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An influencer may have a crown but is only a shadow under social media.

Authentic influencers are bringing a new image to social media

Udita Jonnala, Arts and Graphics Editor October 12, 2020

Influencers are often the thresholds of social media and they are the ones who start trends to make an impact. Most of them realize their effect on their fan base and utilize it, but others seem to fall...

Pose takes massive steps to showcase diversity in mainstream media

The fierce Netflix show “Pose” is as daring and boiling with drama as it is mindful

Thyra Beckley, Staff Writer October 12, 2020

“The category is live, work, pose” is the iconic phrase that the main character, Pray Tell (Billy Porter) says in the exuberant and bold show Pose. The show Pose takes place in 1980s New York City...

Netflix’s “Trinkets” concludes satisfactorily

Netflix’s “Trinkets” concludes satisfactorily

Aditi Lappathi, News Editor October 12, 2020

The Netflix show “Trinkets” is about a group of three girls, Elodie Davis (Brianna Hildebrand) the shy girl who likes music, Tabitha Foster (Quintessa Swindell), the popular, rich girl who seems to...

The presence of women in politics will yield improvements for not only women— but everyone.

The presence of women in politics will allow women to represent themselves

Hannah Wang and Sarah Han October 10, 2020

On July 21, Rep. Ted Yoho verbally attacked Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York's 14th congressional district, in front of Capitol Hill by calling her a “disgusting.” When confronted, his hurtful...

Seo Ye-ji plays author Ko Moon-young in K-drama “It’s Okay to Not Be Okay.

“It’s Okay to Not Be Okay” explores mental health issues

Claire Zhang, Features Editor October 9, 2020

K-drama “It’s Okay to Not Be Okay” is a story of healing — learning to deal with past traumas and mental health issues. The tvN show aired its last episode on Aug. 9, leaving viewers with tears...

Padres go all in, A’s acquire dual All Stars, and Giants sit back as the trade deadline concludes

Arya Patel, Staff Writer October 9, 2020

The San Diego Padres make the biggest splash of the trade deadline acquiring star Cleveland Indians pitcher Mike Clevinger alongside outfielder Greg Allen, and a player to be named later as they make a...

Netflix's latest docu-series highlights the tragic horrors of immigrant lives with respect to their treatment by ICE

Netflix’s “Immigration Nation” brings the horrors of American immigration to screen

Aditi Praveen October 8, 2020

“The American Dream” has been a long-standing idea that’s defined our nation, the idea that if you’re escaping religious persecution, seeking safety, or trying to create a better life for yourself,...

Many cultural attire, like the Qipao, has been twisted and changed by the Newtro trend in South Korea

Newtro, a rising trend, has made a clear dividing line

Leanne Park, Staff Writer October 8, 2020

Newtro is a rising trend that has been widely popular in South Korea these past few months. As Koreans explore retro clothing, shops, and food, they experience their own history that has happened in the...

The gaming industry saw a massive increase in sales and use as the pandemic took its hold

COVID-19 boosts the gaming industry

Aatif Ahmed, Staff Writer October 6, 2020

Due to COVID-19, the gaming industry has had an unexpected spike with the numerous hours gamers are spending in the virtual world.  According to Statistica, 72% of teenagers play video games. A Forbes...

Despite its faults, the College Board may not be so bad.

Stop complaining about The College Board

Nihal Singh, Copy Editor October 5, 2020

“F*ck College Board,” one Dougherty Valley High School junior said. “The College Board single-handedly ruined my entire high school experience,” another exclaimed.  Animosity towards The College...

A director changes the plot of the movie to fit the racial stereotype.

Erasing the blind eye faced upon racial stereotypes in Hollywood

Shereen Ahmed, Journey Manager October 4, 2020

Ravi Ross is about to shoot the ball into the net. A bunch of math equations are going through his head, the crowd goes silent when he is concentrating as everything is in slow motion. SWISH— the ball...

Crafting the perfect Canva infographic

Crafting the perfect Canva infographic

Lauren Chen, News Editor October 2, 2020

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