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Thursday, July 16th 2020

2020 Oscar Nominations: Are We Really Surprised?

Vy Duong Contributing Writer Just last week, Hollywood exhaled a long-held breath as the Oscars finally released its list of award nominations for 2020. After months...

Sad Bois, E-Bois, Soft-Bois: Meet the New Faces of Masculinity

Jennifer Sor Contributing Writer Sad Boi is a label that needs no explanation: my male friends, sporting black hoodies, and SoundCloud Unlimited subscriptions, were hardly anomalies....

A Distasteful Deviant’s Guide To “Good Taste”

Raymond Matthews Opinions Editor Back in the day when I took my first elementary school field trip to an art museum and wandered through the halls,...

The Buffet of Democratic Opinions

Arturo Samaniego Managing Editor Like an all you can eat buffet, the Democratic primary has provided voters with a variety of options; but like a patron...
Illustration by Alyssa Long

Hot Girl Summer to Hex Girl Fall: A Beginner’s Guide to Witchcraft

Raymond Matthews Opinions Editor As we all know, witchcraft isn’t actually going to let you live out your 12-year-old, ABC Family marathon Harry Potter fever dream,...

Hollister Target Meets the Mark

Sheila Tran Senior Copy Editor On Sunday, Oct. 20, Target held its long-awaited grand opening. Located on Hollister Avenue, the new Target store takes over the location...

“Cancel Culture” Should be Cancelled

Noe Padilla Staff Writer Over the past few weeks, James Charles, a YouTuber in the beauty community, has been a prevalent topic of discussion throughout the...

Extravaganza Lineup Showcases Cornerstone Music Genres

Jade Martinez-Pogue Staff Writer Throughout my three years here at UC Santa Barbara, I have seen A.S. Program Board bring in a variety of performers to...

Arming Teachers is Not the Answer

Raymond Matthews Staff Writer In the current dialogue surrounding gun control it seems that most everyone is calling for more and more gun laws; Florida Gov....

Intercultural Communication: One Long-Term Benefit of Studying Abroad

Meg Winnett As one of the two domestic International Student Advisory Board members, I feel that I am only able to contribute to the group...