Broly Rages His Way into Theaters with a New Dragonball Movie

Broly Rages His Way into Theaters with a New Dragonball Movie

Joshua Campos, Staff Writer

February 20, 2019


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Broly, a fan favorite non-canon Dragonball Z character has made his way into a fourth movie. Although, with this movie being a reboot of Broly, (now making him canon), this film ties him officially into the Dragonball Super universe. When fans heard that Broly was back, canon, and stronger than ever, fans could not wait to see him in theaters. The hype has been building up since the m...

Women Take Center Stage At The 2019 Grammys

Women Take Center Stage At The 2019 Grammys

Lisset Saavedra, Arts & Entertainment Editor

February 15, 2019


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After the hashtag, #GrammysSoMale, trended last year at the 2018 Grammy Awards with only one female singer winning a major category, Alessia Cara, taking home best new artist. People feared this was how the music industry was going to turn out. Recording Academy President Neil Portnow announced his forthcoming...

Instagram Still Popular Around the World

Instagram Still Popular Around the World

Sara De La Cruz and Kaflin Giron

January 30, 2019


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Instagram is a social networking site that allows users to share photos and videos. The app was created by Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger. It first debuted in 2010 and is still active to this day. This platform is provided for everyone all around the world. People are able to do a lot of different things...

Punisher Shoots His Way Into Netflix With Season 2

Punisher Shoots His Way Into Netflix With Season 2

Joshua Campos, Staff Writer

January 28, 2019


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The new season of The Punisher has just arrived to Netflix, filled with intense action and familiar faces returning as well as a new one showing up. Frank Castle (John Bernthal) is back and better than ever and another character to return is detective Dinah Madani (Amber Rose Revah). Dinah gets Frank to put a stop to a returning foe, Billy Russo (Ben Barnes), who returns with a few sc...

Stan Lee Legacy Will Live On Forever!

Stan Lee Legacy Will Live On Forever!

Sara De La Cruz and Jonathon Eaton

January 17, 2019


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Stan Lee, probably the most iconic Marvel comic writer, passed away November 12, 2018. A date that has been very hard for some of us to fathom. Stanley Martin Lieber, was born December 28, 1922 in Manhattan, New York. Lee was one of the founders of Marvel Comics, which was a family-owned business...

High School Stereotypes VS. the Reality of High School

High School Stereotypes VS. the Reality of High School

Melanie Gramajo and Havana Thomas

December 14, 2018


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There are a wide selection of teen-based movies like The Breakfast Club and High School Musical which tell enjoyable stories of young love and self-discovery. In The Breakfast Club, five high school kids from different walks of life endure a Saturday of detention held by their menacing principal. Throughout the movie, they begin to reveal their true identities, and by doing so, la...

Haunted Theme Park Reviews 2018

Haunted Theme Park Reviews 2018

Kimberly Sandoval, Staff Writer

December 14, 2018


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Fall is the season of spooks and scares. October is the scariest month of the year due to the Halloween holiday at end of the month. Theme parks such as Six Flags, Universal Studios, and Knott's Berry Farm all get in the spirit of Halloween by decorating their parks using props, and creating haunted...

BCCHS Play Pro Adapts an Outstanding Production of the Addams Family

BCCHS Play Pro Adapts an Outstanding Production of the Addams Family

Hadaasa Nae and Isamar Torres

December 5, 2018


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The Birmingham Community Charter High School Play Pro Production has hosted several musicals over the previous several years. Some notable adaptations were The Little Mermaid, The Wizard of Oz, Grease, and Chicago. For the 2018 Fall Play, Play Pro students got a chance to dive deep into their dark side with their own rendition of The Addams Family.  The Addams Fa...

The Rise of K-Pop Around the World

The Rise of K-Pop Around the World

Havana Thomas, Staff Writer

December 3, 2018


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The Korean Wave (Hallyu) defines the global exportation of South Korea’s cultural economy, and recently, one aspect of Korean entertainment has definitely taken the world by storm. Korean pop music, commonly known as K-pop, has finally made a breakthrough in the global music industry after having gradually...

BCCHS Play Pro’s Haunted House, A Scary Success!

BCCHS Play Pro’s Haunted House, A Scary Success!

Gissel Garcia, Managing Editor

November 29, 2018


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Our 2018 BCCHS Play Pro cast held this year's Haunted House like never before. For as long as we can remember, Birmingham has always held a themed haunted house near the end of October to fundraise for our Play Pro cast. The price of entry  has always been $2 per person. This year, our creative Play...

In Memory of Mac Miller

In Memory of Mac Miller

Melanie Gramajo and Ivan Delgado

November 29, 2018


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Malcolm James McCormick was not only an American rapper, singer, and record producer, but a beloved influencer to many artists and people. He began as a young teenager creating music on YouTube and began his professional rap career at the age of 18 when he signed with Rostrum Records in 2010. Mac Miller...

Justin Bieber Eating Burrito Sideways was a Hoax

Justin Bieber Eating Burrito Sideways was a Hoax

Helen Rivera, Front Page Editor

November 27, 2018


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About a month ago a picture of Justin Bieber biting into the middle of a burrito broke the internet. Many news outlets and websites reported on this photo. It also went trending #1 on Twitter for a while. People seemed so bothered by the fact that he ate a burrito this way, that even the media cringed that he bit right into the middl...

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