Opinion

Elijah Hernandez

Reflections on being back on campus

October 1, 2021 at 11:17 am 0 comments

As I sat outside of an empty classroom, waiting for my professor to arrive and my first class of fall 2021 to start, I looked around to see other students doing the same — some wearing masks and some not. I felt inclined to take mine off, seeing how manyRead More

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Joakim Noah: The Most Fitting Chicago Bull of all-time

March 1, 2021 at 12:22 pm 0 comments

The release is a violent, two handed push. It twists in the air. Like a tornado from afar. As it clackles into the rim, the roar is unprecedented. As two points are put onto the board, Joakim Noah celebrates by shooting his metaphorical bullets into the air. For me asRead More

Nike: Just Don’t Do It

Nike: Just Don’t Do It

February 24, 2021 at 11:30 am 1 comment

On Feb. 1, Nike unveiled a new shoe unlike any other shoe that appeals to everyone. The GO FlyEase is a hands-free running shoe designed for people that require adaptive wear, such as people with disabilities. But that may not be such a good thing. This is not Nike’s firstRead More

Godzilla vs Kong Prediction

Godzilla vs Kong Prediction

February 10, 2021 at 12:13 pm 0 comments

When it comes to movies there is one genre that serves as my guilty pleasure: monster movies. Even though I know they’re usually terrible, there’s something about watching giant monsters destroy cities and beat each other up that makes me happy.  In my opinion, these movies are at their bestRead More

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World Series Prediction

October 19, 2020 at 12:19 pm 0 comments

The 2020 World Series is set. The Los Angeles Dodgers will be facing off against the Tampa Bay Rays. This is the third time in four years that the Dodgers have made the World Series, while the Rays have not been since 2008. The Rays will be looking for theirRead More

Phasmophobia Review

Phasmophobia Review

October 14, 2020 at 11:48 pm 0 comments

Phasmophobia has come from nowhere to become one of the biggest games streaming on Twitch and sold on Steam. It is always in the top 20 “most watched” and “most played” at any given time on their respective platforms. Phasmophobia is a four player cooperative ghost hunting horror game developedRead More

America’s mistakes shouldn’t be ignored

America’s mistakes shouldn’t be ignored

October 1, 2020 at 6:28 pm 0 comments

When ByteDance, Oracle, and WalMart were in talks to purchase the social media service TikTok, President Donald Trump voiced his support. However, as a part of that deal, he wants $5 billion to be funneled into education. This $5 billion would go towards teaching Americans the “real history of ourRead More

“Beat the Blame Game” webinar; Catharsis Productions tackles victim blaming and the stigma surrounding sexual assault

“Beat the Blame Game” webinar; Catharsis Productions tackles victim blaming and the stigma surrounding sexual assault

September 23, 2020 at 11:40 am 0 comments

DMACC Student Activities has planned a number of webinars for students to attend in the absence of in-person events and activities.  Last week, Catharsis Productions held a seminar through GoToWebinar titled “Beat the Blame Game,” an examination of victim blaming and how people can better support people facing abuse, asRead More