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My Beef with Bond

My Beef with Bond

Anushka Agashe, Staff Writer

October 1, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

I love action movies. There’s something about the explosions and death-defying plots and impossible stunts that just exhilarates me. Real life can be so mundane that sometimes I need the pure, unadulterated fun that only action movies offer. And if I’m being honest, it doesn’t even have to be a ...

Coco Movie Review

Coco Movie Review

Jennifer Barrera, Staff Writer

April 23, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

Coco Movie Review _____________________________ Written by Jennifer Barrera ★★★★★ A beautiful movie about family and chasing your dreams To not forget that your family is there to guide you and that you must chase your dreams. These are the two main lessons I learned from this film. A boy...

Mark of the Thief – Book Review

Mark of the Thief – Book Review

Marlyn Gajek, Staff Writer

April 16, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Home

The book Mark of the Thief by Jennifer A. Nielsen is a book about Nic who is a slave in the Roman era. He was forced to go down into a cavern that contains the treasures of Julius Caesar. The main goal is to gain Caesar's amulet given to him by the gods themselves. This amulet gives the user magic an...

Movie Review – The Greatest Showman.

Movie Review – The Greatest Showman.

Farha Khan, Staff Writer

April 16, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Home

I had the opportunity to see "The Greatest Showman" when it came out with my family, and when I tell you it was amazing, it was undeniably amazing. The whole team behind the movie did a great job of bringing the famous showman P.T. Barnum's story to life. Especially with the songs, I have been replaying...

A Movie Review: Love, Simon

A Movie Review: Love, Simon

Lauren Kim, Staff Writer

April 9, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Home

Dear the Golden Blue readers, If you have seen Love, Simon in theaters already then you may already understand why the word "blue" was emphasized. The movie starts off with our main character Simon typing up an email to the mysterious student named Blue who mentioned that he was gay on a blog. Sim...

When the Olympic Figure Skater Announcers Look Like They’re from the Capitol of Panem

When the Olympic Figure Skater Announcers Look Like They’re from the Capitol of Panem

Lauren Kim, Staff Writer

March 22, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Home, Perspectives

"Welcome, welcome to the 75th Hunger Games--excuse me, I mean welcome to the 23rd Winter Olympic Games!" The 2018 PyeongChang Olympics may be over, but there's no harm in throwing it back at and looking at some memorable moments that occurred during the games. Of course, there were emotional vict...

Why You Should See Black Panther

Why You Should See Black Panther

Brianna Thompson, Staff Writer

March 5, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Home, News

First of all, if you haven't seen Black Panther you must be living under a rock. It's a great movie with an amazing cast. Plus, it has a great representation of both Africans and African Americans and that is really brought to light through the costume designs and the portrayal of the many tribes throughou...

The Diet of An Olympic Athlete

The Diet of An Olympic Athlete

Lauren Kim, Staff Writer

February 22, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Sports

"You are what you eat." This simple statement might explain why my body looks like a hamburger and why the bodies of the Olympic athletes are prime examples of peak physical fitness. As the 2018 PyeongChang Olympics begins, the athletes prepare their minds and bodies for this intense competition. Their...

Salt to the Sea // Book Review

Anushka Agashe, Staff Writer

February 13, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Perspectives

Today’s media is filled with tales, both true and made-up, of the horrors of World War II. There’s a good reason for this, but a stand-out in this genre is the novel Salt to the Sea by author Ruta Sepetys. It revolves around the sinking of the Wilhelm Gustloff, the largest maritime disaster in hi...

Book Review: Famous Last Words

Book Review: Famous Last Words

Marlyn Gajek, Staff Writer

February 5, 2018


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Perspectives

Everyone has his/her own horror story experiences. For Willa Cresky her horror experience starts when her mother remarries to a famous movie producer, Jonathan, and they move to a mansion of a famous movie actress named Diana Del Mar. When Willa moves in, the first thing she does is do some magic w...

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