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“Music To Be Murdered By” Review

“Music To Be Murdered By” Review

Gio Quezadas, Journalist

January 30, 2020

I originally planned on reviewing Blueface’s album, Find The Beat. However, I was unable to listen to it because it wasn’t on Spotify or Soundcloud. I looked all over the internet found that almost all the songs on the album were yet to be released. Instead, I’ll be reviewing Eminem’s album, Music ...

Disney Plus: Is it Worth it?

Disney Plus: Is it Worth it?

Antonia Madrid and Mason Fenster

January 22, 2020

Disney released it’s new television streaming program, Disney Plus, on November 12th 2019. For only $6.99 per month, you can watch a variety of Disney shows from the newest ones to the classic Snow White or Cinderella. The top grossing TV show on Disney Plus (The Mandalorian) attracted millions of viewers t...

Knives Out Movie Review

Knives Out Movie Review

Kevin Gonzalez, Reporter

December 20, 2019

Warning: This story contains spoilers for the movie Knives Out. Knives Out, directed and produced by Rian Johnson, takes place in a small town in Michigan. The movie travels back and forth between the Thrombey mansion and the rest of the town. It is a murder mystery film starring multiple cast membe...

Movie Review: Frozen 2

Movie Review: Frozen 2

Tabatha Menten, Journalist

December 12, 2019

What’s the story? This year, Elsa, Anna, Kristoff, Olaf and Sven are back in a new adventure. After revealing her secret to her kingdom, everything is going well in Arendelle. Kristoff and Anna are happier than ever and Kristoff is ready to propose. Olaf, one of the favorite characters of Frozen, ...

“Joker” Movie Review

“Joker” Movie Review

Gio Quezadas, Journalist

December 6, 2019

★★★★★ Joker, directed by Todd Phillips, takes place in the fictional city of Gotham. The movie follows the life of Arthur Fleck (Joker), played by Joaquin Phoenix, and the events in his life that lead him to madness; eventually getting the name Joker. DISCLAIMER: The following paragraphs may ...

Frank Ocean’s New Singles Might Mean a New Album?

Frank Ocean’s New Singles Might Mean a New Album?

Anjanai Vallez, Editor

December 4, 2019

Despite Frank Ocean’s limited interviews, never touring and little social media activity he has yet to escape the limelight since the release of his debut album, "Channel Orange". Since 2012, Ocean has become one of the most influential artists of our generation by creating a relatable mix of R&B,...

“Black and Blue” Movie Review

“Black and Blue” Movie Review

Gio Quezadas, Journalist

November 14, 2019

Black and Blue, directed by Deon Taylor, takes place in New Orleans, Louisiana. A rookie cop has to decide whether she identifies with her African American culture, or as a cop when she witnesses some corrupt cops murdering innocent African Americans. It’s a crime action drama movie starring; Naomi...

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood: Movie Review

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood: Movie Review

Kalena Peña and N.K. Chand

August 30, 2019

As fans of Quentin Tarantino’s movies, such as Pulp Fiction and True Romance, we knew we wanted to watch Once Upon a Time in Hollywood in theaters as soon as it came out. Tarantino has accurately portrayed a variety of time periods, from slaves and bounty hunters in 1807, to German officers rebell...

SING! Recap

SING! Recap

Anjanai Vallez, Reporter

March 13, 2019

On March 1st and 2nd, the choir department performed pop filled concerts, covering songs like Bohemian Rhapsody and Eleanor Rigby. The seats in the media center were full with supporting family and friends. Lion Tales talked to some of the singers about their experience in SING!, many described SING!...

“Halloween” Series for Newcomers: Recap

“Halloween” Series for Newcomers: Recap

Isidro Vargas and Ernesto Garcia

November 26, 2018

This review contains the series of film of the Halloween series, and just be aware that spoilers are part of the explanation of the series. The article goes in order by release date and it includes a review of the latest release of the Halloween series, which was released October 19, 2018. The films go ...

Season 22 of “South Park” Comes Back with One of its Most “Sincere Episodes in Recent Years”

Season 22 of “South Park” Comes Back with One of its Most “Sincere Episodes in Recent Years”

Robert Correa, Journalist

October 18, 2018

On September 26th, Comedy Central's hit series "South Park" had returned to its original television network for its 22nd Season. After the series had briefly stopped airing episodes during its 21st season in late 2017, the show had returned back to Comedy Central after its brief and unannounced hiatu...

Art Auction Inspires Lincoln Students

Art Auction Inspires Lincoln Students

Siena da Costa Pinto, Reporter

November 3, 2017

Every year ICA, San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, hosts a live auction that showcases both praised and rising artist’s donated pieces, known as Connect & Collect Art Auction and Exhibition; Lincoln students are asked to volunteer for this event each year. The National Art Honors Society, NAHS, he...

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