The Californian

Free colleges in NY smell like socialism

Aaron Velasquez, Staff Writer

May 30, 2017


Filed under Senior Issue

The state of New York has decided to implement The Excelsior Scholarship, a government aid program aimed at making state and city colleges in New York tuition free. Anybody who is in high schools knows that a high school diploma is not what it used to be. For most students, higher education, ma...

Senior Worsts for the Class of 2017

Aaron Velasquez, Staff Writer

May 25, 2017


Filed under Senior Issue

While everyone is looking back at four special years and remembering all their great friends, I would like to take the time to remind everyone that not everyone you met was oh so perfect. Once again I take it upon myself to be the rainstorm on our parade, that one little voice that lingers and says ...

Quizzes are not real news

Quizzes are not real news

Aaron Velasquez, Staff Writer

March 29, 2017


Filed under News Lite

The Internet is a strange, beautiful and vast wonderland. A place of infinite knowledge and one of the crowning achievements of modern civilization.  Then there’s BuzzFeed, a colossal waste of time, energy, resources, and server space. A place where logic and science are thrown to the wind...

6th Man antics shouldn’t be scaled back

6th Man antics shouldn’t be scaled back

Aaron Velasquez, Staff Writer

February 15, 2017


Filed under Sports

To further amplify the common bitterness of Cal High students trying to have fun on campus, administrators have decided to take their “talents” to basketball games and crack down on our infamous 6th Man. I would like to take a moment to pause and clarify something. The argument of this article...

Breathalyzers are another useless attempt of admin power

Aaron Velasquez, Staff Writer

November 7, 2016


Filed under Opinion

By the late fourth millennium BC, formal civilizations were established in the Mesopotamian river valley, and ever since, there has been a shared effort amongst common people everywhere to fight against the powers that control.  This is no different from our fine establishment that we call California...

Lone Star State becomes loner

Aaron Velasquez, Staff Writer

September 29, 2016


Filed under News Lite

Since the dawn of time man has tried to unravel the mystery as to why Texas has this never-ending desire to secede from the Union. The newest movement to secede has been headed by Daniel Miller, a sixth generation Texan. He is the head of The Texas Nationalist Movement (TNM), which has been fighting...

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