Oscars racial divide is unnecessary
Feb01

Oscars racial divide is unnecessary

We are one month into 2016 and we already have a huge racial controversy on our hands. After the nominations for the 88th Academy Awards were revealed, people began to complain about the lack of diversity among the nominees for the second year in a row, leading to boycotts by well known African-American celebrities like Will and Jada Pinkett Smith. There is undoubtedly an issue when almost every nominee is white. However, many believe...

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Current Events Quiz issue #8
Feb01

Current Events Quiz issue #8

Test your worldly knowledge 1. What historical event happened on the Eastern U.S. coastline in January 2016 that involved 11 states, caused 42 deaths, and lead to the cancellation of 13,000 flights? 2. Who will be starring in the upcoming movie: “A Series of Unfortunate Events?” 3. A 33-year-old man was arrested for running a “sex club” out of his Virginia apartment. What alias did he give the police? 4. What is the name...

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An innocent conversation with a guilty man
Feb01

An innocent conversation with a guilty man

Sean Penn’s so-called interview with a notorious drug trafficker left readers questioning why he felt he was above the law in meeting with a wanted criminal. Hollywood celebrities have used their financial clout for many causes, good and bad. Under the guise of journalism, Penn used his notoriety to seek out one of the world’s most wanted fugitives and without the approval or cooperation of the U.S. or Mexican governments....

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Why you should care about Palomar’s presidential search
Feb01

Why you should care about Palomar’s presidential search

Palomar students need to care about who becomes their next college presidents. We’ve found there to be a sea of apathy at this college. We see most students turn a blind eye toward the activities of the governing groups of this campus. We understand; it’s hard to care about the inner workings and politics of a place that, ideally, you will only spend a couple years attending. But that is a poor excuse for total...

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Competitive gaming has all the elements of a sport
Dec10

Competitive gaming has all the elements of a sport

Sports have traditionally spanned many disciplines in the physical realm. From the tackling of a carrier in football, to the subtle tap of a golf ball on a long putt, there exists a certain traditional aspect of a sport that is universally held. Enter eSports, a rapidly growing field in the gaming sphere that challenges traditional views on what a ‘sport’ really means. The disbelief of eSports being considered in the same vein as...

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Current Event Quiz Answers
Dec10

Current Event Quiz Answers

1. Max 2. It’s a Wonderful Life 3. Rhonda Rousey 4. Ulli Reiner 5. Charlie Sheen 6. Adele, 25 7. San Bernardino, Calif. at the Inland Regional Center

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