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‘Miss Americana’: Taylor Swift’s career story told, lacks candor

‘Miss Americana’: Taylor Swift’s career story told, lacks candor

Dylan Newman, Staff Reporter

February 11, 2020

“Miss Americana,” Taylor Swift’s self-titled documentary on Netflix, tells a story of a woman who is overcoming various obstacles throughout her famed career. Overall, the documentary is watchable but struggles to develop some personal connections with the audience due to her aforementioned fame. I...

“Turning” disappoints, lacks plot and horror

“Turning” disappoints, lacks plot and horror

Oscar Frias-Rivera, Staff Reporter

February 11, 2020

“The Turning” that came out this past weekend was a huge letdown. As the movie ended I yelled out “What” as did someone else in the movies after it went to credits because no one expected the movie to end as it did. Me, already being a “Stranger Things” fan, thought maybe this would...

 Caffe Frascati: a place for coffee and comedy 

 Caffe Frascati: a place for coffee and comedy 

Kassandra Zeledon, Staff Reporter

February 10, 2020

A coffee shop serves as a college student’s place to study, but on Wednesday nights, Caffe Frascati’s comedy nights pack aspiring comedians, college students, and adults for a night of laughs. Every Wednesday night from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. Caffe Frascati hosts their open mic for comedy night.  ...

Traditional food, performances at annual Vietnamese Tet Festival Celebration

Traditional food, performances at annual Vietnamese Tet Festival Celebration

Lauren Locquiao, Staff Reporter

February 10, 2020

It’s closing to midnight, and you probably heard it, the sound of firecrackers going off. This time around the zodiac sign aligns to be the year of the rat. The Santa Clara County Fairgrounds hosted a two-day event in celebration of Lunar New Year from Jan. 25 to Jan 26. What some people look fo...

Eminem’s album: New styles, political commentary

Eminem’s album: New styles, political commentary

Oscar Frias-Rivera, Staff Reporter

January 28, 2020

Eminem’s surprise album “Music To Be Murdered By” dropped Jan. 17 and offers something new and fresh from his previous albums he has released. This new album has the old Eminem, like how he used to rap but with new fresher beats and artists to join him as well. To me, nothing to this day beats his o...

“Women Pathmakers” Exhibit Celebrates Triumphs of Women 100 Years After Women’s Suffrage

“Women Pathmakers” Exhibit Celebrates Triumphs of Women 100 Years After Women’s Suffrage

Joaquin De La Torre, Staff Reporter

January 28, 2020

On Jan. 23, a new exhibit titled “Women Pathmakers” debuted at the Euphrat Museum of Art at De Anza College. The exhibit, in conjunction with Silicon Valley Reads 2020 and their theme, “Women Making it Happen,” honors the 100th anniversary of women's suffrage in the U.S. “There's a lot...

“The Mind of Aaron Hernandez”: a dark dive down into a murderer’s thoughts and your own values

“The Mind of Aaron Hernandez”: a dark dive down into a murderer’s thoughts and your own values

Annalise Freimarck, News Editor

January 23, 2020

Watching the original Netflix documentary series, “Killer Inside: The Mind of Aaron Hernandez,” feels like standing in his desolate jail cell with him, consumed by his violent emotions over being accused and convicted of murder, separated from his family and football career. In order to pinpoint...

Mac Miller’s “Circles” brings feeling of resolution to his life, career

Mac Miller’s “Circles” brings feeling of resolution to his life, career

Nathalia Moran, Impulse Editor

January 23, 2020

With the blessing of his family, Mac Miller’s album “Circles” released posthumously on Jan. 17. The beauty of Miller’s “Circles” lies in the lyricism. In the song, “Once A Day,” Miller sings, “Once a day, I fall asleep with you. Once a day, I try, but I can't find a single word.” And...

FKA Twigs Shocks Listeners With Raw Feelings of Her Truth

FKA Twigs Shocks Listeners With Raw Feelings of Her Truth

Yorsabell Wodaj, Staff Reporter

December 3, 2019

FKA Twigs strays from her usual sound flawlessly to exceed listeners expectations in her new album “Magdalene.” Twigs takes the usual dance and electronic sound into an art that depicts a story from song to song. Five years since her last album release, Twigs presents a raw musical experience...

Rosalia explores bolder beats and new styles in single “A Pale”

Rosalia explores bolder beats and new styles in single “A Pale”

Nathalia Moran, Staff Reporter

December 2, 2019

Rosalia fuses flamenco and other urban beats in energetic and dynamic new single, “A Pale.” Released on Nov. 7, the song celebrates the one year anniversary of her debut album “El Mal Querer.” Following the success of recent hits like “Con Altura” feat. J. Balvin and “Yo x Ti, Tu...