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Review: “Magdalene” by FKA Twigs

Review: “Magdalene” by FKA Twigs

Alexander Balfanz, Copy Editor

November 14, 2019

FKA Twigs released her second album "Magdalene" on November 8, 2019, marking her first full-length album since 2014's "LP1." The album features Twigs collaborating with a variety of talented electronic artists across nine songs.

An Unbelievably Riveting Show

An Unbelievably Riveting Show

Emma Montalbano, Staff Writer

October 18, 2019

“You don't sound crazy to me," Karen Duvall, one of the main detectives in a new limited Netflix series, said. "You sound like someone who's been through a trauma and is looking for a way to feel safe again and in control. And, there is nothing crazy about that.”

Dodie’s Enchanting Performance Lights Up The Fox Theater

Dodie’s Enchanting Performance Lights Up The Fox Theater

Taila Lee, Coeditor in Chief

October 15, 2019

OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA — The Fox Theater glowed a striking sunflower yellow on Sunday, October 6 as Dodie took to the stage in front of hundreds of fans for her 2019 “Human” tour.

Charli XCX Finds Her Voice

Charli XCX Finds Her Voice

Alexander Balfanz, Copy Editor

October 11, 2019

The release of Charli XCX's third studio album, “Charli,” has been marked by nonstop turmoil. Since 2014's “Sucker,” the pop singer has seen hundreds of her songs leak online (including practically the entirety of what was originally planned to be her third studio album, referred to by fans as “XCX 3” or “XCX World”), worked closely with British experimental pop group PC Music, and released two full mixtapes and an EP.

Netflix’s “Tall Girl” Fails to Reach New Heights

Netflix’s “Tall Girl” Fails to Reach New Heights

Taila Lee, Coeditor in Chief

September 18, 2019

“You think your life is hard? I’m a junior wearing size 13 Nikes. Men’s size 13 Nikes. Beat that.” This is a line from Netflix’s latest original rom-com Tall Girl, which focuses on the story of a 6’1” high school junior named Jodi Kreyman who struggles to fit in with her classmates due to her height. Although the film intends to raise awareness for the negative impacts of bullying and promotes self-love, it is difficult to overlook the story’s blatant ignorance.

Norman F***ing Rockwell is Lana Del Rey’s Best Yet

Norman F***ing Rockwell is Lana Del Rey’s Best Yet

Chloe Postlewaite, Online Editor

September 17, 2019

Lana Del Rey’s angelic vocals and melancholic lyrics combine with her new politically active stance to bring her best album yet, Norman F***ing Rockwell.

Taylor Swift’s “Lover” Is Easy to Fall in Love With

Taylor Swift’s “Lover” Is Easy to Fall in Love With

Taila Lee, Coeditor in Chief

September 11, 2019

Taylor Swift’s seventh album Lover soared to the top of the charts in dozens of countries quickly after its release on August 22, 2019, with the album crowning the Billboard Top 200 Albums and all 18 songs landing spots on Billboard Hot 100 and Spotify Top 20.

The College Board’s Environmental Context Dashboard Was Not Made for the Greater Good

The College Board’s Environmental Context Dashboard Was Not Made for the Greater Good

Noelia Arteaga, Sports Editor

June 6, 2019

The College Board's Scholastic Assessment Test (SAT) Adversity Index is a terrible idea.

I argued with someone who believes rape isn’t a “real issue.” Here’s what I learned.

I argued with someone who believes rape isn’t a “real issue.” Here’s what I learned.

Taila Lee, Co-Editor-in-Chief, Health/Lifestyle/Tech Editor

May 26, 2019

Here, I broke a rule of Instagram that I advise all people to follow: Never read the comments under a political post.

Representation: More Than Just People on a Screen

Representation: More Than Just People on a Screen

Mira Sahi, Staff Writer

May 10, 2019

A study by GLAAD reports that roughly 12.8 percent of characters in media are LGBT+. Fewer than half of them aren’t stereotypes and cliches. Not just who is represented on TV but also how they are represented matters, and when it comes to the queer community, we have a long way to go.

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