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Stop by The Arizona, it’s well worth it

Logan King, Reporter

May 8, 2019

On any Sunday Bakersfield has a lot to offer. My preferred way to spend a Sunday morning is to go out for a meal. Breakfast is a meal I take quite seriously. Thus, I chose an old town Kern establishment, The Arizona Cafe. Located at 809 Baker Street since the 1970s, The Arizona has been serving Bakersfield since 1953. Nearby are other Bakersfield institutions like Woolgrowers,...

Winter has arrived! *spoiler*

Winter has arrived! *spoiler*

April 29, 2019

With two episodes down Game of Thrones wasted no time to give its fans and viewers the goods. With the first two episodes of the eighth and final season...

New Hellboy movie is more accurate but ultimately disappointing

Bryana Lozoya, Digital Editor

April 29, 2019

The 2019 movie “Hellboy” is based on the Dark Horse comic book character of the same name created by Mike Mignola. It is a reboot of the  “Hellboy” film series that were released in the early 2000s directed by Guillermo Del Toro, and it draws inspiration from the comic books “Darkness Calls”, “The Wild Hunt”, and “The Storm and the Fury”.  Neil M...

Jordan Peele’s “Us” proves his writing chops once again

Amir Guyton, Reporter

April 26, 2019

In the second thriller since his “Get Out” debut, director Jordan Peele takes viewers on a wild ride in his new horror film titled “Us”. The film features cast members, Winston Duke, and the wonderful Lupita Nyong’o. Peele told Los Angeles Times, “Us” was inspired by the division and xenophobia he observed in post-election America. “The feeling that...

The fallen have certainly been avenged

The fallen have certainly been avenged

Bryana Lozoya, Digital Editor

April 26, 2019

Holy guacamole Marvel Studios gave it their all and then some with “Avengers: Endgame,” and it did not disappoint at all. If you have not, and you...

Op-Ed: WrestleMania 35 was well worth the long hours of viewing

Taylor Jensen, Editor-in-Chief

April 10, 2019

The grandest stage of them all, WrestleMania 35, took place at the Metlife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey on April 7 in front of an audience of more than 80,000 screaming fans and millions of others watching around the world. The showcase of the immortals featured superstars from the past and present to bring back nostalgia and create new memories for more than seven ...

Jane’s Chill Grill provides fresh tastes

Logan King, Reporter

April 5, 2019

The Huddle is housing basic food fare for students, but just outside there is a nice variety of food trucks available. Unfortunately, these trucks are not created equal.  Jane’s Chill Grill sets itself apart from the other trucks featured at Bakersfield College. Mexican is available at Pa’l Norte and Burgers at Banderas Grill.  However, Jane’s offers something differe...

“Shazam!” will leave you gasping for air, it’s that funny

Bryana Lozoya, Digital Editor

April 5, 2019

Okay, I can breathe now. I was laughing so much throughout the movie “Shazam!” I almost choked on myself. And I wasn’t the only one. Many of the audience members in the theater with me were also laughing consistently throughout the movie at the same moments. Jack Dylan Grazer’s performance as Freddy Freeman was incredible and by far the funniest charac...

Wallows album “Nothing Happens” pleases fans

Hilario Ismael Gomez, Reporter

April 5, 2019

Following their 2018 debut EP, Spring the budding indie rock band Wallows released their debut long play, “Nothing Happens” in March 2019.  The band is most commonly known for their vocalist and guitar player Dylan Minnette who starred as Clay Jensen in the hit Netflix series “13 Reasons Why” and their hit song from their EP “These Days”.   The three-piece...

Rio Açai Bowl is the healthy and delicious alternative to greasy fast food

Rio Açai Bowl is the healthy and delicious alternative to greasy fast food

April 1, 2019

With three locations in Bakersfield, Rio Açai Bowl is Bakersfield’s local hot spot for açai and poke bowls. It's no wonder they consider themselves...

Captain Marvel defies expectations

Bryana Lozoya, Digital Editor

March 15, 2019

Directors Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck did a wonderful job with the movie “Captain Marvel.” I love the overtones of feminism that were present throughout the movie, giving itself the theme of perseverance in girls and women. I also appreciate the tribute to the late Stan Lee in the movie, showcasing stills and clips of him throughout the years. There are a lot of things t...

Pa’l Norte Mexican Cuisine food truck on BC campus is not lacking meal options

Logan King, Reporter

February 22, 2019

The recent demolition of the Campus Center has left students without a cafeteria.  The current cafeteria, now located in the Huddle, does offer options just not as many as before.  However, students are not lacking in meal options.  There have been a series of food trucks making an appearance on campus just outside the Huddle.  One truck you should not mi...

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