March2013

  • Arts & Entertainment

    ‘No End’ to Daft Punk

    By Christian Muñoz  Staff Writer    Daft Punk is set to release their fourth studio album, “No End” sometime this spring. “Sometime this spring” because aside from the French electronic music duo and their peers, next...
    March 15, 2013 9850 0
  • Opinion

    Snapchat: the app for visual indiscretion

    By Cache’ Cantrell Staff Writer  Released to the app store in September 2011, Snapchat is gaining popularity in the media. Founders and fraternity brothers Evan Spiegel, 22, and Bobby Murphy, 24, created a free photo and...
    March 15, 2013 654 1
  • Campus

    Facebook Confessions Page Causes Controversy

    Robin Gracia Staff Writer Sex, drugs and an open forum to confess it all: the CSUB Confessions page on Facebook housed, for five days, some shocking revelations and allegations. The confession page was the equivalent to...
    March 14, 2013 790 1
  • Opinion

    The Perks of Being a Sunflower

    By Athena Skapinakis Features Editor In life’s everyday garden, sometimes all we want is to blend in with the rest of the gardenias, tulips, violets and daisies; however, if you were born a sunflower – a...
    March 14, 2013 1717 2
  • Opinion

    Stop the Harlem Shake

    Nate Sanchez Senior Staff Writer From the nation that fell like a sap for Gangnam Style comes the latest dance craze that’s sweeping the Internet: the Harlem Shake. Americans live from stupid dance craze to stupid...
    March 13, 2013 3102 1
  • Arts & Entertainment

    Azealia Banks vs. Stone Roses

    Jonathan McDonald Staff Writer While performing at the Future Music Festival, rapper Azealia Banks had an unpleasant time dealing with the rock band Stone Roses. According to Banks, the situation stems from a negative experience with...
    March 13, 2013 482 0
  • Sports

    Fantasy Baseball Drafting for Dummies

    By Steven Gaede Sports Editor Major League Baseball (MLB) is right around the corner and that means fantasy baseball is too. What is fantasy baseball, you ask? It is basically a team of virtual players that...
    March 13, 2013 364 0
  • News

    Parents and students get tools for academic planning at College: Making it Happen!

    Yenny Nolasco Staff Writer On Saturday, March 9, the Southern San Joaquin Valley Cal-SOAP (Student Opportunity Access Program) presented “College: Making it Happen! Educational Forum” at the Icardo Center. The annual event is a program designed...
    March 13, 2013 912 0
  • Opinion

    Bill banning smoking in multiunit buildings is necessary

    By Jonathan McDonald Staff Writer A new bill authored by democratic California Assemblyman of the San Rafael district Marc Levine would ban people from smoking in their own homes. When I first became aware of this...
    March 8, 2013 430 0
  • Opinion

    Quit caring about celebrity marriages

    By Cache’ Cantrell Senior Staff Writer Most people know that the divorce rate in the U.S. has elevated throughout the years and the topic is no longer taboo. According to divorcerate.org, 41 percent of first marriages...
    March 8, 2013 414 0

This Week’s Issue