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REVIEW: Troye Sivan’s “Bloom” has made its way into the hearts of many teens

REVIEW: Troye Sivan’s “Bloom” has made its way into the hearts of many teens

Melina Kritikopoulos

September 3, 2018


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Many use relatable music to deal with difficult times. Hearing a love story of two boys can be eye-opening and freeing for many young LGBTQ listeners. The highly anticipated “Bloom” by Australian queer artist Troye Sivan came out last Thursday. Earlier this year, Sivan delivered five singles fro...

REVIEW: Sharknado film franchise flops to the finish in its last installment

REVIEW: Sharknado film franchise flops to the finish in its last installment

Vincent Nguyen

August 24, 2018


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Chainsaws, sharks and tornadoes — this is the dream that was brought to life nearly six years ago when Syfy greenlighted the production and release of “Sharknado.” Full of bloodthirsty, airborne fish, the low-budget feature film has since developed into a hexalogy of movies that are now a staple...

REVIEW: Ariana Grande proves that everybody needs a little bit of “Sweetener” in their life with her new album

REVIEW: Ariana Grande proves that everybody needs a little bit of “Sweetener” in their life with her new album

Sasha Syrevych

August 20, 2018


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Long-awaited “Sweetener” by pop princess Ariana Grande came out last Thursday after the artist teased her fans with a few songs previewing what seems to be her new era. Unlike her previous albums that are full of energetic beats, “Sweetener” has more chill tunes and relaxing vibes. For the...

REVIEW: ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ is not only a popular, inclusive rom-com, but a step in the right direction for Hollywood

REVIEW: ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ is not only a popular, inclusive rom-com, but a step in the right direction for Hollywood

Annie Liu

August 18, 2018


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Excited viewers formed long lines wrapping around the AMC Mercado 20 theater in Santa Clara, waiting to watch the highly-anticipated movie with a predominantly Asian cast. Based on Kevin Kwan’s internationally bestselling novel, the romantic comedy-drama film “Crazy Rich Asians” hit theatres las...

Trending Twitter topic, #IfIdieinaschoolshooting, shows the scary reality of gun violence in schools

Trending Twitter topic, #IfIdieinaschoolshooting, shows the scary reality of gun violence in schools

Kiera O'Hara-Heinz

May 27, 2018


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Updated: 2:30 pm, 5/28/18. "Junior" to "junior" and "Senior" to "senior" (first and second grafs.) If junior Shanel DeLa Cruz died in a school shooting, no one would be able to take care of her mother and help her recover from her stroke. If senior Emily Hopwood died in a school shooting, she would never publis...

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