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Taylor Swift shines in revealing new documentary

Taylor Swift shines in revealing new documentary

Lindsey Harrison, Staff Reporter

February 7, 2020

On a Friday night in late January, I dragged my friends to a crowded theatre at Alamo Drafthouse. We were there for the premiere of “Taylor Swift: Miss Americana”. We were surrounded by other fans (called “Swifties”), who had waited all day to watch a documentary that had already been out on Ne...

The battle is over: Five Guys Burgers is better than In N’ Out

The battle is over: Five Guys Burgers is better than In N’ Out

Ashlyn Miner, Staff Reporter

November 20, 2019

In N Out and Five Guys are both burger joints idolized by Americans around the world for their delicious fast food and welcoming and fun atmosphere. Both of these places have high ratings, but seriously… which one is better? Although being incredibly underrated by the media, Five Guys is the better ...

“The Joker” 2019

“The Joker” 2019

Jackie Rosales, News Editor

November 20, 2019

Without a doubt, the technicalities of the movie were beautiful. The cinematography captured each moment with precision and the costume department chose clothes that could not be more quintessential to the Joker's character. However what makes a makes the movie is the story not all the bells and whistles. When...

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Ian Graham, Mia Irvin, and Daisy Ramirez

May 22, 2018

Ariel Becker Senior Ariel Becker began high school as a young freshman with much potential, unaware that she would start her own YouTube channel and win multiple awards over the next four years. What began as an introductory multimedia and film class, progressed into a future passion. With the help...

What’s new on Netflix in April

What’s new on Netflix in April

Nikki Soto, Staff reporter

April 7, 2017

With the start of April came the loss of some beloved Netflix favorites. We were forced to part ways with ‘Ferris Bueller’s Day Off’ and ‘The Princess Bride,’ just a few of the many reluctant goodbyes we had to give. But don't fret! Although April stole certain shows and movies away, it b...

Alamo offers unique dine-in experience

Kalista Rankins, Photo Editor

December 15, 2016

Going to the theater to see a movie is not what it what it used to be. Plans for Arizona’s first Alamo Drafthouse, a Texas-based dine-in theater was originally supposed to be built in downtown Chandler but fell through, due to the agreement not working out. “It was a little bit of a blessing in dis...

Lack of originality in entertainment needs revision

Lack of originality in entertainment needs revision

Brittany Tomes, Staff Reporter

December 14, 2016

One step forward, Two steps back. “We’ve just come to represent a decline in the standards of what we expect.” The 1975 said it right there. Within the past twenty years society has struggled with the concept of originality, the ability to put out new, intriguing ideas that are a person’s o...

Winter Dance: last minute preparation

Winter Dance: last minute preparation

Nikki Soto, Staff Reporter

December 2, 2016

  The Winter Dance is quickly approaching, and by now you have probably decided whether or not you will be in attendance. Many have opted out of the dance due to confusion with the dress code, lack of interest, or being unmotivated to deal with the preparation. However, many have underestima...

Jasper Lee’s success in magic captures school attention

Jasper Lee’s success in magic captures school attention

Sarah Cheang, Staff Reporter

November 15, 2016

Hidden talents roam the halls daily, and for those like junior Jasper Lee, people can begin to take notice of such novelty. His love for magic began around the age of five, but he never thought he would be able to pick up a deck of his own. Lee began practicing magic his freshman year after a...

Ghostbusters or Box-Office-busters?

Ghostbusters or Box-Office-busters?

Brittany Tomes, Staff Reporter

November 5, 2016

Are you ready to call back up the Ghostbusters? Thirty-two years after the first showing of 1984’s Ghostbusters comes a particularly new take on the franchise. Set in a quite contrasting 2016 New York, four women hit the underground subway, a packed concert, and crowded streets on the hunt for t...

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