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The Bachelor

The Bachelor

Tali Duarte, Assistant Magazine Editor

May 28, 2020

Oh my god, who is the rose going to? Please don’t be Luke. Please, oh please. I swear, if she picks Luke I will never watch this show again. “Luke,” she says. What the hell? Okay, ladies, the wine is out, the TV is on, and our emotions are high. Yes, “The Bachelor” is live on television,...

Avengers

Avengers

Juhannah Reduque

May 28, 2020

In 2008, a film from a young studio made its way into the limelight. Its main character was largely unheard of, because the film was a comic-book adaptation, and it was expected to fail. Still, “Iron Man” shattered all doubt and claimed the number one spot for weeks at the box office. Rotten Tomatoes...

Harry Potter

Harry Potter

Edysa Vasques

May 28, 2020

The “Harry Potter” franchise evolved alongside a generation that followed the same journey as its protagonist. They were young, confused, often misguided by the adults in charge, and everybody knew an Umbridge or two. The only difference between our two worlds was that the Harry Potter Universe had...

Game of Thrones

Game of Thrones

Josh Peck

May 28, 2020

“Game of Thrones” was a television phenomenon of the past decade. Since its first season, the HBO drama has been nominated for 160 Emmy Awards, winning 57 of the prized television awards. The show was based on George R. R. Martin’s book series “A Song of Ice and Fire” and quickly gained millions...

Disney Classics

Disney Classics

Kasandra Parker

May 28, 2020

When I was a little girl, my weekends consisted of binging Disney films. I would have my collection of VHS tapes, a large assortment of snacks and my enthusiasm at the thought of getting to sing along to songs from “Mulan,” “Beauty and The Beast” and other films. For me, those weekends were times...

Fashion

Fashion

Alex Hanks and Sofia Garcia

May 28, 2020

The 2010s had a spectrum of ups and downs when it comes to fashion. Vintage style was redefined and streetwear integrated itself into the designer community — the end result became a strange clash of vintage styles diluted by modern designs. As far as men’s fashion is concerned, streetwear solidified...

Climate Crisis

Climate Crisis

Jake Striebeck

May 28, 2020

According to NASA’s website, the Earth’s climate has varied throughout history. Over the last 650,000 years, our planet has experienced seven cycles of glacial advance and retreat, with the end of the last ice age occurring about 7,000 years ago. The current trend of rising global temperatures...

Politics

Politics

Josh Peck, News Editor

May 28, 2020

The American political system is unlike any other in the world. Since its inception, it has inspired struggles for democracy and liberty across the world, from the French Revolution in the 18th century to the Arab Spring in the early 2010s and the Hong Kong protests today. The American Dream has called...

Warriors

Warriors

Alex Hanks, Opinion Editor

May 28, 2020

At the time this article is being written, the Golden State Warriors are currently ranked at the bottom of the NBA, with a 1:1000 chance of winning the NBA Finals. Point guard Stephen Curry, shooting guard/small forward Klay Thompson and power forward Draymond Green are plagued with injuries, and the...

Patriots

Patriots

Max Aguirre

May 28, 2020

The New England Patriots were in an unstable position heading into the 2010s. They hadn’t won a Super Bowl since 2004, and quarterback Tom Brady hadn’t looked the same since tearing his ACL in 2008. The defense was also experiencing some turnover as old veterans started retiring or departing to other...

Miami Heat

Miami Heat

Brysen Streeter, Web Editor

May 28, 2020

On July 8, 2010, reigning MVP Lebron James’ “The Decision” changed and shaped the National Basketball Association’s landscape for the entire decade to come. His decision to leave the Cleveland Cavaliers, a team that not only drafted him but is also where he grew up, took power away from organizations...

San Fran Giants

San Fran Giants

Jose Bouquett

May 28, 2020

A bucket- list item for all die-hard baseball fans is to receive a classic Buster Posey hug. The San Francisco Giants took Major League Baseball by storm in the early portion of this decade by achieving three World Series victories in the span of five seasons. Posey was heralded as the captain behind...