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“Hotel California” Album

October 20, 2012

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By Jesus Espinoza Rapper Tyga announced that his upcoming album will be called Hotel California. While Tyga did not announce the name of any of the singles from the album, or any details regarding what fans can expect t...

Musician’s Night 10/10

October 16, 2012

Filed under Branham News, Entertainment

BY AUBREY VASQUEZ On Wednesday October 10, Branham's Musician's Club held it's first Musician's Night of the year. The club returned this year as the newest iteration of the former Acoustic Club, and was fundraising for Branham...

Muse New Album (The 2nd Law) Review

October 12, 2012

Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

By Shelly Garcia British band Muse is out with yet another album; one that strongly conveys that the band is finally stepping out of their comfort zone. "We felt a little bit fearless with this one," says Muse drummer Dom Howard....

Pitch Perfect Review

October 9, 2012

Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

By Shirin Bansal Released friday, September 28, Pitch Perfect is a 2012 musical comedy film based on the book of the same name by Mickey Rapkin, and directed by Jason Moore. The film stars Anna Kendrick as Beca, who dreams of one day becoming a DJ in Los Angeles. Her father disa...

Justin Bieber’s Believe 10/6

October 8, 2012

Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

By Sarah Hill On Saturday, October 6, Oracle Arena in Oakland was packed with thousands of screaming adolescent girls, who had gathered to see Justin Bieber during the Bay Area performance of his most recent Believe tour.  The sold-out show had plenty of smooth dance moves, special effects, and a variety...

Bagel Heads: A Taboo Trend

October 8, 2012

Filed under Entertainment, World News

By Aalijah Plazola The most recent    unconventional fashion trend to spread throughout the island nation of Japan, "Bagel Heading", a form of body modification which results in the disortion of one's forehead so as to take on the appearance of having the popular ...

2012 MLB Playoffs

October 8, 2012

Filed under Entertainment, Sports

With the Major League Baseball postseason playoffs now underway, the competition between the contending teams of said series is looking to be intense. Making an appearance in the competition for the World Series are a number of...

Florence + The Machine’s Dazzling Concert

October 8, 2012

Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

There was a goddess in Mountain View the night of October 5. With her fiery red hair, powerful green eyes, and of course, her entrancing, melodious voice, it was no wonder her face never left the enormous screen. The captivating...

Channel Orange Review

September 24, 2012

Filed under Entertainment

By Sierra Bobzien Odd Future member and R&B singer Frank Ocean recently released his first album on a major label, Channel Orange. It received over 130,000 digital downloads in the first week of its digital release, a week...

New Cave Spider in Oregon

September 12, 2012

Filed under Entertainment, World News

By jennifer Alcocer A new species of spider was discovered in a branch of caves in Oregon by a group of citizen-scientists from the state's branch of the Western Cave Conservancy organization. The scientists had been studying...

Toddlers and Tiaras

September 10, 2012

Filed under Entertainment, Opinion

By Shirin Bansal TLC’s hit series Toddlers and Tiaras, which first aired in 2009, deals with the concept of pre-adolescent beauty pageantry, a tradition in many parts of the United States in which   1 to 12 year-olds are dressed in over-the-top and oftentimes risque costumes b...

Expendable?… Perhaps.

September 4, 2012

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By John Krepelka The sequel to the 2010 summer action spectacle of the same name, The Expendables 2, which premiered August 17, promised fans of the genre a film which was bigger and bolder than its critically-maligned predecessor. With a more diverse cast, and larger set-pieces, The E...

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