The Skyline View

Cross country team axed to save money

Michael Chu

April 26, 2003

     The Skyline College cross-country team has run straight into a roadblock.     Due to the recent state budget cuts, Skyline College decided to cut the cross-country team from the athletic program.     "Cross-country, by all means, was a difficult deci...

Trojans lose to Cabrillo 3 – 1

Okey Amuzie

April 26, 2003

     Before spring break the Skyline Trojans baseball team 15-16 (7-11) were defeated by Cabrillo 3-1 April 4.     In the bottom of the ninth inning the Trojans were trying to start a rally trailing 3-0, when third baseman Dante Muto got on base on an error by Cabrillo third baseman Kyle Coolidge. Muto was pitch ran ...

From bebop to hiphop – seven nights of live music in the city

Candida Martinez

April 26, 2003

     Sunday 2/24/03  Hidden amongst an army of boutique hotels, car rentals, and restaurants is the classic dinner club, Biscuits & Blues.     Biscuits & Blues' location in the theater district makes it perhaps makes it a vulnerable target for the countless tourists that decora...

A synthpop flash into the ‘macabre’

Chris Morring

April 26, 2003

     Some bands have the ability to take you on a time warp, yet expand your sonic horizons at the same time. The Faint succeed at this completely. Mixing a dance sound with driving rock elements provide a sound that calls to mind music of the 1980's yet take on a modern feel to it.     The melding of Tod...

Skyline wins with a bit of luck

Okey Amuzie

April 26, 2003

     The resilient Skyline Trojans baseball team won another game in their last at bats as they defeated De Anza 13-17 (6-10) 3-2 April 3.     With two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning, Trojan's first baseman Chris Watters hit a soft ground ball to De Anza shortstop John Bustaisante, who rushed in to get the ...

Cell phone safety: hands free or be fined

Michele Lai

April 26, 2003

     You're driving on the freeway minding your own business, being the cautious driver that you are. You almost have a panic attack when somebody suddenly swerves into your lane, almost hitting your car, thus causing you to swerve into the next lane. You shoot the driver a dirty look and identify the reason for his care...

Wrong solution for low voter turn out

Renee Verducci

April 26, 2003

     I have noticed a trend in the voting patterns of Skyline students in the past ASSC elections, and frankly, I am disgusted.     The only way the ASSC has managed to get students to vote is to bribe them. That's right-its members attract voters by offering them mouthwatering ...

What the …?

Chris Choi

April 26, 2003

     The BART extension to SFO is near completion and is slated to begin service on June 22 this year. This project only took Bechtel 30 plus years to complete and "went $400 million over budget," according to BART board member Tom Radulovich. Just imagine how long it will take them to rebuild Iraq's i...

Featured Recipe

Chris Morring

April 26, 2003

For the Salsa:     1-2 mangos, peeled diced     2 green onions, chopped     1 clove garlic, minced     1-2 Chipotle(smoked jalapeno) peppers, reconstituted and minced     1 lime, juiced     2 tsp. cilantro, chopped     1 tsp. ginger, gratedFor the Fish:     2-4 steaks of Halibut, Ahi Tuna o...

Editorial

April 26, 2003

     Every Spring our college holds elections for the Associated Students Of Skyline College.Due to lack of promotion of the ASSC, most students are unaware of these elections. This limits the number of candidates as well as voters in the year's elections.     It is the respons...

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