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Journalism is about raising a conversation, and if it's controversial, so be it.

What journalism is really about

April 3, 2015

Since I've joined journalism I've always been asked the same question, "Why do journalists always try to be so controversial?" My answer, plain and simple, is, "We don't. It just...

St.Patrick's day parade in San Francisco

What is Saint Patrick’s day really about?

March 15, 2014

Most people are unaware of the original idea and reason for celebration of St.Patricks Day. Saint Patrick’s Day is not only for wearing the color green, but has immense historical b...

Is MTV really ‘Music Television’ anymore?

March 13, 2014

Throughout the years Music Television, better known as MTV, has been a popular channel where young people to go to watch music videos or watch reality TV shows. Founded on Aug. 1, ...

Are Macs really better than Pcs?

December 5, 2012

Although some people argue whether a Mac or a PC is better in terms of speed, applications, appearance, and software, Carlmont equally uses both because of the different features both have to offer. Principal Raul Zamora commented, “Sometimes it’s based on teacher preference and it’s also based on dollar amount. PCs are less expensive and Macs are user friendly. No department has specifically...

The DaVinvi Code is an example of a book that was made into a movie

A picture is not really worth a thousand words

November 14, 2012

Compressing the content of a novel into a two hour film is hard, and often leaves audience members frustrated with the way their favorite novel was portrayed. Would reversing the...

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