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The elite smoke the competition away

Kevin Perez, TSV Sports Editor
December 7, 2016 • 1,642 views
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Marijuana use in sports has not been a secret, and even some of the elite athletes advocate the drug in sports. In terms of medical use, it is useful to know two primary components of marijuana. Tetrahydrocannabinol, known as THC, is the most well known cannabinoid found in marijuana. It is the ps...

The green screen

The green screen

Haley Holmes, TSV Chief Copy Editor
December 7, 2016 • 865 views
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In the wake of the legalization of recreational marijuana in California, Nevada and Massachusetts, it should be obvious why so many new series shows are cropping up with a green theme. It might be hard to sift through all of the trim for the great buds, but maybe this list will help you decide what new...

The city’s finest clubs

The city’s finest clubs

Shamal Prasad, TSV Staff Writer
December 7, 2016 • 962 views
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Living in a world where the best medical (and soon to be recreational) marijuana is grown in our backyard, it’s easy to feel slightly overwhelmed with all the storefronts that San Francisco has to offer. Here’s a list of the top three dispensaries you can visit to get top shelf medicine which reaffirms...

Must see stoner movies

Must see stoner movies

Gregory Ragaza, TSV Focal Point Editor
December 7, 2016 • 385 views
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Marijuana culture is highly prevalent in the media, especially in music and movies. There are countless movies that focus on the green bud. Most movies are comedies that follow the misadventures of their stoner protagonists. There are so many of these movies that the sub-genre "stoner comedy" was born. Whether...

Grinding up Proposition 64

Ryan Love, TSV Staff Writer
December 7, 2016 • 302 views
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Last month’s general election caused distress among many across the country, and the shellshock from its results can still be felt resonating through the media and popular culture. Luckily for some Californians, a ballot measure was passed that will allow the disaffected and disillusioned to smoke...

Top 10 scary movies to watch on Halloween

Top 10 scary movies to watch on Halloween

Clayborne Go, TSV Staff Writer
October 31, 2015 • 1,739 views
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As of this year's Halloween, your childhood may be over, but that doesn't mean all the fun of Halloween has to be! Here are some ways to make your Halloween night fun with our top 10 horror movies: 10. "Psycho" (1960): Directed by Alfred Hitchcock   Based on the true story of serial killer Ed Gein, and ad...

Halloween is the new samhain

Halloween is the new samhain

Laurel B. Lujan, TSV News Editor
October 31, 2015 • 1,292 views
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The holiday of Samhain, pronounced "sa-oo-en," is known as Halloween in the United States. But Samhain actually means November in Gaelic. The celebration begins on Oct. 31, known as Witch’s New Year, or more correctly, the ancient Celtic New Year’s Eve and Festival of the Dead. The term "All Hollow’s...

Halloween traditions vary beyond US

Halloween traditions vary beyond US

Alexandria Kenyon, TSV Staff Writer
October 29, 2015 • 1,790 views
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In America, Halloween is something we grew up with as children. Trick-or-treating, pumpkin carving, black and orange decorations all remind us of October and fond memories we have as children. As teenagers we attend Halloween parties in costume and as adults we will probably be taking our own kids trick-or-treating....

The View from Hell: The Yearly Teuflisch

Josh Ripper, TYT Editor in Chief
October 29, 2015 • 1,062 views
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It's another semester, another year, and it is Halloween again! Only this time, we're not getting a pull out section for the newspaper from the supernatural community of Skyline College. Rather, this year we are reduced to "online only," which is a problem. At the end of the day, we are people too. We...

Ghost Stories: Are we ever really alone?

Ghost Stories: Are we ever really alone?

Patricia Anne Manubay, TSV Staff Writer
October 29, 2015 • 2,938 views
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We watch horror movies all the time, run back to our bed when we turn off the lights, and avoid looking at mirrors when our bladders demand to be dealt with at three in the morning. Whether you believe in ghosts or not, students at Skyline College have some interesting stories to share of the unusual,...

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