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Plow delivers breakfast like no other

Plow delivers breakfast like no other

Kathryn Stratz, Staff Writer

September 10, 2018


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Many Bay Area teens are in search of the perfect hipster breakfast place, as IHOP generally doesn't make the cut. Plow is the perfect brunch place in San Francisco for all. They are focused on supporting local businesses and keep the farm-to-table mantra going, using all fresh ingredients. Plow...

‘Crazy Rich Asians’ kills box office expectations

‘Crazy Rich Asians’ kills box office expectations

Kathryn Stratz, Staff Writer

August 28, 2018


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'Crazy Rich Asians' is killing it. The Warner Bros. film hit the theaters on Aug. 15, and, according to Box Office, has made almost $77 billion in the past 13 days, topping the charts for two weeks in a row. Rotten Tomatoes has given this film a rating of 93 percent, and said, "...Crazy Rich Asians takes a satisfying step forward for screen represent...

Mitchell’s Ice Cream doesn’t live up to the expectation

Mitchell’s Ice Cream doesn’t live up to the expectation

Zana Lunsford, Staff Writer

April 28, 2018


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Chaos, rude employees, and sub-par ice cream: that pretty much sums up my experience at popular ice creamery in San Francisco, Mitchell's Ice Cream. Located in South San Francisco, Mitchell’s has been pulling in large crowds for years. The creamery first opened up in 1953 and has become a stap...

‘Isle of Dogs’ is a unique experience

‘Isle of Dogs’ is a unique experience

Charlie McBrian, Staff Writer

April 19, 2018


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He’s done it again. Wes Anderson has come through with another quality film that managed to blow me away with its creativity and guile. Set in future Japan, “Isle of Dogs” tells the story of a world in which, through Mayor Kobayashi’s fear mongering and propaganda, all dogs have been sent...

San Mateo eatery sets the bar for delicious ramen

San Mateo eatery sets the bar for delicious ramen

Zana Lunsford, Staff Writer

April 3, 2018


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Located in downtown San Mateo on the corner of Eighth Avenue, Ramen Dojo offers the Peninsula the opportunity to enjoy a delicious bowl of traditional ramen with an endless amount of toppings. Ramen Dojo is one of the most famous Japanese eateries in the Bay Area, and for good reason. Each bowl of ramen is...

‘Flower Boy’ blossoms with creativity

‘Flower Boy’ blossoms with creativity

Charlie McBrian, Staff Writer

February 5, 2018


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“Scum F*ck Flower Boy” is absolutely superb. Tyler goes even harder in a neo-soul direction than his previous release and tightens up his flow for what is by far the best LP (Long Play) that Tyler, The Creator has ever… well, created. Tyler Okonma, better known as Tyler, The Creator, is a rapper, pr...

Battle for net neutrality continues

Battle for net neutrality continues

Riley Collins, Staff Writer

December 17, 2017


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Net neutrality has been repealed, and everyone is freaking out. But people need to calm down.   Net neutrality is “the principle that internet service providers should enable access to all content and applications regardless of the source and without favoring or blocking particular products...

Peet’s Coffee welcomes customers with freshly-brewed coffee

Peet’s Coffee welcomes customers with freshly-brewed coffee

Taya Yakovenko, Staff Writer

December 5, 2017


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Peet’s Coffee made it their goal to raise a bar for the American coffee industry while delivering a great tasting cup for those that truly love coffee. Prior to becoming a widely known network, Alfred Peet sold coffee beans. The coffee beans were hand-roasted in small batches. The company grew and became “P...

Season Two of ‘Stranger Things’ blows viewers away

Season Two of ‘Stranger Things’ blows viewers away

Zana Lunsford, Staff Writer

November 27, 2017


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On Oct. 27, a new season of the sci-fi Netflix original series "Stranger Things" was released to the public. Chock full of cinema genius and an entertaining plot line that just kept unraveling, "Stranger Things 2" blew me away. Twin brothers Matthew and Ross Duffer created the show and released the...

‘Everything Now’ is an uninspired disappointment

‘Everything Now’ is an uninspired disappointment

Charlie McBrian, Staff Writer

October 29, 2017


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"Everything Now" is by far the weakest album in Arcade Fire’s discography. Arcade Fire turns away from everything that made them likable and unsuccessfully attempts to become a dance music group. Arcade Fire is a Montreal-based Indie-Rock powerhouse; the members include Win Butler, Regine Chassagne,...

“Flowers in the Attic” miniseries spices up romance with incest

“Flowers in the Attic” miniseries spices up romance with incest

Holly Chen, Staff Writer

April 13, 2016


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Incest has always been a taboo topic. So when V.C. Andrews introduced incestuous siblings, Cathy and Chris, in her 1979 novel, "Flowers in the Attic," many young girl's hearts were set aflame. Her novel could be compared to today's "Twilight," except her's was a much more forbidden love story. When...

‘Lucifer’ is devilishly good

‘Lucifer’ is devilishly good

Seiya Mirande, Staff Writer

February 2, 2016


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On Jan. 25, Fox released a new TV series: “Lucifer." The story revolved around Lucifer (played by Tom Ellis). This TV series created a modern-day spin-off of the DC comic character by the same name. The TV version and the comic book version share similar characteristics. The series focused on ...

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