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VIEWS DRAKE

May 2, 2016

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BY BEN FURDEK [email protected] APRIL 28 – Toronto rapper Drake dropped the highly anticipated album, Views. This is Drake’s victory lap through the city that made him. He reflects on past relationships, revisits humble beginnings, and of course adds in a few good bangers that Drake has become known for. However, this is a different Drake than who we s...

Dark Souls III rekindles old spark for loyal fans

May 2, 2016

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The final installment of the Dark Souls series enthralled fans and pays tribute to the first game while taking its own path, making a unique player experience. BY ANDREW SMITH [email protected] While it may lack the novelty of its underground origin, Dark Souls 3 is the most complete and informed Souls game to date – a fitting conclusion to a masterful series. Developer FromSoftware took obvious and extensive ins...

LEMONADE BEYONCÉ

May 2, 2016

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BY TARAH JOHNSON [email protected] ist Beyoncé Knowles-Carter unleashed a whole new work of focused brilliance that truly justifies her regal pop status. Deemed Lemonade, her sixth studio visual album is a masterpiece of itself, and emanates a type of power and emotion that takes viewers by storm. Since Lemonade’s surprise debut on HBO and Tidal, critics and ...

Ninja Sushi relocation slices competition

April 11, 2016

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BY KYLIE IRWIN [email protected] Ninja Sushi and Teriyaki is a locally owned restaurant and bar owned by sushi master, Chef Steve. I walked into the restaurant and was immediately greeted and seated by the friendly, inviting staff. The restaurant offers a fun and family-friendly environment. Each of the employees were very nice and helpful. I look forward to seeing them when I r...

Snyder underwhelms fans

April 11, 2016

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Batman v Superman disappoints BY PRESTON WALTER [email protected] The movie which all comic fans had been waiting for finally hit theaters on March 24 – Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. The story follows Batman, played by Ben Affleck, and Superman, played by Henry Cavill. The two and a half hour long movie is directed by Zack Snyder. Director of Man of Stee...

FASHION: Distance from status quo shows originality

April 11, 2016

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SENIOR TIANNA CHING BY GABI HUTSON [email protected] How would you describe your style or aesthetic? It’s sort of funny because I think half my style is kind of just like not really caring with old grandpa sweaters all the time, and then other times I do really like getting dressed up and stuff. I don’t really have like a particular style, it’s just whatever I...

Lukas Graham more than just “7 Years”

April 11, 2016

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BY JOHNNY MULLIGAN [email protected] After seeing "7 Years" rise to number two on Billboard’s Hot 100, I was curious to hear more from this unknown band and was pleasantly surprised to find songs even better than "7 Years" on their album Lukas Graham or The Blue Album. Starting in Denmark, this band (named after their lead singer Lukas Graham Forchhammer) rose to fame a...

FASHION: Rap culture inspires clean style

March 14, 2016

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JUNIOR EJ SUSBILLA BY GABI HUTSON [email protected] What inspires the way you dress? Just how I feel in the morning, like when I wake up and look in my closet. I pick whatever I want, how I’m feeling. Like today it was kind of gloomy so I put a black sweater on and some black pants on to match the weather. How would you describe your style? I’m just influenced ...

Lamar’s album blends old freestyle with bold lyrics

March 14, 2016

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BY PRESTON WALTER [email protected] On March 3, Kendrick Lamar dropped a surprise album titled Untitled Unmastered on iTunes, Spotify, Tidal and Google Play Music. This album, which marks Lamar’s 5th studio album, is a compilation of all his untitled songs that never reached his albums. This is extremely unique because not many artist have a whole list of so...

Roseville Umai improves upon Natomas

March 14, 2016

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BY JAYDYNN SANTOS [email protected] Umai Savory Hot Dogs, which began in San Jose, now has two locations in the Sacramento area. One in Roseville and a new one in Natomas. Umai Dog is an Asian fusion hot dog restaurant that serves over 25 unique flavors, and customers can even build their own. Once I heard the second restaurant opened in Natomas, I knew I had to ...

10 Cloverfield Lane rivals predecessor

March 14, 2016

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BY GABI HUTSON [email protected] The spiritual successor to Cloverfield, 10 Cloverfield Lane, upholds the intensity of its predecessor – to an extent. Technically, it’s a sequel to the 2008 sci-fi flick Cloverfield, but it is more of a "spiritual sequel," which is a new addition to the franchise but it does not add to or continue the story. This movie is i...

Zootopia restores old Disney spark

March 14, 2016

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BY KYLIE IRWIN AND JAYDYNN SANTOS [email protected] Zootopia, Disney’s newest film, offers a youthful experience with a hint of reality. It would be easy to assume this movie was going to be just another corny, predictable movie, however that is not the case. Disney has done it again. The film centers around a female rabbit who is determined to prove that ...