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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...

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...

Column: More than just a semester abroad

Column: More than just a semester abroad

December 6, 2018

Wollongong is a beautiful city. Stretching along the East coast of Australia, just south of Sydney, it has amazing beaches, nightlife, café culture and a thriving local art and music scene. I go to school...

Grab your AirPods, it’s time to listen to podcasts

Grab your AirPods, it’s time to listen to podcasts

December 5, 2018

Music, movies, television and Youtube. These forms of entertainment have had their run in the media industry — but now it’s time for the era of podcasts to shine. Podcasts are convenient. You can listen as y...

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...

Column: My battle with depression

Column: My battle with depression

November 26, 2018

I remember sitting in my small and dark room that I shared with my younger sister listening to The Smiths’ hit-song, “Asleep.” It had been playing on repeat for so long I had lost count of how ma...

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...