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Sea of Fire, single bit masterpiece

Jesus Hills

February 26, 2007

I was first introduced to "Sea of Fire" about a week ago, and I haven't been able to stop playing it since. It is pretty much a bare bones version of "World of Warcraft," (it's a bare bones version of Warcraft) with the exceptions being that it doesn't have multiplayer and that it's a game found on a flash game website. S...

Editorial

February 25, 2007

We've celebrated Black History month since 1926 when it first began as "Negro History Week." Now in the 20th century we continue to acknowledge this tradition, but is this celebration fading? When we look towards the month of February the first thing we remember is St. Valentine's Day, then we might, just might, remember Bl...

Talisman: Call for submissions

Brenda Smith

February 25, 2007

This year's Talisman, under the direction of Faculty Advisor Katharine Harer, is accepting poetry, short-stories, and b&w photos or drawings for its 2007 edition.Harer, who is a creative writing instructor and published poet, gives the final approval for accepted entries in the Talisman and contestants need to know what crit...

War of the Worlds

Pro: Alicia Johnson. Con: Jesus Hills

February 25, 2007

Pro:Who the hell would pay $150.00 for a pair of exclusive Nike SB's? Me!!! Collecting sneakers, like any other hobby is a form of expression, and a great way to relieve stress. Younger generations use sneakers as a way to prove who's the coolest in school, and a way to flaunt how much money you have. Some older genera...

View From Here

Jesus Hills

February 25, 2007

Community college isn't just that in between stage after high school and before a four-year university anymore. For some people this is college and after their stay, which is typically longer than two years, they go into the job market or return to the job from whence they came. The point is however long a stay at a community co...

Whitebear Sez

Mike Whitebear

February 25, 2007

This has been going around for a while. Everyone seems to think that I HATE children, and I'm some sort of inhuman monster for doing so. Well, in order to help clean up my good name, I'm going to set the record straight for all those who think they are listening to the wrong person.First off, I have never said "I hate children"...

Grand opening and blessing of new buildings

Grand opening and blessing of new buildings

February 25, 2007

A crowd gathered in front of building six on a sunny Valentines Day, as Larry Franzella the mayor of...

17 year-old arrested on campus for gun possession

17 year-old arrested on campus for gun possession

February 25, 2007

A South San Francisco teen that brought a handgun to campus faces numerous felony charges after being ar...

Baseball world

Kris Marsh

February 25, 2007

The sky was cold and foggy at Skyline College, a typical San Bruno day. In the background, the thump of baseball bats connecting with balls could be heard. So what? Well, the chants and cheering were in Japanese, and the uniforms read Rikkyo. What made Feb 14 and 15 unusual was who was responsible for the sounds, as the baseball ...

Artist of the Week

Shannon Elliott

February 25, 2007

Jazz is an abandonment of preset chord progressions and a lack of melodic patterns, but it is far more than that. It is colors, feelings, designs, straight lines, crooked lines, and wavy lines. All these things are Jazz because when you are listening to a good groove you can see and feel them. Thelonious Monk is one of th...

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