Daily 49er

In case you missed the Grammys …

In case you missed the Grammys …

January 27, 2014

The Grammys are considered the biggest night in music. The awards take a look back at some of the most popular music to hit the airwaves in the past year. It’s more than just an awards show, however,...

Recycle your closet

Recycle your closet

January 27, 2014

The current generation of young people is straying away from disposable clothing and seeking individuality in their attire. Leah Zahn, 35, said she has sifted through the racks of thrift stores for...

Heeere’s … Kitty!

Heeere’s … Kitty!

Meagan Meylor, Contributing Writer

January 26, 2014

Filed under Arts & Life, Showcase

Cats rule the Internet. From the original Grumpy Cat video with more than 14 million views, to countless cat memes, Internet goers have an undeniable fascination with our feline friends. Minneapolis-based...

Music: what’s hot, what’s not

Music: what’s hot, what’s not

Danielle Carson and Einar Sevilla, Staff Writers

January 22, 2014

Filed under Arts & Life, Music, Reviews, Showcase

Against Me!: "Transgender Dysphoria Blues" Like a less melodic Distillers and a rougher Alkaline Trio, Against Me! has always been the punk band with politically charged yet simple, sing-a-long lyri...

The new world of Super Mario 3-D

The new world of Super Mario 3-D

January 21, 2014

From the ground-breaking new cat suit to the smart level design, Nintendo’s skillfully designed games never cease to amaze. Super Mario 3-D World (SM3DW) is Nintendo’s latest entry in the long-running...

Spring Diversions at the Beach

Sean Mosley and Danielle Carson, Staff Writers

January 20, 2014

Filed under Arts & Life, Events

Cal State Long Beach has no shortage of entertaining events scheduled throughout the Spring 2014 semester. Whether you like music, art or theatre, students at CSULB will have a large selection of activities to choose from. The first few weeks alone have enough variety to entice the most hard-to-please students. Last semester, the Carpenter Performing Arts Center launched Arts for Life, a comprehensive education program...

Audiences will fall in love with “Her”

Audiences will fall in love with “Her”

January 20, 2014

“Her,” written and directed by Spike Jonze, is a unique blend of science fiction and romance that inevitably compels audiences. “Her” is realistic enough to grasp audiences and unique enough...

Academy Awards predictions

Academy Awards predictions

Jesus Ambrosio and Shane Newell, Staff Writers

January 20, 2014

Filed under Arts & Life, Showcase

Best Picture - “American Hustle” “American Hustle” is one of the few films that has it all. With an impeccable cast, rich script and brilliant direction, this film deserves to win the Oscar fo...