If you were to log onto Youtube.com from ten years ago, your recommendations would be filled with videos by a content creator named Bo Burnham. Burnham’s viral videos with titles such as, “i’m bo yo.” and “Rehab Center for Fictional Characters” were famous in the online community. Burnham wrote and performed witty and clever songs … Continue reading Review: Bo Burnham’s Eighth Grade
This October in Los Angeles has been hot, and to beat the heat, why not eat some ice cream from a chic and modern witches’ brew? Cauldron Ice Cream’s second location that just opened in September is located in Artesia, California and is a rather far “broomstick flight” from West Los Angeles, but their smooth … Continue reading Review: Cauldron Ice Cream
Any New West student knows that September and October are always hot. What’s a better way to withstand the heat than to cool off with a delectable scoop of ice cream! I would consider Carmela Ice Cream Co. on Third Street near the Grove to be one of the best ice creameries in Los Angeles. … Continue reading Review: Carmela Ice Cream Co.
Los Angeles may be short on water, but it’s certainly not short on taco places. For Angelenos looking for a new taco restaurant, I recommend B.S. Taqueria on 7th Street in Downtown L.A. Chef Ray Garcia takes an untraditional approach to tacos, drawing his inspiration from Los Angeles culture. If you’re looking for a new … Continue reading Discover LA: B.S. Taqueria
My first impression of Model UN was not very exciting. It was all politics, public speaking, and debating, I found no fun in the idea. Except, when I tried the club just recently and went to a conference, I learned how amazingly fun the club is. While I was at the conference, debating about the … Continue reading Why You Should Join MUN – Told by MUN Delegates
Oscar season is upon us, and among the many films nominated for Best Picture is The Big Short. This film, starring Christian Bale, Ryan Gosling, Brad Pitt, and Steve Carell, tells the story of several men in the world of high-finance on Wall Street, and how they predicted the collapse of the housing market before … Continue reading Review: The Big Short
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time is a novel written in 2003 by author Mark Haddon. This mystery is told from the point of view of 15-year-old Christopher Boone, who despises the color yellow and loves his pet rat, Toby. Christopher finds his neighbor’s dog (Wellington) dead on his street, and his … Continue reading Understanding Christopher Boone