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J-Hope and Becky G release addictive remake of hip-hop track “Chicken Noodle Soup”

J-Hope and Becky G release
The significance of the two artists’ reinterpretation of the 2006 hit
September 30, 2019
The significance of the two artists’ reinterpretation of the 2006 hit

Cross pollinating culture: why the Indian greeting “namaste” should not be popularized in the West

Cross pollinating culture: why the Indian greeting
Unpacking the controversy behind Western usage of the Indian greeting “namaste”
September 27, 2019
Unpacking the controversy behind Western usage of the Indian greeting “namaste”

Sister Scandal: Why the recent James Charles x Tati Westbrook controversy makes me uneasy

Sister Scandal: Why the recent James Charles x Tati Westbrook controversy makes me uneasy
We need to start giving attention to tackling double standards that have arisen from the recent feud between the two beauty vloggers
May 13, 2019

Easy ways to read the news

Easy ways to read the news
A few methods to quickly become informed
March 11, 2019
A few methods to quickly become informed

Stan Twitter culture

Stan Twitter culture
Students share their perspectives on the benefits and the shortcomings of stan Twitter culture
September 15, 2018

tan Twitter.” The word “stan” is defined by Oxford Dictionary as an “overzealous or obsessive fan of a particular celebrity.” “Stan Twitter” refers to the individuals on Twitter who create...

The rise of AP test memes

The rise of AP test memes
Student opinions on sharing AP test information through social media memes
May 25, 2018

As each AP testing season comes and goes, many students worry about the exams they have to take and the content they have to study. However, over the last couple of years, there’s been a rise in AP test...

Donald Trump’s unprofessionalism on Twitter stirs up anger in the U.S. and other nations

Donald Trump’s unprofessionalism on Twitter stirs up anger in the U.S. and other nations
October 20, 2017

uerto Rico’s death toll from Hurricane Maria rises to 48.” “At least 59 killed in Las Vegas shooting rampage, more than 500 others injured.” This month has been filled with tragic headlines like...

#DeleteUber is trending in response to the incident at JFK airport

#DeleteUber is trending in response to the incident at JFK airport
February 5, 2017

Recently, the #DeleteUber has been trending on Twitter. More than 200,000 Uber accounts have been deleted, according to a report from The New York Times It all started on Jan. 28.  According to Forbes...

Storify: IDC Fantastics held Dec. 7

Storify: IDC Fantastics held Dec. 7
December 7, 2012

Straight from  Cupertino High School, El Estoque reporters Yashashree Pisolkar, Eva Spitzen and Namrata Ramani are tweeting pictures and updates about the Fantastics district-wide rally. object width="650"...

Second presidential debate a step towards youth engagement

Second presidential debate a step towards youth engagement
October 17, 2012

Although many reacted to the debate with GIFs and witty Twitter posts poking fun at Obama’s and Romney’s vicious attacks aimed at one another — including Obama’s jab about the size of Romney’s...

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