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Hodgden’s Horoscopes: Capricorn and Pisces working together to help you achieve your goals

Art published by Giordano Ziletti

Gillian Hodgden, News/Feature Editor

February 12, 2019

On Feb. 10, 2019, Mercury moves into the dreamy, idealistic Pisces. A week earlier, Venus moved into the traditionalist, hard-working Capricorn. Though these two signs seem contradictory, their placements in their respective planets are working together to help you achieve your creative aspirations. V...

FUHS theatre’s “The Foreigner” wins the best play in Orange County

Foreigner Set being constructed on the Main Stage   Credit: Michael Despars

Jayme Kim and Katryna Montano

February 1, 2019

On Jan. 18-20, the California Educational Theatre Association (CETA) festival was held at Plummer Auditorium. The FUHS theatre department celebrated multiple victories for their fall productions. CETA awarded FUHS the title of best play in Orange County for “The Foreigner.” However, this succ...

Why you should watch Bojack Horseman

Audry Jeong, Copy/Arts and Entertainment Editor

February 1, 2019

Over the summer I got into the animated series Netflix original, Bojack Horseman. Created by Raphael Bob-Waksberg, the series revolves around Bojack--a talking horse. The show is set in Hollywoo, the alternate dimension of Hollywood. In this world, humans and anthropomorphic (half animal and hal...

Hodgden’s Horoscopes: Aquarius Season

Drawing by William Hone

Gillian Hodgden, News/Feature Editor

January 25, 2019

As we transitioned from Capricorn season into Aquarius season on Jan. 20, we left a time of structure, strong work ethic, and tradition and entered a period of independence, rebellion, and progression. Capricorn season taught us to appreciate the structure and seriousness in life, while Aquarius encoura...

Movie review: Birdbox

Photo Cred: Netflix

Matthew Ballin, Staff Writer

January 22, 2019

The Netflix original film Bird Box has gained a massive amount of popularity since its release date, December 13, 2018. The movie features a star-studded cast, with faces including Sandra Bullock as Malorie Hayes (the protagonist of the film), Trevante Rhodes as Tom, Sarah Paulson as Jessica Hayes,  and Joh...

Movie Review: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

Photo Cred: Google Images

Nathan Smith, Staff Writer

January 17, 2019

Winner of the Best Animated Feature Film Award at the Golden Globes, Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse has grossed over 300 million dollars around the world. The film is focused around teenage Miles Morales, who is bitten by a radioactive spider that transforms him into Spider-Man. Teamed up with other Spi...

Kacey Musgraves’ Golden Hour: A Country album for non-country people

Photo Cred: Album cover courtesy of MCA Nashville under the UMG Nashville Group

Gillian Hodgden, News/Feature Editor

January 16, 2019

As 2018 came to an end, I received a new playlist on my Spotify account, coined “Taste Breakers.” The playlist consisted of new songs and artists out of the typical realm of my usual taste. Interested, I clicked shuffle and gave the playlist a chance. A few songs in, I stumbled upon one that comple...

Movie Review: Aquaman

Photo courtesy of Warner Bros Pictures.

Nathan Smith, Staff Writer

January 8, 2019

Now playing in theaters, Aquaman follows up the events of 2017’s Justice League. It focuses on Arthur Curry’s quest to find the trident of Atlan, and prove to the kingdoms of Atlantis that he is the one true king. The film features an all-starring cast of Jason Momoa as Arthur Curry/Aquaman, Ambe...

Movie Review: Ralph Breaks the Internet

Photo Cred: Disney Pixar

Nathan Smith, Staff Writer

December 13, 2018

Now playing in theaters, Ralph Breaks the Internet picks up six years after the events of 2012’s critically acclaimed Wreck-It Ralph. It focuses on video-game characters Wreck-It Ralph (voiced by John C. Reily) and Vanellope Von Schweetz (voiced by Sarah Silverman) venturing into the Internet to find a rep...

Things to do during the winter

Photo Cred: Chase de Gala

Megan Kim, Copy Editor

December 7, 2018

As the weather gets colder and the jackets and coats come out, the holiday season is just beginning. Because we don’t get snow or extremely cold weather, our ability to participate in traditional winter activities is limited. But, there are still plenty of fun activities that we are able to do, ...

Light and Color show gallery opens

Photo Cred: Claire Valencia

Claire Valencia, Staff Writer

December 6, 2018

Fullerton High School’s Academy of the Arts has created another amazing gallery to showcase. The theme is Light and Color. Mrs. Kudron, Mrs. Crail, and Mr. Hess have worked hard to make sure Gallery 201 is full of amazing pictures. In addition to art, there will be complimentary snacks for you to enjoy while t...

Behind the scenes of “The Foreigner”

Photo Cred: Michael Despars

Claire Valencia, Staff Writer

November 30, 2018

FUHS Academy of the Arts just closed one of their fall productions, The Foreigner. While it displayed fantastic acting, the production was so much more than what the audience sees. The technical elements, including set design, lighting, and so much more contribute to establishing the environment of t...