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Vegan Veganos Mexican food truck offers twist to classic dishes

Vegan Veganos Mexican food truck offers twist to classic dishes

Joshua Aplaon, Staff Reporter

October 15, 2019

Vegan Veganos, a Mexican-inspired street food truck, is a mouthful and can instill fear. Vegan Mexican-inspired food? Most people would never think to try it. But the pop up truck, based in San Jose, travels around the Bay Area and sells their food all while trying to spread the message of becoming ...

“It Chapter Two”: Lousy script underwhelms

“It Chapter Two”: Lousy script underwhelms

Harleen Gill, Staff Reporter

September 25, 2019

“It: Chapter 2’ brings the Losers’ Club back together 27 years later, after the return of Pennywise who wreaked havoc in their hometown of Derry, Maine since they were children. Having gone their separate ways, the childhood friends receive a phone call from Mike Hanlon (played by Chosen Jacobs...

Apple’s new devices eyecatching, competitively price, but you can wait

Kathleen Quinn, Staff Reporter

September 25, 2019

The long-awaited Apple conference hosted at the Steve Jobs Theatre Sept.10, claimed a lot of new innovations, however they seemed much subtler than previous years. The biggest splash came with the reveal of two new subscription services and the new iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro. The first of its two...

“Hustlers” showcases women behind sex trade glamour

“Hustlers” showcases women behind sex trade glamour

Joshua Aplaon, Staff Reporter

September 25, 2019

Based on trailers alone, it does not take much to gather that the movie “Hustlers” is more than a gratuitous movie about stripping, dancing for money and romanticized glitz and glamour of the underground sex work with an all-star cast. In the film, a crew of strippers (Jennifer Lopez, Constance...

Open Mic Night

Francisco Medina and Aaron Mata, Staff Reporters

July 1, 2019

Local artists perform at De Anza College's Open Mic Night, hosted by McTate Stroman.

‘John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum’ embraces incredible pure action

Mark Jensen, Staff Reporter

June 25, 2019

“John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum” rushes the audience into an action-packed thriller into where the second film left off. Yet, at the end of runtime, one can’t shake the feeling of being left unsatisfied. The film doesn’t disappoint in providing the well choreographed and imaginative fight s...

Vinyl record collections popular among young adults

Vinyl record collections popular among young adults

John Bricker, Staff Reporter

June 25, 2019

Brian Hartsell, co-owner of The Analog Room, a stereo and vinyl LP store in Campbell, took 11 boxes of records with him to a hi-fi show in New York in 1993, and returned to California with roughly $50,000. Hartsell said his wife, Kate Hartsell, suggested opening a record store soon after. “It was ...

Top three shows to watch on Netflix

Top three shows to watch on Netflix

Mehek Kapur, Staff Reporter

June 16, 2019

One of the hottest new shows of the spring season is “Good Girls,” a unique suburban thriller that combines thrills, drama and comedy in an unexpected way. The show follows three financially struggling mothers who rob a grocery store to become financially independent and get tangled up in a world of crime and danger. Christina Hendricks and Manny Montana deliver astounding performances, mana...

‘Aladdin’ live action adaptation is musically thrilling but lacking

‘Aladdin’ live action adaptation is musically thrilling but lacking

Lianna Martinez, Staff Reporter

June 15, 2019

The live-action rendition of “Aladdin” is one of Disney’s best attempts to create something family friendly, entertaining and accurate to its source material. “Aladdin” delivers a comical tale of banned love, where peasant Aladdin meets Princess Jasmine in his hometown of Agrabah. They fall in love despite Aladdin's reputation for being a thief.   Guy Ritchie, director of “Sherlo...

‘Detective Pikachu:’ super effective electrifying adaptation

‘Detective Pikachu:’ super effective electrifying adaptation

Ethan Bennett, News Editor

June 15, 2019

There is not a video game franchise that Hollywood is not interested in profiting off of by adapting it onto the big screen, and “Detective Pikachu” is no exception. Based on the Nintendo 3DS game by the same name, “Detective Pikachu” is the first live-action adaptation of its cinemati...