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Hurry Mary, You’re Out of Time

Hurry Mary, You’re Out of Time

Lauren Kliewer, Editor-in-Chief
May 9, 2016
Filed under Columns, Showcase

To the Virgins, to Make Much of Time BY ROBERT HERRICK Gather ye rose-buds while ye may, Old Time is still a-flying; And this same flower that smiles today Tomorrow will be dying.   The glorious lamp of heaven, the sun, The higher he’s a-getting, The sooner will his ...

The FDA’s Ignorance Never Changes

The FDA’s Ignorance Never Changes

Michael Hill, Music Editor
May 5, 2016
Filed under Columns, Showcase

On May 5th, 2016, the FDA slammed it's almighty and righteous hammer of regulation on to the vaping industry, effectively destroying it. The regulations strangle the vaping industry by enacting a "freeze" period on all vaping products for two years, halting their assault for a "chance" for vaping companies...

The Growth of Social Networking Cites

The Growth of Social Networking Cites

Jacqueline Palacios, Staff Writer
May 5, 2016
Filed under Columns, Uncategorized

Social Networking has done our generation and the ones to come bad. It is messing up a lot of things in our society and is beginning to be the only thing our society cares about. Social Media has indeed brought people together from long distances, and has been a form of communication to our families...

The Power of Positive Thinking

The Power of Positive Thinking

Jacqueline Palacios, Staff Writer
May 5, 2016
Filed under Columns, Showcase

Always try to have a positive attitude towards everything you do no matter the importance there is towards it. Having a positive attitude can not only help you in many things but it can also help you cope with the many affairs there is in life. With a positive attitude you see the bright side of lif...

The Gift of Giving: Give Without Expectations

The Gift of Giving: Give Without Expectations

Jacqueline Palacios, Staff Writer
May 4, 2016
Filed under Columns, Showcase

When you help someone, do you ever think, "What's in it for me?" Many people now a day's have forgotten what it is to be a good person at heart. Doing something for other people without excepting something in return should be something everyone should do daily, for the sake of other people. If yo...

Ask Solomon Asch

Ask Solomon Asch

Sarah Davenport, Staff Writer
May 3, 2016
Filed under Columns, Showcase

In 1951, gestalt psychologist Solomon Asch conducted an experiment to record people's reactions when faced with group pressure. The experiment was held in Swarthmore College, Pennsylvania, the foundation of most of his studies. It consisted of eight male college students who were asked to complete a...

Basket Of Memories

Basket Of Memories

Jacqueline Palacios, Staff Writer
May 1, 2016
Filed under Columns, Showcase

The memories one has lived throughout life are many one can even count. Some of them are so remarkably great  you wish you can relive but then there are the vivid painful memories that are stuck with one forever.  Every human lives up to 28,000 days of life and for everyday we live we have a memory good ...

Humans of El Modena: Abel Garcia

Humans of El Modena: Abel Garcia

Christian Duarte, Staff Writer
April 29, 2016
Filed under Columns, Feature, Humans of El Modena (HOEM)

  “Why do I come to work everyday? Well because I really enjoy my job” says El Modena janitor Abel Garcia. Garcia has been working at El Modena for twenty-six years and the love he has for his job only grows with time.     “I came to the United States in 1983.” Garcia is originally ...

Filming Forward

Filming Forward

Chandler Herrera, Fringe Editor
April 28, 2016
Filed under Columns, Editor's Picks, El Mo News, Feature, Focus, FrontlineFeed, Humans of El Modena (HOEM)

El Modena’s very own Joshua Seigel, Senior was featured the Newport Beach Film Festival “We’re being watched” April 21st-28th. Seigel’s very own short film was selected out of thousands contestants to be celebrated in 2016’s festival.   If you don’t already know the Newport Beach...

Double Takes and Double Standards

Double Takes and Double Standards

Christina Davenport, Media & Arts
April 28, 2016
Filed under Columns, Showcase

"It's unfair. I hate the dress code so much. If you look at all the rules that girls have compared to guys, it's way too much. The girl dress code is only so guys don't get distracted. And guys don't ever get dress coded, not even for the naked girls on their shirts. They don't get dress coded for musc...

Polynesian Club up first.

Polynesian Club up first.

Jacqueline Palacios, Staff Writer
April 27, 2016
Filed under Columns, El Mo News

This week is International Week at El Modena,  frontline went ahead and caught up with the Polynesian club for a little recap on the activities they had prepared for us at lunch and during the assembly. Member of the Polynesian club sophomore Ruth Carbajal shared with us what they did on the first...

Modern Violence: A Whole New Kind of Fear

Modern Violence: A Whole New Kind of Fear

Natalia Huanosto, Staff Writer
April 25, 2016
Filed under Columns, Showcase

 It feels like a reoccurring nightmare. I’m walking out into the fresh morning air. The radio is playing through headphones, and I hear the radio show host announce it: “Brussels has been bombed.”   It doesn’t register in my head as fast as it should. These things happen so often, I can...

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