Christmas? Not exactly what you think

Erica Garbutt, Features Editor

January 19, 2017

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Christmas. It’s a time of multicolored lights on strings, an influx of sugary sweets, insipid caroling and happiness for everyone. Right? Wrong. Okay, so maybe I’m exaggerating. For many, Christmas (or whatever other wi...

Prioritizing college:environment over title

Brianna Brown, PR Manager

January 19, 2017

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During the time I have been at Laguna Beach High School, an everlasting standard has been placed over my head: the pressure to go to a highly regarded university. Coming in as a freshman in 2014, I was shown countless presentat...

Political correctness? What is that?

Erica Garbutt, Features Editor

November 17, 2016

Filed under Opinions

It runs rampant in our media, our culture, our politics and our speech. People say that it’s mindlessly pandering or just plain unnecessary. It restricts freedom of speech, forcing everyone to tiptoe around for fear of upset...

Black Friday

Black Friday

November 17, 2016

Marijuana: Should it really be legal?

Madison Sinclair, Editor-in-Chief/Managing Editor

November 9, 2016

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Marijuana is the most commonly abused illicit drug in the United States. This is not about the ethical implications of legalizing marijuana, nor the truth, or lack thereof, behind its medicinal use. This is about legalizing a...

Surveillance at home

Lucas Austin, Reporter

October 27, 2016

Filed under Features, Opinions

With more people online than ever, cyber security is becoming more and more of an issue. In most cases, the problem arises from tracking cookies. “Cookies personalize your browsing experience by tracking and storing your acti...

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