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Joe & The Juice creates an urban vibe

Joe & The Juice creates an urban vibe

November 27, 2018

Okay, so you need some coffee and study time, but you're tired of Philz and Mints and Honey. Where to? Joe & The Juice, that's where. You walk in and your ears are filled with ...

SoulCycle offers an intense workout at a hefty price

SoulCycle offers an intense workout at a hefty price

November 10, 2018

Wheels turning, instructors yelling, people dancing, and wallets emptying. This is SoulCycle: the place where customers pay big bucks for a trendy workout. I'd heard about...

‘Courting Darkness’ draws readers in with unique plot elements

‘Courting Darkness’ draws readers in with unique plot elements

November 7, 2018

Elaborate ball gowns, a world of luxury, and a forbidden love story are all elements you’d find in a typical historical fiction book. However “Courting Darkness” embodies a storyline that includes none of those elements. The novel by Robin LaFevers brings realistic historical factors into a genre d...

‘Free solo’ captivates audiences with astonishing real-world footage

‘Free solo’ captivates audiences with astonishing real-world footage

November 5, 2018

Between its stunning cinematography and nerve-wracking storyline, the movie ‘Free Solo’ takes viewers’ breath away. Not only does the documentary feature awe-inspiring camera sh...

Dunkin’ Donuts’s coffee makes up for the doughnuts

Dunkin’ Donuts’s coffee makes up for the doughnuts

October 30, 2018

Iced lattes, macchiatos, and freezes have been seen around Carlmont, but not from the usual places, they're from Dunkin' Donuts. This doughnut and coffee destination put a locatio...

‘Trench’ is a step up for Twenty One Pilots

October 25, 2018

I recently heard the new Twenty One Pilots album, and I enjoyed it quite a bit more than I expected. Twenty-One pilots is an Ohio based pop duo consisting of frontman and vocalist Ty...

‘Hillbilly Elegy’ depicts new perspective on the white working class

‘Hillbilly Elegy’ depicts new perspective on the white working class

October 22, 2018

No viable job opportunities. No decent education for children. No safe neighborhoods. Not even hope for a better future. This could be describing anything from third world countries...

‘Venom’ leaves audiences poisoned

‘Venom’ leaves audiences poisoned

October 15, 2018

Venom: The poor man’s Spider-Man. Venom, infamously known as one of Spider-Man’s archenemies, received his own spinoff film in which his original storyline is abandoned and ...

‘A Star Is Born’ exposes the unsettling truth about love and addiction

October 8, 2018

A burned out folk-country singer walks into a bar after his show. He watches a girl perform, loves her voice, loves her individuality. He has to meet her. A huge star has discovered...

‘Empress of All Seasons’ enchants the mind but not the heart

‘Empress of All Seasons’ enchants the mind but not the heart

October 3, 2018

An outcast since birth. A yokai in a world where yokai are feared and controlled. A story of acceptance, survival, and revolution. And among the bravery, sacrifice, and...

Neutral Milk Hotel’s ‘In the Aeroplane Over the Sea’ is a modern masterpiece

Neutral Milk Hotel’s ‘In the Aeroplane Over the Sea’ is a modern masterpiece

October 1, 2018

I’d like to start off this review by saying that it took me a while to enjoy this album. Last summer, I heard people hyping this up as one of the best albums of the centu...

Coffeebar’s experience and menu serve Bay Area consumers perfectly

Coffeebar’s experience and menu serve Bay Area consumers perfectly

September 24, 2018

It's a Sunday afternoon, and you have a ton of homework to do. Barking dogs, clattering dishes, and cheering football fans on the TV steal your attention — you just can't conce...

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