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“Sierra Burgess Is a Loser” has disturbing implications

“Sierra Burgess Is a Loser” has disturbing implications

Anika Garg, Arts and Entertainment Editor

October 14, 2018


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Emulating hits like “Pretty in Pink” from the ‘80s, director Ian Samuels delivers a film that satisfies slumber party chick-flick cravings. But for the rest of us, “Sierra Burgess Is a Loser” is just another reminder that the cute, superficial romantic comedies of the past should stay there. ...

“The Dragon Prince” flies with fleeing nostalgia

“The Dragon Prince” flies with fleeing nostalgia

Elisa Fang, Editor-in-Chief

October 10, 2018


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“The Dragon Prince” is the new Netflix original series that debuted on Sept. 14 — its existence is due to the creative direction of the very same team that made the childhood favorite, and possibly even current favorite, animated series “Avatar: The Last Airbender,” inspiring unadulterated, wanton...

Crazy Rich Asians epitomizes the intersection of the East and the West

Crazy Rich Asians epitomizes the intersection of the East and the West

Elaine Yang

October 4, 2018


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Supplemented by political, historical, and cultural implications, Crazy Rich Asians is a love story at its core. The romantic comedy follows lovers Rachel Chu (Constance Wu) and Nick Young (Henry Golding) from New York to Singapore. Nick reunites with his family and is the best man at his best friend’s...

Hollywood takes a step toward Asian representation

Hollywood takes a step toward Asian representation

Caroline Lobel, Arts and Entertainment Editor

October 3, 2018


Filed under A&E, Showcase

People of color, specifically Asians, have had little to no representation in Hollywood, but it’s time for a change. Although America is home to countless ethnic groups, many of those groups are rarely cast on screen. Hollywood needs representation because people of color should be able to see the...

Season Five of BoJack Horseman: Nobody escapes unscathed

Season Five of BoJack Horseman: Nobody escapes unscathed

Sasha Hassan, News Editor

October 1, 2018


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Rating: 4.5 / 5 stars   “The last days of sunset superstars” Unsurprisingly, Netflix’s animated original “BoJack Horseman” strays further from resolutions as it dives into its devastating fifth season, touching on socially relevant topics in BoJack’s eternal struggle to be a ...

Vogue September Issue embraces social change

Vogue September Issue embraces social change

Elisa Fang and Sraavya Sambara

September 27, 2018


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Her eyes seem to follow you as you move around her. In a true Victorian, Mona Lisa-esque fashion, Beyonce sits in the center of the cover wearing a tiered, billowing, pristinely white Gucci dress, coyly unbuttoned as it meets her legs and boldly contrasting her skin. Her neck, holding up her headpiece,...

DV Drama preps for “LOVE/SICK”

Taylor Atienza and Amruta Baradwaj

September 26, 2018


Filed under A&E, On-Campus Art

DVHS’ Theatre Arts students have started preparations for their fall production “LOVE/SICK” to begin the 2018-2019 school year, pursuing their new theme of inclusivity and diversity while acclimating new students to the program. “LOVE/SICK”—the brainchild of playwright John Cariani—co...

Albums of Summer ’18

Albums of Summer ’18

Skyler Spears and Katie Williams

September 25, 2018


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Summer 2018 has been dubbed the season of new music; from Drake to Jorja Smith, new tracks featuring new sides of our favorite musicians were released. Over the course of the summer, numerous artists have released tracks that differ from their normal styles. Many have become iconic additions to musi...

5 Artists You Should Know: Indie edition

5 Artists You Should Know: Indie edition

Harshita Neralla, Social Media Manager

September 16, 2018


Filed under 5 Artists You Should Know, A&E

Many talented artists get swept under the mat due to overplayed songs on the radio. From Taylor Swift to Lovelytheband, you’ve heard of most of the artists, but here are few that may have flown under your radar.   1) The Aces The Aces, a band compromising of four talented young women, t...

Breaking hip-hop artist Cardi B. establishes herself in “Invasion of Privacy”

Breaking hip-hop artist Cardi B. establishes herself in “Invasion of Privacy”

Daniel Shen, Managing Editor

September 4, 2018


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She was 16 when she joined the Bloods gang. Three years later, to escape poverty and domestic violence, she became a stripper. Today, Cardi B. struts a $500,000 engagement ring, and her studio debut is the most-streamed album by a female artist in its first week. In many ways, the classic rags-to-riches sto...

That’s a rap

Sraavya Sambara, Managing Editor

May 11, 2018


Filed under A&E, Reviews

My friends nod their heads synchronously to the thuds of music escaping from their phone speakers. They gush about the latest albums, from Kendrick and Drake to Jay-Z and Kanye, but to me, they could be speaking Latin. Unlike the masses of my generation, I have never understood the allure of the...

Timberlake kindles a new spirit in album “Man of the Woods”

Timberlake kindles a new spirit in album “Man of the Woods”

Eric Chang, Staff Writer

March 30, 2018


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With the release of “Man of the Woods” on Feb. 2, Justin Timberlake brings his music back to his origins, surprising his fans and critics with an unfamiliar combination of country and pop and moving away from his usual style. While feelings about the album have been mixed, Timberlake successfully ...

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