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Going green for St. Patrick’s Day

Going green for St. Patrick’s Day

March 20, 2014

Most people know that the St. Patrick’s Day tradition is to wear green, but some don’t necessarily know why. Some people wear green because it is something fun and differen...

Social media smackdown: is Vine going to take over Instagram?

Tara Ebrahimpour, Staff Writer

May 2, 2013

There are many popular apps in the social networking world, two of the most popular being Instagram and Vine. Since its launch in 2010, Instagram hasn’t failed to impress users. Instagram was created by Stanford graduates Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger in October 2010. “It's a way of taking fun, artsy pictures that your friends can look at,” said sophomore Angelina Castillo. As of January 2013...

Are the British going to take over Hollywood?

April 2, 2013

It is like the infamous British invasion all over again, except in digital form. As they rise in popularity, types of British entertainment such as television shows and music have captivated a large number of students, and Carlmont is no exception. “It’s foreign, so it’s different,” said junior Miles Coe. British and other forms of foreign media have become very easily accessible via the int...

Coldplay going on three year hiatus after New Year’s Eve

Coldplay going on three year hiatus after New Year’s Eve

November 28, 2012

Coldplay frontman Chris Martin recently announced mid-show in Brisbane, Australia that the band would be taking a three year hiatus following their New Year's Eve show with Jay Z. ...

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