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John Mulaney performs at the 75th Anniversary USO show in May 2016. His life has been a roller coaster since then.

It’s been a crazy year for comedian John Mulaney

Allison Cavanagh, A&E Editor November 29, 2021

John Mulaney’s relevance in the news lately has been evident, with his name stretching headlines of articles and websites for what seems like longer than a year. You may have seen his standup specials...

Senior Ryan Hannon-Hippe, left, and junior Quinn Morgan perform in the one act play 13 Ways to Screw Up Your College Interview on Oct. 27-28. The Student Directed One Act Play Festival featured three short plays and was the first live performance by Cal High drama since the COVID-19 pandemic hit in March 2020.

Live theatre is back

Evan Heinz, Staff Writer November 4, 2021

Live theatre returned to campus last week, and drama students couldn’t have been any happier. In the first live performance since the COVID-19 pandemic shut down the school in March 2020, the Student-Directed...

Members of the wind ensemble class play Sleigh Ride with their special masks, which include a slit for the instrument.

Masks introduced to band program

Kira Sidhu , Staff Writer October 19, 2021

Ever worn a mask with a slit right in the middle of it?  As the Cal High instrumental music program brings in-person playing back to life, many band students can now answer “yes” to that question. After...

Hollywood has become more inclusive but lighter skin tones are continuously chosen over darker skin.

Hollywood’s representation issue needs fixing

Melody Mulugeta, Staff Writer October 15, 2021

Minority representation is a bone that actors, directors and viewers have picked for decades. Although our society has definitely evolved from once having an aggressively racist film industry, many...

Members of BTS, who have a tradition of taking group photos at every concert, have not performed live since the COVID-19 pandemic hit in March 2020.

BTS ‘Map of the Soul’ tour cancelled

Anika Choudhary, Online Editor October 15, 2021

As performers of all kinds begin to start up tours and concerts again, all eyes are on the world’s biggest music group and the future of their tour.  In other words: What’s up with BTS? Big...

Rapper DaBaby speaks with the media.

DaBaby bigoted HIV/AIDS comments spark controversy

Allison Cavanagh, A&E Editor October 15, 2021

In a media-driven world, cancel culture is not something that lacks persistence.  Several music artists such as Tyler the Creator, Morgan Wallen and Sia have had past and recent information come to...

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