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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


Filed under Reviews

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


Filed under Campus, Reviews

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


Filed under Opinion

Net neutrality has been repealed, and everyone is freaking out.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


Filed under A&E

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


Filed under A&E

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 ...

‘Ride Along 2’ threatens to burst funny bones

‘Ride Along 2’ threatens to burst funny bones

Jason Zheng, Staff Writer

January 25, 2016


Filed under A&E

“Ride Along 2,” released on Jan. 15, is the sequel to “Ride Along” and an action cop comedy. It has plenty of laughs and action throughout. After an infiltration of a car deal goes awry thanks to Officer Ben Barber (Kevin Hart), Detective James Payton (Ice Cube) was assigned to investigate...

‘Straight Outta Compton’ is good, but it’s missing something

‘Straight Outta Compton’ is good, but it’s missing something

Ivy Nguyen, Staff Writer

August 26, 2015


Filed under A&E

This isn't a movie just for rap aficionados. It's a movie that tells the story of five talented men in the 1980s trying to make it big as a rap collective. And people are listening. For the second week in a row, "Straight Outta Compton" (R) is the most-watched movie in the United States. Since it...

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