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Baby it’s banned outside

Baby it’s banned outside

December 12, 2018

It took 74 years for radio listeners to realize the song, “Baby, It’s Cold Outside” by Frank Loesser should have been cut before it ever hit the airwaves. The 1944 Christmas “classic” promotes th...

We ought to say no, no, no, to banning classics

We ought to say no, no, no, to banning classics

December 11, 2018

It’s been said that in this day and age it is very difficult to say anything without offending someone, and the more time passes, the more I am starting to agree with this saying. This year, ears...

Border shutdowns hurt people on both sides

Border shutdowns hurt people on both sides

December 10, 2018

It’s no secret that President Donald Trump’s views on immigration policies and border security has stirred some controversy. Ever since he took office two years ago, he has been promising to implem...

Construction begins on Long Beach’s tallest structure

Construction begins on Long Beach’s tallest structure

December 9, 2018

One thing that’s nice about Long Beach is it’s full of job opportunities for those who work in construction, as I’m sure you’ve noticed the many development projects that pop up frequently. Part...

The critical difference between a magazine and a newspaper

The critical difference between a magazine and a newspaper

December 5, 2018

Disclaimer: This is a response to the article “Letter to the Editor: One drop cap at a time” published on Dec. 4, 2018. Design is important. Design is exciting. Design is complicated. We are grateful to be part ...

Letter to the Editor: One drop cap at a time

Letter to the Editor: One drop cap at a time

Federico Yñiguez, Contributing Writer

December 4, 2018

Filed under Letters to the Editor, Opinions, Today

Design is important. I would know as I spend hours a week looking at, critiquing and creating design. In design class, we learn that typography is a key element in helping create the identity of any magazi...

Are we able to say, ‘Thank U, Next’ right after a breakup?

Are we able to say, ‘Thank U, Next’ right after a breakup?

November 27, 2018

As a hopeless romantic, I’ve had quite a few bumpy relationships and moving on quickly after each partner is normal for me. The speed with which I’d start dating someone else was faster than Speedy Gon...

Donald Trump has driven away musical rights from his rallies

Donald Trump has driven away musical rights from his rallies

November 26, 2018

It’s no secret that Donald Trump is a hot topic, and not in a good way. In fact, a poll taken by CNN indicates that 45 percent of Americans rate Trump’s job performance as poor, while 20 percent rate his performan...