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Finding Dory is as close as a moviegoer can get this summer to watching a surefire success. Photo contains no modifications and is owned by shahvr. (Creative Commons/Wikimedia).

Highlights previews summer movie slate

Highlights May 20, 2016

Nirav Desai staff writer Students have been treated to an embarassment of riches during the last few Mays. On account of Hollywood, and probably some local parents who work in the industry, what was previously...

Venoco drill site vacation vexed by bankruptcy

Highlights May 5, 2016

Nirav Desai staff writer The bankruptcy of Venoco Inc., the oil and gas exploration corporation that drills oil on land leased from Beverly Hills Unified School District since 1978, has thrown an obstacle...

Xavier battles Georgia in the 2008 NCAA Tournament, a game in which the underdog Georgia team almost carried on the rich tradition of busting Americans’ brackets. Photo contains no modifications and is owned by Todd Wickersty. (Creative Commons/Flickr).

March Madness mania among students makes mark

Highlights April 4, 2016

Nirav Desai, staff writer “March Madness” used to be sane. Originally referring to the simple unpredictability of the single-elimination NCAA basketball tournament, the phrase has joined the likes...

Congressman Ted Lieu, keynote speaker of Career Day 2015, waves to spectators at the Torrance Armed Forces Day Parade in 2014. Not pictured: People who skip Career Day, because they do not become successful congressmen. Photo contains no modifications and is owned by mark6muano. (Creative Commons/Flickr).

Care about Career Day

Highlights March 29, 2016

Nirav Desai, staff writer As Career Day nears, it becomes all too common to hear ambivalent Normans griping about not wanting to waste a day at school and instead daydreaming about eating brunch at Toast...

Democratic frontrunner Hillary Clinton gets a head start on the Iowa Caucus campaign trail in a meet-and-greet at the 2015 Iowa State Fair. Photo contains no modifications and is reused with permission from Phil Roeder (Creative Commons).

A Guide to the Iowa Caucus

Highlights January 29, 2016

Nirav Desai staff writer Though the upcoming Iowa Caucus has dominated the American political limelight for the past few weeks, the quadrennial process may still remain confusing for many around the country....

Kobe will be able to flex his smiling muscles more now that the burden of carrying a franchise will soon fade away.
Photo reused with permission from Christopher Johnson (Creative Commons).

Highlights highlights the value of Kobe Bryant

Highlights December 10, 2015

Nirav Desai staff writer Isaiah Freedman staff writer   Dear Kobe,   The game won’t be the same without you. We followed you for our entire childhoods And now we’re the same age as you were When...

Logic attempts to stave off the lyrical embers forming in his throat before he spits fire at a 2014 concert in Orlando.
Photo reused with permission from Nick Mahar (Creative Commons).

‘The Incredible True Story’ is logical, though minor, step up for Logic

Highlights December 8, 2015

Nirav Desai, staff writer Throughout the first stage of his career, Logic seemed to check all the boxes of an aspiring rapper who was on the precipice of mainstream recognition. He had established a solid...

Master of Fun

Highlights November 25, 2015

Nirav Desai staff writer Aziz Ansari has proven himself to be a renaissance man on a mission over the past few years with his scene-stealing supporting role on the recently-canceled Parks and Recreation,...

Normans react to global rash of terrorist attacks

Highlights November 25, 2015

Nirav Desai, staff writer In addition to the claiming of 130 lives, the recent terrorist attacks in Paris have spurred some to call into question why international attention has been focused largely on...

Future of Thrifty Ice Cream in doubt, Walgreens noncommittal

Highlights November 20, 2015

Nirav Desai staff writer Thrifty Ice Cream, a longtime Los Angeles treat, is in danger of melting away into discontinuity after Walgreens’ $17.2 billion purchase of Rite Aid Pharmacy. Thrifty, the award-winning...

Noah’s approach to late night proves successful

Highlights October 12, 2015

Nirav Desai, staff writer Trevor Noah’s succession of Jon Stewart atop the beloved throne of satirical news is a refreshing one, as the vibrant South African appears to be a much-needed source of joy...

Week Four Fantasy Football Advice

Fantasy Football Forecast: Week Three Advice

Highlights September 25, 2015

This column is a part of a weekly series that offers Fantasy Football advice from Guy Ginsberg, Marty Schnapp, Jason Harward, Nirav Desai and Isaiah Freedman.   As usual, the first two weeks of fantasy...

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