The Renegade Rip

Two BC students lost in car crash remembered fondly

Two BC students lost in car crash remembered fondly

April 3, 2013

By Graham C Wheat Features Editor   Family, friends, and teachers alike were fondly remembered Leonel Del Toro and Severo Ramirez. On...

Bringing back good music

Bringing back good music

March 14, 2013

The music world is full of artists who seem to be larger than life and unreachable. Plastic personas and producer-driven hooks dominate the airwaves while...

Overwhelming support for the smoke free ban

Graham C Wheat, Features Editor

March 14, 2013

The policy to make Bakersfield College a tobacco free campus has cleared the next hurdle in the administrative process, although two more committees still must support it before being considered by the BC Board of Trustees. On Feb. 27, the Academic Senate, the voice of faculty in matters concerning local and statewide policies, showed their support for the 100 percent tobacco-free...

Budweiser’s addition fails to live up; Beck’s Sapphire doesn’t wow

Budweiser’s addition fails to live up; Beck’s Sapphire doesn’t wow

March 14, 2013

Budweiser Black Crown is the newest entry into the family of beers produced by Anheuser-Busch, and it is by far their worst beer for a few reasons. At...

Who needs Valentine’s Day (Male)

Who needs Valentine’s Day (Male)

Graham C Wheat, Features Editor

February 13, 2013

Valentine’s Day is upon us once again, and that means guys scrambling for chocolate and girls buying musky cologne in an effort to display some meager...

Pinball is still a classic game

Pinball is still a classic game

Graham C Wheat, Features Editor

February 13, 2013

In the old and dying East Hills Mall, a humble arcade hosts something that might be old but refuses to die. High Voltage Arcade or “the nickel arcad...

Smoking

Smoking

February 13, 2013

The vote for a tobacco free campus has taken place and the next step is a stance from the Academic Senate, an organization that serves as the voice of...

New radio station kicks out the jams

Graham C Wheat, Features Editor

January 30, 2013

Don’t adjust your radio dials, that eclectic sound you hear is KSVG 89.7 Savage Radio invading the airwaves of Bakersfield. After six long years from the first idea, to being on the air, the project that has been the brainchild of Jake Chavez and Greg Looney, is finally broadcasting their mix of punk, reggae, and college rock over the signal through Bakersfield’s newest...

Smoking Ban vote passed

Smoking Ban vote passed

January 30, 2013

The Bakersfield College student body and staff has voted for banning smoking and all tobacco products on campus. 2,680 students voted for a tobacco...

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