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‘Saturday Night Live’ needs new scripts if it wants to stay alive

‘Saturday Night Live’ needs new scripts if it wants to stay alive

April 17, 2018

“Saturday Night Live” is a renowned name in the world of sketch-comedy. Everyone has heard of it and most have watched an episode. However, for the millennial generation, “SNL” has fallen short of t...

Canonizing comics: Marjane Satrapi’s ‘Persepolis’

Canonizing comics: Marjane Satrapi’s ‘Persepolis’

April 11, 2018

The most admirable quality of “Persepolis” is its sincerity. The author never hesitates to critique foreign powers meddling in her home, or herself. At over 300 pages in length, “Persepolis...

Fade in: An introduction

Fade in: An introduction

April 3, 2018

Your streaming queue just got larger, free of charge. This new biweekly column will be bringing you the best movies available on Kanopy, a free streaming service which you can access through the Cal State Lo...

Canonizing comics: “Anya’s Ghost” is a stellar comic about empathy and fitting in

Canonizing comics: “Anya’s Ghost” is a stellar comic about empathy and fitting in

March 6, 2018

This column was called “Negative Space.” Now it's not. It's still about comics, though. Sometimes we just need a thrilling story that will leave us feeling good at the end. “Anya’s Ghost”...

Negative Space: John Lewis’ “March”

Negative Space: John Lewis’ “March”

February 20, 2018

While civil rights activists such as Martin Luther King Jr. and Rosa Parks are familiar to us all, there are others who are arguably less famous. Among those is Senator John Lewis, whose story should ...

MLB playoffs prediction

MLB playoffs prediction

October 3, 2017

One of the best sporting months is here. October is packed with events, from the start of the NBA season to the World Series to crown the best team in the MLB. This year, I’m stoked for the baseball pos...

Lahren in the bed she made

Lahren in the bed she made

Micayla Vermeeren, Editor in Chief

March 21, 2017

Filed under Columns, Opinions

I never thought I’d actually be excited to talk about Tomi Lahren. I really, really didn’t. But here I am and here you are, because little miss Lahren’s last few days have been too much to not discu...