milo Yiannopoulos of the left, an unabashed ideologue who disavows the concept of political correctness at every turn. While Yiannopoulos...

Honoring common diversity

Honoring common diversity

March 2, 2017

Black History Month just ended, and I wanted to dedicate this column to embrace your blackness, and mine. For the past five years or so it feels like there’s...

Intricacies of making skin glow

Kylie Hendrickson, Reporter

March 1, 2017

Skinceuticals is advanced skincare backed by science. It is a medical-grade brand that is exclusively sold at doctors’ offices, dermatologists, and medi-spas. My skin would not be as clear, smooth, and glowing without it. I continuously say to people that you can wear the most expensive makeup on the market, but if you’re not taking care of your skin, it just won’t lay...

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