Anonymous Praise Feels Good

Casey Miller, Staff Writer

January 24, 2013

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Who is behind "Campo Compliments"? On January 11, an anonymous user started a Facebook page called "Campo Compliments."  They added a few people to the group by friend-request.  As of January 22, the page had over 600 frie...

Miramonte Blog Advocates Optimism

Emily Fong, Staff Writer

January 24, 2013

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Six Miramonte juniors have created a fashion and lifestyle blog that aims to promote a positive outlook on high school life. Hannah Li, Caie Kelley and Margot O’Dell run The Soft Optimist. The blog also features various guest po...

Holiday Cheer Gets Ugly

Holiday Cheer Gets Ugly

December 18, 2012

Noize Thumps Fox Theater

Luther Kuefner, Staff Writer

December 18, 2012

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German electronic music producer Boys Noize, born Alex Ridha, performed at the Fox Theater in Oakland on December 14, as part of a tour to promote his new album, Out of the Black. With support from Boys Noize Records signee S...

Live 105 Concert Visual Hit

Sarada Symonds, Staff Writer

December 14, 2012

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Seniors and juniors were excited to attend Live105’s Not So Silent Night music festival, the biggest holiday concert in the station’s 21-year history. Featuring bands like Imagine Dragons, M83, The Killers, and The Shins, i...

Nutcracker Performance Requires Commitment

Colette Wright, Staff Writer

December 14, 2012

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The Nutcracker Ballet was performed in the Campolindo Performing Arts Center November 5-9 by the California Academy of Performing Arts. There were many girls from Campo who had lead parts, including junior Emily Nichols as the S...

Hobbit Expectedly Well Done

Kevin Fong, Editor-in-Chief

December 14, 2012

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The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, the prequel to The Lord of the Rings trilogy opened at midnight on December 14. As an avid fan of the previous movies and the original book series, I was excited to see the transformation fr...

Red Dawn Lacks Political Relevance

Cat Kolm, Staff Writer

December 6, 2012

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I have an underlying distaste for movie remakes.  I mean, does Hollywood run out of ideas and think, "Let's take movies we've already done that weren't received well, and make a better version of them"?  Even though some remakes...

Drama Production Sells Out

Sarada Symonds, Staff Writer

December 6, 2012

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The fall production of John Cariani’s play Almost Maine opened to 3 sold out shows in the CPAC on November 29 through December 1. This also marks the first time the drama department and the video department have worked in tande...

Skyfall Satisfies 007 Fans

Casey Miller, Co-Sports Editor

November 15, 2012

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When a terrorist wants to take down Great Britain’s top secret intelligence agency, you can bet James Bond will figure out a way to stop them.  In the Bond series’ 23rd film, Skyfall, Daniel Craig plays the legendary secret a...

Drama Star Develops Confidence

Emily Fong, Staff Writer

November 15, 2012

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Senior Vilde Conley-Lauvdal is breaking out of her shell, with assistance from the drama department. She is set to star in this seasons' drama production of John Cariani's Almost, Maine, as Rhonda, a tom-boy who has trouble ...

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