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‘Joker’ #1 in The Box Office Raises Controversy

‘Joker’ #1 in The Box Office Raises Controversy

Xochitl Marin

October 29, 2019

Todd Phillip’s latest film, Joker, debuted October 4th, giving a new face to the insane, iconic DC Universe villain the Joker. Starring Joaquin Phoenix as the Joker’s newest persona, the film made approximately $96 million nationwide and $152.2 million worldwide during its opening weekend...

Tall Girl movie review

Tall Girl movie review

Sarah Carrillo, Managing Editor

October 11, 2019

This year, a new original Netflix movie, Tall Girl, directed by Nzingha Stewart covers teen issues, specifically about the normality in a high school environment where one girl feels that she differentiates from others due to her height. The story takes place in New Orleans and features the main lead,...

The Lumineers’ III, An Album, but So Much More

From Left to Right
Jeremiah Fraites, Lauren Jacobson, Stelth Ulvang, Byron Isaacs, Wesley Shultz.

Daniela Calderon, Web Editor

October 9, 2019

The Lumineers newest album manifests as a deafening beautiful visually-moving masterpiece. Produced by Simone Felice, and titled III, the name is not only significant because it is their third album, but also because the album itself is divided into three parts. Each contains a total of three to ...

Book Review: Black Leopard, Red Wolf by Marlon James

Elena Marin, Staff Writer

September 16, 2019

Black Leopard, Red Wolf is the first novel of Marlon James’s new, Dark Star trilogy, that is engulfed in fantasy, action, myths, and history, focusing on a mercenary named Tracker who is hired to find a mysterious missing child. When I was browsing through the bookstore, Black Leopard, Red Wolf ...

Diversity at DVC

Diversity at DVC

Hasan Daniels and Jordan Foster

May 24, 2019

It is very important that in a school setting, a place where one receives an education, there is a diverse background of students, teachers, staff, and faculty workers. DVC is host to many different ethnic groups. There is a large abundance of Hispanic/and or Latino, African American, Asian, Caucasia...

BurgerIM Review

BurgerIM Review

Sarah Carrillo, Staff Writer

May 14, 2019

BurgerIM, a new fast food restaurant located in El Segundo, has just opened up to the public on Douglas and Maple. This restaurant is located in the plaza where many students purchase their favorite Starbucks drink or their usual Subway sandwich. The BurgerIM restaurant is quite different than your...

The Last Bookstore—A Bookworm’s Daydream

The Last Bookstore in Downtown LA. Elena Marin/Vitruvian Post

Elena Marin

April 10, 2019

In Downtown Los Angeles, there is a bookstore that makes customers feel as if they’re walking through a bibliophile’s ultimate fairytale. As soon as I walked in, I imagined being in the Hogwarts Library in the Harry Potter series or the planet-sized Library in Doctor Who—a beautiful labyrinth of...

‘How to Train Your Dragon: A Hidden World’ Sets Fire to Cinemas

‘How to Train Your Dragon: A Hidden World’ Sets Fire to Cinemas

Daniela Calderon, Staff Writer

April 5, 2019

How to Train your Dragon: The Hidden World, is the final installment to the astounding How to Train Your Dragon trilogy. Bringing to close in the most breathtaking way, a franchise which has spanned nine years. Loosely based on books by the same name, authored by Cressida Crowell, and directed by ...

An album that is a treat for your ears

Wallows group members posing in a balcony. 
Lesley Rodriguez/  The Daily Listening

Lesley Rodriguez, Photo and Video Editor

April 5, 2019

The long-awaited debut Wallows album, Nothing Happens is finally out now. This indie band released its first ever studio album which many fans had waited for a long time. Wallows is constructed of three band members, Dylan Minnette (guitar/vocals), Braeden Lemasters (guitar/vocals) and Cole Preston (drums). ...

GPA’s Just Don’t Cut It Anymore

GPA’s Just Don’t Cut It Anymore

Sophia Szekely, Staff Writer

April 5, 2019

If you don’t live in Bel Air and have mass amounts of money to bribe administrators, then the aching eyes and stiff fingers you get from doing hours of school work might not be enough to get you into the ideal college. Actors Felicity Huffman from the show Desperate Housewives and Lori Loughlin ...

A Bit of Italy in Gardena

Eatalian Cafe on Broadway. Vanessa Hernandez/ Vitruvian Post.

Vanessa Hernandez

March 24, 2019

Living in Gardena, you quickly learn its routes. You learn that if you make a left on Western you’ll be met with an array of Asian and Korean restaurants. A pho house next to a ramen house, a Japanese cafe next to a boba cafe. It may take you a couple of wrong turns, and maybe going in the opposite...

Watts Coffee House

Inside Watts Coffee house where there is a collection of autographs and pictures.

Geovani Espinoza, Social Media Editor

February 27, 2019

When most people think of the city of Watts, the first thing that comes to mind is the notorious Watts riots that took place in 1965. However, Watts is also known for its hidden gem, Watts Coffee house, located on 1827 E 103rd St, Los Angeles, CA 90002. At first glance, the exterior may not seem like...

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