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Less than half of American adults read literature, but reading is now a more important activity than ever.

Literacy is dying, yet it must live on

March 7, 2017

We live in a period where our ideas aren't discovered individually; instead, they are shoved down our throats. According to the National Endowment for the Arts, only 43 percent of American adults read a single piece of literature in 2015. That is the lowest in recent h...

Kobe will go down as one of the greats in basketball history.

Mamba out: this night will live on in history

April 15, 2016

The night of April 13 was one that will live on forever in the basketball world. Two historical events occurred in one night: Kobe Bryant's last game, and the Golden State Warriors'...

Though the previews had potential, this side series for Star Wars was not good enough for the standards of many fans.

‘Star Wars Rebels’ cannot live up to its legacy

January 28, 2015

"Star Wars Rebels" has proven to be an unworthy successor to the preceding animated series and movie trilogies, in regard to the way it is planned, written, and produced. The...

Do we live in a bubble of ignorance?

Do we live in a bubble of ignorance?

March 29, 2014

Recently, it has been brought to my attention that a significant number of teenagers are completely uninformed about the world around them. It seems to me that not only are they...

American Hustle didn’t live up to its title

February 4, 2014

Nominated for 10 Academy Awards, including the Golden Globe Award for Best Motion Picture, American Hustle stands as what is said to be the best movie of the year. This however...

I live in EPA... and it's not fair.

I live in EPA… and it’s not fair.

April 2, 2013

Sophomore Alenna Winfield waits outside in the cold to catch one of the busses to Carlmont High School. Her school day begins 75 minutes before many of her classmates’. ...

Ocean singing 'Forrest Gump' in his debut Grammy performance

Grammy live performances impress

February 12, 2013

For all the flack the Grammys get come awards season, they sure know how to put on a show. A slew of live performances were the highlight of the night, with impressive perfo...

Kanye West's G.O.O.D Music affiliates.

‘Cruel Summer’ may live up to immense hype

September 12, 2012

Despite numerous pushbacks and delays, Carlmont students finally got a taste of the highly anticipated album 'Cruel Summer' on Sept 10. This album was the first Kanye West-helmed...

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