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15 Years of ‘Twilight’

There is a magnet that sits on my refrigerator that reads “Yes I am a ‘Twilight’ Mom!...

Grammy-Nominated Musician Eric Alexandrakis’ “TERRA” is Equal Parts Elaborate and Unsettling

Grammy-nominated musician Eric Alexandrakis’s latest concept album “TERRA,” released cross-platform on Sept. 18, is an unnerving yet eclectic amalgamation of new...

“Borat: Subsequent Moviefilm:” A Subsequent Movie Review

After retiring the character for 14 years, Sacha Baron Cohen returns as, what is arguably his most infamous persona ever, Kazakh...

K/DA Leaves Audiences Wanting More

Year after year, the League of Legends World Championship final opening ceremonies increasingly astound fans. From massive dragons descending on stadiums...

Disney+ With Its Head In The Clouds

From “Onward” to “Mulan,” and now, “Clouds,” Disney+ continues to supply its viewers with new material to fill the long hours...

Cooper Raiff’s Directorial Debut Is A Tender Moment In An Otherwise Unrelenting Quarantine

As students have come to reconcile with the rudiments of remote learning and social distancing, Cooper Raiff’s “Shithouse” exists simultaneously as...

‘Blackpink: Light Up the Sky’ Reveals A More Personal Look Into Blackpink’s Career As the Biggest Girl Group in the World

Blackpink released “Blackpink: Light Up the Sky,” a Netflix Original documentary that gives insight into their lives as K-pop singers, on...

Paramount Pictures In The Pandemic

Like many other difficult times in history, entertainment is what keeps people going. People are willing to pay a buck to...

Keshi’s ‘Always’ Gives Us a Glimpse Into His Heart

Houston-based singer-songwriter Keshi — stylized as "keshi" — released his sixth EP "always" on Oct. 23. “always” continues his discography’s recurring...

Fall Quarter At Claire Trevor School of the Arts: A Creative Season of Virtual Events

Fall 2020 quarter is in full swing at UCI, and despite hopes that we’d be back to hands-on learning, the continued...

Netflix’s ‘Rebecca’ Is More Lifeless Than Its Title Character

It is difficult to watch Netflix’s “Rebecca,” which was released on Oct. 21, without thinking of the 1940s version of the...

The Rocky Return of ‘Saturday Night Live’

NBC’s weekly comedy show “Saturday Night Live” returned to 30 Rockefeller Plaza for its 46th season on Oct. 3. A staple...

NEWS

‘Astro Boy:’ The Turning Point of Manga and Anime

UCI Libraries hosted a Zoom webinar in light of the growing collection of manga and anime in their 30 year anniversary of...

New Allegations Surface Regarding Impeached ASUCI Judge Kimo Gandall

New allegations are being made regarding Kimo Gandall, one of the ASUCI judges listed in the recent petition written with the goal...

Persisting Inequalities and Paths Forward: The State of Undocumented Students in California’s Public Universities

Representatives from the UC Collaborative to Promote Immigrant and Student Equity (UC PromISE) and the Undocumented Student Equity Project (USEP) discussed results...

OPINION

Banning Simps Won’t Get Rid of Harrasment On Twitch

Twitch, a popular video live streaming platform, is a hub for all gamers where they can make connections with their audience and...

A New Way to Look at Cancel Culture

“Cancel culture,” or call-out culture, is a term that has gained a lot of traction these past few years. New York Times...

Why California Must Reinvest in the UC System

On July 1, CA Gov. Gavin Newsom and the state Legislature instituted a $300.8 million budget cut to the University of California...

SPORTS

NFL Blows 10 Month Lead to COVID-19

The beginning of the COVID-19 lockdown in March marked a sudden end to youth, collegiate and professional sports mid-season, either suspending or...

Joshua Lane’s Sports Journey During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Joshua Lane, aged 18, imagined his senior year of high school to go the opposite way it ended. Throughout...

Anteaters Win in Clutch Time, 62-60, Against the Highlanders

UCI Women’s Basketball beat the UC Riverside Highlanders, 62-60, with a comeback in the final seconds of their non-conference game at the...

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