My first-hand experience at A Sack of Potatoes in Artist’s Walk
Reasons Why ‘13 Reasons Why’ Misrepresents the Realities of Mental Health and Suicide
You’ve probably heard it all by now—this newfound idea that everyone should be treated with kindness because you never really know what’s going on in someone’s life, this epiphany that any small action can jumpstart tragic chain reactions, this sudden widespread change of heart—all elicited from the trending, highly praised Netflix series “13 Reasons Why.”
Blaze vs. Pieology
On March 14, the day many math and science nerds have waited for began: Pi day. A day in which all math prodigies can bask in the wonderful and celebrated 3.1415926. Some of these students decided to celebrate Pi day in a unique way: by eating pizza. The popular build-your-own pizza restaurants Pieology and Blaze sold whole pizzas for only $3.14!
The Innovation Competition: Which Smartphone is Superior?
Six months following the release of Samsung Galaxy S7 in March, the iPhone 7 opened for consumer purchase. Although met with mixed responses, the device generated plenty of talk in the media—until Google released the Pixel, the cutting-edge replacement for its previous Nexus line. The three remain the most popular devices thus far.
DNCE Spells Out Disappointment
You hear their feel-good lyrics all the time on the radio, so it is pretty surprising to think that DNCE released their debut single “Cake by the Ocean” just last year. Following their EP “Swaay,” which was also backed with the popular “Pay My Rent” and “Toothbrush,” the clearly successful band finally released their first complete, self-titled album on November 18, 2016
Hidden Figures Dives Into a World of Workplace Discrimination
“Hidden Figures,” a film directed by Theodore Melfi, is based on a true story that took place during the Cold War back in the 1960s. The movie was released on January 6, 2017.
La La Land Review: A Modern Musical
Damien Chazelle’s musical film, “La La Land,” has been sweeping box offices all over America ever since its release on December 9, 2016. Making its way to the top ten in almost every chart and grossing with a total of $133.9 million, “La La Land” has found its way into every musical lover’s heart
Passengers is a Voyage Best Missed
Two “passengers” find love in a disappointing and ordinary story Allan Sainz Staff Writer Morten Tyldum’s “Passengers” was released on December 21, 2016. The film tries to pull together the allure of science fiction and a love story as beautiful as the Titanic. In what would seem to be an interesting story of love, selfishness, […]
Making a Mark in the Hip-Hop World
“White Iverson” singer and rapper Post Malone reveals his identity as an artist through the early-December release of his album “Stoney” Karen Supandi Staff Writer Up-and-coming hip-hop artist Post Malone released his new album, “Stoney,” on December 9, 2016. And to say the least, it is a controversy. The 21-year-old got popular after “White Iverson” […]
New 99% Tea House Opens on Thornton Avenue
A new teahouse in Fremont that sells an assortment of snacks and flavored milk teas Neha Muppidi Staff Writer 99% Tea House is a new shop that specializes in milk tea. It is a new addition to the Sunset Village complex of eateries located on Thornton Avenue. I visited 99% Tea House at around […]