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Kenny Omega getting ready to hit his finisher

“Strong Style Evolved” was like watching a movie

April 1, 2018

When going to watch a movie, a live act, or in this case a wrestling show and not knowing what’s about to happen, is probably the best way to enjoy anyt...

“Fire and Fury” reveals few unseen tales

Jenny Brito, Web & Social Media Editor

March 23, 2018

Written by Michael Wolff, “Fire and Fury” offers an interesting perspective on what the White House is like with President Trump in command. The book...

The physical copy of Topp Dogg's first original album

Xeno-T satisfies my ears with joy

February 25, 2018

Xeno-T, formerly known as Topp Dogg, have made adjustments since their debut in 2013. They went from having 13 in the beginning. Now they have 5 members...

“Black Panther” was a success

Alexandra Apatiga, Editor-in-Chief

February 25, 2018

Marvel Studios just released its newest addition to the Marvel Cinematic Universe. "Black Panther" debuted over the President’s Day weekend to an as...

“The Weird Sisters” was heartfelt, thought-provoking and a little odd

Sabrina Lopez, Reporter

February 12, 2018

In 2014, my aunt gave me a book called, “The Weird Sisters”At first glance the book doesn’t really grab your attention, nothing stands out about...

“The Post” delivers realistic portrayal of those who protected free speech

Melissa Puryear, Managing Editor

February 12, 2018

Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks star side-by-side in “The Post,” a one- hour-and-fifty-five-minute. film packed full of drama and suspense, by director,...

“Diary of an Oxygen Thief” is unexpectedly startling

Cover of Diary of an Oxygen Thief.

Christina Benavides, Copy Editor

January 24, 2018

When I first picked up “Diary of an Oxygen Thief”, I thought it would be a book of poetry. I was surprised when I read the first page and found out...

Love Yourself: The physical copy comes with a poster and photo album with two hidden tracks.

BTS’ latest album does not disappoint

January 24, 2018

BTS, also known as Bangtan Boys or Beyond the Scene, has been growing worldwide with their top hits such as, “DNA” and “Mic Drop,” and their flashy...

“The Universe of Us” colors us impressed

November 30, 2017

If you use Tumblr, you might recognize some of the poems from “The Universe of Us” by Lang Leav. The international best-selling author has pieces in...

The Baked Salmon Roll dish served at Bocado’s Sushi Bar contains salmon, cucumber, crab meat, and cream cheese.

Bocado’s Sushi Bar has good service but bland food

November 30, 2017

Located on Coffee Road, Bocado’s Sushi Bar seems like the perfect illustration of the melting pot metaphor. Two cultures, Mexican and Japanese, blending...

Bruno Mars performance has ‘no comparison’

Bruno Mars performance has ‘no comparison’

November 22, 2017

The first time I listened to “Nothing on You,” by Bruno Mars, I knew I would be a lifelong fan. In addition to his voice that has no comparison, his...

My first time at the LA Comic Con

Karla Gutierrez, Reporter

November 20, 2017

Stan Lee Comic Con, also known as Los Angeles Comic Con, was held at the Los Angeles Convention Center Oct. 27 to 29. I’ve only been to the Bakersfield Comic Con, so I thought it would be interesting to go outside of my Bakersfield bubble and go to this convention. Plus, some of my favorite people were going to be there like Stan Lee and Pee-wee Herman; there were al...

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