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The Presence of Queer-coding in Popular Media

Kyle Dent A.S. Beat Reporter Heroes and villains have certainly changed in the last few decades — bright colorful beacons of truth and justice like Superman...

What Exactly is “Western Culture”?

Sofia Lyon & Nathan Staff Writer & Contributing Writer “Western culture” is a vague term often seen in academic environments. However, it is difficult even amongst...

The Repercussions of Shortening Winter Break for International Students

Richard Pham Contributing Writer For UC students, winter break is a time of rest and relaxation, a pause on the hustle and bustle of college life....

Searching for the Best Frozen TV Dinner

Sheila Tran Senior Copy Editor Originally marketed towards busy housewives in the 1950s, frozen TV dinners have long been a staple in the typical American home....

America Needs a Radical Liberal Presidency in 2020

Natalia Hernandez Contributing Writer Nowadays in politics, the mere sight or sound of the word “radical” can make some people cringe despite their ideological stance. If...

What Your Shoes Say About You: Midterm Advice Edition

Linda Chong Copy Editor As midterms approach, the days have a somewhat heavier atmosphere. Students are huddled in coffee shops and praying for deadline extensions. Professors...

Is “You” Problematic?

Lauren Luna Contributing Writer This article contains major spoilers for the second season of the Netflix show "You." Just after Christmas Day, Netflix released the second season...

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,...