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How To Get Your Crush To Notice You

How To Get Your Crush To Notice You

Lanie DuVall, Contributor

March 12, 2020

Most people are extremely scared of telling the people they like how they feel then end up losing their chance. I interviewed 3 people on how they got into their current relationships and any tips they might have for others who are stuck on go to talk to someone who they have feelings for.  “It...

Keeping Artists Alive Through Their Music

Keeping Artists Alive Through Their Music

Justin Todd, Contributor

March 11, 2020

On November 15th, 2017, musician Gustav Åhr (stage name Lil Peep) passed away after a drug overdose. On June 18, 2018, Jahseh Onfroy (XXXTentacion) was murdered outside of a motorcycle dealership in his car. Malcolm McCormick (Mac Miller) died following a drug overdose on September 7th, 2018. Jarad H...

Viral London Singer Debuts on The Ellen DeGeneres Show!

Viral London Singer Debuts on The Ellen DeGeneres Show!

Jordan Myers, Associate Editor-in-Chief

March 10, 2020

For fifteen years, singer Charlotte Awbery has been booked for weddings, bars, and small gatherings. Now, she has been booked for one of the most-watched talk shows, The Ellen DeGeneres Show. On February 26th, 2020, Ellen DeGeneres welcomed a special guest who has blown away over sixty-million people...

Bad Bunny Hace Lo Que Le Da La Gana

Bad Bunny Hace Lo Que Le Da La Gana

Nathalia Valdez, Associate-Editor-In-Chief

March 10, 2020

Not only did we celebrate a leap year on February 29, but we also celebrated the release of Bad Bunny's new album, "YHLQMDLG" which stands for "Yo Hago Lo Que Me Da La Gana" or " I Do What I Want". Bad Bunny's career began in 2016 when he was an "independent artist" on sound cloud. His hit songs "Diles" ...

Best New T.V Shows Coming To Netflix In March

Best New T.V Shows Coming To Netflix In March

Alex Herman, Sports recorder

March 10, 2020

Are you looking for a new show to binge watch? Or maybe a show to be inspired and delighted to watch? Say no more because here are some of the new tv shows and movies coming to Netflix in March that are a must watch! On My Block: Season 3- On My Block is about four teenagers who live in a poor and ro...

Nik Wallenda, Tight Rope Walk Over Volcano!

Nik Wallenda, Tight Rope Walk Over Volcano!

Jordan Ford, Opinion Editor

March 10, 2020

From walking over the Grand Canyon and Niagara Falls, Nik Wallenda is one of the craziest yet most talented acrobats ever. Though yet again, he did something even crazier on March fourth. Nik is known for walking on high wire platforms without a safety net! Not many people would ever consider doing this but ...

F8 Five Finger Death Punch: Review

F8 Five Finger Death Punch: Review

Amanda Mourelatos, Editor in Chief

March 9, 2020

Finally the day has come where F8 released and metalheads are satisfied once again. Five Finger Death Punch released their 8th studio album on February 28th, 2020. This band has always had a special place in my heart since they were one of the first bands I saw live, but their last album slightly disa...

Oscar Winning Style at the Academy Awards

Oscar Winning Style at the Academy Awards

Judeia Holladay, Reporter

March 2, 2020

Fashion at the Oscars is always a sight to see, with some celebrities continuously pushing their personal style, like pop star Billie Eilish in her over-sized tweed Chanel suit, or Billy Porter in his loud and feminine dress by Giles Deacon. From bold and experimental, to the Hollywood traditional, there...

Tame Impala-The Slow Rush: Album Review

Tame Impala-The Slow Rush: Album Review

Andy Mourelatos, A&E Editor

March 2, 2020

Kevin Parker is the musical mastermind behind the psychedelic rock/pop outfit Tame Impala. Hailing from Perth, Australia, he's been invested in music since he was young. First picking up the drums and learning guitar from his father, music has been with Parker his entire life. Though being a band, Tame Impala's music and albums are solely written, recorded, and produced by Parker himself, howeve...

Barbie’s “Inspiring Women” Line

Barbie’s “Inspiring Women” Line

Amber Landon, Cougar Tales Editor

March 2, 2020

Barbie recently released a new line of dolls called "Inspiring Women" that features women throughout history. The line includes Ella Fitzgerald, Billie Jean King, Florence Nightingale, Rosa Parks, and Sally Ride. Each doll costs about 30 dollars, and are marketed as "collectors dolls." Each has a section t...

In Loving Memory of Bashar “Pop Smoke” Jackson

In Loving Memory of Bashar “Pop Smoke” Jackson

Nevaeh Castro, Beat Investigator

March 2, 2020

February 19th, 2020 was a tragic day, especially for the ones who knew, supported, and looked up to the popular rapper,  Bashar "Pop Smoke" Jackson. The  Los Angeles Police Department released information to the Radio 1 station that Bashar was shot multiple times in his household. Rapper Pop Smoke...

Why Do We Keep Pressing Play?

Why Do We Keep Pressing Play?

Trevor McEntaffer, Contributor

February 27, 2020

If you have Netflix then, you’ve most likely run into the problem that many people, including myself, have run into. That problem is, the addiction to throw every important aspect of life aside and binge Netflix. It is almost impossible to explain the feeling of wanting to watch the next episode, b...

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