Titanfall brings new features to the video game market

Titanfall brings new features to the video game market

Cade Lembeck, Reporter

February 17, 2015

Titanfall is a futuristic sci-fi game that takes place in a human inhabited region in space known as The Frontier. When humans left Earth for the Frontier, large companies funded the exploration and construction of militias. Many of the companies built 20-foot manned robots for commercial uses suc...

Into The Woods approaches fairy tales in a new way- *SPOILER ALERT*

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Beth Schloeder, Reporter

February 7, 2015

The fantastical ideas presented in fairy tales have fascinated countless children and adults throughout the years. Books, movies and TV shows have been inspired by the original stories of the Grimm brothers and Hans Christian Andersen. From Snow White to the Snow Queen, Disney’s long list of fairy...

How “irresistible” is Fall Out Boy’s newest album?

How “irresistible” is Fall Out Boy’s newest album?

Jakob Woo-Ming, Reporter

February 6, 2015

It’s been nearly 15 years since Fall Out Boy first hit the music industry. The band, known for blending pop and punk into its songs, decided to experiment in its latest sixth album, American Beauty/American Psycho. The band also experimented with different styles in its previous album, Save Rock and Roll. With five albums already under their belt, Fall Out Boy decided to take their ...

Joe Abercrombie’s “The Blade Itself”: Sharp, clean and very deadly

Art by Andie Tong, color by Pete Pantazis, letters from Bill Tortolini.

Micah Summers, Reporter

January 14, 2015

Wizards, warriors, weapons and war slither within the 527-page debut novel from Joe Abercrombie that’s stuffed with brilliant relational schemes in a world that feels true and real. The Blade Itself brandishes a story of shameful rogues meeting vicious bandits, arrogant swordsmen swooning for u...

Flashbacks Recycled Fashion

Flashbacks is known for its eccentric and sometimes bizarre clothing and accessories.

Jamie Brown, Reporter

December 12, 2014

Lately, it seems as though everything old is new again. From the resurgence of vinyl to the emergence of the ‘90s aesthetic, many teens seem to have a fascination with the past. This, of course, also includes fashion trends. For those of you with a love for vintage and modern-with-a-vintage-twist...

Big Hero 6

Big Hero 6

Ama Bonsu, Reporter

December 2, 2014

Ever since Elsa and Anna first appeared on the big screen in November of 2013, the world has been obsessed with building snowmen. “Frozen” merchandise can be seen anywhere. The film’s characters have been plastered on backpacks, stitched into clothes and even inked into skin. It can only be...

The importance of Feminism for men and women

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Abel Siemens, Reporter

November 20, 2014

With the social rights movement in a more powerful position than ever, the feminist cause is encountering a major drawback: the movement in regards to certain types of men who feel as though they are on a higher social tier than women. By now, these men should realize that the ideals of feminism benefit...

Otherworldly. Celestial. “Interstellar.”

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Matthew Roberts, Editor in Chief

November 17, 2014

An eloquent prediction of mankind’s dreaded exodus from Earth, “Interstellar” paradoxically balances the terrifying beauty of space with humanity’s obstinate drive for survival. The film presents a logical problem to the audience within the first few minutes: What will happen to the human...

When is music bad, and why?

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Micah Summers, Reporter

November 10, 2014

An editorial argument on the most influential weapon existent.

Candy Land Co. Review

Candy Land Co. Review

Caty Wiese, Reporter

November 6, 2014

“Candy, candy, candy!” That’s just about the only thought I had on my mind as I entered through the double glass doors of Candy Land Co. last Friday. My next thought was, “Just grab whatever looks good and run,” because I was running late for the Sprinter and needed to hurry on back to the stat...

The Cheesecake Factory

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Ama Bonsu, Reporter

October 31, 2014

Who doesn’t like dessert? The Cheesecake Factory, located at 200 E Via Rancho Pkwy in the Westfield North County Mall, specializes in making treats. The Cheesecake factory sells cheesecakes (yes, shocking), but beyond that, they serve many types of cuisine. Seafood, pasta, burgers, pizza-- you...

Lotus Thai Bistro review

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Emyle Rogers, Reporter

October 24, 2014

As someone who’s rarely adventurous when it comes to new food, I was pleasantly surprised during my visit to Lotus Thai Bistro. A quaint turquoise building near the heart of Carlsbad, this little oasis sits near a library and a fire department on Carlsbad Village Drive. The Lotus Thai Bistro is ...

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