Category: Editorial

Benefits of Owning Pets

By Wendy Ye I have never owned pets before, but that all changed, along with my sense of responsibility and values, when my father allowed my little brother, Johnny, and I to buy guinea...

Why sleep is important!

Have you ever sat in bed wondering why you can’t fall asleep? Maybe it was the coffee? Maybe the Netflix running in the background as you close your eyes? When in class and I...

Why I Hate Social Media

We use social media everyday. For teenagers especially, it seems like it is part of our very existence. I would be surprised if you, yes you the person reading this didn’t have some social...

A Golden Globes Rant

By William Hubbert At the 2019 Golden Globes awards ceremony, the winner in the Best Drama category was Bohemian Rhapsody, a biopic of Freddie Mercury and his band Queen directed by Bryan Singer and...

Life At The Movies

 From people complaining about three tiny popcorn kernels on their seat to complaining about the bar not being open, life as an AMC employee can be interesting. I’ve been working at the AMC Metreon...

Internet Censorship in Schools

Written by Sean Q. and William H. Across the SFUSD, students are restricted from accessing certain applications that are not considered “academic” for schools and education. However, this blocks out many students from facilitating extra-curricular activities, such as clubs,...

My First Experience With Fortnite

By JJ Liu You’ve probably heard of “Fortnite” somewhere in the past year since its release in July of 2017, whether it’ll be on social media, television, an advertisement, your friends, etc. At its peak...

Yes! I Know I’m Tall

I never thought being tall would be a challenge, but sometimes it is. Starting in the 8th grade I had a huge growth spurt that left me at a striking 5’10.  I was the...

My Frustration with UCI

During the fall of 2017, as I was applying to colleges, my sight were sent on UC Irvine. Out of all the other UC’s, Irvine was my top choice. After doing researching Irvine’s campus...

What Happened to Promposals?

Going into high school, the big thing everyone looked forward to was prom, and of course, promposals. During my freshman and sophomore years, promposals was the way to ask a person to prom. When...