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Kanye raps some verses behind the album cover for

New Kanye album is worth the wait

March 2, 2016

After many years of waiting, Kanye West finally released his seventh studio album on Feb. 14, 2016, called "The Life of Pablo." He released "The Life of Pablo" exclusively on tid...

Road rage: it's not worth it

Road rage: it’s not worth it

March 1, 2014

Yesterday, I honked at somebody for the first time, and it came back to bite me shortly after. I was hurrying to work and was stuck behind this car who was literally just rolling...

Are AP courses worth it?

December 10, 2013

At Carlmont, many students have decided to put in the extra work required to meet the high academic standards of Advanced Placement (AP) classes. Frequently, students find completing the coursework required by AP classes, in conjunction with the many different activities that students are involved in outside of class, to be a daunting task. Take for example junior Pareesa Darafshi. She takes a very ch...

Tasty order of half slab baby back ribs and fries

Marvin Gardens pub and grill: worth it?

October 9, 2013

I entered Marvin Gardens thinking only one thing: this place better have some good grub. And it did. Located at 1160 Old County road in Belmont, Marvin Gardens doesn't quite ca...

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...

Generous portion of a delicious sushi roll

Old Town Sushi worth the wait

November 5, 2012

Old Town Sushi is a bustling and popular sushi restaurant in downtown San Mateo on South B Street. With a pleasing experience all around, there is no doubt it is one of the best. The menu ...

La Corneta Taqueria: Disappointing and not worth the money

La Corneta Taqueria: Disappointing and not worth the money

March 3, 2012

This typical Mexican buffet style restaurant is located on San Carlos Avenue between Laurel Street and El Camino in San Carlos. Its menu consists of the usual Mexican cuisine...

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