Mac Miller’s Debut Short of Potential

Matt Klein, Staff Writer

December 10, 2011

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Up-and-coming Pittsburgh rapper Mac Miller released his debut album titled Blue Slide Park on November 8. Although it is Miller’s first album, his work received mixed reviews, and does not represent his full potential. Mill...

Breaking Dawn Feeds Fan Fetish

December 10, 2011

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Reasons not to see Breaking Dawn: a human drinks blood (through a straw!), Taylor Lautner is clothed the majority of the time, and an intense birth scene may trigger epileptic seizures. Although these are but a few of many ...

Much Ado Thrusts into Spotlight

Jessie Kathan, News Editor

December 10, 2011

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Dance numbers, crazy characters, and plenty of pelvic thrusts greeted show goers last weekend. It wasn't a screening of The Rocky Horror Picture Show, but drama’s performance of the Shakespearean comedy, Much Ado About No...

Black Friday Marks Start of Holiday Shopping Season

Nikki Honda, Staff Writer

December 10, 2011

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Students traveled to local malls and shopping centers on "Black Friday, November 25, marking the beginning of the winter holiday consumer season. People ventured out as early as midnight on Thanksgiving evening to purchase...

Mix it Up Week: Monday

Mix it Up Week: Monday

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Dreaming Darkly

Brooke Presten, Staff Writer

November 9, 2011

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This year’s fifth annual haunted house at the Rheem Theatre in Moraga helped raise money for non-profit organizations and brings the community closer together. Joanne Foy, one of the organizers of the “Dark Dreams” haunted...

Youth-Run Advisory Committees Join Forces

Mariana Aguirre, Staff Writer

November 9, 2011

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Cooperation among leaders is a phenomenon hard to come by nowadays, but its rare manifestation is evident in local city youth councils. Students participating in advisory committees from Moraga, Lafayette, and Orinda are collaborating...

Paranormal Predictable

Colleen OBrien, Staff Writer

November 9, 2011

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Okay, admit it. You peed your pants when you saw the original Paranormal Activity. Maybe even when you saw the second one. But take my advice; save your money on the third installment of the hit horror series. This episode ...

Demi’s “Unbroken” Explores Personal Struggles

Hayley Fredenburgh, Staff Writer

October 28, 2011

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This past September, Demi Lovato broke out with a breathtaking new album about her struggles with starvation and self-mutilation. The cause of her depression was because she was bullied as a child. During her tour with the Jonas...

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