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Twerk it Out

Janelle Moncada

December 19, 2014

Recently, famous entrepreneurial socialite, Kim Kardashian, “broke the internet” by releasing exclusive photos of herself posing nude for a spread that will be featured in the Winter 2014 issue of Paper Magazine. These photos, taken by renowned French artist, Jean-Paul Goude, caus...

Money on wheels

Janelle Moncada

December 11, 2014

Food trucks are quickly evolving into an economic engine Nonet Arcega’s day begins at seven in the morning. The slicing of food on a chopping board can be heard from his kitchen. A variety of chopped meats and vegetables fill Arcega’s countertop, creating an abundance of color. Even though ...

Top Five Holiday Movies that can get you into the Holiday Spirit

Janelle Moncada

December 1, 2014

Thanksgiving has passed and the Black Friday mayhem is finally over. The turkeys and pumpkin pies will now have to wait another year until their popularity can rise once again. For now, it is time for Santa Claus to ride his sleigh and families bringing about laughter and cheer. Even though f...

Travis Garland delivers an electrifying performance at the Red House

Janelle Moncada

November 11, 2014

With his soulful voice and bad-boy charm, Travis Garland is living the indie solo artist's dream. As a line of his fans are seen along the outside walls of Red House Studios in Walnut Creek, California on Saturday night, one could tell just how dedicated of a fan base Garland has. Some fans have bee...

Is Texting Slowly Taking Over?

Janelle Moncada

October 29, 2014

Have you ever walked onto BART or MUNI and noticed that one person smiling at his or her phone? Or for that matter, have you noticed how most people are quickly typing away on their phones, probably sending a quick text to whoever they are communicating with? Perhaps it could be their significant ...

The Best of November

Janelle Moncada

October 28, 2014

It is almost that time of year - the leaves have fallen, San Francisco’s Indian summer is coming to an end and people are starting to wear winter appropriate outfits. As the ghosts and ghouls go back into the dark, turkeys and busy shoppers begin to appear. Even though school is still in sessi...

Do you like to be scared?

Janelle Moncada

October 27, 2014

At this time of year, the level of fear among thrillseekers is heightened as horror movies and haunted houses begin to appear. As Halloween approaches, creatures of the supernatural - like ghosts and rotting zombies - become the fascination of people both young and old. But why? Why do people f...

Dystopian worlds: fiction’s latest trend

Janelle Moncada

October 2, 2014

Imagine a world that is in disorder. A world where a nation is run by a totalitarian government, experiencing oppression, and the thought of death is constantly looming in the minds of citizens. Suddenly, an individual seeking a revolution arises and starts an uprising that will change the nation. D...

Pepper and Assault

A screenshot of Sam Pepper before he begins his

Janelle Moncada

September 27, 2014

Today, some of the most popular videos on the internet are prank videos; possibly because people seem to find it hilarious to watch people other than themselves get tricked. However, it is a genuine tragedy when these types of videos are used to violate anyone in a sexual matter. On September 20,...

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