The Skyline View

Green Day revives rock opera on ‘American Idiot’

Frank Romero

September 28, 2004

Artist: Green DayAlbum:American IdiotGenre: Pop-PunkAlbum Highlights: "Homecoming," "Jesus of Suburbia"Web Site: http://www.greenday.comWith 16 years of experience backing them up, as well as a legion of bloodthirsty fans willing to defend the trio to the death, the musical sensation known as Green Day is back on the scene. W...

‘Sky Captain’ flying too low

Johannes Pineda

September 28, 2004

It can be cool when someone puts a new twist on something old.In "Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow," director Kerry Conran does just that, using 21st-century computer-animated special effects to breathe new life into the '40s science fiction genre. You get giant robots, flying machines, jet packs and ray guns, all witho...

Funkier than thou

Elizabeth Sinclair-Smith

September 28, 2004

There are few celebrities in this world that can acceptably get by with one name, for example, Elvis, Beyoncé, Madonna, Sting and others. They are so undeniably hip that perhaps these artists feel as though a second name is too much baggage. While this may be the case, some artists are so cool that, had they a second name, th...

Voice of Oracle speaks to language arts students at Skyline

Shannon Elliott and John Harrison

September 26, 2004

On Sept. 15, Skyline College was blessed by a rare visit. Jim Finn, vice president of Worldwide Communications for Oracle Corporation was a guest speaker for the Journalism program. Luckily for Skyline students, the presentation was open to everyone.Due to a classroom mix up, Finn, a man who is used to receiving great respect, ...

Coach Creighton (far left) and Skyline´s wrestling team are prepared to put the northern regional championships in a headlock.  (Diana Diroy)

Skyline pins new wrestling coach

September 26, 2004

"Believe in yourself and believe in our system," Brauman Creighton confidently says to the wrestlers o...

Skyline ‘questionable’ against Ohlone

The Skyline men´s soccer team´s win, though legitimate, was oftentimes lackluster, not meeting their overall expectations. ()

Andrew McKee

September 26, 2004

Skyline put another win under the drawstrings of their shorts on Sept. 17 with a 2-1 win over Ohlone Co...

The ‘O’ Zone

Amber Ludlow, 18 - Undecided (Diana Diroy)

Okey Amuzie

September 26, 2004

"The Green Bay Packers. They have a better strategy and better teammates.""Jacksonville Jaguars. They h...

Player of the Week


Gina Murray

September 26, 2004

In his first college wrestling match for Skyline College, 18-year-old Jean Leazard came out, went ri...

Skyline history professor James Wong (left) has rubbed shoulders with many of professional wrestling´s best, including Hulk Hogan. ()

Wrestling his way into the history books

September 26, 2004

Hulk Hogan, Macho Man Randy Savage, The Rock, the late Owen Hart, Oscar de la Jolla, George Foreman, Feli...

Events Calendar

September 26, 2004

Sept. 27- Low Cost Eye Exam (Cost: $20) 8:30 a.m.-noon, Room 1319Sept. 28- Coffee Talk: Roman Catholicism 6:30 - 8:30 in CafeteriaSept. 29- Representative from Golden Gate University 10 a.m.- 2 p.m., lobby of building 5 Sept. 30- Representative from Columbia University, NY 2:00-4:00 p.m., lobby of building 5- Representat...

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