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When most people hear the word whipped, they often think of the guy being controlled by the girl. However, it's never deemed wrong for the girl to be at her boyfriend's beck and call.

Sexuality or gender is not an insult, so don’t make it one

May 18, 2015

"That's so gay." I hear those three words and I can't help but cringe. Those three words are, unfortunately, commonly used by one person to insult another. Those three...

Never feel guilty about the things that make you happy.

Don’t judge my guilty pleasures

February 6, 2015

"What's my guilty pleasure? The thing is, I never feel guilty about pleasures," said Tom Hiddleston. Everyone is secretly obsessed with something they are too ashamed to admit....

Where will you be on June 5?

Don’t let senioritis ruin you

January 10, 2015

You know that you're a second-semester senior when you've already given up on the third day back to school. Yes, my name is Jessica Adair and I have senioritis. According to...

Gwen Stefani is back with ‘Baby Don’t Lie’

December 11, 2014

Stefani's new single "Baby Don't Lie" brings her back onto the music scene as a solo artist. In the beginning of her music career, Stefani started out as the lead singer and...

Whether in social media, print, or protest, your voice matters.

Don’t take away our voice

December 5, 2014

"Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press," reads the First...

Belmont Oaks 2003 Kindergarten Graduation.

Don’t grow up too fast

September 25, 2014

For as long as I can remember, my parents have always said, "Don't grow up too fast." They both cried on my first day of kindergarten, begged me not to wear make up, and wouldn't...

A Carlmont High School student plays the new app, Don't Tap the White Tile.

Don’t tap the white tile

May 1, 2014

A new app, Don’t Tap the White Tile, has climbed to the number one spot in top charts for Android and iOS. As the name states, the objective is to tap the black tiles as quickly...

Caution: don't slip

Caution: don’t slip

December 12, 2013

As Carlmont students truly welcomed winter this December they were greeted with low temperatures. When one mentions California, most people think about sun-kissed tans, sandy...

How to Survive High School Day 16: Don't be afraid to let go of old friends

How to Survive High School Day 16: Don’t be afraid to let go of old friends

September 17, 2013

Remember that one friend you met in sixth grade during math class, with that horrible teacher who was definitely out to fail you, and instantly became best friends? Or that other frien...

How to Survive High School Day Five: Don't choose your activities only based on your friends

How to Survive High School Day Five: Don’t choose your activities only based on your friends

August 29, 2013

At Carlmont, there are many options for extracurricular activities such as clubs centering around a particular interest and different sports. As you choose your activities to join...

How to Survive High School Day One: Don’t sweat it

August 25, 2013

I remember my first day of freshman year vividly. My first class was World Studies and if I were to mash all my feelings into one thought, I was terrified. My hands were shaking and I was going through my list of materials repetitively, wondering if I had forgotten anything. My thoughts consisted of, "How much homework am I going to have tonight?" "When is our first test?" "Is this one of those...

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