Saturday, December 14, 2019

Opinion

Food Wars: Chick-Fil-A versus Popeyes

The internet is alive with arguments from both sides: some say Chick-Fil-A is better, some say Popeyes. There is no in-between. So, are either...

“Doctor Sleep” Review: Flanagan hits it out of the park, even with high expectations

After watching “Doctor Sleep,” I can confidently say that Mike Flanagan is the best horror director today.   “Doctor Sleep” is the sequel to “The Shining”...

Vaping is not the problem

The country is being misinformed about vaping.   With news sources declaring code reds across the nation, vape juice has become the scapegoat for collective fear...

Halloween Countdown: Why Halloween is my least favorite holiday

It’s Halloween night. The crisp air is filled with the laughter of kids dressed up in costumes and the crinkle of candy wrappers. Most people would describe it as one of...

“El Camino” Review: film leaves much to be desired

“El Camino” takes place directly after the events of the final episode of “Breaking Bad” and shows the conclusion to the story of Jesse Pinkman,...

“Joker” Review: Joaquin Phoenix gives a dazzling performance as The Joker like we’ve never...

Grade: B+ “The hardest part about having a mental illness is that people expect you to behave as if you don’t have one.” This quote, spoken...

Food Wars: The Wooden Spoon vs Blackdog Coffee House

As days get shorter, the summer breeze fades to a wintry chill and fall descends slowly on campus, there's one important question we were...

Sexuality: Labels Aren’t Everything

Sexuality has become one of the defining issues of our generation. People are now more aware than ever of what different sexualities entail, leading...

Highly knowledgeable discussion leader makes latest Film Series showing fascinating

For the month of September, the JCCC Film Series projected Charlie Chaplin’s 1936 film “Modern Times.” The event was led by Mary Anne Matos, project...

Why surrendering your pet to a shelter is selfish and inhumane

This spring, one of my friends said something that greatly changed my opinion of her. We were talking about our families, catching up after...

It Chapter Two: Equal parts fun and failure

Grade: B “It Chapter Two” somehow managed to be both satisfyingly fun and dismally flawed.   The film takes place 27 years after the events of the first movie and after the...

Stuck between a rock and a hard place

Americans love to choose. Coke or Pepsi? Android or iPhone? Dogs or cats? Coffee or tea? Movies or TV shows? Democrat or Republican? Our obsession with polarization is fun when we’re...

Life Goes On

Alieu Jagne Managing Editor ajagne1@jccc.edu Change is an inevitable part of every person’s life. From something as small as altering your appearance to a massively metamorphic event, change affects...

Income inequality: The younger generation’s burden

Joseph Adams News Editor jadams68@jccc.edu Remember when people couldn’t stop cracking jokes about avocado toast? Yeah, me too. Although it’s something I would rather forget. The sentiment was that millennial's were...

Column: The truth about community college

Kaytlin Hill Editor-in-chief khill48@jccc.edu I remember questioning if community college was truly the best path for me in my freshman year. Now, I am about to finish...
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