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MOVIE REVIEW: Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

MOVIE REVIEW: Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

Samantha Jill UyBico, Staff Writer

October 17, 2014

“Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day” directed by Miguel Arteta and based on the 1972 children’s book written by Judith Viorst, is a film that will entertain both children and parents alike. Alexander (Ed Oxenbould) is turning 12 and feels he is cursed when a series of...

Features: Kill the Messenger

Features: Kill the Messenger

Alena Naide, Stuff writer

October 17, 2014

“National security and crack cocaine in the same sentence, doesn’t that seem strange to you?” Journalist Gary Webb (Jeremy Renner), asks this question in the Michael Cuesta film, “Kill the Messenger” starting an investigation that leads him to the biggest victory in his career and an even...

Fall ‘14 Club Day:

Fall ‘14 Club Day:

Samantha Lopez, Staff Writer

October 17, 2014

Diversity, culture and awareness were demonstrated Thursday, Oct. 9 when over 70 unique clubs and huge groups of students congregated in the main quad for De Anza College’s Club Day. With special performances by dance clubs such as K-pop, 4Elements of Hip Hop and the Elite Dance Club, De Anza s...

App review: FaceQ

App review: FaceQ

Aitalina Indeeva, staff writer

October 17, 2014

Itunes describes FaceQ as a fun and powerful avatar maker that, even if you don’t know how to draw, still guides you to easily create your own cartoon avatar. FaceQ is an application where you can create a virtual version of not only yourself, but everybody you know. It is the perfect way to procrastinate...

Product Review: iPhone 6

Diana San Juan, Staff Writer

October 17, 2014

The newest Apple product has found its way back into our pockets. The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 plus were released Sept. 19 and have become a significant worldwide controversy. According to Tech Times, Apple broke a new record having sold ten million phones during their three-day weekend launch. So...

Flint garage fixes: Remove or renovate

Flint garage fixes: Remove or renovate

Taylor Bicht, Staff Writer

October 17, 2014

Constructed in 1989, De Anza College’s Flint Center parking garage has had minimal structural maintenance in the last 20 years and is in need of a major renovation. The latest maintenance work was done in 2006, but since then the garage has fallen behind in earthquake safety standards that were...

People should be allowed to use false Facebook name

People should be allowed to use false Facebook name

Diana San Juan, Staff Writer

October 17, 2014

Though Facebook’s idea of the real name policy comes from a good place of safety and authenticity, the company may not have thought it completely through. People should have the right to use whatever name they feel comfortable using on social media. Facebook has recently made a policy to ensure...

Drug purity testing could be lifesaver

Drug purity testing could be lifesaver

Donovan Rios, Staff Writer

October 17, 2014

Lights and lasers fly in every direction. People are packed shoulder to shoulder. Some are screaming, some dancing, and some singing. The bass rattles your body to the core and sound effects pierce your eardrum. This could easily summarize the typical scene at a rave or electronic music festival. What...

De Anza baseball kicks off fall league

De Anza baseball kicks off fall league

Taylor Bicht, Staff Writer

October 17, 2014

Friday, Oct. 14 marked the opening of fall baseball at De Anza College as the baseball team played a practice game against San Francisco City College. The 16-inning game was full of lineup changes and players trying to make the team for spring. New head coach Erick Raich and his staff used the ga...